The inaugural ceremony of the new batch of MBA(RM) – (2017-19) students was held at the KSRM campus. The occasion was graced by Hon’ble founder, KIIT & KISS, Dr. Achyuta Samanta. Also present on the moment were Vice Chancellor – Dr. P. P. Mathur, Secretary – Shri. R. N. Dash, Secretary and Advisor, KIIT & KISS and Registrar – Dr. Sasmita Samanta, Director – Dr. L. K. Vaswani and Dean, CAAS – Prof. Kumar Mohanty. In his address to students Dr. Samanta welcomed the new batch of 58 students called them to work hard to bring change in the rural society. Dr. Sasmita Samanta suggested that KSRM can connect KIIT University to community problems and work with other schools to resolve them . Dr. P.P.Mathur emphasized that KSRM should get involved in interdisciplinary exchange of ideas among different schools in the University. Prof. Vaswani gave a brief account of KSRM activities while highlighting new initiative school is taking to keep itself relevant to partner institutions. The programme ended with the vote-of-thanks note delivered by Prof. H.S.Ganesha, Associate Professor KSRM.