Every day in which you learn is a day well spent and the day you haven’t is a day you put a black mark against- Dr. Rajiv Kumar

Dr Kumar graced the fifth Annual Convocation of the International Management Institute (IMI) Bhubaneswar which was held on 16th February 2018 in which Post Graduate Diploma in Management was conferred upon the successful students of IMI-B from the batch 2015-17. Dr. Kumar, Vice-Chairman, NITI Aayog, Govt. of India was the Chief Guest of the event.

Dr. Kumar who is also an economist, congratulated the graduating students and addressed them by stating that they will play a significant role in enhancing the nation’s growth in the upcoming years. He stated that no other country has experienced three transitions at the same time, namely social, political, and economic and he believes that India will be an Economic superpower with a per capita income of $20,000 by the year 2039. In addition, he propagated the idea that one should never make compromises in making this country what it deserves to be and that we should always be proud of our Nation. His speech was received well by the students, and all the participants across the nation. We express our deepest gratitude to such a great scholar to have inspired us in our journey of life.