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Over 800 students get degrees during convocation of Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University
Chancellor Harjinder Singh Dhami, president of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, presided over the ceremony and conferred the degrees on the students
Updated on May 28, 2023 01:26 AM IST
HT Correspondent, Patiala
Sumitra Mahajan, Dr Gagandeep Kang, Neeraj Chopra likely to miss PU convocation
Another recipient of the honorary degree, virologist Dr Gagandeep Kang, will also be unable to attend the convocation, but has told authorities that she will receive the degree at next year’s convocation
Updated on May 19, 2023 06:39 AM IST
Rajanbir Singh, Chandigarh
Chandigarh: 231 MBBS graduates awarded degrees at GMCH-32
Punjab governor and Chandigarh administrator Banwarilal Purohit, who was the chief guest, presented awards to 51 meritorious students of the institute and congratulated all the young doctors
Updated on May 12, 2023 07:11 AM IST
Panjab University senate approves 4 honorary degrees, 6 awards
Panjab University will also honour gold medallist Olympian Neeraj Chopra with the Khel Ratna, lyricist Irshad Kamil with the Sahitya Ratna, Bharti Enterprises vice-chairperson Rakesh Bharti Mittal with the Udyog Ratna, actor Ayushmann Khurana with the Kala Ratna
Updated on May 10, 2023 01:29 AM IST
Ludhiana: 315 degrees conferred on students at vet varsity’s convocation
Punjab legislative assembly speaker Kultar Singh Sandhwan and Punjab animal husbandry minister Laljit Singh Bhullar were the chief guest and guest of honour, respectively
Updated on May 06, 2023 11:53 PM IST
HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
PU syndicate nod to names of ex-CJI, three others for honorary degrees
The names were confirmed by different members of the PU syndicate who attended the online meeting on Tuesday
Updated on May 03, 2023 02:09 AM IST
IIT-B scraps convocation, to hold Commencement Ceremony instead
IIT Bombay will introduce a Commencement Ceremony on May 2, allowing all 2,500 graduating students to attend before they leave campus to pursue higher education or employment. The ceremony will not award any degrees, with most students graduating by August 2023.
Updated on Apr 22, 2023 12:24 AM IST
IGNOU confers over 2.79 lakh degrees, diplomas, certificates in 36th convocation
IGNOU VC Prof. Nageshwar Rao conferred degrees to 2.5 lakh+ learners via Digilocker and President Murmu presented gold medals to winners during the convocation.
Published on Apr 04, 2023 02:36 PM IST
HT Education Desk, New Delhi
279 students awarded degrees at IGNOU convocation in Lucknow
The main function was held at IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi, where President of India Droupadi Murmu was the chief guest.
Updated on Apr 04, 2023 12:18 AM IST
NIT Rourkela hosts 19th convocation, digital degrees given to 1555 graduates
The 19th convocation of National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela was held on August 13, 2022.
Published on Aug 13, 2022 10:40 PM IST
IIT Guwahati's 24th convocation held, 1,620 degrees awarded
Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati conducted its 24th convocation on June 17, 2022.
Updated on Jun 18, 2022 10:18 AM IST
Millionaire can become bin Laden, newspaper vendor can be Kalam: Rajnath Singh
Speaking at the convocation of Dr DY Patil Vidyapeeth in Pune, defence minister Rajnath Singh said that people working in both Infosys and Al-Qaeda are “highly educated” but values and principles set them apart.
Updated on May 20, 2022 08:03 PM IST
Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi
Work of IGNOU professors needs to be celebrated: Education minister
Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday said the professors of the IGNOU are like Lord Hanuman, who was unaware of the powers he possessed, and asserted that their work needs to be celebrated.
Published on Apr 26, 2022 04:57 PM IST
At IIM-C convocation, Chief Economic Advisor gives pep talk to students
Trust is very important while pursuing a career, Chief Economic Advisor to the Union government Dr. Krishnamurthy Subramanian said at the convocation ceremony of Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, on Saturday.
Published on May 16, 2021 10:01 AM IST
MU to conduct annual convocation ceremony virtually this year
MU is one of many higher education institutes across the country which chose to conduct convocation ceremonies virtually this year.
Published on Jan 22, 2021 08:37 PM IST
JNUSU to boycott varsity’s convocation ceremony over research fund cuts
“Students of JNU earn their doctorates through years of undeterred hard work and overcome insurmountable odds to be able to submit their theses. However, the administration true to its character has decided to insult the research scholar community,” she said.
Updated on Nov 09, 2020 05:21 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
IIT-Guwahati can become pivotal centre for engagement with neighbouring countries through education: PM Modi
PM Modi said that IIT Guwahati is the first such IIT that has introduced a two-year research program on e-mobility and it is also leading the integration of science and engineering in all B.Tech level courses.
Published on Sep 22, 2020 03:18 PM IST
Guwahati |Asian News International| Posted by Nandini
IIT Roorkee’s 19th convocation to be held tomorrow
The annual convocation of Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IIT Roorkee) will be held on Friday, October 4, 2019.
Updated on Oct 03, 2019 12:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
LPU’s 10th convocation: 53 awarded doctoral degrees
On this occasion, along with 53 PhD holders, 51 gold medallists and 123 academic toppers, as many as 19,977 regular and distance education students from the 2018 and 2019 batches were awarded degrees and diplomas
Published on Sep 19, 2019 12:01 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jalandhar | HT Correspondent