VCPE&R > Alumni


The Alumni Association of MES’s Vidyadhiraja college of Physical Education and Research- New Panvel is dedicated to the enhancement of teaching competencies among students. It serves as a platform to facilitate interaction between current students and alumni, driven by shared ideals and values. This interaction aims to uplift both present and future alumni by providing support to develop social, emotional, and technical aspects that contribute to a richer teaching and learning experience.

Alumni Committee

Mr. Girish Chandra SinghPresident
Shashikant Parshuram PatilVice President
Dr. Jaywant ManeSecretary
Shailesh JadhavJoint Secretary
Hemant Bhau PayerTreasurer
Kalpesh Sudhakar ZemseMember
Nikhil Arun AherMember


  • Facilitate connections between current students and alumni.
  • Encourage the exchange of academic, cultural, and social experiences between students and alumni.
  • Mentor and guide students in their pursuit of better learning and growth opportunities.
  • Foster goodwill and a sense of pride among both alumni and students.
  • Provide advice and organize activities to motivate and enhance student skill sets.
  • Collaborate with the institution in planning and executing alumni events.

Alumni Role

Alumni Role in institution functioning and for student welfare:
Overall, the active involvement of alumni at Vidyadhiraja College of Physical Education and Research greatly enhances the college experience for students and contributes to their personal, academic, and professional development. By motivating students, organizing diverse activities, providing mentorship, and offering placement advice and support, alumni play a pivotal role in shaping the future success of students and the institution alike.

1. Motivating Freshly Enrolled Students:

  • The alumni of Vidyadhiraja College of Physical Education and Research play a vital role in motivating freshly enrolled students at the institution. Through various initiatives and interactions, alumni inspire and encourage new students to excel in their academic and extracurricular pursuits. Some key activities include:
  • Orientation Sessions: Alumni are invited to participate in orientation sessions for newly enrolled students. They share their personal experiences, insights, and success stories, motivating newcomers to set goals and strive for excellence during their academic journey.
  • Mentorship Programs: This program is in pipe line in which Alumni volunteer as mentors for newly enrolled students, offering guidance, support, and encouragement. They may serve as role models, helping students navigate academic challenges and career aspirations with confidence.

2. Organization of Various Activities Other Than Classroom Activities:
The alumni actively contribute to the organization of various activities beyond classroom sessions, enriching the college experience for students. Their involvement fosters a vibrant campus environment and promotes holistic development. Key initiatives include:

  • Sports Tournaments: Alumni organize and participate in sports tournaments, fostering camaraderie and sportsmanship among students. These events provide opportunities for students to showcase their athletic talents and build lasting friendships.
  • Cultural Events: Alumni collaborate with college authorities to organize cultural events such as talent shows, music concerts, and dance performances. These activities celebrate diversity, creativity, and artistic expression within the college community.
  • Workshops and Seminars: Alumni conduct workshops and seminars on topics of interest ranging from fitness and nutrition to sports psychology and career development. These events broaden students’ horizons and enhance their knowledge beyond the confines of the classroom.

3. Placement Advice and Support:
Alumni play a crucial role in providing placement advice and support to students, helping them transition smoothly from academia to the professional world. Their guidance enhances students’ employability and prepares them for successful careers. Key activities include:

  • Industry Insights: Alumni share insights into various industries, job roles, and career pathways during interactive sessions with students. They provide firsthand knowledge about the job market and offer tips for securing internships and employment opportunities.
  • Resume Workshops: Alumni conduct workshops on resume writing, cover letter preparation, and job search strategies to help students craft compelling applications and stand out to potential employers.
  • Networking Events: Alumni organize networking events and career fairs where students can connect with industry professionals, alumni, and recruiters. These events facilitate meaningful interactions and open doors to internship and job opportunities.
  • Mock Interviews: Alumni conduct mock interview sessions to help students hone their interviewing skills and gain confidence in articulating their strengths and experiences. They provide constructive feedback and advice for improvement to enhance students’ interview performance.

4. Support to Curriculum delivery
The alumni contribute to the delivery of the curriculum, enriching the academic experience for students and enhancing the quality of education provided by the institution. Their involvement in curriculum delivery serves to bridge the gap between academic theory and real-world practice, providing students with valuable insights and practical knowledge.

  • Guest Lectures and Workshops: Alumni are invited to deliver guest lectures and conduct workshops on topics relevant to the curriculum. These sessions provide students with industry-specific knowledge, practical skills, and insights into emerging trends and developments in the field of physical education. Alumni share their expertise and experiences, enriching classroom discussions and enhancing students’ understanding of key concepts.
  • Practical Demonstrations and Case Studies: Alumni often participate in practical demonstrations and case studies, bringing real-world examples and applications into the classroom. They share their experiences from the field, illustrating theoretical concepts with practical scenarios and demonstrating how concepts learned in the classroom are applied in professional practice. This hands-on approach to learning deepens students’ understanding and prepares them for the challenges they may encounter in their future careers.
  • Curriculum Development and Review: Alumni contribute to the development and review of the curriculum, drawing on their professional experiences and insights to ensure that the curriculum remains relevant, up-to-date, and aligned with industry standards. They provide feedback on course content, learning objectives, and teaching methodologies, helping to shape the curriculum to meet the evolving needs of students and the industry. Alumni input ensures that the curriculum reflects current trends, best practices, and emerging areas of interest in the field of physical education.

5. Field Visits and Internship Opportunities:

  • Alumni facilitate field visits and internship opportunities for students, allowing them to gain firsthand experience and practical exposure to the various aspects of physical education. Alumni connections in the industry enable students to access internship placements at reputable organizations, sports clubs, fitness centers, and educational institutions. These experiential learning opportunities complement classroom instruction and provide students with valuable insights into the professional world.