220 graduate from Azim Premji university

220 graduate from Azim Premji university

As many as 220 students from Azim Premji University received their degrees (in person and absentia) here on Saturday at the third convocation of the University.

The 220 students belong to the masters program in two streams- Education and Development.

Speaking after receiving her degree, Neha Pant, said: “The two years have been a great experience where I learnt as well as unlearnt alot of things.” Neha took Education as her specialization and is presently working at Headstart Educational Academy, Kommasandra.

A spokesperson from the University said that a number of former students had been placed in various roles such as research and pedagogy, teaching, throughout the country.

Azim Premji, chairman, Wipro Limited who spoke on the occasion lauded the students for choosing careers in the field of teaching and education.

 “If I were to address students from other professional disciplines I would say, we live not for bread alone but for a larger purpose and meaning. In your case I do not have to say this for you have chosen your education and your profession on the basis of this deep desire to contribute to society. There cannot be a nobler goal. It is not only what we get from society that gives us satisfaction but also what we try to do for it.”

He asked students to be committed to their work despite any hardships.

Rishad Premji, Chief Strategy Officer, Wipro Limited, Anurag Behar, Vice Chancellor, Azim Premji University, were present.

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