Stepping out Day for Batch 2022-24

SIIB Auditorium | March 27, 2024 | 02:00 PM – 04:30 PM

Batch 2022-24, 2023-25, Faculty and Staff | Participants – 200+

SIIB organized its flagship event Stepping Out Day in which students, faculty, and staff gathered to bid farewell to the cherished Batch of 2022-2024. Guided by the spirit of camaraderie and shared experiences, the event commenced with an aura of reflection and celebration. Amidst a serene ambiance, the ceremony commenced with the traditional lighting of the lamp, symbolizing the knowledge and wisdom the students acquired during their time at SIIB. Mr. Rahul Singh, CEO of Uniphos Envirotronic Pvt. Ltd, and Mr. S.V. Jadhav, Managing Director of Teamwork Global Logistics, graced the occasion as Guest of Honour and Chief Guest.

Faculty members of SIIB delivered a heartfelt farewell address, reminiscing about the memorable journey shared with the departing batch and offering insightful words of wisdom. They reflected on the growth and achievements of the students, acknowledging their resilience and dedication throughout their academic journey at SIIB. Students from the 2022-2024 batch also expressed their gratitude for the transformative learning experiences they had undergone at SIIB. The ceremony also recognized students’ outstanding academic and sports achievements by awarding trophies and certificates.

Subsequently, the oath ceremony for student committees was conducted, symbolizing the transfer of responsibilities from seniors to juniors, embodying SIIB’s legacy of leadership. It underscored the institute’s commitment to fostering a culture of excellence and continuity, where each generation of students upholds the values and traditions that define SIIB’s ethos, ensuring the perpetuation of its rich heritage of academic and extracurricular achievements.

Mr. Rahul Singh and Mr. S.V. Jadhav also enlightened the departing batch with their invaluable insights and inspiring anecdotes. Their words resonated deeply, motivating the students to embrace the challenges and opportunities ahead with confidence and resilience. Thereafter, Dr. Asmita Chitnis, Director, SIIB, addressed the departing students by encouraging them to carry the institute’s values and ethos into their future endeavours.

As the ceremony drew to a close, Dr. Prakash Rao, Dy. Director, extended a heartfelt vote of thanks to all attendees by appreciating their contribution in making the event memorable. Finally, the ceremony culminated in a collective batch group photo, capturing the essence of camaraderie and shared experiences. This was followed by a joyous cake-cutting ceremony in the Amphitheatre. The event concluded on a warm note with a high-tea for all students, fostering a sense of community and togetherness.

Key Takeaways:
“Touched by the memories created, committed to carrying forward SIIB’s values in all future endeavors with sincerity and gratitude.”
– Vineet Maheshwari, MBA-IB (22-24)

“Filled with a sense of purpose and responsibility to uphold SIIB's legacy, ready to lead with passion and dedication.”
– Parv Pandya, MBA-AB (22-24)

“Overflowing with emotions and gratitude, cherishing the memories and feeling empowered to embark on the next chapter with courage and resilience.”
– Tomas Kashyap, MBA-E&E (22-24)