‘CONPRENDO 2018’ held by MBA Department, USTM
USTM, 7 May 2018: The Department of
Business Administration, USTM today organized
its first Alumni Meet, CONPRENDO 2018. The event
was graced by around 50 Alumni of the
department. The event was scheduled at 5:30 pm
at N. K. Choudhury auditorium of USTM.
Apart from past and present students, the
inauguration function was also attended by the
Chancellor, USTM, the Dean, SBUS, Academic
Registrar, Director Students’ Affairs, HoDs from
various departments of USTM and faculty members
of MBA Department.
After the formal welcome ceremony of lighting of
lamp, the welcome address was delivered by Dr.
Rashmi Baruah, the Head of the Department of
Business Administration. Following this, USTM
Chancellor M Hoque along with other dignitaries
launched the Placement Brochure 2018 of the
The Chancellor addressed the audience and
emphasized on the importance of being together.
Further, Dr Amit Choudhury, the Dean, SBUS,
spoke about the formation of Alumni Association
which has been named as BAUSTMAA. The alumni
present were happy with the proposal and readily
agreed on the same.
Some of the alumni shared their feelings about
the alma mater, their present life and how they
miss their campus life. The inaugural session
ended with vote of thanks. A cultural function
was also organized by the students of the
Department. Few of the alumni also performed at
this function. Apart from music and dance, there
was a fashion show by an ex-students. All past
students were presented tokens of appreciation
from the Department.
Expressing her feelings, the HoD of the MBA
department said, that it is strange to hold on
to the pieces of the past while waiting for our
future. That is nostalgia. “We all grow up and
want to go to future but there is always an urge
to return to the good old days. As a student,
one dream about being a professional sooner and
again when he becomes a professional, misses
being a student. Knowing and understanding this
feeling, we initiated to organize the event”.
The event ended over a gala dinner and informal