Nagpur: The new 8th batch of MBA 2022-24 and 2nd batch of Ph.D 2022-26 will be welcomed during the inauguration programme hosted by IIM Nagpur on its Mihan campus on July 1 at 11 am. Dr Ranjit Rath, Chairman MECL, will inaugurate the programme.
A practitioner geoscientist, Dr. Ranjit Rath is an alumni of IIT Bombay, IIT Kharagpur and Utkal University. Prior to this, he was the General Manager with Engineers India Limited, New Delhi, and was posted with Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserves Ltd., New Delhi, a SPV under the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas. He has a portfolio of multifarious roles spanning from strategy formulation, business development, upstream asset management and application of geosciences & exploration geology in several important projects including, the creation of Strategic Petroleum Reserves (SPRs). Dr. Rath is a recipient of the prestigious ‘National Geosciences Award 2016’. He has co-authored an important book on ‘Underground Storage Technologies’, published several technical papers and participated in conferences in India and overseas.
Dr Bhimaraya Metri, Director IIM Nagpur, will address the students.