The Indian Institute of Management, Shillong hosted the commencement ceremony to welcome 309 post-graduate programmes (PGP) in management (2022–24), 5 Ph.D., and 11 Ph.D. Working Professionals. IIM Shillong held its recipients, visitors, and invitees in person for the first time at this session since the lockdown two years prior.
The guests of honour at the ceremony were, Dr. Anurag Batra, Chairman cum Editor-in-Chief of BW Business World and Prof. Ashoke K. Dutta, first director of IIM Shillong.
Director of IIM Shillong, Prof D P Goyal welcomed the new participants and said that his institute is continually advancing in terms of academic and research metrics, as well as the number of admissions. “IIM-Shillong aims to become a renowned academic institution by fostering excellence in management education and through innovation and entrepreneurship for all stakeholders—businesses, government, and society,” he added.