The sixth convocation of Tumkur University will be held on November 5 at the Glass House in the Raj Bhavan in Bangalore.
University Vice-Chancellor S.C. Sharma told journalists here on Friday that for the first time the convocation was being held outside Tumkur as per the directions of Governor H.R. Bhardwaj, Chancellor of the university.
Mr. Bhardwaj will preside over the function. Rudolph A. Marcus, Nobel Laureate (Chemistry, 1992), from California Institute of Technology, U.S., will deliver the convocation address.