Asia-Pacific to Indo-Pacific: India's Maritime Reawakening organised by the Navy Foundation, Kolkata Chapter
Students had a great learning experience attending a talk on From Asia-Pacific to Indo-Pacific: India's Maritime Reawakening organised by the Navy Foundation Kolkata Chapter at Fort William along with Director Maj Gen.V.S.Ranade and Dr. Debaleena Chatterjee.
Quoting Capt. T.K.Sanyal here-
'On behalf of Navy Foundation Management Committee in general and in my personal capacity in particular, I take this opportunity to convey our sincere thanks and gratitude for your participation in the Memorial Lecture last evening. Our special appreciation to young students who were so smartly turned out in uniform, disciplined in conduct and so enthusiastic in approach. They added an extra glamour to the evening function indeed. Trust you all had enjoyed the talk and the interaction with dignitaries thereafter. We certainly enjoyed the very presence of youthful exuberance of your students under your guidance. May convey our appreciation to your entire team on our behalf please.
We shall look forward to more such interactions in future too.
With warm regards.
Captain (IN) TK Sanyal
AIM has always included such seminar talks to expose students in different kinds of professional environments.
Silver Jubilee Celebration || 19 Sept 2022
19th September 2022 marked the day for the Silver Jubilee Celebration of Army Institute of Management, Kolkata. Graced by the presence of dignitaries from various sectors of the Nation, the program started with the auspicious lighting of the lamp of founding with a grand show of unity and diversity showcasing the different dance forms of India. The extravaganza was preceded by the welcome speech by Director, Maj Gen VS Ranade (Retd) and a narration of AIMK history by Dr. Malini Mazumdar, Academic Coordinator. Mr. Abraham G Stephanos, Managing Director of Tata Steel Downstream Products Limited shared his experience in the Industry and an inspiring speech by the GOC in C of Eastern Command Lt Gen RP Kalita, UYSM, AVSM, SM, VSM. The event was attended by dignitaries from the Army, Corporates, Alumni, and Ex Faculty members.
The show was conceptualized and choreographed by the students of the Institute. Followed by an audio-visual presentation that encompassed the essence of a journey, of 25 glorious years for this esteemed Institution. Amongst the applause for the movie commenced the final act - a cultural manifest that captures the quintessence of the aura this institution holds. The cultural show took its audience on a spellbound trip to all the zones starting from the East and going clockwise to the North of India. Folk and Classical dance forms like Bihu, Kathakali, Bharatnatyam, Garbha, Bhangra, and many more depicted the privilege of the rich diversity this institute witnesses every year. A confluence of all these cultural dances along with a melodious song sung by the students, closed the curtains on a show that enamored its viewers.
War of Words
The Student Council arranged a second round of debate "War of Words” on September 10th, 2022. The event was graced by the honorable Director Major General V.S.Ranade (Retd.), Professor J.N.Mukhoapdhyay, Student Affairs Coordinator Dr. Debaleena Chatterjee, Asst. Professor Abhilash Acharya as Judges.
Thought provoking and mind boggling topics on beauty pageants, gender-specific rules in temples, privacy issues, Artificial Intelligence. The topic that evoked the most reaction was "Are men the silent sufferers?"
Martyrdom day at AIMK
It's been 11 years since our braveheart late Lt. Navdeep Singh Bains' life came to an end, yet his legacy of foresight, dignity, and bravery endures indefinitely.
Army Institute of Management paid respect to the hero who sacrificed his life for the nation.
Today on his 10th anniversary and also on the eve of International Senior Citizen's Day the MBA 25 Student Council of AIM organized a visit to Snehodiya (Senior Citizen's Living Facility). The students presented a cultural program as a gesture to pay homage to our martyred Alumnus.
The event was graced by the presence of
Mr. Debashish Sen Managing director of West Bengal HIDCO. As a part of the Institute's Social Responsibility, the zestful performance and the initiative to entertain, indeed made the day one to remember.
Blood Donation Camp
AIM has always strived to become a responsible citizen and to contribute towards the betterment of the society. AIM has a mission to contribute . In the series of Social responsibility ventures, the ISR team of Student Council conducted Blood donation camp on 18th June 2022 in collaboration with Project Life Force. The response was overwhelming with the Director, the Registrar and even an Alumni pitching in to contribute along with student among whom many were first time donors. AIM will continue to contribute positively with several other ISR measures.
World Environment Day Celebration
Director Maj Gen VS Ranade (Retd.), Registrar Col. MK Verma (Retd.) and Girls' Warden Maj. Tukun Kansabanik planted saplings on the occasion of 'Tree plantation and Swach Abhiyan' organized by the ISR team of MBA 25 batch to celebrate 'World Environment Day' instilling the spirit of a greener, cleaner and a sustainably futuristic campus.
New Council members Oath Ceremony was organized at Army Institute of Management, Kolkata. With positions come responsibilities. As MBA-24 passed on their positions to MBA-25, took the oath to solemnly carry forward their duties as new student council members and become a strong bridge between students and Management.
Farewell: MBA 24
A gala event comprising the cultural show, sports event, and Jam Session was conducted to mark the farewell of passing out batch MBA24. AIMK wishes the passing out batch all success.
To mark the occasion, Director Maj Gen VS Ranade release the farewell edition of “ Managers’ Musings” newsletter of AIMK