The Post Graduate Programme in Development Management (PGPDM) welcomed its 19th batch in a virtual inauguration ceremony on Saturday, 26th June.
With the traditional lighting of lamp and the Student-Teacher Prayer, Associate Dean Dr Preeta George introduced the legacy of the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan to the students and underlined the institute’s commitment to the social sector through its various initiatives.
PGPDM Chairperson, Prof. Prabhat Pani gave an overview of the curriculum and pedagogy of the programme.
The chief guest, a distinguished social sector professional, Mr. Ashwini Saxena, CEO of JSW Foundation urged the participants to focus on governance and the role of networking.
PGDPM Alumna from Batch 7, Ms. Jyoti Tajane, Program Director, Save the Children India, explained to the new participants how she applied her learnings from the programme in her own organization.