Academic Scholarships Awards and Student Council Investiture Function

IIM Udaipur strives to encourage the enthusiasm and dedication among the students by recognizing and appreciating the talent from the student fraternity who have excelled in their devotion, work, commitment and performance in various strata towards taking forward the IIMU legacy. IIMU Community comprising the students, staff and the faculty got together to award the recipients of Academic Scholarships in a function organized on 6th March, 2014. The awards were presented by the faculty and Prof. Janat Shah, DirectorIIMU. The awards were not limited to only academic achievements but also covered the Course Representatives, best Club / Committee SPOC and the best Library users. The felicitation list preparation was helped by the Academic Council of IIMU.

In addition to the appreciation of the awardees, the function also had the investiture of the newly elected Council of Student Affairs Members (CSA). Council of Student Affairs and Academic Council ensure the students’ rights and duties are properly exercised. IIMU has also set the benchmark by becoming an institution with a full-fledged Constitution and Code of Conduct in place just within two years of its foundation. The Council is elected by a voting process by the student fraternity and the newly elected body took the charge from the First Student Council selected in August, 2013. Mr. Joel Xavier, ManagerStudent Affairs at IIMU played the role of the Master of Ceremony from the dias and kept everyone glued to the ceremony with his one liners in the speech.


List of Awardees (PGP-2): Sameer Hasan | Prateek Shukla | Vivek Pandey | Anusha Ganne | Raghuveer Patnala | Virangna Kansal | Adhya Shivhare | Richa Sharma | Aashima Priye | Aprajitha Ranjan | Arun Kumar P | Chayanika Bathla | Ratika Mittal | Soumya Dasoju | Surya Mahesh Marisetti | Venkatesh Thouti | Nitish Sana | Anupam Sikdar | Dipthi M V | Jaspal Singh | Juhi Panchal | Rahul Verma | Rishiraj Kashyap | Sudhir Medithi | Hina Agarwal | Agradeep Chakraborty | Ajith Pancily | Akanksha Bali | Anjan Jyoti Goswami | Bharat Nigadi | Biswarup Das | Esha A | Ishan Bharadwaj | Kotagiri Harish | Mrityunjai Yadav | Neha Jangid | Neha Tare | Pradeep Hiremath | Pradeep Meena | Rohit Jaiswal | Sandeep Rana | Shashi Kumar | Shuchismitha Biswas | Sneha Sathawane | Sriharsha | Sunil Gunti | Vidushi Yadav | Vinay Tejasvi | Vivek Batra | Vivek Pandey | Dipankar Behera | Raj Mohod

CSA 2013-14 (PGP-1): Abhimanyu Bhardwaj | Arun P | Ashish Mishra | Ashwini Soundararajan | Jitaditya Dey | Nagaraj N | Rohit Mishra

IIM Udaipur celebrates Republic Day!

The morning of 26th January, 2014 began on a different note in IIM Udaipur. The maddening rush to classes was replaced by a flavoured celebration of the 65th Republic Day by the faculty, staff and students of IIMU with gusto. The event started with the flag hoisting by Director, Prof. Janat Shah followed by the National Anthem. CulcommThe Cultural Committee of IIMU sparked the celebrations with scintillating performances of a dance act and a street play captivating the audience. PGP student Shuchismita Biswas enthralled everyone with her mesmerizing recital of patriotic songs. The dash of fervor in the day was added by the Republic Day Quiz conducted by PotpourriThe Literary Club of IIMU.


The Constitution of India came into force on this day and everyone at IIMU derive great pride that under the leadership of Prof. Janat Shah, we are working towards building an institute striving towards excellence. IIMU is one of the first institutes in India to come with a Code of Conduct and a Constitution in effect within just two years of its foundation. And to ensure that the proper strategic directives laid are properly implemented, IIMU has a student elected body, Council of Student Affairs overseeing the working procedures. IIMU’s approach of adopting latest standards like CRM will aid in effective monitoring of all the aspects of the institute’s functioning.


The celebrations of the campus continued in an excursion to the new campus site at Balicha, Udaipur. The outing was orchestrated by PrayatnaThe Social Responsibility Club of IIMU. The students were accompanied by Mr. Joel Xavier, Manager – Student Affairs, IIMU who with his years of experience as an avid traveler, photographer, biker and a planner of such trips since his IIMA days made the day fun filled. He gave the students, tips on trekking, camping and pitching a tent as well as how to develop a keen eye for capturing great photographs.


IIMU’s upcoming campus in Balicha spread across 253 acres of land is going to be one of the best campuses of Indian education institutions. The campus will be a symbolic landmark with its grandeur greenery and an innovative and splendid constructional design. IRIS – The Photography Club of IIMU helped in capturing the memories by clicking the pictures for the day.