The Best Summer Internship Program Competition, 2016 an intra-collegiate SIP competition was conducted at Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies. Top 5 best summer internship projects were selected through a vigilant screening process by internal expertise faculty members followed by an assessment through an external panel member comprising of well known and professional industry experts like Dr. Anil Sutar – Professor from Tata Institute of social sciences and Dr. Gita Kumta – Professor, NMIMS. Later on the competition amongst these top 5 best SIP projects was held on 17th of September, 2016.

The participants delivered astonishing presentations and were assessed accordingly by a highly experienced jury panel comprising of Mr. Venkat, Senior Executive of MNC Oil Major (Royal Dutch Shell Group), Mr. KVS – Board Member of Zensoft Services and Dr. Trivedi -Area Chairperson of Finance at University of Mumbai, (KJ Somaiya). A prize distribution ceremony, presided by Mr. Ashok Saraf’s Chairman DSIMS, was conducted on 19th of September, 2016 where the following members were declared as the winners of the?Best SIP Competition.

1st Prize: Ms. Hiral Kapasi from MMS HR batch on project titled as “Identification and Analysis of Early Warning Signals” to Prevent Employee Turnover AT BASF India

2nd Prize: Ms. Hemlata Deora from PGDM HR batch on project titled as “Employee Engagement Survey Reliance JIO Infocom Limited”

3rd Prize: Mr. Kunal Shingre from MMS operation batch on project titled as “Reliability Analysis of a Bearing”.

Mr. Debashish Mishra from PGDM Finance and Ms. Heeral Upadhyay from PGDM Marketing were amongst the top 5 shortlisted projects.