Log In

Company : IILM Institute for Higher Education 
Thursday, August 1, 2013 1:20PM IST (7:50AM GMT)
Mani Shankar Aiyar Presides Over the Convocation of IILM
New Delhi, Delhi, India

The annual convocation ceremony of IILM Institute for Higher Education was held on July 31st 2013. Mr. Mani Shankar Aiyar, Member of Parliament, presided over the convocation and awarded Certificates of Merit to the students. More than 350 students graduated from IILM this year. IILM institute for Higher Education was accorded the SAQS accreditation by AMDISA effective 5th April 2013 and is now a member of the select league of 10 institutes to have received these accreditations so far.

Shri Mani Shankar Aiyar found his calling in politics after 27 years of service to the nation as one of its outstanding career Foreign Service Officers who carved a name for himself, especially when he worked closely with the late Prime Minister Shri Rajiv Gandhi from1985-89. He has written several books, including Pakistan Papers in 1994 and Remembering Rajiv in 1992, and has edited a four-volume publication in 1997, Rajiv Gandhi's India. His more recent publications include Confessions of Secular Fundamentalist and A Time of Transition: Rajiv Gandhi to the 21st Century. Today, Mr. Mani Shankar is a nominated member of the Rajya Sabha, a prolific columnist and a popular television commentator. He is a special invitee to the Congress Working Committee.

Mr. Mani Shankar Aiyar delivered the Convocation address and congratulated the outgoing students after they received their diplomas. My Aiyar in his address enlightened the students on social and economically sensitive issues which faced the country's poor. He provoked students to think beyond self and involve in activities which will help to make greater social impact like paying your taxes and involving in activities which ensure sustainable development. Mrs. Malvika Rai, Chairperson, IILM Institute for Higher Education, presented Dr. Kulwant Rai Gold and Silver medals to the meritorious students as well as to the overall performers.

Sapna Popli, Director & Executive Dean, IILM Institute for Higher Education said, "Our aim in the last two years has been to maximize the learning value-add in the time that the student spends with us, both in class and outside class through a strong student-faculty bonding. We have made efforts to engage industry more actively in the program by means of visiting professors from industry, curriculum seminars and adding a number of our alumni and recruiters on our board. The curriculum for the current batch has been developed on an integrated organizational perspective orienting students towards an organizational setup from day one.

IILM's campus in Greater Noida has launched the Fellowship Program in Management (FPM) this year in lines with a doctoral program in management. The program is meant to upgrade the research and teaching capability of teachers within the system and also to build capacity in this area. The first batch of program is expected to start in October, 2013.

To view the photographs, please click on the links given below:

Dr. Kulwant Rai Gold Medal was awarded by Mrs. Malvika Rai, Chairperson IILM to Ojaswi Gupta at the Convocation on 31-7-2013

Mr Mani Shankar Aiyar Addressing to the Graduating Batch 2011-2013 at the Convocation - 31.07.2013

For News Release background on IILM Institute for Higher Education click here
Media Contact Details
Ms. Jennifer Aitkins, IILM Institute for Higher Education, +91 (11) 40934304, jennifer.aitkins@iilm.edu
Submit your press release
More News from IILM Institute for Higher Education

22/01/2018 12:40PM Image

IILM confers 11th Distinguished Global Thinker Award on Professor Jagdish Sheth, Charles H. Kellstadt Chair of Marketing in the Goizueta Business School at Emory University

The 11th IILM Distinguished Global Thinker Award was conferred on Prof. Jagdish Sheth, Charles H. Kellstadt Professor of Marketing at Emory University, Goizueta Business School, Atlanta, GA, US. The award was presented ...

24/11/2016 6:05PM Image

IILM HR Conference 2016: Transforming Human Resources through Technology

IILM Institute for Higher Education organised an HR Conference on ‘Transforming Human Resources through Technology’ at its Lodhi Road campus to deliberate on the role of technology in ‘Human ...

22/11/2016 4:43PM Image

IILM Undergraduate Business School's Eighteenth Graduation Ceremony

IILM Undergraduate Business School New Delhi had their Eighteenth Graduation Ceremony for the graduating students of BSc. (Honours) in Business & Management Studies in collaboration with School of ...

Similar News

18/01/2019 7:31PM

Wipro Limited Announces Results for the Quarter ended December 31, 2018 under IFRS

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO) today announced financial results under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for its quarter ended December 31, 2018.

No Image

17/01/2019 12:33PM

Jam City Announces $145 Million in Strategic Financing to Fuel Consolidation and Growth Initiatives

Jam City, Inc., a leader in mobile entertainment, today announced $145 million in strategic financing jointly led by JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and a syndicate of lenders including ...

Multimedia Gallery
Dr. Kulwant Rai Gold Medal was awarded by Mrs. Malvika Rai, Chairperson IILM to Ojaswi Gupta at the Convocation on 31-7-2013
Mr Mani Shankar Aiyar Addressing to the Graduating Batch 2011-2013 at the Convocation - 31.07.2013