The Siva Sivani Group of Institutions (SSGI), known for leadership, innovation and excellence in teaching, commemorate its 60th foundation day on August 3rd, 2021. It was a wonderful opportunity for the family of SSGI to come together on a common platform, with the collaboration and support of the management, staff, students, friends and well-wishers, to celebrate the achievements of the Group in the past 60 years. The institute stands for its diversity, rich culture and scholarly achievements that have stood as the hallmark of its luminous presence. SSGI is the first to offer the whole range of academic programs from Kindergarten (K.G) to Doctoral studies in the Telugu speaking states.
The college auditorium was packed with the faculty and staff and the dignitaries on the dais. The event was also aired online for the students, alumni and others to participate in the ceremony. The program began by paying homage to its founder – late Mr. S P Sampathy, lighting the lamp, invoking the Gods through a prayer by Kumari Prarthana, and felicitating the President and Chief Executive – Mrs. Aarti Samapthy, Vice President and Deputy Chief Executive – Mr. Sailesh Sampathy, Associate Vice President – Mrs. Deepika Sampthy by Director general Prof. Sudhakar, Chief Strategy officer Govind nath Wunnava, Director Prof. S.V Ramana Rao, Principals of SSGI, Mrs. Mamtha, Mr. Madan and Mrs. Sarada
Smt. Aarti Sampathy addressed the gathering and reflected on the history and journey of SSGI on this auspicious occasion and also congratulated the staff and students for their involvement in the successful academic evolution of the institution. Mementos were presented to all the staff who are family of SSGI and the pioneer pillars of the institute who have been associated with SSGI for more than 10 years were also facilitated for their support and contribution. The faculty members shared their experiences and their journey with SSGI. and the inauguration of the ceremony was followed by a cultural program displaying the diverse regional beauty of the nation.
Siva Sivani Institute of Management (SSIM) is the first Private autonomous B-school in AP and TS, established in 1992 and approved by AICTE. The institute is promoted by S.P. Sampathy’s Educational Society as a part of Siva Sivani Group of Institutions (SSGI) which incidentally completed its 60th year.
We also had a Guest Speaker: Dr. Vidya Yeravdekar, Pro Chancellor, Symbiosis International (Deemed University) and Principal Director, Symbiosis. Dr. Vidya spoke about the journey of Symbiosis, her stint with the education system and the parallel between the initial establishment of SSGI and Symbiosis.
It was a very eventful day for the family of SSGI as they celebrated its success and milestone of completing 60 years of existence.