The Goa Institute of Management one of the premier B-Schools in India, hosted its annual convocation ceremony for the PGDBM batch 2009-11 at Kala Academy, where students turned professional managers received the coveted diploma after having completed over 22 months of academically packed rigorous training with exposure to live industrial projects.
Goa Institute of Management has done exceedingly well, as compared to other B-schools around the country. Last years exemplary placement scenario despite the economic downturn gave way to yet another exceptionally good placement season with the average salary increasing by 24% this year to Rs. 8.85 lakh per annum, while the highest annual salary saw an impressive 47% increase amounting to Rs.18 lakh per annum which was bagged by five students.
The students of GIM yet again proved that they are one of the best in B-schools with as much as 15% students getting pre-placement offers based on their summer internship.
Students were awarded their diplomas and some special awards of merits were presented to the students by Mr. Suresh Prabhu. Best Academic Performance was awarded to Akhil Uday Kamatand, a medal for recognition in extra-curricular activities was awarded to Prem Sharma (see pic) and Nitin C received the award for Best Student of the year.