Protsahan 2018-19 was a one-day mega organized by Centre for Management Studies and Research, Ganpat University on Sunday, February 3, 2019. The event was inaugurated in the presence of esteemed personalities namely Dr. Mahendra Sharma (Director General, Ganpat University), Dr. Sourbhi Chaturvedi (Director, Oakbrook Business School) and Dr. Maurvi Vasavada (Chairperson, Centre for Management Studies and Research).
This year was the 11th year of Protsahan and to commemorate this grand milestone, and to reward and recognize the creators, the founder members of Protsahanwho had conceptualized and given shape to Protsahan eleven years ago, was invited as Guests of Honor of the Opening Ceremony. Fifteen of esteemed alumni of Ganpat University, Faculty of Management Studies, who have conceptualized and initiated the event 11 years back; graced the event and inspired the students by sharing their stories and experience of launching Protsahan. The founder members were honoured by mementoes and badge of honour in recognition of their contribution. They also placed their signature on a board that will be preserved as a memory of the grand event.
The inaugural ceremony was also embellished by the presence of the cast and crew of award winning Gujarati movie Gaanth. The lead Caste of the movie Mr. Jaswant Prajapati and Falak Goswami and other crew members remained present during the event and showcased the trailer of the National award winning Guajrati Movie.
Protsahan 2018-19 comprised of 4 formal games, namely Prarambh (Commercial launch of a Business), MastishQa (Business Quiz), Astitva (Team Building) and Pratishtha (Content writing), and six informal games, Bollyworm (Bollywood Quiz), Rang-de (Rangoli), Abhivyakti (Poster making), Henna-Art (Mehndi), Xplorator (Photography), Junk-to-Jewel (Best out of waste) and NukkadNatak (Street Play).
This year Protsahan received overwhelming response from many institutes from all over Gujarat, with 560 registrations from 45 institutes & colleges of Gujarat, comprising 638 students across the nation.
The event has not only received enthusiastic response from academic institutes, but Protsahan 2018-19 received support from the industry. Modicare, Bajaj Finserve, A-One Car Accessories and 1920 Tattooz sponsored the Protsahan 2018-19, while Jawed Habib Hair and Beauty, Vijay Sales and Mafia Western outfit supported the event.
Eminent personalities from industry and academic background honored the position of judges for our formal & informal games.
The day concluded with a grand valedictory function, which witnessed the presence of superstars of Gujarati film industry Malhar Thakkar and Kinjal Rajpriya, who promoted their movie ‘Saheb’ and also awarded certificates, cash prizes and trophies to the winners of all events. Overall, Protsahan 2018-19 was a memorable event that was well appreciated by all participants and supporting organizations.