Vice President Hamid Ansari praised the University of Delhi for maintaining a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research. He also added the varsity has become a role model for other universities.
Delhi University was founded in 1922 and it celebrated its 94th Foundation Day on Monday, 1stMay, 2016. On the occasion, Vice President Hamid Ansari, who is also the chancellor of the university, decided to appreciate the very well known institution for the status it has achieved over the years.
In a statement, he said: “It gives me great pleasure to send my congratulations to the vice chancellor, faculty, staff and students on the joyous occasion of the 94th foundation day of the University of Delhi.”
He also mentioned how the academic distinction of the university has attracted the most eminent scholars and the most talented students who have gone on to make significant contributions to the society.
The vice president also praised the University for its excellent performance and contribution in academics. He added, “The University of Delhi has to play its role of a neutral assembler of talent; that of an unmatched idea factory where the passion, creativity and idealism of young minds can be applied to meeting the transitional needs of our society, polity and economy.”
According to Ansari, due to its strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research, the University of Delhi has become a role model for other universities.
After the retirement of Prof. Dr. Dinesh Singh, Professor Yogesh Kumar Tyagi has taken over as the 22nd Vice Chancellor of the University earlier this year. After the appointment of the new VC, a lot of changes have already taken place and many are in line.
The University is soon going to start admissions for its next academic year, i.e., 2016-17. Stay tuned for latest Delhi University Admission information and other Updates.