The students should develop positive attitude, enhance their communication skills and strive hard with self-confidence to achieve success in life, said K. Subburaj, Chairman, Cethar Vessels Limited.

It is the attitude that determines the altitude and one has to work with passion to succeed, Mr. Subburaj said while speaking at the annual day celebration of the Hallmark Business School here recently.

Referring to the country's progress in various fronts, he said with eight per cent growth rate, India will soon become a developed nation.

P. Selvaraj, Chairman, Shivani Group of Institutions also spoke. R. Krishnamurthy, Chairman, Hallmark Business School, presided over the function and gave away awards and certificates to the staff who produced cent per cent results in their respective subject.

Mr. Subburaj and Dr. Selvaraj handed over the appointment orders to the final MBA students who were placed in various renowned institutions in the campus interview. Academic achievers too were honoured.