In yet another recognition of its growing stature, the Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan Deemed to be University in Bhubaneswar was chosen as the ‘Most Preferred University for Women’s Education’ at the second edition of the National Leadership Summit on Women and Education held at the Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi this week.
An award recognizing SOA’s achievement was presented to the Deemed to be University by Union minister for Commerce, Industry and Civil Aviation, Mr. Suresh Prabhu. SOA’s Dean (Research and Development) Prof. P.K.Nanda and Associate Professor Dr. Priyabrata Pattnaik were present to receive the award.
The program was organised by Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Foundation (WIEF) with the event including key note speakers and panel discussions. Dr. Shweta Singh, Founder and CEO at Ennoble IP and WIEF, welcomed the guests saying the foundation had the vision that every woman, irrespective of her background, should be financially independent.
SOA was recently adjudged the ‘Most Preferred Private University of the Year in the East’ and conferred with the EduShine Excellence Award at the 12th ASSOCHAM National Education Summit 2019 held at New Delhi on Thursday.
Besides, SOA’s faculty of engineering and technology, Institute of Technical Education and Research (ITER), was also presented the EduShine Excellence Award at the function after being chosen the ‘Most Preferred Engineering Institute of the Year in the East.’