Among the Gold Medal winners was Mr. Sukrut Sridhar Rao (B.Tech.) who received President of India Gold Medal, Mr. Manajit Das (M.Sc.) who received Institute Gold Medal – M.Sc., Ms. Vanga Rohini (M.Tech.) who received Institute Gold Medal – M.Tech., and Mr. Sinha Vaibhav Birendrakumar (B.Tech.) who received Gold Medal for Excellence in Academics and Co-Curricular Activities.
The Convocation Address was delivered by Mr. Amitabh Kant, the Chief Executive Officer, NITI Aayog. In his address, Mr. Kant encouraged students to view the world as their market and not only the domestic market.
Mr. Amitabh Kant also emphasized that to realize the aim of 9 per cent growth for India, gender parity is the key.