Amity Chandigarh organized a three day orientation program to familiarize the 2015 batch of MBA and BBA with Amity philosophy,culture and value system and also to acclimatize them with the academic system and rules and regulations of the Institute.
The Orientation commenced with Registration process for the new entrants. As per the traditions of Amity, all students, parents,faculties and staff participated in Havan to seek blessings from the God Almighty to mark the auspicious beginning of their professional journey. In the afternoon, seeking blessings from the respected Founder President Dr. Ashok K Chauhan, Respected President Dr. Atul Chauhan, Beloved Sr. VP, Shri Ramchandran, our mentor, DGM Mr Gaurav Gupta and AGBS Team, Dr. Shivali Dhingra, Director, AGBS Chandigarh extended a warm and cordial welcome to all to Amity family and congratulated them on choosing Amity as their career destination-which is a perfect gateway to student’s success. She stressed that changing economic realities in today’s hyper competitive Global environment, companies require the future leaders who have better intellectual proficiency, astuteness and global exposure, thus imparting good academic know how in line with the current professional demand and inculcating a learning attitude are the focus of education at Amity. She gave a glimpse of the numerous opportunities provided to students during their course to hone their skills and urged that they should work with due diligence, sincerity and honesty to excelin their professional career. After this Prof Amit Chopra gave them a brief on Academic system, evaluation, assessment and examination system. Later in the evening Dr Shivali Dhingra conducted a very interesting management game to sensitize students on the value of Strategy, Time, Resource Management and Team spirit in accomplishing targets. The students had a wonderful enlightening session with a very eminent personality Shri Subash Jagota, Sr. VP, Amity Education Group. Ina very lucid style, blending innovative ice breaking and strategy exercises, Shri Subhas Jagota shared his valuable, wisdom and tips for a successful corporate career. His interaction was very motivating for all; it was indeed a pleasure to listen to his golden words. In the afternoon students had a very enriching interaction session with the Industry Mentors, viz. Mr. Prem Ojha, COO, Videocon connect, Mr. Gaurav Syal, Head-North, Armstrong World Industries Pvt.Ltd and Mr. Hitender Sachdeva, Sr. VP, Yes Bank. They highlighted the expectations of the Industry from budding managers and shared success mantras and their success stories. The session was very interactive and students gained enormously from the session. The students were acquainted with the opportunities provided by the Placement Cell, its rules, regulations and working of Placement Cell Student teams etc. An overview of various clubs, committees, activities like Sangathan, Corporate Meet and Elation were presented to the students and they were guided to utilize the platform to unleash their potential. Orientation ended with much awaited Community Lunch where students of BBA and MBA organized stalls and Lunch with innovative themes for all- a management exercise to teach team planning, time management and team management the fun way. The students were all in jubilant mood and felt charged up to embark upon a new journey of professional life.