One of the highly ambitious and leading universities in North-East India, Himalayan University (HU), organized its very first grand convocation on 22nd December 2017, on its Jollang Campus in Itanagar in gracious presence of many dignitaries such as Shri Honchun Ndandam, Shri Tapir Gao, Shri Ravinder Sathe and Shri P Subba Rao. The Chancellor and the members of the Board of Management of HU, were also present along with the students in their formal dresses.
The Chief Guest at the magnificent convocation was Hon’ble Shri Honchun Ngandam, the Education Minister of Arunachal Pradesh. The Guest of Honor was Shri Tapir Gao (Ex. Member of Parliament & President of State BJP). The Convocation was presided over by its Hon’ble Chancellor Shri P. Subba Rao and the convocation received a Special Address by Shri Ravinder Sathe (Executive Director, Rambhau Mhalgi Probodhini).
At the Himalayan University’s first convocation at Jollang in Itanagar on 22nd December 2017, 410 students were awarded the degrees in arts, Social Science, Commerce, Science, Law, Special Education and Library Science. The Chief Guest Swami Vishwaha Nanda, Secretary, Rama Krishna Hospital, Itanagar urged the graduating students to contribute to the society and to work with integrity unmindful of challenges they would face.
Speaking on the occasion the Guest of Honor Shri Ravinder Sathe Executive Director, Rambhau Mhalgi Probodhini delivered the special address and explained the students that the degree can help and be useful only when education can be spread for the welfare of the society. The other Board members who were present on the gracious occasion were the Ex-MLA and BJP Leader Shri Tani Loffa, Prof. Dr. S.P singh, Vice Chancellor Himalayan University, Shri P. Subba Rai, Mr. Hemant Goyal, Chairman Himalayan University. Ashok Kumar and Mukesh Goyal.
Dilip Jain, Joint Registrar, Mr. Ravi Pokharna Executive Head RMP Delhi and all 130 faculty members were also present on the occasion.
Lama Yangki, Dawa Drema Maney, Marpi Dulom, Taglo Murtem, Kasem Moyong, Kenya Kadu were awarded with the gold medals.
- One of the main and ultimate aims of the Convocation was appreciating and motivating the qualified students and professionals (belonging to diverse educational and professional streams) and wishing each of them a very successful and creative career in the field concerned.