Annual Convocation 2015
-A joyous milestone
Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH), Greater Noida held its 27th Convocation ceremony on April 4, 2015. Mr. Rupinder Singh Sodhi, Managing Director, Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation, Ltd, (AMUL) was the chief guest of the occasion. The chief guest for the day , Mr Rupinder Singh Sodhi, is Managing Director, Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation, Ltd, (AMUL). Mr. R S Sodhi is a man with a mission.
His mission: the transformation of ‘Amul’ from a trusted Indian brand to a preferred Global brand. He has been instrumental in taking ‘Amul’ brand to dizzying heights that it has scaled today.
Speaking the occasion Mr. Sodhi advised the young graduates to assess the true features of the country’s economy in order to take correct business decisions.
During the convocation Diplomas were awarded to students from all the four programs courses of BIMTECH which are, PGDM, PGDM-International Business, PGDM-Insurance Business and PGDM in Retail Management. As many as 403 students graduated during the ceremony.
The student achievers who took home gold medals at the annual convocation were: Jigyasa Gautam, Mahima Kapoor, Dibyanshu Tripathi ,Devanshi Pathak , Ritika Jain, Aggyapal Singh and Shruti Singh.
Setting the mood for the evening, Mr. Askaran K. Agarwala,, Member, Board of Governors, BIMTECH, remarked, “Fuelled by the scholastic abilities of its students and the total dedication of its faculty, BIMTECH has been making steady progress over the years. In its 27 years of existence, about 5380 of its alumni have been contributing to the progress of corporates, both in the private and public sector, as well as non – governmental organizations, in India and abroad. “
While presenting the progress report BIMTECH’s director Dr. H. Chaturvedi focused on the stress being accorded to academic excellence and in strengthening the faculty, research scholars and also —–. He also extended his good wishes to over 403 BIMTECH students fr0m the 2015 passing out batch who have successfully completed their management education. He said, “From now onwards you will be part of our global alumni community and we shall take great pride in your future achievements, big and small.”
Around 750 students, academicians, and invited guests participated in the convocation. The vote of thanks was proposed by the Deputy Director, Dr. Anupam Varma. Others on the dais were , Mr. A K Agarwala member BIMTECH’s Board of Governors, Dr. A Sahay, Dean (Research) and Dr. K C Arora, Registrar.
A dazzling display of fireworks was a fitting end to an event signalling the transition from one phase of life to the next. The convocation of 2015 was a joyous milestone indeed !