500 students awarded degrees at PCTE convocation
Punjab College of Technical Education Group of Institute organised its fifth annual convocation function at PCTE Campus-II on Saturday.
About 500 degrees were given to graduates from different disciplines such as PGDM, MBA, MBA-IB, MCA, MScIT, BBA, BCA, BSc ATHM, B-Pharmacy.
VK Goyal, executive director and CEO of SEL Industries Limited was the chief guest on the occasion. Dr KNS Kang, director-general of PCTE Group of Institutes gave away degrees to the students and VK Goyal gave away the prizes and college colours to meritorious students.
In the convocation, Ummi Calvin Marealle, student of MBA was awarded with Wg Cdr HS Gill Memorial Gold Medal, along with a cash prize of Rs 10,000 for the outstanding student of the college.
The award was given for excellence in academics, cultural and extracurricular activities at college and national level. Prizes were also given to students who bagged a gold medal in the university exams.
Kapil Sahni, who received the college colours for exceptional performance in literary events, best debater at IIT Rorkee, Lovely Kumar, who received college colors for performance in cultural, declared best actor in IIT Rorkee and Sumit Lakhesar, who received college colours for exceptional performance in sports events, international winner of taekwondo championship.
Kang congratulated the graduates and said that this was the most crucial stage of their life, as they were entering the professional world. He also wished them luck for their future.
VK Goyal, chief guest on the occasion while addressing the students said that there are lots of opportunities existing in the environment.
Students of Punjab College of Technical Education in a jubilant mood after getting their degrees in Ludhiana on Saturday.