Day 3: Inauguration of the induction program for BBA batch 2017-20
Unitedworld School of Business welcomed its new batch for the BBA Program on 25th July, 2017. Gracing the occasion was UWSB Mentor Prof. Jayanta Sengupta. The Dean, Prof. Manas Chakravarty addressed the gathering welcoming students to a grand leap in their educational life. It was followed by the lighting of the lamp by the dignitaries of the college and a few students were also invited to join in. Prof. Sengupta, in his inaugural address inspired the students mentioning important landmarks they will have to cross to be able to successfully mature for a postgraduate education or become an entrepreneur at the end of the three year program. The inauguration concluded by a Vote of Thanks delivered by Director-Academics, Dr. Bhuvneshwar Gupta. The MC for the inauguration ceremony was Prof. Kunj Ganatra.
The second day of the induction for BBA batch of 2017-20 on 26th July 2017 started with an enthralling ice breaking session by Prof. Daisy Kurien. The exercises included brainstorming on managing change, adopting new learning methods and team building activities. The students were divided into small groups and tested on parameters like creativity, time management and out of the box thinking. Prof. Kunj Ganatra and Prof. Gaurav Arora was the jury who declared two groups as winners and runner up and awarded prizes. Many other students received consolation prizes for making specific contribution to the session. In the session, students learned management strategies in a fun-filled way.
Post lunch, the students attended a session on the History of Indian Business conducted by Mentor, Prof. Jayanta Sengupta. The illuminating session showcased the Indian trading culture dating 5th Century BCE to the current scenario of established entrepreneurship.
The final day of the Induction Program for BBA batch 2017-20 went off with great ardour. The students were grouped into six teams for the session “Think Business” led by Prof. Bhupinder Arora where they had to develop business ideas for designated products. The teams worked hard to create the business proposal and promotional pitch and made presentations to a jury panel. The winning team and runner up were given cash awards.
The induction phase concluded with a session by Dean, Prof. Manas Chakravarty addressing the students on the disciplinary guidelines.