Annual Alumni Meet to be held in January 2016!

Hello Great Lakers!! The much awaited Annual alumni meet is here and here is something to make you feel nostalgic! Be sure to be there on Jan 23, 2016: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arDcc9ANMdc  

Paisa Vasool, Yeah!

Plan. Setup. Run. All in 60 hours. Paisa Vasool, the most awaited event for all the budding entrepreneurs was a huge hit among students at Great Lakes. It was a two day event which started on August 29 and went on till the mid night of August 30. Around 69 stalls were setup around the …. Read More

In Conversation with a Legend – Sir Ratan N Tata

July 15, 2015 – Just past Noon I had this opportunity of accompanying Sir Ratan Tata to see him off at Chennai Airport post his Convocation Interaction with Great Lakers ! Truly a legend – When he stepped down December 2012, as he turned 75, he presided over the largest Indian multinational conglomerate; more than …. Read More

Innovation- more than the buzzword

What we have today are things unseen, unheard and maybe a thinker’s far-fetched dream when we viewed this era from the 60’s or 70’s. Would it be even possible to think about a phone that can double up as a camera and a radio, while our peers were switching manually to connect long distance calls? …. Read More

From Your Alma Mater

As our birds gather wings to fly into the sky, it is indeed a bitter-sweet moment. The sadness of one journey coming to an end; the happiness of another, longer journey beginning. What is most exalting is the love and respect our students develop for us in a humble period of one or two years. …. Read More

Breaking all Stereotypes

The culture at Great Lakes is not just about knowledge, but about passion too. The passion to be the best, the excitement to do out of the box, and the willingness to make it possible. This is why when Great Lakers face the corporate world, they strive to bring in fresh ideas in whatever arena …. Read More

A stage to part 300 years of experience

The day that witnessed some of the veterans, also members of IIM-C Alumni Association Chennai Chapter, together bringing more than 300 years of rich work experience to the students of Great Lakes. This was the day of the IIMC Strategic Marketing Workshop, presented in association with Great Lakes. Our own Prof. T.N.Swaminathan who is an …. Read More

Contained in the tiny seed of today is the mighty oak of tomorrow.

It’s one thing to achieve excellence and quite another to sustain it. The former requires a spark of passion and a determination to take to the skies, the latter an immense amount of humility and dedication. Ten years ago, a man lovingly planted the seed of his dream in the soil of the earth. Nurtured …. Read More