NISM 10th Convocation 2023
NISM organised its 10th Convocation on Monday, October 23, 2023 at NISM Campus, Rasayani, Dist- Raigad, Maharashtra. The Chief Guest for the Convocation was Shri K.V. Kamtah, Chairman, National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID).
Ms. Madhabi Puri Buch, Chairperson, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), presided over the ceremony. Director, NISM Dr. CKG Nair, Executive Director of SEBI, Shri G.P. Garg, Registrar of NISM, Shri Sunil Kadam, faculty members, officials of SEBI and NISM, and several other dignitaries were present on this occasion.
In this convocation a total of 126 students were awarded certificates. The Convocation began with a grand academic procession followed by Lighting of the Lamp by the dignitaries and Saraswati Vandana sung by the students of the Institute.
Prof. Rachana Baid introduced and welcomed the Chief Guest and other dignitaries at the dais. The Director, CKG Nair, in his address touched upon recent developments in NISM. Director thanked the Chief Guest and the SEBI Chairperson for agreeing to be part of this Convocation Ceremony.
SEBI Chairperson Ms.Madhabi Puri Buch, in her address, touched upon various aspects of how graduating students keep connected with NISM. In her address, she advised students and alumni on the need to upgrade their skills sets in the areas of emerging technology. The students and the audience were then enthralled by the speech of the Chief Guest, Shri K.V. Kamath followed by an interaction with Director, NISM. Through his captivating advice, he inspired the graduates, students and faculty of the Institute.
The graduates were awarded certificates by the Chief Guest. Meritorius students were awarded with the SBI Gold medal and two Canara Bank Gold medals for best academic performance. Shri. Gajendra Singh Rana, Chief General Manager, State Bank of India, felicitated the students with the SBI Gold medal and a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh. Similarly, from Canara Bank Shri Ajay Kumar, DGM, Canara Bank, joined the ceremony to felicitate two students with the Canara Bank Gold medals and a cash prize of Rs 50 thousand each.
The Convocation ended with a Vote of Thanks by Registrar Shri. Sunil J. Kadam followed by the National Anthem sung by the students of the Institute.