The XVI Convocation of Tezpur University will be held on December 27, Thursday, to confer degrees and diplomas upon the students who graduated during the academic session 2017-18.
The Governor of Assam and also the Chancellor of the University Prof. Jagdish Mukhi, will preside over the Convocation and award the Diplomas, Degrees, and Medals to the students.
Prof. Ramesh C. Deka, an Eminent and esteemed ENT specialist of our country, former director of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi and Professor Emeritus & Adviser to Director, Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS) will be the Chief Guest and will deliver the Convocation address. The event will take place at Kalaguru Bishnuprasad Rabha Auditorium of the University from 11:00 am onwards.
The XVI Convocation of the University will confer Master’s degrees to 677, Bachelor’s degrees to 354, and Diplomas to 47 students. 45 scholars will receive Ph.D. degrees and 39 toppers will be honored with gold medals.
The “T & I Best Post Graduate Award” and “Best Graduate Award” along with “Polymer Science Award“ will also be given during the event. The Polymer Science Award is given to the best student in the Polymer Science program. In addition to these awards, ICAI (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India) and ICSI (Institute of Company Secretaries of India) gold medal awards will be given to the students securing highest CGPA in B.Com fraction of integrated M.Com program.