The Annual Convocation of Lala Lajpatrai Institute of Management for its Master of Management Studies[MMS] students for the batch 2016–2018 was held on 12th February, 2019. The event started with lightning of lamp by the eminent dignitaries Dr. Ravindra D. Kulkarni, Pro-Vice Chancellor, University of Mumbai; Chairman of Governing Council Dr. Kamalji Gupta; Director Dr.V.B.Angadi and Student Counselor Dr. Asha Aggarwal.

The proceedings commenced with welcome and introductory speech of Dr. Kamalji Gupta. Dr. Ravindra D. Kulkarni, Pro-Vice Chancellor, University of Mumbai, in his convocation address, emphasized the need for going beyond the syllabus. In this connection, he referred significance of integrity, wisdom and learning to unlearn. He also highlighted judicious use of wisdom and knowledge. He stated that wisdom should be executed with potential and willpower. He pointed out that depending on the time and situations, we need to unlearn the old things and learn the new things to cope up with any eventualities in business. He stressed the need to maintain the good relations in the organisation where you will be working.

Even though you change the jobs, you may be required back in the old place with better leadership qualities. He also quoted that tons of soil required to explore the grams of gold. The quote reflects necessity of concerted efforts to achieve the goal. On this occasion students were conferred the MMS Degrees and were felicitated on account of their excellent academic performance.
Pro-Vice Chancellor was pleased to release the book “BIODIVERSITY MANAGEMENT CONCERNS AND CHALLENGES”, 9th publication of Lala Lajpatrai Institute of Management.