DB University Convocation held,750 Degrees Conferred
5th Convocation of Desh Bhagat University was held at Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib Auditorium. About 750 pass outs including PhD’s and M. Phil’s of the university and the Desh Bhagat United belonging to different streams participated in the convocation and received their degrees and medals.
Prem Bhandari (Chairman, Jaipur Foot,USA) was the Chief Guest on the occasion. In his address, he said that future belongs to those who believe in dreams, “Go and fulfill your dreams and shine on the canvas of the country and the world”. He also urged the youth to keep away from all kinds of drugs as well as social evils and contribute to the development of the nation.
While addressing the graduates and the mammoth gathering present on the occasion, University Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh exhorted the students to have high values, work hard and adopt positive attitude to fulfill their own dreams as well as the dreams of their parents.Pro Chancellor of the University Dr. Tajinder Kaur welcomed Chief Guest, Guests of Honour, as well as all other guests.
On this occasion, Desh Bhagat University conferred Ph.D / D. Lit (Honoris Causa) degree on Prem Bhandari, Dr. S.P. Singh Oberai and Acharya Shailesh Tiwari. All the recipients of honorary degrees thanked the University for recognizing their contribution to the society and honouring them for the same. Mukul Goyal (IPS) I.G. BSF, Romesh Gujral, Dr. Jagannath Patnaik graced the occasion as special guests. The MD’s and CEO’s of different companies including Vinod Vashist, Vishal Bhardwaj, Priti and V.K. Verma were honoured at the occasion . Prof. Douglas Paul of Equity Score USA were especially present to grace the event.
Vice Chancellor of Desh Bhagat University Dr. Virinder Singh read the academic report of the university and highlighted its achievements. The students who have performed excellently during the academic year in sports and other co-curricular activities were especially honoured with medals and certificates.
While thanking all present, university Registrar Dr. Kulbhushan and Vice- President Desh Bhagat United, Er. Sandeep Singh observed that this convocation will be marked in the annals of the university as a golden day and the university feels proud by honouring these personalities. The Convocation concluded successfully leaving behind everlasting memories.