5th March, 2016. Ansal University, Gurgaon organized its first Convocation Ceremony in its campus. The ceremony started in the traditional Indian style with lighting of lamp. After that the students of Ansal University presented Saraswati Vandana to welcome the guests and also sang a special song (of Ansal University) written by Dr. Kusum Ansal “अंसल विश्व विधालय अपना ज्ञान के दीप जलाता है”.
Sh. Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Union Minister of State Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge), & Parliamentary Affairs was the Chief Guest who delivered the inspiring speech during Convocation. He spoke on the critical role of education in increasing employability and the need for skill enhancement amongst the graduating students. He praised the various initiatives that the Government of India is taking for skill development across the country. He also appreciated Hon’ble Prime Minister Narender Modi ji to create Ministry of State Skill Development and Entrepreneurship in Indian Cabinet for the first time. He further added that “Make in India is possible with Makers in India.”
Sh. Sushil Ansal, Chancellor, Ansal University and Chairman-Ansal API, presided over the Convocation function. In his address, Mr. Ansal highlighted the various accolades in the education field the foundation of Ansal school in 1989 and University has won since its inception in 2012 and how the various Schools of the University have grown over the last three years.
Prof. Raj S. Dhankar, Vice-Chancellor, Ansal University, shared the progress of the University. As an Institution, Ansal University is a young one, but it has a legacy in the area of higher education since more than 25 years with Sushant School of Art and Architecture as the leading private institute of architecture in the country. Prof. Dhankar further added that the vision and growth path of the Institution. He also administered the pledge to the graduands. In an endeavour to promote a good quality of life that all countrymen deserve, the Ansal University graduates at the convocation ceremony pledged to act with integrity at all times, uphold and promote the unity, integrity and secular ideals of the country and utilize knowledge in the service of the country in its march towards a just, inclusive, and sustainable society.
A total of 179 students were awarded the degrees at both under-graduate and post-graduate level in Management, Law, Design, Engineering and Hotel Management. The meritorious students from each programme were given the gold medals for their exemplary academic performance.
Dr. Kusum Ansal, Mr. Pranav Ansal, Mrs.Sheetal Ansal, Trustees & Faculty members were also present in the convocation ceremony & wished the students for their bright career.