Jaipuria School of Business, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad unveiled ”Prarambh 2018” – a 3-day intensive Orientation Programme for the new batch of PGDM (Post Graduate Diploma in Management) 2018-20. The Chairman of Jaipuria Group of Institutions, Shri Shishir Jaipuria inaugurated the programme and formally announced the commencement of session 2018-20. In his address, he urged the students to acquire skills, competencies and agility in order to sustain in the new era characterized by disruptions. The Guests of Honour, Mr. Naveen Tandon, Director – International External Affairs, AT&T, India and Mr. Rajeev Bhadauria, Director – Group HR, JSPL delivered very inspiring and engrossing speeches while emphasizing on the need of staying up-to-date with the technological advancements and managerial innovations. The Chief-Guest, Major General Sh. Anil Shukla (Retd.) in his address, shared his experience with the new students and talked about how ethics and moral values provide the strong foundation to achieve success in the ever changing world order. Shri VK Malhotra, Member, Board of Governors, enlightened the assembly of students, members of the faculty and invited guests with his words of wisdom while relating very beautifully the present day management with the doctrines enshrined in Bhagwatgita. The Director, Dr. SK Mahapatra delivered the welcome address and emphasized on the need of adopting focused and disciplined approach in life to get success.
Mr. Rajesh Kamath, Founder of Chanakya Consulting Insights and Co-founder of MTHR, conducted the post-lunch motivational session by using story-telling technique to understand the tenets of management.
The second day of the programme began with the Dean (Academics) introducing the PGDM rules and regulations to the new students. It was followed by an interaction session of the new students with the members of the faculty, where the new students were familiarized with the curriculum and course structure. Further, the students were addressed by very renowned speakers from the Government and the corporate Ms. Purnima M. Gupta, Economic Adviser, GOI (Retd.); and Sh. Kamal Singh, Executive Director, UN Global Compact Network India. Mr. Partho Kar, Member, Board of Governors also addressed the students and welcomed them. Later, Mr. Pramod Joshi, Co-founder and Director of The Winning Mantra conducted an interactive session on the skills required to succeed in work life. The programme concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by Dr. Timira Shukla, Dean, Academics.
On the final day of the programme, the students were taken to “The Blue Camp, Damdama”, where they participated in a number of teambuilding activities designed for their overall personal and professional development. The final day outing and activities inspired the new students to gear up for the exciting and challenging days ahead.