National Symposium on Road to Resurgence: Indigenous Learning for Business and Society, School of Business, SMVDU

17032017 National

A National Symposium on Road to Resurgence: Indigenous leaning for business and society was organized by School of Business Shri Mata Devi University, Katra, J&K. The two day event’s inaugural took place today in the present of eminent researchers and scholars from various parts of the country. The key note address of Prof. Rajendra Kumar Gupta, researcher of high repute, who has nurtured scholars at IIM and MDI under his service, emphasized upon the requirements of resurgence of Indian thinking and contribution of original Indian theories to the world.

Dr. Sanjeev Jain, the Vice Chancellor, SMVDU, in his message wished the success to the symposium and said that I think that the platform such as this symposium are required to deliberate on the issues for revisiting the galore of our traditional learning for futuristic discourses. He mentioned that Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University in a very short span of time has been able to create a mark and has the fundamental vision for nurturing young talented human resource for the service of Indian society & world at large, preserving the integrity and sanctity of human values. Prof. Dr. D. Mukhopadhyay, Dean, Faculty of Management provided insight for the importance of such programs. HOD, School Of Business Dr. Ashutosh Vashishtha said that the country requires the research that is rooted in the Indian ethos and its time when we can relive the Indian glory. Dr. Saurabh organizing secretary informed that the program is being attended by the scholars from scholars of various institutions of India. He said that in the time when the India is set to regain its glory and provide leadership to the world in terms of the sustainable solutions for the various issues at the organizational, technological, social, and economic level, we need to deliberate deeply over the roadmap for design of research and solutions and hence symposium shall provide input to the same.

Dr. Ashish Pandey, SJMSOM, IIT Bombay took a workshop on research for resurgence. Dr. Pankaj Mehta focused upon the sustainability of Green Building for resurgence. Dr. Vishawajeet Pendse, Nagpur, provided his insight upon the requirement of Indian research and informed the audience upon the Research for Resurgence foundation.

This symposium had a panel discussion which included some of the renowned Professors Dr. Rajendra K Gupta, as moderator, Prof. D. Mukhopadhyay, Dean, Faculty of Management, Arch. Aditya Singh, Deptt. Of Architecture, Dr. Sunil Wanchoo, Deptt. Of Physics, Dr. Madhu Mangal Chaturvedi, Deptt. Of Philosophy and Culture, Dr. Vandana sharma, Dean Humanities, Dr. Vishwajeet Pendse. The panel deliberated upon the promising areas for Research for Resurgence.

The inaugural ended with an energetic session conducted by Dr. Ashish Pandey which was in turn a brilliant experience for all the participants and the Students of School of Business.


Alumni Talk


Nikhil Sharma | B.Tech
- Dassault  Systems
- PLM Developer

SMVDU is an excellent place for learning with great faculty and State of the Art infrastructure in terms of practical knowledge in engineering sciences. This is the place where I inculcated all my academic and professional knowledge and face the challenges of a professional future.
"Salutes to my Alma Mater"


Anshuman Mishra | B.Tech
- IBM, Pune
- System Operation Lead Specialist

"At SMVDU, I have had the privilege to be taught by professors who really care about my academic progress, and I've benefitted from this immensely.Not only have I honed my professional skills at SMVDU but have grown more culturally aware. SMVDU provides the resources necessary for concretizing your goals and ambitions - whatever they may be. The opportunities I've been furnished with at SMVDU range from meeting diverse people and building solid, long-lasting friendships to enjoying the exciting scenic beauty. ...


Rahul Pandey | B.Tech
-Batch 2005-09
- Cleared Civil Services Examination 2010

"The alma mater of a student plays a defining role in his/her life. It is the place where the final touches to the personality of a young kid are given. SMVDU laid the foundation of my success in civil services as it provided the apt environment for achieving my aim. A lively environment on the campus, good guidance by teachers and an ideal environment for learning-that's what SMVDU is in my eyes ...


Gaurav Handoo | B.Tech
- Xalted Info. Systems
- Test Engineer

"I used to think that any university must have insufficient amenities as compared to IITs but at SMVDU I witnessed world class infrastructure coming into existence right in front of my eyes. Faculty members helped me gain academically as well as developing an all round personality...


Anup Rastogi | B.Tech
- Nokia Siemens Network
- Core (NSS) Engineer

SMVDU today is very well known as an premier instution and being at the university, I’ve had the pleasure of meeting people from all over the country, which has broadened my perspective and that’s the best thing about this place. It was so easy to develop closeness to the teachers and fellow students in a calm, seren environment but the academic grinding was intense...


Pratima Labroo | B.Tech
- University of Dundee, UK
- M.S (Biomedical Engineering)

. The course at SMVDU required hard work and some serious studying, that being said I enjoyed every minute of it; thanks to my classmates, teachers and especially working on projects each year enabled me in developing my skills. It prepared me and helped me identify what I really enjoyed doing and my future goals. After B.Tech completion I went on for a Master's degree in Biomedical Engineering at University of Dundee, U.K. I am planning to follow up with a PhD in Biomedical Engineering and establish my career in academics and research...


Supreet Lakhotia | B.Tech
- Forbes Marshall Ltd., Pune
- Marketing Engineer

SMVDU gave me the flexibility to explore my potential and my stay here has been a journey of self realization. The campus is serene, has excellent infrastructure and you can really enter neck deep in you preparations to fulfil your career aspirations. My Faculty Mentor helped me at every step including helping me getting placed with Forbes Marshall...


Ishaan Ratanpal | B.Tech
- Ogilvy & Mather
- Advertising Executive

Currently pursuing Branding & Advertising as a career, I believe the most important lesson that SMVDU has taught me is to keep striving for what you want to achieve with relentless passion, perseverance, honesty and hard-work. The faculty and the environment provided me the confidence to harness my hidden potential, which would not have been possible otherwise. ...


Ikhlaq Singh | B.Tech
- Accenture Consulting
- HR Executive

"At SMVDU, the location, the beautiful campus, hostels, friends and most important the 'Faculty'; everything was like 'the perfect fit'. The kind of culture that nourishes the students in the foothills of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine is totally unrivalled. The level of education, both professional and personal is very high and the facilities are a class apart..


Stay Connected

  • Follow us on Youtube
  • Follow us on Facebook
  • Subscribe to our feed
  • Follow us on Twitter