Academic rigour, on-the-job learning projects, and other academic engagements at St. Xavier’s Bangalore are blended with fun activities, co-curricular activities for personal and leadership development, sports and games for overall mental wellness and physical fitness. A happy mind and a fit body is essential today for surviving in the fiercely demanding and competitive business world.
Students at St. Xavier’s Bangalore can participate in one or more of the clubs at the campus:
Cultural and Arts Club
The Cultural and Arts Club fosters creative and artistic talents in SXB. The club takes care of the organization of the annual intra-collegiate cultural and arts competitions and the inter-collegiate cultural fest. The competitions during the ethnic fest are also taken care of by the Cultural and Arts Club. The club encourages the students to explore and exhibit their best intellectual capabilities and aesthetics. The club also takes initiative in training students in various forms of dance, dramatics and other cultural events. It also prepares students for participation in the outside events.
The Literary Club’s objective is to develop and hone the literary skills of the students. The Club encourages the students to develop a taste for literature and also work towards improving their spoken and written language. It is involved in a variety of activities aimed at building up the confidence and grooming the talents of students in facing various interpersonal activities and competitions. The Club has initiated competitions in extempore, essay writing, creative writing, poetry writing, debate, elocution, skit, quiz and reading to enhance the speech and oratorical skills of students.
“Gold Medals aren’t made of gold. They are made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts” – Dane Gable The Sports Club’s objective is to encourage all students to participate in sports and games to remain mentally and physically fit. It organises intra-collegiate sports events and tournaments, inter-collegiate sports events and tournaments and several other events to involve all students in sports activities. With an enviable sports infrastructure at SXB’s campus, the Sports Club is one of the most active clubs on the campus.
SXB has a Women's Club to build sensitivity to women's issues. The Club conducts programme for female students and for women in the neighborhood on themes such as women's rights, discrimination, and empowerment. It also deals with women's grievances, promotes Gender equality and respect for women, empowerment of women and promotes women entrepreneurships. The Women's Club, at its own level organizes special workshops for girl students on health and other women related issues. The annual International Women's Day Celebrations are organized by the Club.
Ragging is an act that we as a body of educators and students have zero-tolerance for. Echoing this is our anti-ragging cell was established for the purpose of looking into and eliminating all forms of ragging in campus.