The chief guest for the programme was IT and Industries Minister KT Rama, who also inaugurated the X-Ray Diffraction Facility.
He said the Indian youth have the unique ability and the opportunity of shaping the future of the modern world.
Governor RN Ravi spoke about how the Britishers exploited people with the divide and rule policy and a ridiculous education system.
Ponmudy alleged that the event was planned without consulting him, the pro-chancellor of the university.
The university held its 98th convocation in February this year. " We have 85,000 degrees with us,” D S Rawat, Dean of Examination, DU, said.
If there is one equalising force, it could well be education. And the convocation at the University of Madras on Monday offered ample evidence for it.
While the Tiruchy campus continues to attract students, the Chennai campus is especially beneficial for working executives with its Postgraduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM).
The students will only be able to participate in the event virtually. The last convocation of the varsity was held in 2019.
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The Minister also inaugurated the hostel for girls in the premises, built at a cost of Rs 7.5 crore.
PM Narendra Modi address the convocation of Rashtriya Raksha University at Lavada village in Gandhinagar district.
Among the total degrees, 98,086 will be awarded for B Tech alone, 6,451 for B Pharm and 6,686 will be awarded to MBA students.
The V-Cs were asked to hold convocations on a regular basis by duly following the Covid precautions.
A combined ceremony for the 22nd and 23rd convocation will be held.
The PM however cautioned the budding technologist against being driven by technology alone.
Inaugurating the newly constructed 10-court complex in Hanamkonda, the CJI said that Covid-19 had affected the lives of people of all professions, including those practising law.
KL Deemed to be University held its 11th convocation and conferred degrees to over 3,650 students for successfully completing their higher education.
Commenting on the 'Save Daughter, Educate Daughter' scheme launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Governor Ravi said Modi believed that daughters are the future of the country.
A university professor confirmed that the university changed its decision and sent invites to PhD students on Friday.
As many as 294 undergraduates from SRM University-AP's first outgoing batch were conferred degrees at the ceremony, attended by dignitaries from across the world in hybrid mode.