Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad conducted its 14th annual convocation ceremony with all the grandeur and magnificence on 20th March 2016.This year 834 students of B.Tech and MCA from 2014-15 academic session were felicitated with their degrees on the accomplishment of their graduate and post-graduate courses.
The ceremony commenced at 11:00 AM in the auspicious presence of Prof. K K Aggarwal, Founder Vice Chancellor, GGSIP University, Delhi and Chancellor, K.R. Mangalam 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 and keep the flag of the College and AKTU flying high. The Chief Guest Prof. K K Aggarwal presented awards to the meritorious student. In his convocation address, he appreciated the academic achievements of the College with 21 students being in the branch wise merit lists of UPTU and a record tally of 3 Gold, 1 Silver and 2 Bronze medals. He advised the students to have courage and conviction to aim high in their lives and achieve the goals by observing discipline and dedication in approach. He also laid emphasis on granting autonomy to more and more Colleges affiliated to the University.