I' in India should stand for innovation, says Dr. Raghunath Anant Mashelkar at 3rd Graduation ceremony conducted by Dr. D. Y. Patil Educational Complex, Akurdi, Pune. A convocation ceremony is a special day in the academic life of students as after years of hard work and dedication, they get their hard earned education degrees. The degree holders occupy an eminent and enviable position in the workforce, and the achievement of their degree is an addition to the value they add to their organization. Wearing the traditional academic regalia and walking up the stage is the dream of every student in front of his colleagues, friends and family members who have supported them in their difficult endeavour. It is a defining moment in every student’s life giving his self-esteem a boost.
Dr. D. Y. Patil Educational Complex, Akurdi, Pune and Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU), Pune organises its 3rd Graduation Ceremony on 5th March 2018 , where five colleges of the campus were involved namely, Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Pharmacy, D. Y. Patil College of Engineering, Dr. D. Y. Patil Institute of Engineering Management & Research, Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Architecture and Dr. D. Y. Patil College of Applied Arts & Crafts. Approximately 700 students of all these colleges were handed over the degree certificates at the hands of Chief Guest Dr. Raghunath Anant Mashelkar.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Raghunath Anant Mashelkar, former Director General, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)said, “India has come a long way from being a third world country to a time where we will soon be world’s third largest economy. Indian innovation or ‘Indovation’ is the key to providing excellence at affordable cost and I congratulate the students on promoting the spirit o f ‘Indovation’. I heartily congratulate all the students and wish them a very successful career ahead.”
Procession of the Graduation ceremony with Chief Guest Dr. R. A. Mashelkar and Hon. Shri S. D. Patil
Inaugural Speech by Chief Guest Dr. R. A. Mashelkar
Felicitation of Mr. Latif Salman (1st Ranker) by Chief Guest Dr. R. A. Mashelkar
Felicitation of Ms. Lunawat Sandeesha (2nd Ranker) by Chief Guest Dr. R. A. Mashelkar