The Honourable Chancellor, Sri Nissar Ahmed while delivering the presidential remarks expressed that it was a happy and proud moment for him as the second batch of students graduate out of the university this year. He thanked the parents, students and all the stakeholders who have helped scale up Presidency University to one of class and repute with over 9,200 students on roll today and wished the students success. Giving an inspirational advice to the passing out graduates, the Chancellor said, “ Be smart, be bold and be humble”.
The Guest of Honour and Found Pro Chancellor, Prof. Dr. M Ramachandran recalled the formative days of the university and commended the Chancellor for his commitment to excellence. He stressed that students should build a good character and develop positive qualities of honesty, punctuality and sincerity.
In the beginning, Vice Chancellor, Prof. Radha Padmanabhan welcomed the gathering. Present on the occasion of the Convocation were Pro Chancellor, Prof. Vijayan Immanuel besides members of Board of Governors, Trustees, faculty members, graduating students and parents. Controller of Examinations, Prof. Surendra Kumar conveyed the Vote of Thanks in the end.
192 MBA graduands of 2017-19 batch and 513 BTech graduands of 2015 -19 batch received their degrees from the Hon’ble Chancellor. The following graduands received the Gold Medals :
Mr. Jagadish K Reddy of 2017-19 MBA Program received the Kathija Bi Memorial Gold Medal.
Besides, the following graduands received the Abdul Hameed Memorial Gold Medals :
Mr. Nitish Kumar of 2015-19 B.Tech. (Civil Engineering)
Ms. Aparna Dasgupta of 2015-19 B.Tech. (Computer Science and Engineering)
Ms. Aysha Sayed Iqbal of 2015-19 B.Tech. (Electronics and Communication Engineering)
Mr. Prajwal C S of 2015-19 B.Tech. (Electrical and Electronics Engineering)
Mr. Syed Mustaqeem of 2015-19 B.Tech. (Mechanical Engineering)
Mr. Pardeshi Rishabh Kishor of 2015-19 B.Tech. (Petroleum Engineering)