Hon’ble Union Minister Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, graced the 11th Annual Convocation at Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida
Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida hosted its 11th Annual Convocation ceremony in the presence of luminaries from industry and academia. Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Honorable Union Minister of Law and Justice, Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India was the Chief Guest for event held on 29th of April. Filled with many highlights and emotional moments, it was truly a D Day to remember for 269 management graduates from the institute.
On this occasion, Shri Sharad Jaipuria, Chairman Jaipuria Institute of Management welcomed the guests and congratulated the students on their achievements. “The enthusiasm with which you will rise and embrace the evolution of the country will define growth of our society and economy,” he said.
Dr. Rajiv R. Thakur, Director, Jaipuria Institute of Management presented the Annual Report. It was a year of many remarkable achievements for Jaipuria, Noida, from rankings to research, industry visits to international exposure. His deliberation witnessed a huge round of applause from the gathering. He also encouraged the pass out graduates to carry forward the legacy of the institute and build on their foundation.
The graduates from the institute were then conferred with Diplomas, It was a proud moment for their faculty members, and loved ones as they received their diplomas from the Chief Guest. Vaibhav Jain awarded the Chairman’s Gold Medal while Aakanksha Pokhriyal bagged the Vice-Chairperson’s Silver Medal for their scholastic performances as they stood first and second in the order of merit respectively. Medals were also awarded to meritorious students from each of the streams.
Avinash Pratap Singh was chosen the Overall Best Student for 2015 – 17 for his outstanding performance in academics and other co-curricular activities.
Mr. Gaurav Tripathi, Manager – HR, Gionee Mobiles, who has had a prolific industry career, an alumni of 2009 was conferred with award of recognition 2017- Alumnus Award . He echoed the sentiments of the entire batch in the speech when he said, “I would like to thank the institute and its faculty members for choosing me for this award. I owe my successful career to Jaipuria Institute of Management, Noida and I promise to come back and give my 100% to the institute in whichever way possible”. Prof. Ajay Bansal & Prof. Abhijit Nair won the Award of Recognition 2017 Faculty award.
Then it was time for the highly anticipated speech by the chief guest Honorable Union Minister of Law and Justice, Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India . He lauded the institute for its contribution to the Nation by training students in the science of management. He urged the students to, “Work for the betterment of the Nation and choose a career that entails not only your own development but carves a difference in the Nation’s pursuit of excellence, integrity and inclusiveness.”
Shri Shreevats Jaipuria, Vice Chairman, Jaipuria Institute of Management presented a Vote of Thanks to the guests and parents of the students. “In order to succeed, it is important that we can continue to learn and adapt ourselves,” were his wise words for the students, who embark on professional journeys with diplomas that will open doors for them. For now though, they reveled in the moment and created memories with friends who had been on the journey with them at Jaipuria, Noida.