GIBS celebrated its Splendid and reverberating biggest event ‘STUDENT OF THE YEAR’ on 20th November at GIBS. The event was initiated with the Inaugural dance, Then Welcoming the Chief Guest, Mr. Ashok Dash, and Director – ICT Health Technology services Bangalore, the Guest of Honour Ms. Priya Gautam – APAC regional Manager, Mr. BL Goyal – GIBS Chairman, Mr. Ritesh Goyal – GIBS Managing Director, and Dr. Aparna Rao GIBS Director. The event attracted more than 350+ guests, and also marked with the presence of Corporate Tycoons, Dignitaries from Educational Institutions, Academicians and Students. The evening was made more colourful with Group dances and trendy fashion show by GIBS students.
The high light of the event was marked by Mr. Kamlesh Patel – who is an actor; known for Dance India Dance (2009).He has conquered physical disability to become a wonder dancer, grab the audience with his performance and got a big round of applause. The indication of the evening is to showcase the student’s Academic excellence, and the achievements & medals they bagged were being distributed to Students and to all those who have excelled in Academics, Sports and Cultural Activities at the hands of the dignitaries. At last the most awaited STUDENT OF THE YEAR award was unfurl by the guest the results as the award was conquered by the student Bharathi Kushwaha, MBA student of 2015- 2017 batch.
This award was unfolded considering the performances meeting the following Criteria; Academic Excellence, Active participation in Sports, Campus Involvement, Leadership, Soft Skills, Punctuality & Dedication, Special Talents, Achievements, Initiative in various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. The programme was an amalgamation of various hues and the students spread the colours of peace and happiness. Finally the students enjoyed emerging Rock Band Show by The Jois Projects Team and DJ followed by dinner; this added the all new height to the event.