Produced By: Amity University, Haryana
Padma Vibhushan Dr RA Mashelkar and Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla were bestowed with Honorary Doctorate by Dr Ashok K Chauhan, Founder President, Amity Group, during the fifth convocation ceremony of the university on the university campus Accepting the honour, Mr Birla congratulated the Amity University for adding a new dimension to the field of education. Dr Mashelkar hailed the university for its indefatigable initiatives in fundamental and applied research. Dr Mashelkar said, “When my generation graduated about fifty years ago, India was struggling as a `third world country’. When you graduate today, everyone expects India to be the `third most powerful country’ in the world.” Chancellor, Dr. Aseem Kumar Chauhan inaugurated the awards session.