NIIT University (NU, esb 2009) organized its 12th Convocation at its Neemrana campus (Rajasthan) on Oct 15 with Suresh Narayanan, Chairman & Managing Director of Nestle India Pvt Ltd, as the Chief Guest for the occasion. Graduates who completed their MBA, MTech and BTech programs in various disciplines were awarded certificates by the President, NIIT University, Prof Rajesh Khanna, in presence of Rajendra S Pawar, Founder, and Vijay Thadani, Co-founder of the not-for-profit university.
Living up to NU’s 100% placement record, the students have been placed in roles such as Business Analyst, Marketing & Corporate Communications, Operations Specialist, Social Media Manager, Digital Marketing Executive, Associate Research Manager, Management Trainee with leading organizations like IBM, PwC, EY, Airtel, HCL Technologies, Cognizant, Big Basket, Byjus.
Narayanan congratulated not just the students but also their parents on the achievements of their children. “Today is the day when the graduating students will step into the real world,” he said while hailing teaching as a noble profession and extending congratulations to the faculty for their role in shaping these young minds.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr Pawar said, “I heartily congratulate the graduating students on the most important day of their lives and wish them success in the years to come. At NU we focus not just on academics but on overall development of our students into sensitive, caring and responsible citizens of the world who are mindful of their obligations not just to themselves but to nature, environment and to every section of the society. The learnings at NU will help them stand tall even during times of crisis. I wish all the students’ success in this journey that they’re about to embark upon.”
Professor Rajesh Khanna, President NU, said, “Convocation ceremony is a significant day not just for graduating students but for the University as well. With the pandemic still around, the students have worked their way through the most crucial years of higher education with flying colour, it’s a great achievement. I congratulate all the students and wish them the success and happiness in the years to come.”