|SELF- DEFENCE PROGRAMME ( SDP)|
In a first of its kind, Mithibai College conducted a Self-Defence training programme, exclusively for the girl students of the college.
The first programme was conducted in 2008 and another in 2009. Each programme was for five days. Four students of the college, Ms.Amrita Nirmal, Ms.Shivani Menon, Ms.Alisha Menon and Ms.Urvashi Menon, all Black Belts in martial arts, were chosen as instructors.
Some lady staff members of the college also joined as trainees, which motivated student participants. The programme concluded with competitive demonstrations by the trainees. Dr. K.V. Mangaonkar awarded each trainee a certificate of participation on successful completion of the training programme. Mrs. Nimmi Mir, of the Department of Chemistry, was the convener of this Programme.