“Leadership qualities are crucial for the development as it is about inspiring people to do things, they never thought they could.” What India can give to the world today, during growing covetousness and apathy, is the globalization of compassion and I strongly urge the youth to make this happen. Hon’ble Governor of Rajasthan, Shri Kalraj Mishra stated this at the 11th Convocation program held on January 25, 2020, at Amity University, Jaipur.
Addressing the graduands as the future of Nation, the Governor said that the youth will shape the fundamentals of new India. The Governor apprised that the young generation is blessed to be living in the time which offers several opportunities in numerous professions wherein the success is not dependent on marks percentage but on a person’s creativity and skills.
The convocation ceremony commenced with the reading of the Preamble and the Fundamental Duties of Citizen by Hon’ble Governor of Rajasthan, Shri Kalraj Mishra.The University conferred Honor is Causa to former Chief Justice of India Justice K.G. Balakrishnan. Accepting the Honor is Causa Shri Balakrishnan thanked Amity for bestowing the honour. He asserted that he sees Amity as an institution.
On this occasion, Dr. Laxman Singh Rathore and Dr. Sanjeev Sharma was conferred with Honorary Professorship by Dr. (Prof.) Arun Patil, President of Amity University, Jaipur and Dr.Aseem Chauhan, Chairperson Amity University, Jaipur
At the Convocation, 853 graduands of various domains received their degrees. 33 Gold Medals, 24 Silver Medals, 48 Bronze Medals and 39 Ph.D. degrees were awarded to the meritorious students. Ms. Deepika Sharma B.Tech (CSE) was awarded the best All Round Student Trophy.In a bid to help meritorious students achieve their dreams without financial constraints coming in the way, Amity University, Jaipur rewarded around 41 students with the Study Grant of over Rs 3 crores.
Dr. Aseem Chauhan, Chairperson, Amity University, Jaipur said, “I compliment all my students for having successfully earned the coveted degrees and medals, especially those who have reached the pinnacle of education and got doctorates. What makes this convocation special is the blessings that our students get from leading luminaries who have excelled in their respective fields and set the highest standards of success.”
Prof Arun Patil, President, Amity University, Jaipur presented a brief report on the academic and research achievements during the academic year 2019-20 wherein he touched upon the salient developments including publications, collaborations & collaborative research, awards, distinguished visitors, student activities, placement and important achievements of Amity University, Jaipur.