April 28, 2017
Willkommen 2017! A memorable evening full of fun and laughter, dancing and singing, good food and better company! An evening to remember and cherish for the graduands of 2017!
Over a thousand students, alumni and faculty members were gathered in the OAT on Tuesday 11th April, to bid farewell to the outgoing batch of 2017.A grand welcome to the alumni family was organized by IIT-M Alumni Association.
The evening began with a toe tapping rap performance and culinary exhibition by our international students, followed by a variety music performance by Sangam: the IIT J Music Club.
Addresses and speeches by our dignitaries were followed by the highlight of the evening: a rapid fire question-and-answer session with the Director Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthy.
IITMAA celebrated the institute achievement of having retained the top position as the "Best Engineering Institution" in the Country, as per the 'India Rankings 2017' of National Institutional Framework Rankings, MHRD, Govt. of India, 2nd year in row, with a cake cut by Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthy amidst the enthusiastic cheers from students, alumni and others.
Finally, the standup comedy event by Sahil Shah of East India Comedy, Mumbai brought the house down with laughter and cheer.
To top it off, the event finished with a sumptuous dinner that was enjoy by one and all.
On behalf of IIT Madras Alumni Association – Congratulations and Best wishes to the Batch of 2017!