IIT Bombay celebrated the Ruby Reunion (40 years) for the batch of 1977 on 20th and 21st January 2017. It was an event attended by a total of 47 alumni from USA, Dubai, New Zealand, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Pune & Mumbai
The event kick started with Prof. Ravi Sinha, Dean Alumni & Corporate Relations‘s welcome speech to the gathered alumni where he pointed out the importance and value of alumni involvement with the Institute. Following this, Director IIT Bombay, Prof. Devang Khakhar gave a very interesting talk on the evolution, accomplishments, and roadmap of the Institute. It was during this event when the batch of 1977 pledged to contribute a amount of Rupees fifty lakhs for the student welfare activities. A lot of informal activities including lake side ‘Chai and bhajji’ session along with a class photography session were organised.
It was a very successful event with the alumni gathered having a refreshing walk around the campus, chit-chatting with their batchmates and living their college days for yet another time.