11th graduation day of Saveetha Engineering College was held on March 26th
11th graduation day of Saveetha Engineering College was held on 26th March 2016 at M.M Convention Centre, Saveetha University Campus, Poonamallee High Road , Chennai. 667 graduand’s received their degree certificates. The vice chairman of UGC Prof.Dr.H.Devaraj was the chief guest and Mr.S.Sankara Narayanan- Director of IBM was the guest of honour.
Dr.N.M.Veeraiyan, Founder President and Chancellor of Saveetha University presided over the function, and in his presidential address he insisted the students to be grateful to their parents, teachers, institution and country. He called upon the graduands to dream big and achieve big.
Earlier, Dr. E.N.Ganesh, Principal, Saveetha Engineering College delivered the welcome address and presented the annual report highlighting the various achievement’s of the college in academics, co-curricular and extracurricular activities.
Dr.H. Devaraj, the chief guest has highlighted that the youth power of India has great opportunity awaiting them which is to be grabbed. He has called upon the students to break the mental block in them, so that they can think and consider higher target and goals. Dr.H.Devaraj has also indicated the urgent need for research and development and also the need for closer university industry interaction. Further, Dr.H.Devaraj has said only engineering professionals can find solutions to the challenges faced in India such as power shortage, flooding, water shortage, environmental pollution, etc.
The guest of honour Mr.Sankara Narayanan, Director–IBM,India has pointed out the pace of technology changes and called upon the engineering and management professionals to adapt the change so that they will survive and achieve better solution for today’s challenges.
The graduate’s have taken up a pledge on graduation day and the ceremony concluded with vote of thanks proposed by Prof.A.Gandhi.