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Convocation to confer Hon. D.Litt. & D.Sc. by USTM
9th Mile, RiBhoi,
7 February, 2019: Four eminent and internationally acclaimed
personalities from different fields ranging from education and
entrepreneurship to industryand philanthropy, will receive Hon.
D.Litt. and D.Sc. from the University of Science & Technology,
Meghalaya on 11 February, 2019. The Degrees will be conferred at
the Central Auditorium of USTM by ShriTathagata Roy, Hon’ble
Governor of Meghalaya and Visitor, USTM in the presence of
ShriLakhmenRymbui, Minister of Education, Meghalaya;
MrMahbubulHoque, Chancellor, USTM; Dr P K Goswami, Vice
Chancellor, USTM, apart from others.
The recipients of the Hon. D.Litt. and D.Sc. Degrees include,
eminent educationist and Former Chairman of UPSC, New Delhi Prof
David R Syiemlieh; Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Author, Civic
Leader, and Thought Leader from USAMrFrank Fakhrul Islam; UAE
based entrepreneur and philanthropist Dr P A Ibrahim Haji, and
the Singapore based entrepreneur and industrialistMrSudipDutta.
The programme will be presided over by the Governor of Meghalaya
while the Convocation Address will be delivered by the Education
Minister of Meghalaya.