With great zeal, IIM Amritsar commemorated 76 years of freedom on the 77th anniversary of India’s independence on the 15th of August. Prof Nagarajan Ramamoorthy, Director, IIM Amritsar, hoisted the ceremonial flag in the function conducted at the transit campus of IIM Amritsar. The event was graced by the institute’s faculty, staff, and students.
In his address, Prof Nagarajan Ramamoorthy enlightened everyone present with his grandfather’s contribution to the freedom struggle and with quotes from the nation’s liberation, encouraging them to make a promise, to be honest in all aspects of their lives, be it in the personal or professional front, and urged them to be good citizens. Additionally, Dr Harpreet Kaur addressed the gathering and expressed gratitude to martyrs who laid their lives for our nation; the students put forth their points of view on what freedom means to them. The students also performed spellbinding in front of the gathering, instilling a sense of pride and belongingness in them.
Following the event at the campus, the institute’s students performed a flash mob at the Attari border, winning over the audience and the media present. They paid a magnificent homage to our esteemed leaders while dancing to patriotic songs like ‘Chak de India’ and ‘Rang de Basanti’. The entire event was coordinated by the students’ body of the institute, with the help of the Media and PR Cell, and 50mm, The Photography Club.
About IIM Amritsar: Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Amritsar is an institution of National Importance established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India in 2015. It is the 15th IIM set up by the Ministry of Human Resources Development with the support of the Government of Punjab.
IIM Amritsar offers a two-year general Master of Business Administration (MBA) program and a specialized MBA in HR and Business Analytics. The institute also offers a two-year Executive MBA (EMBA) and various customized short and long duration Management Development Programs. These programs have been designed to provide world-class management education to meet the requirements of organizations across sectors for management professionals. The institute is committed to imparting solid educational foundations and values in the thoughts and actions of future managers. Soure: Submitted by IIM Amritsar PR Team