Mangaluru, June 29, 2018: The Ninth Graduation Day for the graduating students of Sahyadri College MBA was held in the Campus on 29th June 2018. 167 students took an oath and received their graduation certificates.
Dr. Devesh Prakash, Associate Partner, Financial Accounting advisory Services (FAAS), EY India was the Chief Guest and Chetak Lodaya, Senior Manager, Compensation & Benefits at LinkedIn was the guest of honour.
Speaking on the occasion Dr. Devesh Prakash said that he was awestruck with the infrastructure of the College. He took the students through his real life experiences from where the students could draw a lot of lessons. He advised students to be devotees of learning and to practice a balanced state of mind. He concluded his speech with a Sanskrit Shloka and asked the students to work with honesty, diligence and without any fear.
Mr. Chetak Lodaya, shared his happiness to be part of the prestigious program. He beckoned the students to have the right mindset and be open to receiving feedback as it is a gift. He urged the students to keep learning and build solid relationships. He said that every professional must take time to understand other’s perspectives. He said that Life is the biggest teacher and one must keep recalibrating reinventing and rediscovering oneself. He also shared his life experiences and said that time never stays with anyone and one must be able to cope up with the changing times. In his concluding remarks he said that one must not pay heed to others judgement and must concentrate on one’s ability and should chase their dreams.
On the occasion MOU between the college and Ernst & Young for certification courses for MBA Students which uplifts the value of the MBA Grad’s in the job market.
Dr. Umesh M Bhushi, Director – Strategic Planning, Prof. Balakrishna S S, Vice-Principal, Dr. J V Gorbal, Dean Academics, Dr. Vishal Samartha, Director, Department of Business Administration graced the occasion. Dr. Vishal Samartha, welcomed the gathering and gave the glimpse of the College and the Department. She enlisted the achievements of the outgoing batch and took pride in the growth story of the Department.
Graduating students volunteered to share their experiences during the course of their study at Sahyadri and also assured to join hands with the institution in the form on industry-academia connects that shall contribute to the growth of the college.