The Department of Management at the Amrita School of Business, Kochi, celebrated its 7th Graduation Day of 2015-17 batch on 19th August, 2017, in the presence of Sampujya Swami Poornamritanandapuri. Prof. P. K. Biswas, Director, Institute for Financial Management and Research – IFMR, Chennai, was the chief guest of the event.
This was the first ever graduation ceremony held in the campus, and the students, faculty members and staff of the Amrita School of Business, Kochi, led the celebration towards success with gusto. Swamiji delivered the Benedictory Address and Prof. P. K. Biswas delivered the Graduation Day Address.Prof. Biswas discussed the economic growth and development of India emphasizing initiatives like “Make in India”, “Start up India”, “Standup India” and “Skilling India”. He also talked about the power of ‘willingness to learn’ that can bring positive changes to life.
Dr. (Col) Vishal Marwaha, Principal, Amrita School of Medicine, presided over the ceremony . Dr. Dhandapani, Controller of Examinations, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, also graced the ceremony with his presence. Taking the graduation oath was followed by awarding of degrees to the students, most of whom have already started their professional careers holding various positions in reputed companies after completion of their MBA programme. Prof. Sunanda Muralidharan, Chairperson, and Dr. G. Rejikumar, Associate Professor of Amrita School of Business, Kochi, presented the welcome address and vote of thanks respectively.