Anusthapan 2K16 – MBA Orientation Program
‘Anusthapan 2016’ A 3 day Orientation program for the new entrants of MBA students was held in The Department of Management Studies, MBA, PIET from 1st August 2016 to 3rd August 2016.
Day 1: August 1, 2k16
The first day was marked by the whole-day workshop on motivation, guidance and career counseling from renowned Transformation Enabler Resource Person & Corporate Trainer from Confluence Training and Development, Mr. Surya Narain Bahadur. Mr. Surya, as he is popularly known in the industry, engaged the rapt attention of students through various management games, team-building activities, inspirational videos and presentations and shared his rich experiences with them in his inimitable style.
Day 2: August 2, 2k16
On the second day of the program, there was a red carpet welcome for the new batch of MBA students followed by ‘Tilak’ and introduction of the new students. This was followed by the a formal opening to the MBA program starting with Lamp Lighting by the dignitaries of PIET including Sh. Hari Om Tayal, Chairman, BOG, PIET, Sh. Suresh Tayal, Member Secretary, BOG, PIET , Mr. Rakesh Tayal, Member, BOG, PIET and Prof. Dr. K. K. Paliwal, Director, PIET. Thereafter, The HOD- Department of Management Studies – MBA, Mrs. Priyanka Sehgal welcomed all the new students to the PIET family and introduced the faculty members of the Department through a Power Point Presentation. She also stressed upon the importance of this Orientation Program and discussed in brief about what the students can expect from the MBA program and in turn what is expected of them. Thereafter, the visionaries of PIET shared their pearls of wisdom with the students and enthralled the audience with their highly motivational and inspiring words. As a tradition, MBA Department came up with its annual release Aagaaz e’ MBA, Directed and Produced by Mr. Manish Gulyani and Mr. Vikas Nain, Faculty- MBA. The students were then lead to a tour of the PIET campus featuring its state of the art educational infrastructure and lush landscape followed by a sumptuous lunch.
Day 3: August 3, 2k16
In the morning session of the final day of the Orientation program, the students learnt mind sharpening and memory enhancing techniques from World Record Holding Memory Expert Mr. Virender Mehta who amazed the students with his phenomenal memory. Apart from teaching his memory enhancement techniques to the students, Mr. Mehta also stressed upon the importance of sound sleep, balanced lifestyle, avoiding fast food and soft drinks, yoga and meditation in sharpening the abilities of the mind. In the evening session, Mr. Vikas Nain, a faculty with the Department of Management Studies, MBA, PIET shared his three-part presentation on ‘How to be a better and more successful human being’ through the tenets followed by great people in their lives. Contributions were made in The Ice-breaking session by Mr. Parikshit Vaid, Mr. Akhilesh Mishra and Mr. Chankel Pasricha who talked and shared the practical fronts of leading a healthy, ethical and effective life. Certificates of appreciation were awarded by the HOD- Department of Management Studies, Mrs. Priyanka Sehgal to the new entrants for their remarkable contributions in giving innovative appearance to the Department.
At the close of this three-day program, the new batch of MBA students of PIET sang all time favorite number “Wavin’Flag” the Theme song of 2010 FIFA World Cup and looked visibly energized, eager and excited to go for the start of the academic session of the MBA program.