“Graduation is an exciting time. It’s both an ending and a beginning; it’s warm memories of the past and big dreams for the future.”
30 November 2019, Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology held its 11th convocation ceremony at Sir Visveswaraya Auditorium. The Hon’ble Chancellor Prof. Mr. Ganeshi Lal inaugurated the innovation and incubation centre following which the ceremony was declared open.
The event unfolded with a speech by the Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Atal Chaudhari in which he mentioned the various achievements and developments of the institution in the former academic year and mentioned that the number of postgraduate scholars has almost doubled, compared to the previous year. The VC also praised the students and congratulated them for excelling in their fields of education and taking forward the legacy of the historic institution.
Following that, the students were felicitated with their degrees by the Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor. This year a total of 1296 degrees were presented and also an Honoris Causa to Dr. K. Sivan, Chairman, ISRO. The Doctorate degrees were bestowed followed by the Master’s degree in Philosophy, Technology, Computer Applications, Science and Integrated Master in Science degree. Moving on Bachelor’s degree in Technology was conferred to the students of Civil, Computer Science, Electrical, Electronics and Telecommunication, Information Technology, Electrical and Electronics, Mechanical, Production, Chemical, and, Metallurgy and Materials engineering followed by Architecture. Some students were conferred special awards of being the best graduates in their respective departments & producing such outstanding performances by the Hon’ble Chancellor.
The event was resumed with a speech from the Chief Guest Prof. Shantanu Bhattacharya who appreciated the students for their performances and motivated them to work towards making a better society. He called out the futures of tomorrow to rise to the occasion and hold on to the country for times to come. The event was concluded by words of inspiration from Hon’ble Chancellor. The ultimate speech was enthused with a message to wake the youth and realize the confluence of material and spiritual growth which would enable the society to become a force to be reckoned with. The ceremony ended with the national anthem which marked the arrival of a new generation, graduates with bright promises for the nation.
This day went down in the history of VSSUT as a milestone for being its final valedictory to the batch of 2019. It signified a new beginning of the life ahead and also an end to the past journey. With hopes, dreams, and expectations for the future, the batch of 2019 officially signed-off and stepped into the world with a promise to hold the memories safe in their hearts.