Jamia Millia Islamia
The Annual Convocation of Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) was held today at 4 PM at Bhopal Ground, Jamia Sports Complex, JMI. Prof. Goverdhan Mehta, FNA, FRS, former Vice-Chancellor, University of Hyderabad, former Director of Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore and presently, the National Research Professor and Lilly Jubilant Chair, was the Chief Guest of the Convocation. The degree – ‘Doctor of Letters’ (Honoris Causa) was conferred to N.N. Vohra, Hon’ble Governor of Jammu & Kashmir.
In the Annual Convocation-2015, a total of 4,304 Degrees/Diplomas were awarded to students who successfully completed M.Phil., Post-graduation, Graduation and Diploma courses from different Faculties/Departments/Centres of the University in the year 2014. The university also presented 161 Gold Medals to the toppers of different courses along with 273 Ph.D. Degrees to Research Scholars whose results have been notified upto November, 2015.