Ten academies, one aim: To create leaders in all disciplines
The academies provide Presidians a platform to discover and hone their abilities. Through activities, real life experiences, projects and events, the academies empower students with skills essential to be a leader in the modern world.
Out of the Box: Academy for Creativity
Every Breakthrough, Whether in science arts or commerce, can be attributed to unconventional thinking to come up with imaginative solutions, To Generate Ides, To think out of the box are skills that takes one ahead in life, Today, more than ever, we need creative thinking for everything from reversing global warming to advancing one's career. We believe that all great thinking is out-of-th-box thinking, created from the passion within.
The Next : Academy for Information Technology
In today's age and time, technology holds the largest share of people's imagination. The times are gone when a mail took several days to reach its destination, and now it is just a matter of seconds. The world has become really smaller as it is completely surrounded by the web of technology. A man residing in north pole is now as close to us as our neighbours. The evolution of Information Technology has made things that were considered impossible a reality. We believe that the future belong to those who are driven by technology.
The Eighth Note : Academy for Music
Beethoven called it the language of god.To listen to a moving piece of music is to treat oneself to a tiny yet splendid piece of heaven. Music can evoke every feeling to occupy the human heart-from deep melancholy to profound joy.The styles, the range, and the variety of music are as diverse as the people who listen to them.Listening to jazz you will feel the explosion of joy;a kirtan tells you to experience the presence of divinity;a peppy film song elevates your mood. But every note of music is an attempt to speak the universal language of humanity.We believe music nourishes the soul and enriches our life.
Rhythm of the Soul : Academy for Dance
Dance is the poetry of the body, the language of the soul, the song of the feet. Every culture, in every corner of the world, has at least one dance form. Whether it is ballet or bharatanatyam, belly dancing or bhangra, dance brings people together, spreads joy and is great fun. It's an art form that teaches one elegance, grace and style, and a great exercise that lets one learn the value of dedication, practice and control. We believe to dance is to express yourself, to be yourself, to love yourself.
The Ring Side View : Academy for Theatre
As shakespeare said, all the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players. Theatre can turn children into great actors, but better still it can turn them into great orators, speakers and leaders. One day they wouldn't just enthral an audience with their acting stills, but win over a boardroom, or make an impression in an annual meeting. And the world would indeed be their stage. We believe theatre improves one's performance, both on and off the stage.
The Big League: Academy for Sports and Adventure
People who do well in sports do well in life too. They are better equipped to manage a crisis, spot and opportunity and make the best of any situation. Simply put, to excel in Sports. Sports is to excel in life. It teaches you the value of perseverance, Discipline, Endurance, Self control, Clear Thinking and leadership. It teaches you to win from the toughest situations and brings out the killer instinct in you. We Believe one can learn everything there's to learn in this world from sports.
The House of Lords : Academy for Management
Management is not just about running an organization; it's also about running your life. A good leader doesn't just lead others, but oneself too. In one sense, everything in life, whether it's studies, career, politics or running a home, is about management. To tell apart the important from the unimportant, to not to lose sight of the big picture, to learn how to sensibly allocate resources, to get results - these are qualities that no leader can do without. We believe that the one who manages well is always a great leader.
The Best Medicine : Academy for Fun & Humour
Mark twain once said that the human race has only one really effective weapon and that is laughter. Humour is the most infectious thing in the world. It is also a medicine for the soul. When laughter is shared, it binds people together and creates joy and intimacy between them. A great sense of humour is the best way to connect with the world around you. One must learn to enjoy the lighter side of life to come out as a winner in any difficult situation. We believe that the humour can transform this world into a beautiful and heavenly place to live.
The Storytellers : Academy for Mass Communication
Words wield tremendous power. Whether spoken or written, words can bring about a revolution, change the destiny of the world and transform lives of millions. Learn how to communicate with words and you would no longer be a mute spectator of momentous events, but an active participant who occupies the world's centre stage. To create a movement, all one has to do is reach out to the masses and touch them. We believe that powerful communication can bring about revolutions.
Planet Love : Academy for Social Causes
It is more blessed to give than to receive, says the bible compassion towards the less fortunate among us is a quality that no leader can do without. it's no coincidence that the world's greatest entrepreneurs like bill gates and warren buffet are also the world's greatest philanthropists in today's age where business corporations have dedicated departments for corporate. social responsibility it is never too early to learn about the art and science of compassion and giving. we truly believe it is the power of love that makes the world go round.