Sambalpur: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik praised IIM Sambalpur for its growth & efforts to promote innovation & entrepreneurship. CM Patnaik said this while addressing at the 2nd Annual Convocation of IIM Sambalpur.
He urged them to become knowledge partners & think tanks for planning and reinforcing Government schemes for social development. Patnaik said, “As you embark upon your new journey, I would like to say that you are here because you are the best in the country. The nation looks up to you not only as able managers but also as social entrepreneurs who would work to change the world into a better place.”
Nearly 45 outgoing students of the institute were awarded degrees and medals by the Chief Minister during the convocation programme.