Held on
30th May, 2015
  • Place At

    Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi

  • Chief Guest :

    Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Hon’ble Minister of Communications & IT

  • Degrees Awarded:

    M Tech, B.Tech, BBA, MBA, LLB, PhD

  • Students Awarded:

    1758

 

New Delhi (30th May): The stately ceremony of the 13th Convocation of University of Petroleum & Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun held in jam packed “Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi” witnessed the presence of Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Hon’ble Minister of Communications & IT as the “Chief Guest”& Shri A.S. Kiran Kumar, Chairman ISRO as the ”Guest of Honor”.

“A total of 1758 students were awarded their respective Degrees at the convocation which included 24 PhD’s, 39 Post Graduate Diplomas, 163 MBA degrees through Distance education, 537 post graduation and 995 under graduation degrees to regular students.08 students were awarded Gold Medals while 40 students were awarded Silver Medals and 02 students earned sports scholarships. Recipients of the University Gold medals included Arnav Shishu, Hamad Ahmed, Ms. Shawna Nemesia Rebello, Aparna Kadian and Aamir Lokhandwala. Aamir Lokhandwala was also awarded the Gold Medal for being Best Corporate Student. The Narayan Sahai Memorial Gold Medal was awarded to Soby Alexander Edasseril while the IN Mehta Gold Medal was awarded to Christopher D’Souza. The Bhishma Mall Raja Devi Charitable Trust sponsored the sports scholarships.

The two and a half hour convocation program was attended by an audience of over two thousand which included, graduating students with their parents, Industry leaders, Faculty and staff of UPES apart from the media fraternity.

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