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5th Convocation Ceremony of Manipal University Jaipur

  • November 05, 2018

Shri Hari Menon, Co-founder & CEO , Big Basket and Dr Chandrasekhar Sripada, Practice Professor & Executive Director, ISB graced the occasion as the Chief Guest on Thursday, November 01 and Friday, November 02, 2018 respectively.

Shri Hari Menon, Co-founder & CEO , Big Basket and Dr Chandrasekhar Sripada, Practice Professor & Executive Director, ISB graced the occasion as the Chief Guest on Thursday, November 01 and Friday, November 02, 2018 respectively.

5th Convocation Ceremony of Manipal University Jaipur Shri Hari Menon, Co-founder & CEO , Big Basket and Dr Chandrasekhar Sripada, Practice Professor & Executive Director, ISB graced the occasion as the Chief Guest on Thursday, November 01 and Friday, November 02, 2018 respectively. When: — Where: Category:

Fifth Annual Convocation held at MUJ

Manipal University Jaipur organized its 5th Convocation on November 1 & 2, 2018 in the campus.


The Chief Guest of the function was well renowned and successful startup entrepreneur, Mr. Hari Menon, Co-Founder and CEO Big Basket on the 1st Day. Speaking from his varied experience of 35 years,in his address to the students he congratulated them on being part of one of the best educational institutes. He advised the students on learning throughout as it is life long process, try to be better, insist on high levels of Ethics, Values, Integrity and honesty, gets stylish and don an attractive positive attitude, be a good listener, be a good team player, learn the skill to problem solving. The Chief Guest on day two was Dr. Chandrashekhar Sripada, Practice Professor & Executive Director, ISB, Hyderabad who has vast commercial and academic experience. In his address to the students, advised them to transcend current paradigms. The future needs bold and breakthrough solutions for jobs and careers. The students must redesign social norms to be more inclusive, tolerant and civilized. President Dr G K Prabhu presented an overview of the University with emphasis on recent changes incorporated for inclusive growth. He advised the students to have open minded and rational approach in their career.


1486 students from B.Tech and Non-B.Tech programmes both UG and PG were awarded degrees. This included 29 Ph D research scholars. 27 students who have excelled and topped in their respective course of study were awarded Gold-Medals. Besides, Chairman’s Gold Medal for overall excellence was awarded to Mr. Susheem Kanwar of B Tech Mechanical Engineering and President’s Gold-Medal was awarded to Dr. Suman Swami for excellence in research.