Bhubaneswar, Oct 13: Students who had completed their education in law courses from Siksha ‘O’ Anusandhan Deemed to be University (SOA) between 2020 and 2022 were presented their certificates at a special graduation ceremony held in the university campus on Thursday.
Students of the 2020, 2021and 2022 batch who had completed BA LLB (Hons), BBA LLB (Hons) and LLM courses at the SOA National Institute of Law, SOA’s faculty of legal studies, were presented their certificates at the program chaired by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Pradipta Kumar Nanda.
The students had not received their certificates because no graduation ceremony could be held during the years because of the pandemic.
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Nanda, who administered the oath to the graduates, said they had studied in a university which was ranked 15th in the country and a law institute which was ranked 8th nationally in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). The students should be proud of their alma mater and be ambassador of the university wherever they were placed, he said.
Prof. Manjula Das, Controller of Examination, Prof. S.A.K. Azad, Dean of SNIL, Prof. Jyoti Ranjan Das, Dean (Students’ Welfare), Prof. Jayadev Pati, Prof. Prabir Kumar Patnaik and Prof. Madhusudan Das, all senior Professors, were present.