The Orientation Programme for the new entrants, batch 2017-19, was held on 15th June at SKIPS Campus. The session began with the invocation of Goddess Saraswati and lighting of lamp by the Chairman Col.VinodTandon; trustee Mr.VaibhavTandon; Director, Dr.Ram Kumar Balyan; and the Dean Dr.Gurpreet Arora. In his address to the students, Col.VinodTandon gave valuable insights to the students such as the significance of management in varied aspects of life, focusing on goals, never to undermine the power of hard-work and the immense scope for skilled youth in today’s world. His motivating words were followed by an overview of the institute provided by the Director Dr.RamkumarBalyan. He highlighted the role of SKIPS in making learning meaningful, pragmatic and in grooming students for the corporate world. The students were then briefed about the teaching pedagogy, EEP Programme, code of conduct and the placement cell at SKIPS. Post lunch was the time for some informal exchange among the students and faculties, for which ice-breaking activities like musical chair, challengers, Australian trolley and tug-of-war served as the perfect platform. The students enjoyed this day which gave them a glimpse into their journey of PGDM.