13th Annual Convocation Ceremony

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13th Annual Convocation Ceremony

Date: 16th April 2023

Venue: Pune Institute of Business Management [PIBM]

Pune Institute of Business Management (PIBM) recently held its 13th Convocation ceremony, where 700 students were conferred with their degree and diploma certificates, including the awards in various categories. The chief guests for the ceremony were Shri (Dr.) Subhas Sarkar, Hon’ble Minister of State for Education and Shri Iqbal Singh Lalpura, Chairman-National Commission for Minorities.
During his address, Shri (Dr.) Subhas Sarkar emphasized the importance of the institution’s philosophy of "Arise, Awake! And Stop Not Until the Goal is Reached." He encouraged the students to pursue their dreams, stating that startups would become the backbone of New India. He also spoke about the new policy for education and urged the students to ensure its implementation across the country.


Shri Iqbal Singh Lalpura in his address said that the college had achieved a lot in a short span of time, and the students were proven assets to companies as they were made industry-ready by the college. He advised the students to have a clear agenda and develop their personalities. He also stressed the importance of honesty, integrity, and social service.

PIBM’s Chairman and Executive Director Mr. Raman Preet praised the hard work of the staff and faculty during the pandemic, highlighting the programmes that were conducted virtually, including internships and final placements. He advised the students to not only focus on placements but also look towards leading companies of tomorrow.

Chief Guests:
Shri (Dr.) Subhas Sarkar

Hon'ble Minister of State for Education

Government of India

Shri Iqbal Singh Lalpura

Chairman - National Commission for Minorities

Government of India

Guests of Honor:
Mr. Sudip Bandyopadhyay

Group Chairman

Inditrade Capital

Mr. Nikhil Mathur

MD - India & Regional Head Data Partnership & Innovation - APAC


Mr. Umesh Revankar

Executive Vice Chairman

Shriram Finance

Mr. Arkadeb Chakraborty

Chief Human Resources Officer

Capital Foods

Mr. Sanjeev Dayal

Business Leader & Senior Marketer

Kaff Appliances

Ms. Deepika Bhattacharya

ITES & Leadership Development Expert


MBA Rank Holders:
  • 1st: Sourav Datta
  • 2nd: Spandan Datta
  • 3rd: Arpita Chakraborty
  • 3rd: Aarya Sharma
MBA Specialization wise Toppers:
  • Muskan Ahuja - Finance
  • Sourav Datta - Marketing
  • Anahita Kampani - HR
PGDM Rank Holders:
  • 1st: Ashish Singh
  • 2nd: Meghna Sadhukhan
  • 3rd: Sakina Arzina Karim
PGDM Specialization wise Toppers:
  • Shantnu Saushik - Finance
  • Shishir Kumar Jha - Marketing + Operations
  • Ashish Singh - HR
  • Sakina Arzina Karim - Business Analytics