10th May 2016 was a red letter day for the BBA and MBA students of class of 2016. Their hard work for the last three/two years paid them rewardingly. They received provisional degree and PGPM/GDBA certificates. Students who have achieved excellence in their respective fields were given awards, salvers & citations.
Students, both juniors and seniors were all dressed in formals and in a festive mood. Excitement and energy was visible right from the beginning. Juniors played hosts to their seniors. Sense of parting and missing their seniors was visible.They welcomed graduating students with Tilak and Rose buds.
The program started with lighting of lamp by Dr. T.R.Venkatesh, Director General, in attendance with Prof N Nagmani, Asst. Dean;representatives of passing out students and junior students. The ceremony was declared open by the Dr. TR Venkatesh and in his welcome, he sought the kind blessings from our Respected Founder President, Dr. Ashok K.Chauhan Sir Honorable President, Dr. Atul Chauhan Sir and our Beloved Shri U. Ramachandran, Senior Vice President& Head AGBS National Campuses.He further recalled the sacrifices made by the parents in taking the students to their current level.Prof N. Nagamani, Asst. Dean, in her address recalled memorable events and activities during the stay of the outgoing students. She appreciated the mentorship role played by seniors in shaping their juniors.
Every student was called on to the dias to give awaythe certificates. When awards, salvers, citations and prizes were given,the entire auditorium was filled with excitement.The pledge administered by the Prof N. Nagamani was repeated by all keeping their certificates in one hand and another on their chests. Recipients read out the message from beloved President sir and some shared their experiences and excitement in their acceptance speeches. A few alumni addressed the gathering and shared their nostalgia.The juniors were almost in tears expressing their heartfelt thanks to the passing out students.
Prof. Nagamani thanked all,particularly the faculty coordinators – Prof. S Karthikeyan and Dr. Lathangi,and the student volunteers for making the event a grand success. The formal meeting concluded with the national anthem. However the interactioncontinued during the sumptuous dinner that was hosted by Amity.