He said that it is the dream of every student to get good employment after getting higher education. Jaipur National University is playing an important role in making this dream come true. For this, he congratulated the Chancellor of JNU, Dr. Sandeep Bakshi and all the professors, staff members of the University. Along with this, he also expressed his views about the importance of quality education. He said that the student learns and receives values at home and in the educational institution. In this connection he said that it is on this basis that leadership is formed in the student. To achieve knowledge for the society, to be wise and gain experience for knowing the world.
Governor Kalraj Mishra said that the meaning of convocation is to enter a new life after being initiated. Convocation is not the end of education, it is a beginning. An initiation in which the student applies the knowledge, he has learned in his life. The country in which women progress, that country progresses with trinity. He exhorted the students to study every subject with dedication and move forward. Education empowers a person by cultivating him. Teachers should provide value based education. The new education policy made after 34 years in the country and it is helpful in the all round development of the students. There has been a Guru-Shishya tradition in India from the very beginning.
He presented examples of many gurus including Maharishi Durvasa. He expressed his heartfelt happiness on the recognition of Jaipur National University as the first university of the state in 2007 by NAAC. He said that the students should be prepared to do originality, innovation, critical and analytical study in research. After reading the Preamble and Fundamental Duties of the Constitution of India, he talked about thinking about them and putting them into practice and behavior. For this, he also talked about the established of Constitution Park. He expressed his happiness over the establishment of incubation center in JNU and said that it will develop the ability of the students to become entrepreneurs. He throwing light on the importance of girl's education, he called upon everyone to keep a student alive in them.
In the convocation ceremony, Dr. Sandeep Bakshi, Chancellor of the University congratulated all the graduates, their families and faculty members. He said that to achieve success, knowing the reasons for failure and learning from them one should move towards success. The person who is the one who gives results is the one who is successful. The successful person always thinks about the future, dreams and makes those dreams come true in the form of success. A successful person is one who is more productive than busy and has a desire to give something to the whole world. He said that JNU is a center for quality education and research work. He expressed happiness for setting new dimensions in the field of education by continuously introducing new courses in JNU. He said that to contribute in nations building with dedication for welfare of country’s pride.
On this occasion, he said that Jaipur National University has made significant contribution under health services during the COVID period in the state. Under this, food, masks, sanitizers and required medicines for COVID treatment were distributed free of cost in rural areas. Medical Camps were organized in villages. Corona testing lab set up in JNU. Along with this, a COVID center was established for COVID patients.
In his speech Dr. Bakshi said that JNU has been included in India Today Ranking, NIRF Ranking and various National and International Ranking. Along with this, collaborations and MOUs have been signed with renowned educational institutions globally. The toppers who score high marks every year are not only honored, but they are also given scholarships. Along with this, financial support has also been given by the university to the students by setting up the COVID Relief Fund during the COVID period. JNU has made a mark for quality education and research in the country and globally. Dr. Bakshi said that JNU is the only institution in the state which has established MiG-27 in the university to develop the feeling of patriotism among the students and to motivate them to make a career in Arm Forces.
On this occasion, Dr. Sandeep Bakshi said that we are very grateful to his Excellency the Governor for giving gold medal and degree to all the students by giving time out of his busy schedule. He said that life has taught us a lot from COVID. During COVID, JNU treated 5500 COVID patients shoulder to shoulder with the state government and not a single COVID patient went back from JNU hospital without treatment. He said that we should learn from the mistakes, failures and challenges of others. He said that we should learn from parents and teachers and should be proud.
Mohan Lal Gupta, Former MLA, who was the special guest of the program, said that there is such an environment of education in JNU where students can progress by acquiring value-based education. Through the university, the personality is formed in the students. By this they bring laurels to the family, society and the country in the future. Along with this, self-confidence is born in them, due to which inner power is born.On this occasion, former MLA Mohanlal Gupta said that the students who got all the degrees should bring laurels to the institute and serve humanity. He said that the journey from Seedling School to JNU University has been very good.
The program was inaugurated by lighting of the lamp by the guests. During the program, Dr. Sandeep Bakshi welcomed Governor Kalraj Mishra and other dignitaries with a shawl and bouquet and expressed his gratitude by giving memento. High officials of the university, professors, staff members, student and parents were also present in the convocation ceremony.