Convocation Address By Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy At The XIX Annual Convocation Of FORE School Of Management, New Delhi The XIX Annual Convocation of FORE School of Management was held on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at the FORE campus in the presence of Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy, Chairman Emeritus, Infosys Limited, as the Chief Guest. Delhi (I- Newswire) May 09, 2012 - The XIX Annual Convocation of FORE School of Management was held on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at the FORE campus in the presence of Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy, Chairman Emeritus, Infosys Limited, as the Chief Guest. 170 students of PGDM (FMG - 19th Batch), 56 students of the PGDM (IMG - 4th Batch) and 42 students of the PGDM (WMG-18th Batch) were honoured to receive their diplomas from him. On this occasion 20 new courses were introduced in the full- time PDGM programme while 12 new courses were introduced in the part- time PGDM programme for the coming academic year. The Board of Directors of FORE welcomed the guests to the XIX Annual Convocation with the opportune announcement that 99 % of FORE students had received their final placement offers by 30 April 2012 and 100 % of the first year students had secured their summer internship by March 31, 2012. It was also announced that the highest CTC for final placements this year soared to Rs. 32 lakhs, offered by Renewable Woods (North America), as compared to last year's Rs. 13 lakhs, while the average CTC for final placements increased from last year's Rs. 7 lakhs to approximately Rs. 8 lakhs this year. 32 out of the total 111 were new recruiters for the final placement this year, including companies like TATA Motors Ltd., HSBC, Castrol, Genpact, C.B. Richards, UB Group, Michael Page International, EXL Services, Honeywell, Maruti Suzuki, Sony India, Jones Lang LaSalle, Axis Bank, etc. Mr. R.P. Billimoria, President Emeritus, FORE, in his welcome address highlighted the academic and professional achievements of the Chief Guest, Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy and appreciated his presence at this important event at FORE. He also termed the graduating students as freshly minted and bright jewels of FORE. Mr. R.C. Sharma, President, FORE, while giving his blessings to the students, advised them on the importance of hard work, commitment and good work ethics which are elemental to a successful career and reminded them that although one ceases to study in a classroom but one never ceases to learn. He also announced that plans are in motion for expansion of FORE infrastructure by construction of a new block in the existing campus as well as a new campus at Sonepat. The Director, FORE, Dr. Jitendra K. Das, presented the activity report for the institute for the year 2011-12 apart from dwelling on the research output by the faculty and the laurels earned by FORE students at various forums. He emphasized on how FORE's new phase of growth was heading in many directions by going international through an international exchange and cooperation engagement with prestigious schools like ESC Rennes, School of Business (France), Faculty of Business, UNB (Canada), Savannah University (USA) and Asian Institute of Technology. More such agreements are also in the pipeline, he said, with Universities in Europe, North America and Asia- Pacific. He announced that the students from the current batch onwards will be exposed to the international business environment through an intensive weeklong immersion programme in a B- School of international repute. He also exhorted students to seek knowledge and perfection in all that they do and accolades and success will automatically follow. Director, FORE also gladly announced that all the merit position holders in our Two years Full Time PGDM Programme (FMG) and Two year Full Time PGDM (International Business Management) Programme in the year 2012 happen to be girls. The phenomenon of girls securing better academic results has been on the rise and FORE is delighted in the part it has played in providing an encouraging and highly motivating environment to all students and the girls, in particular. Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy, Chairman Emeritus Infosys Limited in his address motivated all students for their forthcoming job assignments and encouraged them to do their best so that they can be the catalysts for India's progress. He said "India has one of the largest higher education systems in the world. Due to this, the quality of management education system plays a dominant role in India's progress. We need to enhance enrollment in higher education and increase the number of higher educational institutions. Therefore, capacities in the higher education institutes need to grow manifold especially in B- schools coupled with improvements in infrastructure". The convocation ended with the students high on excitement and enthused with new possibilities that are lighting their path to success. Executive MBA Delhi | Part Time courses in Delhi | FORE School part time courses
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About FORE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT: One of the leading business schools in India, FORE School of Management is committed to the advancement of management education, research, training and consultancy. Incorporated in 1981, FORE (Foundation for Organizational Research and Education) has been working with academia and industry by training students in the latest practices in management and by producing leaders for the global business environment. Company Contact Information: FORE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT FSM B-18,Qutub Institutional Area New Delhi 110 016 Phone: +91-11-41242424 Published in: Education Tags: Executive MBA Delhi Part time courses in Delhi FORE school part time courses Published on: May 09, 2012 Original Source: Convocation Address By Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy At The XIX Annual Convocation Of FORE School Of Management, New Delhi
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About FORE SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT: One of the leading business schools in India, FORE School of Management is committed to the advancement of...