Assam CM attends 4th convocation of Mahapurush Srimanta Sankardeva Viswavidyalaya


GUWAHATI: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday attended the 4th convocation of Mahapurusha Srimanta Sankardeva Viswavidyalaya at University auditorium of Guwahati campus in Rupnagar.

Sonowal conferred Ph.D degrees to the students during the convocation and also urged them to follow the great ideals of the Gurujona by taking a lead role and work diligently for society.


Earlier,  in a press release, it was stated that a total of 13 Ph.D. candidates, 23 M.Phil. candidates and 357 postgraduate students would recieve their degrees at the convocation.

Mahapurusha Srimanta Sankaradeva Viswavidyalaya was established on 10th June 2014. Though the University was set up under the Private University Act, but it is designed as a people’s university, an institution for the entire people of Assam as well as India. It is located at Nagaon, the place blessed with the dust of the saint’s feet for more than half a century, since he lived half of his life at Bardowa, Nagaon. The Mahapurusha Srimanta Sankaradeva Viswavidyalaya fraternity firmly believes that a new era of social regeneration will start from this University.