NIT Andhra Pradesh to conduct its 2nd and 3rd Convocation jointly on 13th November 2021 in Physical Mode
Chief Guest Dr. G. Satheesh Reddy, Chairman of DRDO, will deliver the Convocation Address
TADEPALLIGUDEM : National Institute of Technology Andhra Pradesh will be conducting its Second and Third Convocation on Saturday (13th November 2021). A total of 381 candidates of 2016-20 Batch and 412 candidates of 2017-21 Batch will be awarded degrees during the occasion. The convocation will be conducted in physical mode (offline) at 4 PM.
The Chief Guest is Dr. G. Satheesh Reddy, Chairman, Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), who will also deliver the Convocation Address. Dr. Dasarath Ram Yadav, Director, Defence Research and Development Laboratory (DRDL) will be the Guest Honour. Ms. Mridula Ramesh, Chairperson, Board of Governors (BoG), NIT Andhra Pradesh, will preside over the ceremony.
Addressing a Press Conference at the Campus in Tadepalligudem today (11th November 2021), Prof. C.S.P. Rao, Director, NIT Andhra Pradesh, said, “Three batches of students have graduated successfully so far and a total of 793 candidates will receive their degrees during this 2nd and 3rd Joint Convocation. Two students will get Institute Topper Medals and Sixteen B.Tech students will receive gold medals for the securing highest CGPA in their respective branches.”
Further, Prof. C.S.P. Rao said, “A good number of candidates are anticipated to attend the convocation physically with their parents. The institute is rapidly growing and reporting good results in all aspects of academic, research and infrastructure activities and become competent to old NITs in the country. Further, Institute wishes to participate in the NIRF Ranking this year after successful graduation of three batches of students in full-time UG programs.”