Great Lakes' Convocation 2012


Great Lakes' Convocation 2012

Great Lakes’ Convocation 2012 presided over by Shri. N. Chandrasekaran and Ms. Jennifer A. Mclntyre.


Two Great Lakers receive Merit cum Means Scholarship of Rs. 5 lakhs.


Awards were given to deserving students for their outstanding academic achievements.


Great Lakes Institute of Management, Chennai and Stuart School of Business, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, USA, held its Convocation of the Post Graduate Program in Management (PGPM), Class of ‘12 (Spartans) and the Post Graduate Global Executive Program in Management (PGXPM VI) – Academic Year 2010-12; and welcomed the next batch of PGPM students (Mighty Mamallas) in the presence of distinguished guests Shri. N. Chandrasekaran, CEO & MD of TCS Worldwide, Ms. Jennifer A. Mclntyre, Consul General US Consulate General in Chennai, and others.


While welcoming Mamallas, Dean announced the signing of MoU’s with 3 leading Universities namely Fudan University, China; CUOA University, Italy and Bordeaux Business School, France. The MoU in effect facilitates academic collaboration, International immersion, students exchange and also for exploring research opportunities in various areas.


With these kinds of agreements and many more to follow, Great Lakes will be developing best-in class contents for the students which will enhance the learning values and make them Business Ready Managers.

Student Achievements

Sankalp Parihar, Manmeet Ahluwalia, Harleen Wahi, Lathish Venugopal

1st prize, 3rd Inter College Debate Competition, IIT Madras.


Nivedita Singh

First Prize - Article in IIFTs Mark Mantra magazine


Gejendra Sisodia & Deepika Solanki

Second Prize - Article in IIFTs Mark Mantra magazine


Kishore Kumar and Krishnan Chidambaram

First Prize - IIFTs Markmantra Ad Making Competition


Mahesh Panigrahy and Namratha Vaidya

Article amongst Top 5 articles, IIM Shillong Magazine – Niveshak


Abhinav Verma , Vinay Kumar

First Prize - Pol-Trics event, IIM- Kozhikode