Career Guidance Seminar was organised by the IPS for students of Std. XII on “Careers in Armed Forces” : on 13th December 2003. Brig. S.C. Sharma (Retd), Brig. Tyagarajan (Retd.), Admiral I.C. Rao, PVSM, AVSM, Cdr. D.V.S. Verma and Wing Com. R.V. Parasnis (Retd.) spoke in their respective areas of Army, Navy and Air Force. The talks were well received by the participants from our Jr. College as well as students from other Colleges.
On 24th April 2004 Dr. (Mrs.) Anjali Kant, Lecturer, Ali Yavar Jung, National Institute of Hearing Handicap delivered a lecture on “Speech and Language, Reading and Writing problems among School and College Students”.
A month long summer camp in Yoga, Gymnastics and Aerobics during vacation for school students from 20th April to 1st June 2004. Shri. D.P. Suvarna guided the students. In all 26 students took advantage of the IPS initiative.
A Seminar of Excellence in Competitive Examinations organized by the Helping Hand Foundation for Std. X and XII was co-sponsored by VPM on 19th June 2004.
A lecture on “Different Aspects of Public Speaking with Special Reference to the Role of Teachers” was held on 14th August 2004. Smt. Rashmi Narasapur, Life Member, Currently Member, VPM’s Managing Committee, and Director, Chaitanya Institute delivered the lecture.
A programme on yoga was also conducted during the Deepavali vacation for English Primary School children by Ms. Grace Noronha, HM, VPM’s English Primary School. In all 50 students were enrolled.
Under the auspices of the IPS a lecture was delivered by Dr. Balwant Chavan, M.D. (M.A) Columbo on “Nature Cure: An Alternative Medicine for Good Health’ on Saturday the 15th January, 2005. It was well attended by the VPM’s Managing Committee members, Teachers and nonteaching staff.
A presentation on Insurance and Mutual fund products by Aviva Life Insurance Co. Team on 3rd December 2005. Shri Kaushik S. Rindani conducted a workshop on “Managing Self for Excellence” on 4th March 2006.
Prof. S. K. Saksena, Dept. of Physics, K.J. Somaiyya College of Science and Commerce delivered a lecture-cum-demo on yoga on 19th August 2006. A lecture on “Career Opportunities in Journalism” was delivered on 31st August 2006 by Shri Srinivas Hebbar, Sr. Assistant Editor, Hindustan Times.
A lecture by Dr. C.V. Venkatachalan, Prof. of Sociology (Retd), The National College, Bangalore was organised on “Relevance of Gandhian Ideas Today” on 9th September 2006.
A lecture by Acharya Munindraji Chaitanya of Chinmaya Mission, Bangalore on 9th December 2006 on “Inspired Living” was organised.
Question and Answer session on “Ayurvedic Medicines” with Dr. Sanjeev A. Mahuli, Ayurvedic Consultant was arranged for the benefit of all the Teachers on 28th February 2007.
A lecture-cum-slide show on Visit to Antarctica and Arctic by Mrs Urmi Ashvin Popat, Architect was held on 30th March 2007.
VPM’s IPS arranged a workshop on “First Aid Programme” by Dr. Manjeet Singh of Wockhardt Hospital on 6 September 2008.
A talk on “Fire Hazard: Do’s & Don’ts” by Shri B. S. Khade, Retd. Chief Fire Officer, Mumbai was organized on 13 December 2008.
On 10 July 2010, a special lecture on “How to choose your Career” Aptitude test by Dr. Bharati Manek, Clinical Psychologist, and Counseling Psychiatrist, was organized for the students of B. R. Tol English High School.
A seminar on “Vision 2020” was held in the School for the Std. X students on 6 August 2011.
A seminar was conducted on 3 August 2011 by Dr. M. P. Rozatkar on “Save Environment for all the Schools of VPM.