SSMC Bengaluru To Host “Origins Cup” An Inter-College Sports Tournament


Symbiosis School of Media and Communication (SSMC) – Bengaluru is organizing ORIGINS CUP – an Inter College Sports Tournament starting from 10th December, 2016 – 19th December, 2016 with 18 participating colleges and institutions across Bengaluru city. 

It includes participation from across Bengaluru, Origins Cup is one of the biggest inter-college sports tournaments in the city. At Origins Cup, you will witness competitiveness and sportsmanship of the highest order, with opportunities offered in badminton, basketball, chess, cricket, football and table tennis.

Parallel to these, there are fun activities like quiz and on ground activations.

The fourth year of this event tries to make it media relevant along with the sporting extravaganza with inclusion of activities like Ad film competition, PR events, Street plays and Sports Photography competition.

The previous year saw over 16 renowned colleges participating in Origins Cup, proving their mettle in various sporting events. Hakimuddin Habibulla, renowned Olympic swimmer and participant of the Melbourne Olympics, attended the closing ceremony along with KV Unnikrishnan, Regional Manager of TVS Tyres, and the major sponsor of Origins Cup 2015. A front-page article was featured on the September edition of Deccan Chronicle covering the event.

This year the event will be recapturing the energy on a much grander scale. Origins Cup 2016, has associated itself with an NGO for a social cause as well as encourage the importance of sports across the city.

About SSMC

At SSMC-B, learning is a participative and interactive activity. SSMC-B aims to serve the multifaceted needs of the media and communication industry in particular, and the society in general, through education, training, research and advocacy. SSMC-B has received the 4th best advertising school –National and the 4the best media communication school – South India. This recognition was given by Laqshya group in “India’s first ever comprehensive media, communication and design education rating, raking and awards at the national level”. SSMC –B has carved a niche in media and communication through its MBA program in Communication Management. It has been deemed as the centre of excellence in advertising and public relations.

Press Release, 9th December 2016


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