Directorate of Alumni Relations, Manipal University Jaipur organized Alumni Meet on March 02, 2019 and observed it as an Alumni Day. This meet was attended by around 50 alumni from different programmes across MUJ.
The meet was initiated with alumni registration and badge distribution, preceded with formal welcome of the alumni with tilak. The event was inaugurated with lamp lighting and Ganesh Vandana followed by a welcome address by Dr. Manvinder Singh Pahwa, Incharge Director, Directorate of Alumni Relations, MUJ.
Prof. G.K. Prabhu, President, MUJ addressed the alumni and congratulated the team of directorate of alumni relations for the success of Alumni meet and thanked the alumni for sparing time from their respective schedules for attending the Alumni day event. He also asked the students to suggest appropriate date and time for organizing future alumni meet(s) to ensure maximum participation from the alumni end. Prof. Prabhu mentioned how alumni aid in development of strategic road map of MUJ and also discussed about their contribution in enhancing the NAAC and NIRF ranking of the university. He appreciated the alumni for their active participation in curriculum conclave and their valuable suggestions which aided in curriculum revision. Hon’ble President concluded his talk by mentioning about the recent developments made including online course learning facility through Coursera and the forthcoming study abroad scheme. E- Launch of 1st Alumni News Letter was also done during the inauguration.
The session moved ahead with the group photograph of all the alumni participant with President and all the members of Directorate of Alumni Relations, MUJ.
The photograph session was followed by various artistic performances by the alumni including a mesmerizing dance performance by Ms. Rituparna, song performance by Ms. Vidushi and a magnificent guitar performance by Mr. Shreyansh. Address by Director, Admissions, MUJ, Ashok Sharma preceded the talk by Dr. Richa (Alumni) of MUJ who shared her diversified experiences while her stay at MUJ campus.
Excitement of the event touched its height with the Mr. and Ms. Alumni competition which was in the later noon of the session. For the competition, alumni were required to introduce themselves and were judged based on their ramp walk and performances followed by a question answer round. The jury included Prof. Vadera, Dr. Manish, Prof. Mathur and Dr. Richa.
Dr. Dinesh Yadav, PhD from Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, MUJ and Dr. Shilpa Rastogi, PhD from School of Law, MUJ won the titles of Mr. and Ms. Alumni 2019 respectively.
The winners were felicitated by Prof. G. K. Prabhu, President, MUJ and Mrs. Prabhu.
The event concluded with warm regards and a hearty vote of thanks by Dr. Sushil Kumar Jain, Deputy Director, Directorate of Alumni Relations, MUJ, followed by DJ Night and grand dinner.