At the 82nd convocation of Hyderabad-based Osmania University (OU) on Friday, Chief Justice of India N V Ramana will be conferred with a Honoris Causa (honorary) Doctorate.
Justice Ramana is set to deliver the convocation address, who will be the chief guest for the evening. While Governor of Telangana and OU Chancellor Tamilisai Sounderarajan will conduct the event.
While being interviewed by the media on Thursday, OU Vice-Chancellor Professor D Ravinder said, “two Presidents, three Prime Ministers, four judges and six eminent foreign personalities were among the 47 honorary doctorates the century-old university awarded in the past.”
At the ceremony on Friday, 55 gold medals and 260 doctoral degrees would be granted. Those students will receive their PhD degree and gold medals at the event, who passed their exams between October 2021 and July 2022.
A total of thirty-one students will receive 55 gold medals. Among which, four are male candidates and 27 are female candidates.
While on the other hand of the 260 candidates who will receive their PhD degrees on Friday, 96 were males and 143 were female candidates. The majority of which belong to the Faculty of Science.