Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute, Maduravoyal conducted their 22nd convocation ceremony on September 16. Around 1500 Under Graduate students and 225 Post Graduate students received their degrees in various subjects like Engineering, Nursing, Dentistry, Physiotherapy and Hotel Management among others.
Thirty five Ph.D students also received their research degrees. Governor, K Rosaiah, who was the chief guest on the occasion, delivered the convocation address and awarded the degrees to the students. Union Minister for State at the Prime Minister’s Office, Personal, Public Grievances and Pensions, V. Narayanaswamy was also present at the occasion. A.C. Shanumgam, Founder-Chancellor of the Deemed University delivered the keynote address. A.C.S. Arunkumar, President-Dr.M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute, presided over the function. Vice Chancellor K. Meer Mustafa Hussain, Secretary A. Ravikumar, Advisor (Admin) Professor R.M. Vasagam, Advisor (Academic) P.T. Manoharan, Rector G. Gopalakrishan, Executive Director Professor G.C. Kothandan and Pro-Vice-Chancellor C.S. Jayachandran were also present.