Anjuman Khairul Islam’s Poona Institute of Management Sciences and Entrepreneurship had organized a four day orientation program for its first year students of MBA, MBA-HRD, MBA-IT from 14th August, 2017 to 18th August, 2017.
The orientation program was designed to support new students as they begin their journey at PIMSE. During the course of the program, the students were gradually introduced to culture of PIMSE, syllabus and examination pattern of the courses. Faculties introduced the importance and need of management education and team spirit through various indoor and outdoor activities. Placement cell explained their norms and embarked towards an industrial tie up.
Welcome address was delivered by Dr. Shakeel Ahmed on the first day of the orientation programme. Dr. Shakeel Ahmed congratulated the students on admission to the respective management courses and advised the students to take most of the benefit during the two years at PIMSE. Dr. Shakeel Ahmed in his address also emphasized as to how a management student should lead their life to develop themselves into professionals and equip themselves with knowledge to take on the corporate world. Mrs. Sheena Abraham, Mrs Lubna Shaikh and Mrs Misba Kadri briefed the students about the syllabus & evaluation pattern of the courses and also introduce them about the various committees at PIMSE and briefed them about stand the statutory government authorities have taken towards the ragging and helped students understand the anti-ragging policy framework.
This was followed by the Ice-Breaking session by Mrs. Tahemina Pathan, Dr. Payal Samdariya and Mr. Mandar Bramhe. Ice-breaking sessions had many activities which were conducted to make the students familiar with each other. Through a hilarious jingle, presented by faculty members and second year students, the do’s and don’ts of PIMSE were communicated to the first year students.
The second day of orientation programme was conducted by the placement team of PIMSE Mr. Lionel D’Mello, Mr. Talha Ahmed and Mrs. Misba Kadri .They started with a video named Shark Tank in which entrepreneurship skills were demonstrated. Later on AVP AIESEC Miss. Doreen Charles enlightened the students about the largest Student Run Non Profit Organization which gives opportunities to students for internships and placements both locally and internationally. There after the placement team addressed the students on the policies and guidelines as well as the intention to start a student body for the placement cell. Lastly Students demonstrated their different talents and skills
The third day of orientation was an outdoor activity at Shivarkar Garden , Wanawori , Pune coordinated by Mr. Akhtar Ali Sayyed Mr. Vasimraja Sayed ,Mrs. Porinita Banerjee, and Mrs. Sheena Abraham. Various outdoor games such as tug of war, lingori game, Hand Cuff, Tic Tac Toe, Kabadi, Hula Hup, and Skipping were conducted . Students enjoyed the games and demonstrated good team spirit and coordination through the activities.
Fourth day, concluding day of orientation program was coordinated by Mrs Anjum Syed, Mrs. Lubna Shaikh, Mr. Shoaib Inamdar and Mr. Mohamamd Ali , activities such as Chinese Wisper and Mad Ad were conducted and later the importance of Lateral Thinking was explained by conducting a Quiz for the students.
These four days of orientation program helped students in their overall development and made them interactive and participative in the Institute.