Garden City Group of Institutions organized Graduation Day for postgraduates, batch 2016- 2018, on May 18, 2018. Around 200 students who are graduating this year, which includes the courses “Master of Business Administration, Master of Computer Application, Master of Tourism and Travel Management, MSc. Biotechnology, MSc. Microbiology, MSc. Electronic Media, MA Journalism & Mass Communication and Master of Physiotherapy” were the part of the solemn affair. Presence of Chancellor Dr. Joseph V.G., President of the Governing Council Prof. Coutinho, and chief guest Mr. Radhakrishna Arvapally ‘Director and Founder at Thing-Tronics’ made the program a memorable one.
Every year around 300 students from the various destination, diverse cultures become a part of the GCU institution, hence taking it to a different level globally. Garden City Group of institutions, takes pride in being able to evolve, synthesize and spread the power of knowledge to students in their future endeavours.
To mark the occasion, all the students graced the ceremony in bright yellow attire which was the theme of the day and made the day even more delightful and energetic. They were bustling with energy because they had their final photo shoot with their concerned departments and amidst them was a trace of sadness as they had to part from their teachers and friends. Indeed, it was a day of mixed feelings for all of them at the campus.
The graduation ceremony commenced with the honourable chairman declaring the graduation “open”. Chief guest Mr. Radhakrishna addressed students saying, “Best profession is the one which your heart says and not the one where opportunities are”. In his convocation address, the President of the governing council stated the student saying “we won’t say goodbye to you, we say Au revoir”. Principal, Prof. Sibi Shaji, wished students all the very best for their future saying, “it is a memorable day for students, it is a day to celebrate their achievement”.
The students seemed gleeful to be graduating from Garden City Group of Institution. One of the students from management said, “I have got the best exposure in Garden City College, I already am working with Garden City while studying so, I don’t think any exposure can be better than this”. One of the media students added, “More than the theory it is practical learning here, which will give us benefits in the future”. One of the students from life science department shared his feeling of graduation day saying “it was kind of mixed feeling of happiness and sadness, happy because we almost completed our post-graduation and sad because we will be leaving this college and our friends”. Garden City Group of the institution is gratified and congratulate students for getting placed at multi-national companies like CRYOVIVA INDIA, OMICS INTERNATIONAL, and JOCKEY INDIA.