HR Meet 2015 – “Challenges of Business environment from HR Perspective”

On 9th October, 2015 HR Meet was organized at MKSSS’S Hiraben Nanavati institute of Management of Research for Women, Karvenagar. The HR Meet was Organized for the HR specialization and the MBA Jr. Students.

The theme of the Meet was “Challenges of Business environment from HR Perspective”. For the Formal function the dignitaries who attended the Function were Mr. Y.K. Upadhay (National President – ISTD) , Mr. V. R. Ghag (Chairman- ISTD), Ms. Manisha Tapaswi (DGM – HR, Persistent) was the Guest of Honour for the Function and Mr. Rajendra Sabnis(VP – HRD ,The Indian Card Clothing Co.Ltd.) was the Chief Guest for the day, Director ( HNIMR) Dr. Jagdish Pol and Dr. Mihika Kulkarni ( HOD, HR Dept.,HNIMR). Our Director (HNIMR) Dr. Jagdish Pol Welcomed and felicitated the Guests .


All the dignitaries had put up their discourse on the very theme and enlightened the students on the various aspects of HR and its peripherals.

In the second half of the Schedule , HR Corporates were invited as the Panel Members for the Panel discussion on the very theme. The respective Panel members were : Dr. Uday Bhosle (Head – Human Capital & Employee Relations Precision Automation And Robotics India Ltd.) , Mr. Ananad Shaligram (Principal Consultant HR Anexi) , Mr. K. Baswaraj (HR Manager- Mahindra & Mahindra) , Ms. Amrajeet Sharma (Head HR – Qlogic India) .

The Students of HNIMR conducted the Panel Discussion on the theme. The inputs of the Corporates were very knowledgeable and informative for the students. All the Corporates encourged the students to be more proactive and efficient learners if they want to take up HR as their domain and Profession .

At the end of the session , Valedictory was done with the Prize distribution ceremony for the Poster Making Competition and the Skit Making Competition on the very theme. The Posters were invited from both the MBA Srs. on the topic as “ Cultural Diversity” and for MBA Jrs. it was on “HR Professionals”.

The Prizes were given away by the Director (HNIMR) Dr. Jagdish Pol and the Panel members .The winners for the MBA Srs. were Ms. Madhura Tamhankar, Ms. Prachi Kinkar , Ms. Mrudula Desai. The second prize was given away to Ms. Sayali Deokar, Ms. Shalinee Ugale, Ms. Sayali Katariya, Ms. Pinkee Varma, Ms. Pradnya Thakurdesai.

The winners for the MBA Jrs. were Ms. Snehal Darade , Ms. Siddhata Ramteke , Ms. Varnika Chaudhari .The second prize was given away to Ms. Diksha Poojari , Ms. Kiran Pukale , Ms. Prajakta Pawar .The winner for the Skit presented by the MBA Jr. Students were Ms. Shrishti Hemant , Ms. Divya Kulkarni , Ms. Shrutika Bajaj , Ms. Sapna Shetty .

‘BOOK SHELF ACTIVITY’ was organized on 06.10.15 for MBA Students by HNIMR LIBRARY.

The Chief Guest for the event was Dr. Rajendra Kumbhar, Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, Jaykar Library, Savitribai Phule Pune University. The Guest of Honor were Ms. Ketaki Latkar, Innovations Partner at Wisdom Ladder, which is an early childhood development centre in Baner. She is also working as a journalist with ‘Times group’. Mr. Milind Lele, Chairman of Local Managing Committee of HNIMR also graced the occasion by his presence.

Bookshelf Activity at HNIMR. Bookshelf Activity at HNIMR.

The main objective of the event was to make students read reference books in management and also make them understand ‘How to write a Book Review’. Students were divided in groups and each group had to choose one book of their choice. They had to read the book and make Poster/Model, PPT Presentations and also write a review on the Book. It was a competition and prizes were declared to three best presentations among 18 groups.

Chief Guest of the event Dr. Rajendra Kumbhar highlighted the importance of reference reading for management students. Guest of Honor Ms. Ketaki Latkar highlighted the importance of team work in this activity.

The event was an excellent platform for students to browse and read different books in management and also a lesson to work in teams to achieve success.

The event was coordinated by Librarian, Manjushree K Nawale under the guidance of Director, Dr. Jagdish N Pol.

Bookshelf Activity at HNIMR. Bookshelf Activity at HNIMR. Bookshelf Activity at HNIMR.

Free Dental Check – Up Camp Organised by The Rotract Club of HNIMR

On 10th Oct. 2015, in association with the Rotary Club of Gandhi Bhavan a free dental checkup and awareness camp was organized at HNIMR Campus.  A team of Senior Specialist Dental Surgeons and their assistants carried out a comprehensive dental checkup on students. The camp was initiated with dental awareness talk, educating students about common dental ailments, especially stressing on tooth decay and gum diseases and measures to prevent from them.  The students were highlighted about the eating patterns and food choices which cause tooth decay.

The event was graced by Dr. Ashwini Deshpande and her team of expertise doctors of Oral Health Clinic. The students got ample opportunities to interact with the dental surgeons to enquire and gain knowledge concerning oral diseases. On completion of the dental checkup each student was given a, a report summary of the diagnosed problem and the recommended dental treatment plan. It was indeed one of the important activity conducted by the Rotract members to make the smile of students look more mesmerizing.

  Dental Checkup by Rotract Club at HNIMR   Dental Checkup by Rotract Club at HNIMR   Dental Checkup by Rotract Club at HNIMR

Congratulations to Trupti Patkar for getting placed in Trung Retail Pvt.Ltd. in Sourcing and Merchandising.

 Saraswati PatkarWe wish her all the best in all her future endeavors.

Congratulations to Nikita Padhye for getting Internship in Baclays in Support Management.

Nikita PadhayeWe wish her all the best in all her future endeavors.

Congratulations to Sharon Mathew for getting Internship in Baclays in Support Management.

Sharon MathewWe wish her all the best in all her future endeavors.


TATA MotorsOn 24th Sept. 2015 MBA HR students visited TATA Motors , Pimpri Plant to get a practical Exposer through industrial Trek .It was indeed an informative visit. Around 21 HR specialization students and 5 faculties benefited from the visit.

Mr. Ram Hudalikar , CV-ADMIN , Pune CVBU oriented the students on following points

  1. The stategic delibration of Tata Motors
  2. The caliberated strategic operational measures takenup by the company
  3. Employee welfare policies
  4. Employee engagment acitvites
  5. Statutory Compliance
  6. HR out sourcing

This visit gave an opportunity to students to understand automobile sector from HR point of view. It was indeed pleasure to be at TATA Motors.