NIFT Celebrates 6th Convocation on Aug 1

Bhubaneswar: National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Bhubaneswar is going to host its 6th Convocation Ceremony at 4.30 pm on the 1st of August 2018 at KIIT Auditorium 1.

Since NIFT Bhubaneswar established in 2010, the institute is fanatically striving to be the thought leader in fashion education and research alongside partnering with the Government and industry through projects and consulting in many key areas. NIFT offers unique academic programmes at Under Graduate and Post-Graduation levels in the field of fashion education. This year, for the 1st time, 179 students from all 6 programmes like BDes (Fashion Design), BDes (Textile Design), BDes(Accessory Design), BDes (Fashion Communication), BFTech and MFM have successfully completed their programme with more than 95% getting their placement soon after the completion of their programme in May. To mark the completion of the academic journey of all these 179 students graduated this year, NIFT is going to award their certificates in the 6th Convocation of NIFT, Bhubaneswar on 1st August 2018 at 4.30 pm.

It is also a day for the award winning students of that year. There are 8 students who would be conferred Gold Medalists in different categories in the following order:

Merit Awards to be presented during the Convocation 2018, 1st August 2018

Sl No Name of the Student Category(Awards) Department
1 Swapnil Pateria NIFT Student of the Year Award MFM
2 Aman Raj NIFT Extraordinary Service Award BFT
3 Swapnil Pateria NIFT Best Academic Performance Award(MFM) MFM
4 Pragya Ujjwali NIFT Best Academic Performance Award(TD) TD
5 Rashi Padhiyar NIFT Best Academic Performance Award(AD) AD
6 Smriti Johar NIFT Best Academic Performance Award(FD) FD
7 Annie Bhardwaj NIFT Best Academic Performance Award(FC) FC
8 Sandeep Mohanty NIFT Best Academic Performance Award(BFT) BFT

Hon’ble Governor of Odisha Professor Ganeshi Lal has kindly consented to join the event as the Chief Guest. Padma Vibhusan Dr. Raghunath Mohapatra, MP (Rajya Sabha) has kindly agreed to be the Guest of Honour. Along with these two dignitaries, Smt Sarada Muraleedharan, Director General of NIFT, Professor Sharmila Dua, Dean of NIFT and Prof. Sanjay Shrivastava, Director of NIFT Bhubaneswar will also grace the occasion.


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