Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum will be organizing its 11th Annual Convocation on 8th April 2012 at 11.30. at ‘Jnana Sangama’, VTU, Belgaum.
His Excellency Sri Hans Raj Bhardwaj, the Governor of Karnataka and the Chancellor of VTU will preside over the convocation and confer the Degrees on the graduates.
Padma Vibhushan Sri Pranab Mukherjee, Hon’ble Finance Minister, Govt. of India will be the Chief Guest and deliver Convocation address.
Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science (D. Sc.) will be conferred on Sri Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman, Aditya Birla Group, Mumbai, Dr. S. S. Mantha, Chairman, All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi, Padma Shree Dr. H. C. Visvesvaraya, Former Vice Chancellor, University of Roorkee and Late Sri M. S. Ramaiah, Founder President, Gokul Education Foundation, Bangalore.
During 11th Annual Convocation, VTU is conferring B. E. degree to 53451 students, B. Arch degree to 278 students, MBA degree to 4865 students, MCA degree to 2544 students, M. Tech degree to 2711 students, M. Arch. degree to 10 students. This year University is awarding Ph. D. degrees to 100 students and M. Sc (Engg.) degrees to 09 students.