PGDM Convocation Ceremony Batch 2016-18, Date: 16th March 2019
The Seventh Convocation ceremony of Indira Institute of Management Pune, PGDM 2016-18 batch was held on Saturday, 16th March, 2019. The esteemed chief guest for the occasion was Mr. Sanjay Bhan, Head Sales and After Sales, Hero Motocorp. The occasion was graced by Group Director – IGI Prof. Chetan Wakalkar, Executive Director- Corporate Relations- IGI Ms. Madhuri Sathe, Director- IIMP Dr. Pandit Mali, Director- ISBS Dr. Renu Bhargava and the faculty members.
The Convocation Ceremony began with the tradition of Convocation procession, handing over of the institute’s flag by the passing out Student Council President to their current counterparts. This symbolizes exchange of responsibilities by the outgoing president to the current president.
The award ceremony proceeded with the welcome address by Group Director- IGI Prof. Chetan Wakalkar, welcoming the dignitaries, parents and the alumni.
The Chief Guest Mr. Sanjay Bhan, Head Sales and After Sales, Hero Motocorp congratulated the students and gave them valuable learnings for their future. His words on “Creativity starts with innovation and innovation starts with ‘I’ “definitely justify a mark in the student’s minds. He also gave inputs on relationship management for the future growth of the post graduates.
Then we had the unveiling of “Tapasya” magazine by the Chief Guest, Group Director and all the dignitaries. “Tapasya” is our corporate magazine. This magazine keeps the readers abreast with the latest trends, insights, and tools in the world of business. It is also an important component of industry academic interface.
Then we had the most awaited function the award ceremony. Awards medals and trophies to the Outstanding Academic Achievers where bestowed by the Honorable Chief Guest Mr. Sanjay Bhan, and Group Director Prof. Chetan Wakalkar. This function was followed by conferring of Diplomas by the Chief Guest and Group Director joining them were the respected dignitaries Ms. Madhuri Sathe, Dr. Renu Bhargava, Dr. Pandit Mali, & Dr. S P Singh.
The Convocation ceremony was concluded by vote of thanks by Dr. Pandit Mali. Director IIMP . The happiness on the face of the parents was the reward of our efforts in giving the best education to our students.
The convocation ceremony was a moment of achievement, pride, fulfillment, joy and happiness.