Wednesday, December 27, 2017
22 Students from Narayana PU Colleges Bangalore Selected in Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) 2017
Twenty-Two students from Narayana PU Colleges Bangalore have been selected for fellowships in the prestigious The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY).
This program initiated and funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, aims to attract exceptionally highly motivated students for pursuing basic science courses and research career in science.
The objective of the program is to identify students with talent and aptitude for research; help them realize their academic potential; encourage them to take up research careers in Science, and ensure the growth of the best scientific minds for research and development in the country.
Speaking on the success of the students Dr.Sindhura, Director - Narayana Educational Institutions said, “We are overjoyed with the success of our students who have worked very hard to achieve this goal. KVPY is a prestigious platform that has been support truly deserving and hardworking students. We consider this to be a big win not just for the students but for all of us at Narayana. The success of these students who have been selected from the classroom program, was only possible due to the dedication and commitment of these students coupled with the guidance and motivation provided by the faculty of Narayana Institutes. We aim to multiply the number of selections in the coming years”
The Department of Science and Technology, the nodal agency of the Government has entrusted the overall responsibility for organizing and running the KVPY Program to the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore and set up a Management Committee and a National Advisory Committee (NAC) for overseeing its implementation. A core committee looks after both the day-to-day and academic aspects of the KVPY Program.
Narayana PU Colleges Bangalore have a great reputation and a very high success rate in KVPY examinations. 11 students were selected in the 2016 from Karnataka and this number has doubled this year.