Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of IIM Raipur

Start Date:2013-05-05
End Date:2013-05-05
Event Type:Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony
Venue:Village Pota-Cheriya, Raipur
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IIM Raipur

B-School Page URL:www.iimraipur.ac.in
B-School Exams List: CAT
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Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Raipur is on Sunday May 5, 2013. The campus will be a state of art campus presenting a blissful mix of modern architecture, campus and heritage of Chhattisgarh.
 

Dr.M.M.PallamRaju, Hon’ble minister of HRD, GoI, has kindly consented to be the Chief Guest of the occasion and will lay the foundation stone of IIM Raipur. Dr Raman Singh, Hon’ble Chief Minister has kindly consented to preside over the function.
Speaking of the upcoming campus the Director Prof. B.S. Sahay said, “The state of the art campus planned at Naya Raipur will be a blend of modernity and cultural heritage of Chhattisgarh. The campus will depict modern architecture and assimilate the culture and traditions of Chhattisgarh. This will bring us one step closer to its vision of:

  • A world class institute with global outlook imbedded with regional and national focus.
  • An institute par excellence, which will be known for outstanding value based quality education, high quality research, executive education, consultancy and strong corporate as well as international linkages..
  • A B-school, which will serve the society, the state and the nation for economic growth and prosperity.”

The Foundation stone would be laid in the august presence of Shri Ram VicharNetam, Hon’ble Minister of Higher and Technical Education, Government of Chhattisgarh.

The Director in the Press Conference said, “IIM is a world brand that values excellence. We have always strived to achieve this goal. Excellence will reflect through the upcoming campus. We want the Campus to be known for its beauty, architecture and state of the art facilities.”
 

Shri Ramesh Bais, Hon’ble Member of Parliament (LokSabha), and Shri Bhushan Lal Jangde, Hon’ble Member of Parliament (RajyaSabha) will also be present on the occasion. Shri Hari S. Bhartia, Hon’ble Chairman, BoG , IIM Raipur will deliver welcome address. Shri Ramesh Bais, Hon’ble Member of Parliament (LokSabha), Shri Bhushan Lal Jangde, Hon’ble Member of Parliament (RajyaSabha) and Shri Ram VicharNetam, Hon’ble Minister of Higher and Technical Education, Government of Chhattisgarh will also address the gathering.
 

This would be followed by the presidential address of Dr. Raman Singh and the address by the Chief Guest ShriM.M.Pallam, Hon’ble Minister of HRD. Prof.B.S.Sahay, Hon’ble Director IIM Raipur will give his vote of thanks.
 

Speaking about the occasion the Director IIM Raipur remarked, “It is day when we reiterate our commitment to contribute to the growth and development of the region and the nation. The State Government has been very encouraging since day one and we hope that it continues its support in the years to come. ”
 

IIM Raipur in all its activities aims to become an institute par excellence known for outstanding value based quality education, high quality research, executive education, consultancy and strong corporate as well as international linkages.