Our Honorable Prime Minister’s initiative of Startup India has been very much imbibed at the School of Management, RK University. The Duo Dr. Dharmesh Raval, Director School of Management and Dr. Punit Saurabh had organized an Entrepreneurship Awareness Drive for all the aspiring future potential Entrepreneurs in the various Schools of RK University who were in their Final Year. There were around 100 participants from across the University for the two days i.e. 11th and 12th March, 2016. The First day started with the Inauguration being done by the Executive Vice President Mr. Denish Patel of RK University, along with the Chief Guest Director General, Foreign Trade Shri Suvidh Shah. The day had various sessions covering up topics such as Ideation by Mr. Manish Dholakiya again through Activity Based Learning. Dr. Dharmesh Raval also shared the basics of Entrepreneurship and cases of various successful entrepreneurs. One session was of Shri Piyush Chandravawas, a young Entrepreneur, who discussed his exciting entrepreneurial journey.
The day two also started with a lot of enthusiasm, the talk by Entrepreneurship Cell (RKU) coordinator Dr.Punit Saurabh started by welcoming the students and delivering a talk on campus startups and ideas and the Vision plan to promote entrepreneurship at RKU campus.
It was followed by the Panel discussion by the Alumni’s of School of Management who are currently the Young and successful Entrepreneurs who shared their experiences of their ventures and advised the young budding minds to carve their own paths. The Valedictory session was comprised of an inspirational session by Mr. Denish Patel and then Certificate Distribution was carried out as a cherry on the cake. The two days drive was a very fruitful initiative and in future many more of such programmes are in pipeline for the young minds.