The First Convocation, 26th September, 2013
On the historic occasion of the First Convocation of the very First Central University of Bihar, the Chief Guest of the ceremonial function, Mr. Mohammad Hamid Ansari, Hon’ble Vice-President of India expressed his happiness at being in Patna on the momentous occasion. In the charismatic Convocation Address, Hon’ble Hamid Ansari, exhorted the alumni of Central University of Bihar to honour their alma mater as they entered the real world of myriad challenges and boundless possibilities. The Chancellor of CUB, Mrs. Meira Kumar, also articulated her joy at being able to felicitate the young brigade of the First Convocation awardees, as they epitomised a freshness of vision, passion and values committed to the upright mission of nation building. This occasion was graced by Mr. Nitish Kumar, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Bihar, Mr. P.K. Shahi, Education Minister of Bihar, in presence of CUB Vice-Chancellor Prof. Janak Pandey, Registrar Prof. Mohammad Nehal and Controller of Examination (COE) Dr. C. L. Prabhavati among many other dignitaries. Altogether 156 student-graduates of the first three batches since CUB’s inception in 2009 were privileged to receive blessings from the dignitaries visiting Central University of Bihar.
Second Convocation, 27th March, 2018
The Central University of South Bihar (CUSB) awarded degrees to the passed out students during the 2nd Convocation of the University held at the auditorium of Birla Institute of Technology (BIT) in Patna. Padma Bhushan Dr. Vijay P. Bhatkar, the renowned Scientist in the area of Information and Computer technology who developed the Param Super Computer graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Dr. Bhatkar congratulated the CUSB fraternity for scaling the new heights in the short span of nine years since its establishment in 2009. The chief guest specifically mentioned about the contributions of founder Vice-Chancellor Prof. Janak Pandey for shaping up the academia of a new institution. Earlier, CUSB VC Prof. H.C.S. Rathore presented the Annual Report of the University and highlighted the goals and achievements. A total of 675 students passed out in the Academic Year 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, were given their degrees during the Convocation ceremony. A total of 90 Gold medals were given to toppers which included Chancellor Gold Medal (5), School Gold Medal (25) and Department / Centre Gold Medal (60). Sucheta Sharma (MSc Mathematics), Rohit Kumar (Integrated BSc+BEd), Puja Kumari (MSc Computer Science), Fauzia Parween (MSc Life Science) and Premlata Kumari (MSc Biotechnology) got the ‘Chancellor Gold Medal’. Many dignitaries like Nalanda University Vice-Chancellor Prof. Sunaina Singh, National Institute of Technology-Patna director Prof. P. K. Jain, Mahatma Gandhi Central University (Motihari) VC Prof. Arvind Agarwal, CUSB Founder VC Prof. Janak Pandey, pro-VC Prof. Om Prakash Rai, Registrar Dr. Gayathri Vishwanath Patil and Controller of Examinations Mrs. Rashmi Tripathi attended the programme.