Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad conducted its 15th annual convocation ceremony with all the grandeur and magnificence on 19th March 2017.This year 977 students of B.Tech and MCA from 2015-16 academic session were felicitated with their degrees on the accomplishment of their graduate and post-graduate courses.
The ceremony commenced at 10:00 AM in the auspicious presence of Prof. Prem Vrat, Founder Pro-Chancellor, Professor of Eminence & Chief Mentor, The NorthCap University, Gurgaon and Dr. Vinay Kumar Pathak, Hon. Vice Chancellor, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. Presenting College annual report, Dr. R.K. Agarwal, the Director of our College highlighted the progress of the College and various academic, cultural, social and sports achievements of the students at College as well as University level. He brought out that in its endeavour to strengthen the association between industry and academia, AKGEC has taken initiative of setting up many Centres of Relevance and Excellence in Industrial Automation and Robotics to promote, training, applied research and consultancy. The B.Tech students now learn and adopt latest technology prevailing in manufacturing industries and work towards putting their imagination into reality with some innovative ideas. This endeavour is being supported by technology leaders like KUKA Robotics, National Instruments, Bosch Rexroth, Siemens, Janatics, Mitsubishi Electric India and Schmalz, to name a few. He also conveyed that our focus is to inculcate good moral values, ethics, work culture and positive attitude in all students, faculty and staff. He further informed that honesty, transparency, setting up of clear goals and dedication to achieve these objectives is hallmark of the College policy.
Thereafter, the Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow Prof. Vinay Kumar Pathak conferred the degrees and addressed the graduates. He advised the students to be focused towards their professional and social goals. The Chief Guest Prof. Prem Vrat presented awards to the meritorious student. In his convocation address, he appreciated the academic achievements of the College with 12 students being in the branch wise merit lists of AKTU and a record tally of 3 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze medals. He advised the students to identify their intrinsic strengths and do the job they love so that the best in them comes out. He conveyed his best wishes to the graduating students to succeed in their chosen fields so that they become pride of not only their alma mater, but the University and the nation at large.