Students of 2018 batch passing out of the Institute of Business and Computer Studies (IBCS), faculty of management sciences of the SOA Deemed to be University here, received their degrees at a Graduation Ceremony held in the university campus on Tuesday.
Around 150 students, who completed their courses in Master in Business Administration (MBA), MBA in Hospital Administration (MHA) and Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA), received their certificates from the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Amit Banerjee, who was the chief guest on the occasion.
Congratulating the students on their successful completion of the courses, Prof. Banerjee said that they were walking into a world of opportunities. “The need is to deal with new ideas as the concepts like Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence will govern how we work,” he said.
“You have to utilize your knowledge, managerial skill and wisdom in the real world and solve problems,” the Vice-Chancellor said while wishing them all success in life.
Prof. Pradipta Kumar Nanda, SOA’s Dean, Research and Development, also congratulated the students and said success in their careers would be the success of SOA.
Prof. Anup Samantaray, Dean of IBCS, said the students would be successful if they were prepared to face the challenges and take risks in a turbulent environment full of ambiguities. SOA’s Dean (Students’ Welfare), Prof. Jyoti Ranjan Das and Prof. U.C.Parida, Head of the department of Hospital Administration also spoke.