The Seventh Convocation of NIPER Hyderabad was held on Wednesday, the 14th November 2018 at NIPER Campus, Balanagar, Hyderabad. The Chief Guest for the Convocation was Shri E S L Narasimhan Hon’ble Governor of Andhra Pradesh & Telangana. Dr. K. Satish Reddy, Chairman, Dr. Reddys Laboratories Ltd. Hyderabad was the Guest of Honour for the event. Shri Jitendra Trivedi, Director, Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Govt. of India, Dr. Shashi Bala Singh, Director, NIPER, Hyderabad and Shri M. A. Masoom, Incharge Registarar, NIPER Hyderabad graced the occasion.
Seven meritorious students of Batch 2016-2018 were awarded Gold Medals and Book Prizes in recognition of their academic achievements. The Medals and Prizes were given to the awardees by Shri E. S. L. Narasimhan, Dr. K. Satish Reddy and Shri Jitendra Trivedi.
PhD and Master’s Degrees were awarded to the students who passed out in the year 2018. A total number of 109 students of M.S./M.Tech./M.B.A.(Pharm) Batch 2016-2018 and 04 students of Ph.D. [Medicinal Chemistry/Pharmacology & Toxicology/Pharmaceutics] were conferred with their degrees by Dr. K. Satish Reddy, Shri Jitendra Trivedi and Dr. Shashi Bala Singh.
The Sixth Convocation Ceremony of NIPER Hyderabad was held on Wednesday, the 25th April 2018 at NIPER Campus, Balanagar, Hyderabad. The Convocation was presided over by Professor P. Balaram, Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Former Director of Indian Institute of Sciences (IISc), Bangalore. He is a recipient of the third highest Indian civilian honour of Padma Bhushan (2014) was the Hon’ble Chief Guest and delivered the Convocation address, Shri Rajneesh Tingal, Joint Secretary, Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Govt. of India, Dr. S. Chandrasekhar, Director, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad, Dr. T. Shekharam, Office on Special Duty (OSD), NIPER Hyderabad graced the occasion.
The highlight of the ceremony was conferment of Eight Gold Medals and 08 Book Prizes to the meritorious students of Batch 2015-2017. The Gold Medals and Book Prizes were given to the awardees by Shri Rajneesh Tingal and the Hon’ble Chief Guest Prof. P. Balaram
Another important feature of the Sixth Convocation was award of degrees to all the M.S./M.Tech./M.B.A.(Pharm) and Ph.D. recipients, a total number of 105 Master Degrees and 10 PhD Degrees were awarded to the recipients of M.S.(Pharm) [Medicinal Chemistry/ Pharmaceutical Analysis/Pharmacology & Toxicology/Regulatory Toxicology/Pharmaceutics], M.Tech.(Pharm) [Pharmaceutical Technology (Process Chemistry)] and M.B.A.(Pharm) Pharmaceutical Management and Ph.D.[Medicinal Chemistry/ Pharmaceutical Analysis/Pharmacology & Toxicology/Pharmaceutics] (passed out in the year 2017) by Shri Rajneesh Tingal and the Hon’ble Chief Guest Prof. P. Balaram