“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” - Eleanor Roosevelt
The 4th Annual Convocation of Brainware University took place on February 24, 2023. Padma Shri Prof. Sankar Kumar Pal, Computer Scientist, and President & Former Director of the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata was the Chief Guest at the event. The convocation ceremony took place in the presence of Hon'ble Chancellor Phalguni Mookhopadhayay, Vice Chancellor Dr. Sankar Gangopadhyay, and Registrar Ms. Mahua Pal.
Following the inaugural song, the convocation was declared open by Chancellor Phalguni Mookhopadhayay. The 2021 and 2022 pass-out batches took the pledge in front of the Vice-Chancellor. While addressing the students, Vice Chancellor Dr. Sankar Gangopadhyay said, "The recipients will carry forward the reputation of our university in the days to come." He further added that the profile of a university depends on the teaching-learning methodology, publications, research etc, and emphsised on the fact that Brainware University allows its students to think about the professional world.
Hon'ble Chancellor Phalguni Mookhopadhayay in his address extended a warm welcome to the freshly graduated students and all the other students, guardians, and faculty members present at the event. "I am sure that our students will find an honest way of working and put their knowledge and education to good use," he said.
In the convocation address, Chief Guest Prof. Sankar Kumar Pal shared some important insights with the students. "There are no shortcuts in life. So, you must not try to achieve anything through shortcuts and work hard to attain your goal instead." "It is important for you all to become men of values rather than becoming men of success only."
At the end of the convocation address, the topper of the 2021 and 2022 batches collected their medals and certificates. In the second half, the degree certificates were handed out to all the students from the 2021 and 2022 batches who graduated from the university.
Convocation day is a landmark in the lives of the students. With the convocation robes, the happy faces of the graduate students were visible throughout the campus on that day. This will also certainly inspire the existing students to follow the footsteps of their seniors.