Orientation Program 2020

New Delhi, July 21, 2020: Apeejay School of Management (ASM) welcomed its 28th batch of Post Graduate Diploma in Management (2020-22), on 21st July 2020 and conducted a 10 days Orientation Program for them. At the inaugural function, Mr O.P. Khanduja, Executive Director, ASM, welcomed the new batch of students. In his address, he stressed on the value of skills, trust, hard work and initiative. The Chief Guest of the program - Shri Vinay Prabhakar Sahasrabuddhe, Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha), shared his thoughts with the students. He interacted with the students with full zeal & enthusiasm and also shared valuable lessons from his life journey. Another guest, Shri R.K. Somany, Chairman & Managing Director, HSIL, emphasised that ‘Empathy’ is an important attribute that every individual must possess.The Vote of Thanks was delivered by Dr Amit Sareen, Officiating Director, ASM.

Many more dignitaries from the corporate world like Mr Joydeep Sarkar and Mr GP Rao, Founder of GPR HR Consulting, etc. spoke on various upcoming challenges in the dynamics of the rapidly changing business world. Ms Vidisha Baliyan,TEDx speaker and an Indian female deaf model, shared the challenges faced by her to reach her dreams. She also advised the students to follow a disciplined lifestyle for conquering their goals in the future. Apart from the corporate interactions, Dr Radhika Adholeya discussed the practical tips for handling daily life challenges. The students also received lot of encouragement from experiences shared by the PGDM 2018-20 batch students.

During the Orientation Program, the students went through bridge courses on various subjects like Economics, Quantitative Techniques, Principles of Management and Financial Accounting, etc. The objective of the bridge courses was to bring students from different disciplines at the same level and make them acquainted with basic concepts of Management. Students were also apprised of different rules, procedures and systems of the Institute relating to program structure, attendance, discipline, communication, pedagogy, assessment systems, etc. On the final day, the students participated in a talent show.

20th Convocation Ceremony

Delhi, February 28, 2020: Apeejay School of Management, New Delhi, organised its 20th Convocation Ceremony on 28th February 2020 at its Dwarka campus. On this occasion, 315 graduating students received Post Graduate Diploma in Management. Besides, 11 students received medals for their outstanding academic performance.

Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Union Minister, Ministry of Minority Affairs, Govt. of India, delivered the convocation address as the Chief Guest. Speaking on the occasion, Shri Naqvi encouraged the graduating students to join the bandwagon of new India as co-travellers in re-establishing the pristine glory of the country by revitalizing the heritage and leveraging contemporary technologies for prosperity of all.

Mr Aditya Berlia, Co-Founder and Pro-Chancellor, Apeejay Stya University, and Member of the Board of Governors, Apeejay School of Management, presided over the function and conferred the diplomas. Mr Berlia advised the graduating students to seek help both in their personal and professional lives, form their own opinions, develop capability of looking at original sources of information, work on strengths rather than covering weaknesses, and take responsibility of life-long learning in order to accomplish lasting success, prosperity and happiness. He also administered oath of ethical conduct to the graduating students.

Shri O.P. Khanduja, Executive Director, Apeejay School of Management, observed that success is the sum of small efforts. He shared the forward looking and progressive vision of the Institute and talked about the initiatives to make the students industry ready.

Earlier, Dr Amit Sareen, Director, Apeejay School of Management, welcomed the guests and presented a report on the Institute. The Convocation Ceremony concluded with the rendition of the national anthem.