The Concluding Ceremony 2018 AGBS Kochi was held on Monday, the 21st of May 2018. The ceremony began at 1445 hrs with a short prayer.
This was followed by a welcome address by Asst. Professor Lakshmy Prakaash, in which she also highlighted the various student achievements and the activities carried out at AGBS Kochi during the academic year 2017-18. This was followed by an address to the gathering by Prof. Biju Vithayathil, Director, AGBS Kochi,where he talked about how Amity Kochi has grown over the years. He appreciated the students for the accolades they have brought to the college.
Our beloved Senior Vice President, Shri U. Ramachandran graced the occasion as Chief Guest. He spoke to the students about or respected Founder President, Dr.Ashok K Chauhan, whose vision has made their dream possible. He spoke about how the Founder President Sir himself, despite his busy schedule, is greatly involved in the personal as well as professional lives of each Amitian. He assured the students that this is the Amity culture and though they are graduating today, they will always be a part of the Amity family and can always come back for any assistance required, any time. He spoke about the rapidly growing presence of Amity in India, as well as internationally. He spoke about the leadership, foresight and complete support of our Honourable President& Chancellor, Dr. Atul Chauhan, which has enabled Amity Kochi to establish ourselves firmly in Kerala.
This was followed by the Presentation of the certificates to the BBA students followed by the MBA graduands. Following this, the Area Merit Awards and the Non Academic Awards were presented to the respective students by the Chief Guest and the Director, AGBS Kochi. The salvers and citations for various categories as well as the Best Manager Award were presented to the meritorious students.
The blessings of the Honourable President, Dr. Atul Chauhan, were then delivered,on his behalf, by Asst. Professor Dr. Ansted Joseph.
Following this, the Pledge was taken by the students.
Some of the seniors were called to share their experience at Amity. They were very positive about their experience, saying that they were going away with fond memories for life. A small briefing about the Alumni Portal was given by MsLiya Rajesh, Faculty, AGBS Kochi. This was followed by a Vote of Thanks by Associate Dean, AGBS Kochi, and Prof. Mathew George
The ceremony ended with the National Anthem. The feedback forms were distributed to the students, collected and sealed in the envelope.
Thereafter, all assembled for the group photographs. This was followed by dinner.