Salesians of Don Bosco came to Mampetta in the year 1989. They began the work for the youth of the locality by organizing a daily Youth Centre and giving tuition classes to the local children. Soon an Industrial Training Centre and a Computer Centre were begun offering various job oriented training programmes. The ITI got its approval from NCVT- Government of India in 1997. Plus two programme was started in 2005 imparting Higher Secondary Education to the aspiring and deserving students. Later on, to cater to more youth of the neighbourhood and to make them responsible citizens, the institution launched into the higher education sector. Don Bosco College received the official sanction from the Government of Kerala and approval from University of Calicut in 2013 and the first batch of students were enrolled in the same year itself. The institution spares no effort in imparting integral and quality education to lead the students to self-transformation and to make them agents of social development and enrichment.Read More
Don Bosco College, Mampetta with its motto “Crescat et Floreat” (Grow and Glow) aims at imparting quality education to its beneficiaries. The College is part of the worldwide Don Bosco Institutions present in 133 countries, and is affiliated to the University of Calicut, Kerala. Education, especially Higher Education, is not just for passing the University examinations, but for scoring high grades in life. It is a process of “Human Renaissance”, through which one is able to realize the depth of one’s innate being which will enable the individuals to become positive agents of social transformation.
Don Bosco College, Mampetta spares no effort in imparting integrated education to the students keeping in mind this process of human renaissance through value education, personality development classes, self-discipline, social involvement and other such programmes.
“Education is a matter of the heart,” said Don Bosco. So Don Bosco College campus offers a family atmosphere in a ‘home away from home’ environment.
My wish and prayer is that all the students on the campus may realize the importance of this human renaissance and may respond positively to ensure a bright future for them and may contribute their share to build up a better society for all to live in peace and harmony.
Christmas Celebration 2022
A splendid Christmas celebration was held on 23rd December 2022 in the college campus. The day started with a Christmas tree competition from 8.40 to 9.4am. A beautiful crib prepared by the ITI students was opened by Fr. Aji Puthiyaparabil at 9.45am. This was followed by the official programme on the main stage. Fr. Dr. Joby M Abraham welcomed everyone. Fr. Aji Puthiyaparambil was the chief guest of the day and he gave a inspiring Christmas message. Fr. Jeeson Kurian, the Director of the Campus delivered the words of blessing. There was a Christmas theme presentation by the students. Santa Clause distributed gifts to the students and staff. This was followed by department wise carol singing completion. Mrs. Manju Varghese proposed the vote of thanks. The Students dispersed to class rooms for class wise celebration after having cake and refreshment. In the afternoon there was Christmas celebration for all the staff in the campus. The celebration ended with a high tea.
Sports Day 2022-
Students and staff of Don Bosco College, Mampetta celebrated the annual sports meet as on 20th December 2022. Mr. Tomy Cheriyan (Sports Coach, Malabar Sports Academy ) was the chief guest for the occasion. There was great participation from the students. They took part in the events with much enthusiasm and interest. The Sports committee under the leadership of Liju Sir and the college union did a wonderful job with meticulous planning and perfect execution of the day’s events. The sports committee looks forward to newer challenges and goals which meet the aspirations of the students. Our students gave a lot of time and energy for the great success of our annual sports meet. Everyone observed that this was one of the best sports meet by way of participation and organization.
Department of Management Studies conducted a study tour on December 15 to 18 to Goa. 17 students from BBA 3rd year and 3 staff members joined the trip. The Journey started at 6:00 pm on 15th December from Calicut railway station. On 16th morning the team arrived at Madgaon and the travel agency picked them up from railway station. The team visited Fort Aguada, Calangute beach and Baga Beach. There was a DJ party at night. On 17th, they visited Old Goa Church, Miramar beach and Colva Beach. After dinner, they reached the railway station and on 18th noon the team reached Calicut railway station. It was a wonderful experience to all students and staff members.
Lead and Win
Department of Management conducted a leadership training Series 3 "Lead and Win" on 14th December 2022 in AV hall at 11:45am to 12:45pm. All the students of BBA department participated in the programme. Ms. Gigi George and Ms. Jancy M Scaria handled the sessions about different leadership styles. It helped the students to improve their leadership skills.
Union Inauguration Arambham – 22
December 2, 2022 was indeed a golden lettered day in the annals of Don Bosco College, Mampetta. On that day there was the College Union Inauguration named Arambham – 22. The Chief Guest of the day was Mrs. Alphonsa Mathew, the Corporation Councillor. The official function started at 2.30 pm. The occasion was graced with the presence of the Manager Fr. Jeeson Nelluvelil, Principal Fr. Dr. Joby M Abraham and all the teaching and non-teaching faculty. After the inauguration, the Union office bearers took the oath which was administered by Fr. Martin, the Union Advisor. The union pledged to be the real liaison between the management and the students. The function was embellished by the cultural programmes by the students. The official programme was over by 5.00 pm. Tea and snacks were given to all the students. The highlight of the day was the then held dj by dj zaviox. It was a heart blowing performance and everyone enjoyed it from the start to the end. It was such a joy to see all the staff and students dancing to the beats of dj. As the name indicates, it was a good beginning to all the union activities for the academic year 2022 – 23.
'A Day with Jane Austen '
The department of English, Don Bosco College Mampetta organised a film fest named 'A Day With Jane Austen' in association with IQAC on December 17th 2022. The one day film fest screened two movies based on Jane Austen's famous works: Pride and Prejudice and Emma. The fest started with an introduction on Jane Austen and her works and was followed by the screening of the movie Pride and Prejudice directed by Jow Wright at 10:00am and Emma directed by Autumn de Wilde at 1:30pm. The screening of movies were followed by discussions on the pertinent questions raised in the films on women and society. The fest was a huge success with students openly deliberating on issues which are taboo and swept under the carpet in the society. The fest concluded at 4pm.