The Vidya Student Senate for the academic year 2019-2020 organized the arts fest of VAST, Advika 2020 on 6th and 7th March 2020.
Shri Sathyan Anthikad, film director, screenwriter, and lyricist best known for his family dramas in Malayalam cinema, officially launched the logo of Advika 2020, on 11 Febuary 2020. The creative talent of Anugrah J (S8 B Tech ME), is behind the design of the logo. The promo video of Advika 2020 which was created by Jomiyo (S6 B Tech EEE), Jadhesh V P (S6 B Tech CSE) and Sreyas K S (S6 B Tech CE) was launched by Mr Suresh K Karun (PTA President) on 6th March 2020.
The 43 offstage events were held during the evenings from 24th February 2020 to 4th March 2020 with huge participation. A large number of students participated in the 61 on-stage events of Advika 2020 held on 6th and 7th March 2020. Advika 2020 concluded on 7th March 2020 with the Ganamela competition held at Pranavam Auditorium. The results of Advika 2020 are as follows.
The ME Dept secured the overall trophy by securing a total of 339 points from various competitions. The Civil Dept secured the second position with 287 points and the CSE dept secured the third position with 230 points.
The events were coordinated by the Akash K V (S8 B Tech ME), Arts Secretary of Students Senate, with the support and guidance of the Ms Jemy Jose Kakkassery (AP, ECE Dept) Mr Aswin T Surendran (AP, EEE Dept), the Staff Advisors of the Student Senate. All the faculty and staff of the College also extended their support for making the event a successful one.