The Student Council of MIT Manipal has established the Students Teaching Students Program, an ambitious and advantageous project where students can learn and improve upon subjects with the help of fellow students. This will enable them to learn topics they might have missed out on in class at their own pace with flexible timings.
One of the most important student bodies in MIT, the Student Council is an example of indirect democracy in action. These elected individuals form the link between the student populace and the authorities. In this article, the members of the Council share their motivations for running for office and their agenda for the coming year.