Serampore Girls' College

13, T.C. Goswami Street, Serampore, Hooghly - 712201, West Bengal, India

Established in 1981, Affiliated to the University of Calcutta

AISHE Code - C11984

Students' Corner

Food Fair

Food Bazar (Entrepreneurship), 2023

Title of the Activity: Food Bazar (Entrepreneurship)

Objective:- Entrepreneurship is the ability and readiness to develop, organize and run a business enterprise, along with any of its uncertainties in order to make a profit. The most prominent example of entrepreneurship is the starting of new businesses.

                                   Serampore Girls’ College have three motto- Educate, Empower and Enlighten. This Food Bazar provided a platform to venture out this skill of being an Entrepreneur, where they brought Food items from their own shelter and put up for sale for every member of this institution. Starting any new venture involves a considerable amount of failure risk. Therefore, an entrepreneur needs to be courageous and able to evaluate and take risks, which is an essential part of being an entrepreneur. This Food Bazar acted as a stepping stone for developing that courage, that skill and that creativity to market their product. Around 25 students of the institution participated in this venture.

Organizing Department: - It was an Open platform where students from different departments participated. But the primary work of organizing the exhibition was done by the Cultural Committee of Serampore Girls’ College

Place of the Activity: Within campus

Date and Time of the Activity: - Date- 13.05.2023, Time- 3:00p.m.

Outcome: - Entrepreneurs are the fuel that drive small businesses and, in turn acts as an important part of any economy. It is not only about financial improvement of an individual. But also it acts as a platform where you can directly improve the lives of others. This program provided the students an exposure to the competitive professional world that exist outside the comfortable room of 4 walls.