13 Irritating facts about Manipal


Attendance- Most of us shall complete a pseudo-correspondence course in the college. The only thing that takes us to college is that 75% barrier! Buses– I used to wake up at 7:40, have breakfast and go for class! It can’t be done any longer because the 16th and 17th block ditches are way too cumbersome…

Things to do before leaving college


Learn playing an Instrument- You’d never get enough time for it ever in your life after college. Perfect Week- Drink/Party for straight 7 days, generally achieved in the penultimate semester. Night Out of hostel- to be done in first year. The thrill is priceless. Get into a relationship- people tell me it’s good (generally); nevertheless…

Farewell- Batch 1984-88 MIT Manipal


The Royal mech. brought a band to the college in some style this year; some went for a boat party and others the usual slogans around the campus. Everyone was in awe of them. Let’s take a peak on how it was done by the 88 batch. It was unusual for an Engineer to be,…

Ten signs that you are MANIPALised


I went for a few drinks with a fellow Manipalite yesterday. It was after ages that we were drinking like we did in college (25 days!). There were umpteen occasions where we raised our glasses to being Manipalites. When the night finally ended I exclaimed to him with a sigh, “We are Manipalised!”. That got…