PIMSE organized an Induction programme for its new batch of management students inducted for the academic year 2017-19. This year made it different and a monumental occasion as Miss. Manasi Kirloskar, Executive Director & CEO-Kirloskar Systems Ltd was invited as the Chief Guest for the ceremony by the Placement team led by Mr. Lionel John D’mello, Mrs. Misba Kadri and Mr. Talha Ahmed of Poona Institute of Management Sciences and Entrepreneurship.
The Guest of Honor for the same was Mr. Suhail Kazi, Deputy Commissioner IRS along with special invitees Dr. Manju Rughwani, Head- School of Film and Media and Ms. Fiza Somjee Well renowned Entrepreneur and Artist. Also present for the occasion was Dr. Shakeel Ahmed, Director-PIMSE and management trustee AKI Mr. Mirza Salat Baig.
Esteemed guests were escorted at the campus to the cabin for refreshments and the program started with the recital of the holy quran and introduction of PIMSE followed by the welcome address and felicitation of the guests along with the felicitation & introduction of the guests.
Ms. Fiza Somjee spoke on Entrepreneurship and its many arenas. The guest of Honour, Mr. Suhail Kazi addressed the audience on civil services as a career option. The important points and recommendations were presented by him and answered each and every query to their satisfaction. Chief Guest Ms. Manasi Kirloskar delivered the keynote address that left the audience speechless with admiration at her poise and grace with a flair for words; she dazzled the prospective managers with her charm and elegance which was evident to all even though she was full of ideas, the thoughts flowed smoothly with careful study of the vision expressed and inputs given by her.
The Placement brochure and PIMSE magazine was launched at the hands of the Chief guest and guest of honour respectively.
Trustee, AKI Mr. Mirza Salat Baig delivered the presidential address motivating the students with his wisdom and passion. The vote of thanks ended the program by Mrs. Misba Kadri and the dignitaries were then taken for lunch and a photo session was taken to conclude the event
The annual event was organized to initiate a dialogue between huge corporate and future managers at PIMSE
The feedback and reviews were given by the various delegates. The objectives behind this induction programme were:
- To help students get familiarized with the course, University and Departmental activities.
- To support students to prepare effectively to meet the demands of their course and eventual career path
- To provide information on respective roles of students and teaching faculty
- To encourage students to disclose their needs and seek appropriate support
- To help students to acquire the basic concepts of the discipline of the University
This event was an attempt to provide a platform for creating a knowledge sharing environment at PIMSE. This program was an attempt to bridge the gap between academics and corporate so that students at the campus gain high quality visibility and access to the acquaintance.
There were 150 students present along with various authorities and staff members thereby underlining the grand success which culminated with months of hard work, passion and sheer determination of the Placement committee backed by the Director’s support and co-operation of the management.
Present on the Dais (L-R) Mr. Lionel John D’mello, HOD-Marketing & Placements, PIMSE , Ms. Fiza Somjee, Renowned Artist and Entrepreneur, Chief Guest Ms. Manasi Kirloskar, Executive Director & CEO, Kirloskar Systems Ltd. Trustee Mr. Mirza Salat Baig, Guest of Honour Mr.Suhail Kazi, Deputy Commissioner IRS, Dr.Manju Rughwani, Head of School-Film and Media D.Y. Patil University and Dr. Shakeel Ahmed, Director, PIMSE.