Student Alumni Relations Cell(SARC) is a student body of BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus working under the aegis of the Dean of Alumni Relations Divison to develop the Alumni - Student engagement. We continuously strive to establish connections and strengthening the ties between current students to alumni and alumni to their alma mater. For achieving our goals, we organize a plethora of activities and events and take on a variety of new initiatives.
Life in a _(Dash)
From its establishment in 1964, BITS Pilani has been the alma mater to some of the most successful individuals all over the world. The Life in _(Dash) series serves as an opportunity to the current students to meet and learn from the knowlegde and experience of such great people who had made a mark in their careers. A sector themed panel of alumni is invited to campus every semester to have a dicussion on the various possible domains of career ranging from research to IT to consulting and civil services.
Intoduced first as an attempt to keep the intellectual ball of students rolling during the COVID-19 pandemic, Plugin is an online webinar series meant for BITSians, by BITSians. For each webinar, we invite one of our distinguished alum to present an online talk on current hot topics like changing societal landscape using AI, economics of disease, career marathon etc.
Director's Tea Party
Lovingly known as Diro, the Director's Tea Party has been a celebrated tradition at BITS that marks the end of a glorious chapter in the graduating batch's lives. Apart from giving a sense of closure to a phase of their lives, it also signifies the advancement into an unpredictable and fascinating world. It is an evening well spent with your fellow batchmates and professors to savor the sweet memories of your time on campus before you bid adieu to move on to the next chapter of your life.
BITS Echo is our institute's very own quaterly newsletter covering important recent developments at Alumni front and new changes across different campuses.
Reunions & Student Alumni Meets
Looking to reconnect with old friends, relive the good old days and discover what all has changed in your alma mater since you left? No worries, we got you covered. We help organize the silver, ruby and golden jubilee reunions each year by managing the on-ground logistics. We also provide guided campus tours and conduct fun meet-ups like Alumni Sports Meet, Student Alumni Meet etc. to help you connect better with your alma mater
BITSians' Day Events
BITSians' Day is celebrated on the first Friday of August every year.Since its inception in 2013, it has grown in prominence with each passing year and has become an occasion which BITSians eagerly look forward to – a chance to reunite with old mates, forge new bonds, relive old memories and make some new ones. And to show our bit of BITSian spirit, we organize various on-campus events like BITSian's Day Run, Webinars and many more.
Spanning over two days, this is a photography session held for the "psenti-yearites". Engraved with creativity and enthusiasm, all final year students gather to click pics with their fellow batchmates and their beloved faculty members.
College life is filled with incredible moments and we take some of them with us as memories. In the form of Yearbook, SARC provides a way for the final year students to re-live some of those memorable moments in the words and pics of their friends. It is the memories that live on and the sweetest of them are made here at BITS Pilani!