Gurgaon: JK Business School, India’s leading B-school, celebrated its Convocation Ceremony 2019 for PGDM batches 2016-18 and 2017-19 at its campus. Mrs. Varsha Singhania, Vice Chairperson of JK Business School delivered a rousing speech and encouraged the students. The convocation viewed 109 students passing from the PG Diploma Management streams.
The convocation witnessed medals for the academic excellence of PGDM students. The meritorious students of batch 2016-18 were Varsha Tiwari (Gold Medal), Anushree Nuwal (Silver Medal), and Varsha Chhokar (Bronze Medal). The meritorious students of batch 2017-19 were Iti Sharma (Gold Medal), Md. Abu Bakkar & Twinkle Gaur (Silver Medal), and Piyush Khandelwal (Bronze Medal).
Mrs. Varsha Singhania, Vice Chairperson said “It is said that a human being is born twice. First, when you’re born and second when you discover the reason for your birth. Our ikigai is hidden deep inside each of us and finding it requires a patient search.” She shared her journey of self-discovery or ikigai in Japanese. She impressed upon the students to have a purpose in life and stressed the need to undergo self-discovery before deciding on a career.
In his address, Dr. Sanjiv Marwah, Director, JK Business School, said, “Do not go where the crowd takes you, make your own path, think for your own and most importantly, do not accept hand-me-downs”. He highlighted the Awards College has received in recent years including being named ‘Asia’s top institution for Industry-Academic Partnership ASSOCHAM 2019’ and being awarded the Education World Grand Jury Award for Extraordinary Leadership by Education World (All India Ranking 3) 2019.
In his Convocation 2019 speech, Guest of Honor Mr. Vivek Gupta, Founder, and Chairman, ISON Technologies Pvt. Ltd., shared his personal and corporate challenges and encouraged students to work hard to achieve success in life. He detailed his journey to success with big corporations, the ups, and downs he encountered along the way, and the birth of his entrepreneurial venture.
Mr. Vivek Gupta, Founder and Chairman, ISON Technologies Pvt. Ltd., and Mr. Varun Gupta, Director, Kent RO Systems Ltd. were present as the chief guest and awarded diplomas to the students at the Convocation 2019.