NMIMS Hyderabad SBM Conducts 13th Convocation Ceremony – Reflects on Numerous Campus Achievements Amid Celebration

NMIMS Hyderabad SBM Conducts 13th Convocation Ceremony – Reflects on Numerous Campus Achievements Amid Celebration

NMIMS Hyderabad SBM

Hyderabad, 2nd May 2024 SVKM’s NMIMS Hyderabad School of Business Management (SBM) held its 13th Convocation Ceremony for the Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) 2022-2024 batch. The monumental occasion saw a total of 266 being conferred their MBA degrees.

Mr. Sairam Prasad, CEO, Suzlon Global Services Limited., graced the event as the Chief Guest. Dr Sharad Mhaiskar, Pro-Vice Chancellor; Mr. Pravin H Doshi, Member Managing & Executive Committee, and Nominee of the Hon’ble Chancellor; Mr. Ashish Apte, Controller of Examinations, Dr N Mahesh Kumar, Deputy Registrar, Dr Suneetha Sistla, Programme Chairperson; Dr Y L N Kumar, Associate Professor, SBM were present in the ceremony as part of the NMIMS leadership.

The grand event began with an academic procession and the lighting of the lamp. Mr. Pravin H Doshi presided over the prestigious ceremony and conferred the degrees to the new graduates. Pro VC Dr Sharad Mhaiskar administered the oath to the students followed by the sustainability oath by Dr Suneetha Sistla. Commemorating the memorable occasion, Dr. Sharad Mhaiskar and Mr. Sairam Prasad delivered inspiring addresses to a hall full of dignitaries, faculty, and enthusiastic students.

Meanwhile, Dr Y L N Kumar presented the SBM School Report. In the preceding academic calendar, NMIMS Hyderabad SBM achieved several milestones. In the academic year 2023-2024, the distinguished faculties of SBM published 32 distinct research papers in National and International journals. Of these, two papers were published in the ‘A’ category of ABDC-listed journals.

Furthermore, NMIMS Hyderabad SBM had a highly successful placement season, with 85 companies hiring top talent and the highest offer being INR 11 Lakh per annum. Among the top employers were PwC, Bank of America and Nestle. Moreover, the WeCare Winter Internship Programme saw students being placed in corporations such as TATA Steel, TATA Power, and Microsoft, among others to assist them in their social initiatives.

Moreover, meritorious students were presented with awards with Dean awards & Gold medals for their academic achievements. Faculty members were also awarded on their areas of excellence in Academics, Research, and Multi-campus program coordination. Best Faculty was awarded to Dr. YLN Kumar, Best Researcher award to Dr ShowkatBusru and Best Faculty – Multi-Campus Program Coordination to Dr Abhilash Ponnam.

Addressing the graduating students, Mr. Sairam Prasad said, “As fresh graduates, when you step into the professional world, you must remember three important things. Firstly, you must have a global perspective, secondly, you must be patient and thirdly you must work towards building your unique value.”

Dr Sharad Mhaiskar congratulated the graduating students and said, “NMIMS has a strong legacy of providing quality education to aspiring students from different sections of society. The NMIMS legacy is built on five important pillars – Excellence, Employability, Innovation, Responsibility and Collegiality. The School of Business Management has been a bearer of this legacy. As you graduate, you will be inheriting a proud and privileged NMIMS legacy of beliefs and sustained values to translate vision into action.”

The solemn ceremony ended with a Vote of Thanks by Dr N Mahesh Kumar, Deputy Registrar, NMIMS Hyderabad.