The Ninth Convocation of the Vels Institute of Science Technology and Advanced Studies took Place at 4 P.M on 23.4.2019 in the Campus Premises. The Vice President Of India Honourable Thiru. M.Venkiah Naidu was the Chief Guest delivered the Convocation address and Awarded Medals and Certificates to those with first Positions at the University level.
In the Proceedings which took place Under the Leadership of the founder and Chancellor of VISTAS Dr.Ishari K.Ganesh, the Vice – Chancellor Professor Dr.P.Swaminathan delivered the Welcome address and the introduced the 2017-2018 Annual Report Three Towering Personalities Dr.G.Satheesh Reddy , the Chief and Secretary of the Indian Security Research and Development, Thiru.S.Xavier Britto, Industrialist and Founder of Kerry Indev Logistic Private Limited and Padmasri P.T.Usha, a renowned heroine of Sports were Awarded the Degree of Doctor of Letters (Honoris Causa) Prof . A . Jothi Murugan, Pro-Chancellor (Planning & Development), Ms. Arthi Ganesh, Pro-Chancellor (Academics), Prof. A.R. Veeramani ( Registrar), Prof S.Venkatraman (Controller of Examinations), Members of the Board of Management and Academic Council participated in the proceedings
A Total of 42 Gold , 33 Silver and 30 Bronze Medals were distributed for this academic year; further 1766 Bachelor’s Degrees, 366 Post – Graduate Degrees,144 MPhil Degrees and 71 Doctoral Degrees – in total 2345 Candidates were awarded Degrees on the occasion of the Academic Festival, in which Young Graduates, Professors, Administrative Employees and Parents Participated in large numbers.