Padmashree & Eminent Jurist Prof. (Dr.) N.R.Madhava Menon and three other luminaries receive Honorary Doctorate at a glittering ceremony
Bhopal, December 02, 2016: Jagran Lakecity University (JLU), Bhopal conducted its second convocation on Friday 2nd December 2016 in Bhopal and conferred degrees upon the students graduated in the year 2016. Prof. (Dr.) N.R.Madhava Menon, Padamshree & an eminent jurist was the Chief Guest at the ceremony where Chancellor Shri Hari Mohan Gupta, Vice Chancellor Dr.Anoop Swarup, Deans, JLU Governing Council, members of the Board of Management , dignitaries from the industry and academia, students and their families, faculty, alumni and staff of the JLU also participated.
Around 200 Graduates and Post Graduates received their Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in various disciplines. Five students Akanksha Jain, Ajay Singh Ravat, Deepak Vaswani, Palash Badal and Diksha Kapoor received Chancellor’s Gold Medal while five students namely Anuja Gurele, Diksha Jaiswal, Lovely Singhal, Aimen Azim and Mukesh Shukla received Rank Certificates.
On the occasion, Jagran Lakecity University also conferred honorary doctorates on four leading luminaries from the field of Media, Management, Law and Humanities for their remarkable work in their respective areas. These luminaries are Padma Shri Awardee and Eminent Jurist Prof.(Dr.) N.R. Madhava Menon; CEO of Tata ClassEdge India Shri.Nirav Khambhati; Vice President & Managing Director, Yahoo India Shri.Gurmit Singh; and Founder, Centre for Global Non Killing, USA Prof.(Dr.) Glenn Durland Paige,
Expressing happiness at the convocation, Chancellor of the Jagran Lakecity University Shri.Hari Mohan Gupta said, “The day marks the culmination of a rigorous and intellectually energizing year filled with learning, growth, research and career progress and symbolizes a step forward
for our graduating students. They rightfully deserve the rewards and recognition that Convocation brings and it is both a pleasure and an honour to share this celebration with them. I am very positive that our graduating students will shoulder the responsibility to renew and refresh key solutions for the world. I am hopeful that the young graduates & post graduates passing out today are prepared for this vital task“.
Addressing the gathering, Prof (Dr.) N.R.Madhava Menon said “It is indeed a privilege to be conferred with such an honor by JLU. I deeply appreciate and acknowledge JLU’s work in various fields and their rigour in terms of grooming students for cutting edge initiatives to deal with various issues that the world is facing, and be able to meet up societal needs in the future”
In the past, honorary doctorates have been awarded by JLU to the global Peace leader Dr.Daisaku Ikeda and world renowned cartoonist and journalist Mr.Neelabh Banerjee.