The Institute celebrated an on-campus and in-person convocation ceremony for the students of its e-Mode Post Graduate Programme in Management (ePGP) and e-Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Business Analytics (ePGD-ABA) on December 10, 2022. The event was presided over by Mr Pankaj R Patel, Chairman of the IIMA Board of Governors. He was joined by Professor Errol D’Souza, Director, members of the Board of Governors, Deans, Programme Chairs and other faculty members, staff, alumni, graduating students and their families at the ceremony.
A total of 105 students – 63 from ePGP and 42 from the ePGD-ABA programmes completed the Master of Management Studies and Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Business Analytics, respectively. The award of degrees was read out by Professor Sanjay Verma, Chairperson (ePGP) and Professor Sachin Jayaswal, Chairperson (ePGD-ABA).
Speaking before the convocation, Professor Pradyumana Khokle, Dean (Programmes), IIMA said, “We started having Special Convocations from January 2022 to highlight the importance of new generation of e-programs at IIMA that are meant for practicing executives. Even as they combine the strengths of online and offline delivery with most of the delivery being online, they maintain the academic rigour required for a Degree/PG Diploma from IIMA. I would like to congratulate all those who have successfully completed their programmes and wish them well for their future.”