Fourth convocation of St.Kabir Institute of Professional Studies (SKIPS), for two year AICTE approved Post Graduate Diploma in Management Program was held on 5th April, 2013. Shri Bhupendrasinh Chudasama, Hon. Cabinet Minster- Government of Gujarat for Education, Law & Justice, Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Panchayat, Rural Housing and Rural Development was the Chief Guest.
The Chairman expressed his gratitude towards the chief guest for having graced the convocation with his presence.Â In his address blessed the students and encouraged the students to take up challenges. He also launched the 3rdÂ Issue of â€œSKIPS TIMESâ€, the newsletter of SKIPS, at the function. Students were awarded diplomaâ€™s and medals for scholastic performance and best overall performance by the Chairman. A special award for humanitarian service was awarded to one of the students.
Shri Bhupendrasinh Chudasama,
the chief guest, integrated the prosperity of Gujarat with the need of competent human resource and inspired the graduating students to further augment the stateâ€™s expansion. He instanced the example of Gujarat as a beacon of development and indexed the recent initiatives that Gujarat has ventured into.Â The chief guest also accentuated the need for sector specific education to cater to the needs of the changing investor preferences in Gujarat and concluded that the future of management education should be one which is formulated with the vision of creating Sector Specific Managers. He pronounced his faith in institutes such as St. Kabir Institute of Professional Studies that empower the youth to keep exploring beyond the visible horizon and added that institutes such as SKIPS are the real growth engines of the state because these are the classrooms where future innovators and path breakers are nurtured.