Shillong (Meghalaya):Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Shillong set foot into the 10th year of its journey of dispensing unique management education today. The institute inaugurated its 10th Post-Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) batch and the 6th Fellow-Programme in Management batch in the presence of Mr. Sadashiv Nayak, CEO Future Retail Ltd. and Big Bazaar, the Chief Guest for the occasion.
The session was addressed by Professor Amitabha De, Director, IIM Shillong who thanked Mr. Nayak for enlightening the students with his valuable insights. The participants were briefed about what lay ahead for them in the next two years, and how to make the most of it. They were also apprised of the immense learning opportunities that awaited them in the time to come.
“As students, observe, learn, and discover your strengths, and enjoy every aspect of your two years as it will shape each one of you as a strong individual", said Mr. Nayak. While addressing the next generation of managers at IIM Shillong, he spoke about how Big Bazaar is about ordinary people doing extraordinary things and how there is a lot to learn from everything one does.
Emphasizing the ethos of the Institute, the Director, Professor Amitabha De, said,“Strong individual capability and feeling of togetherness is what makes IIM Shillong a family.”
The institute looks forward to its 10th year in scaling greater heights and hopes to continue the legacy of providing better managers and better leaders to the nation.