Jharkhand  /  Published 29.03.19

Medal shower amid chowkidar pat

As many as 5,000 students, who had cleared their under-graduate and post-graduate exams, or successfully completed PhDs, in 2017-18, were feted at the 32nd convocation of Ranchi University on Friday w...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 29.01.20

Convocation buzz over Presi digital certificates

Presidency University this year will issue digital degree certificates that can be collected online, a decision that has led many to suspect that the institute would scrap the convocation.So far the c...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.19

Chant in JU: ‘Not our chancellor’

Jadavpur University held its annual convocation on Tuesday without the chancellor, who was blockaded by employees on a campus replete with “Not Our Chancellor” posters put up by students.Governor ...
By Subhankar Chowdhury and Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 22.12.19

Certificates back to Dhankhar

Jadavpur University returned the DLitt and DSc (honorary) certificates to governor Jagdeep Dhankhar on Sunday morning, a day after he called up the vice-chancellor and allegedly expressed dissatisfact...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 25.02.20

Mukhi at AWU convocation

Assam governor Jagdish Mukhi congratulated all the students of Assam Women’s University (AWU) during its first convocation here on Tuesday.Addressing the convocation, Mukhi, who is also the chancell...
By Devajit Baruah in Jorhat


Jharkhand  /  Published 15.03.19

Ranchi University goes ethnic, junks gowns

Ranchi University on Friday decided to replace the quintessential British attire consisting of black robes and square caps with Indian traditional wear for the convocation to be held at Dikshant Manda...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 28.01.20

Dhankhar shouted out of convocation

Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was shouted out of Calcutta University’s convocation by a section of students protesting the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register of Citizens.The programme...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 24.12.19

Disgust culminates on JU stage

Debsmita Chowdhury walked up to the stage at the Jadavpur University convocation on Tuesday, accepted her MA degree in international relations and the gold medal, put them on a table and requested a m...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.12.19

Rapid action on chancellor new rule

The state technology university on Wednesday deferred its annual convocation, which was scheduled for Thursday, without taking the governor’s consent.By convention, the state-run universities fix th...
By Mita Mukherjee and Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.19

Global alumni meet for funds

The Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, will institute a distinguished alumnus award to raise funds for infrastructure development during its global alumni convention in F...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Howrah


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