Great Lakes Gurgaon Holds Seventh Annual Convocation

GLIM_ConvocationGreat Lakes Institute of Management, Gurgaon held its Seventh Annual Convocation for the Class of 2018 on July 17, 2018. The ceremony was graced by the presence of Chief Guest, Captain Abhimanyu Singh, Cabinet Minister, Haryana and Guest of Honor, Mr Sumant Sinha, Founder, Chairman & CEO, ReNew Power at the India Habitat Center, New Delhi.

Delivering the convocation address, Captain Abhimanyu Singh, lauded the Institute for staying true to its motto of “Global Mindset, Indian Roots” and encouraged it to focus on experiential learning for management professionals. He also commended the institute for creating a niche for itself in the field of the management education among the top Indian institutes in a very short span of time. He also shared his views and vision for further development of Haryana state.


The ceremony also witnessed the commencement of PGDM Class of 2018-20. Delivering the commencement address, Mr Sumant Sinha shared lessons from growth story of ReNew Power. He elaborated on how ReNew Power has grown to become India’s largest independent renewable energy company in seven years. He also shared the values of establishing both a clean energy business and a clean business.


In his address, Padmashri Dr. Bala V Balachandran, Founder, Dean & Chairman, Great Lakes Institute of Management, said, “To be a successful business manager, you all should understand that learning is a continuous process. We are witnessing the fourth industrial revolution, and you all should learn about artificial intelligence, machine learning, analytics, block chain, 3D printing, augmented reality and so on to stay ahead in your career. Today, you have the option of online learning and you all must make the best of it,” he added.

Congratulating the students, Mr. Mohan Lakhamraju, Vice-Chairman & CEO, Great Lakes Institute of Management, said, “Persistence and hard work will contribute to your success much more than anything else as there are umpteen numbers of examples in history showcasing that these two virtues are more valuable than luck, talent, background or aptitude.”

As a part of the convocation ceremony, a number of academic honors were handed to the meritorious students. Additionally, the graduating classes of 2018 witnessed the best ever placement season for Great Lakes, Gurgaon, and now, join a global alumni pool of nearly 8,000 spread across 30 countries.

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Roopa Roy 1 month ago

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Worst college ever seen. They make students go to Jimcorbett and do dancing over there. This is what you do at MBA colleges??

Students forget their families and don't connect to them for months.

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Vikas Gaur 1 month ago

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Hi Roopa,The Management schools conduct extra-curricular activities or college trips so that the students learn to interact with each other and understand the importance of working or being together a...Read More

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ishan sharma 3 months ago

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Is it worth doing PGDM from great lakes gurgaon?

Considering its knowledge level, placement s, and fee i.e. 14 lakhs

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Shivani sharma 3 months ago

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Hi Dear, according to me , the option of doing PGDM from great lake , gurgaon is worth because the college is good in all aspects they provide :International faculty Cutting edge curriculum&...Read More

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Vaibhav Jain 4 months ago

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How's Great Lakes Gurgaon for PGDM?

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Manisha Gupta 4 months ago

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Great Lakes Gurgaon is a decent college in term of placement, faculty & Industry Exposure etc. The companies visit to the campus Great Lakes like Adobe, Ameex Technologies, Changepond Technologies...Read More

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KAKATEEYA APTSLast Seen: 2 months 2 weeks agoJoined on: 28-Dec-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

Which one to choose-got selected in IMI Delhi PGDM(HR) and PGDM (general) in LBSIM Delhi, IBS Hyderabad,BIMTECH and Great Lakes Gurgaon.

I am a Girl aspirant and my Graduation is in Arts . I got selected in IMI Delhi PGDM (HR) and PGDM (general) in LBSIM Delhi, BIMTECH, IBS Hyderabad and Great Lakes Gurgaon. Please guide from the poin... Read More

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IMI DelhiPlacements: Placements are good if you compare it with second Tier colleges. This year the highest package was 20 Lacs and the lowest was approximately 7.5 Lacs. The companies visited are IMR...Read More

Harsh Ranjan 4 months ago

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How is the hostel of GLIM Gurgaon ? Can one be a day boarder ? What are the timing restrictions?

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Aman Dewan 3 months ago

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Hey Harsh ,Greetings!Great Lakes is a fully residential campus and hostel accommodation is mandatory for both the academic years.That means you cannot be a day scholar .Hope this will help . Good Luck...Read More