The Assam Kaziranga University was awarded with the “Best University Nurturing 21st Century Innovative Skills” and the “Outstanding University promoting Science, Technology, Research & Innovation” awards by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM), in a ceremony held at the Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi on 17th May 2018.
Shri Basant Khetan, Pro-Chancellor of Kaziranga University and Vice Chancellor Dr. P.K Mishra received the awards on 17th May 2018, presented by Dr. Satya Pal Singh, Hon’ble Minister of State for Human Resource Development, Government of India. Shri Basant Khetan ji and Dr. P.K Mishra were also accompanied by esteemed dignitary Dr. V.P Singh, Advisor & Distinguished Professor, Kaziranga University and former advisor of Patanjali.
Since its foundation in 2012, the Assam Kaziranga University has contributed significantly to the North-Eastern region of India, emerging as a University of quality and distinctiveness in a very short time. The prestigious ASSOCHAM awards for Kaziranga University not only highlight the University’s aim of providing path-breaking learning experiences at par with 21st century standards, but also focus on the space created by KU for applied knowledge, research and innovation that all lead to the wholesome development of the region.
ASSOCHAM, also known as the ‘Knowledge Architect Of Corporate India’, was established in 1920 by promoter Chambers, representing all regions of India. It has in its fold more than 400 Chambers and Trade Associations, and serves more than 4,50,000 members from all over India. The ASSOCHAM awards promote Education Excellence and are a means to felicitate those who have done significant contribution in the fields of Science, Technology, Research and Innovations.
These awards are yet another feather in the cap of The Assam Kaziranga University, whose commitment to educational excellence has been recognized and noted, not just in the region, but also nation-wide. At Kaziranga University, holistic learning and development is enthusiastically encouraged, and it truly strives to have an impact on the communities it serves.