Hyderabad, January 18: The National Institute of Agricultural Extension Management (MANAGE) organized a reunion on January 13, 2024 as the 2002-04 batch came together to celebrate their journey and contribute towards the academic progress of the current batch. The reunion was attended by 28 former students of the institute, along with other dignitaries.
In an effort to support the current students and help in the development of the institution, the alumni made a noteworthy contribution audio-visual technology to further their education.
P. Chandrasekhar, Director-General of MANAGE, expressed appreciation for the valuable contribution made by Batch 2002-04. He further acknowledged and emphasized the importance of a strong network of MANAGE graduates and also highlighted the commendable achievements of MANAGE alumni in their respective fields across India.
“The contribution from the Batch of 2002-04 reflects the spirit of camaraderie and generous support that defines the legacy of MANAGE. The institution has played a pivotal role in our success, and we are grateful for the opportunity to give back,” said Alum Bhaskar Rao.
Dr. Anand Reddy, Director (HRD) & Principal Coordinator PGDM (ABM), MANAGE, along with Vikram Singh, the former Principal Coordinator, also graced the occasion, sharing their experiences in the institution.
The reunion was facilitated by members of the current batch, with Bhaskar Rao, Vishal Kumar, Swati Nanda, and Sanobar Khan taking charge of the organizational responsibilities. Their dedication and meticulous planning ensured a seamless and joyous gathering of the institute.
The reunion served as a platform to observe the shared history of the 2002-04 batch while helping in the collaboration between the present students and the graduates. It also ensured a sense of shared responsibility and exchange of experiences that will undoubtedly contribute to the continued growth of the institution and its students.
About MANAGE: MANAGE is the apex national institute established in 1987 under the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India to respond the challenges of management in a rapidly growing Agriculture and rural sector. MANAGE launched Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Agri Business Management) in 1996, a trailblazer programme and a first of its kind in the country with a mandate of producing World-class Agri-techno managers. This program is approved as well as accredited by AICTE & NBA. PGDM(ABM) at MANAGE is the benchmark in Agri-business management education in the country. It attracts the best of students. Ever since its inception, the course has done exceedingly well and is consistently ranking as the best B-School in Agri-business Management (2nd Best Sectoral) in India.