Published : Friday, 18 July, 2014 03:50 PM
IFIM Business School welcomed the PGDM batch of 2014-16 on 16th July, 2014. The ceremony started with the new students receiving lighted lamps from the faculty resembling the exchange of values to their new batch of students. The ceremony was presided over by the Chief Guest, Mr. Pradeep Kumar, Director- HP Global Analytics, IFIM’s Alumni from the 1996-98 batch Mr. Shivam Sinha, Zonal Head South- Standard Chartered Bank Ltd., Dr.Madhumita Chatterji, Director- IFIM and Dr. R.S Nirjar, Executive Chairman- Board of Governors, IFIM. The Director delivered the welcome address where in she spoke about IFIM’s vision and stressed upon the fact that the students need to keep up the vision of the institute and make the best use of their education through honesty and integrity.
Mr. Pradeep Kumar gave the students five points to live by as a professional and a human being. He addressed the students to be aware of the changes that were happening around them, to be on the lookout for opportunities in our environment. He also told the students to unlock their potential, to increase the circle of influence, determine goals and try to achieve it with passion. And last but not the least, be an active contributor to the society.
Mr. Shivam Sinha, alumni of IFIM expressed his feeling of humbleness of being invited to his alma mater. He advised the new batch of students to be active in sports, which teaches us to win as well as loose gracefully. He also asked them to have confidence and impart that onto others.