Established with a vision to be the role model of learning, research, innovation, and sustainability for the knowledge society, the University of the Future NIIT University (NU), organized its 13th Convocation in Neemrana. During this ceremony, 253 students were awarded degrees for their successful completion of MBA, MTech, and BTech programmes in various disciplines. Padma Shri Awardee Prof Dinesh Singh, Distinguished Chair Professor – AICTE, Mr Rajendra S Pawar, Founder, NIIT University, Mr. Vijay Thadani, Co-founder, NIIT University were present and Prof Parimal Mandke, President, NIIT University awarded the degrees.
Living up to NU’s 100% placement record, the students have been placed in roles such as Data Scientist, Product designer, Research Analyst, DevOps Engineer, Social Media Manager, Risk Consultant, and Management Trainee with leading organizations like EY, Aditya Birla, Western Union, Volkswagen, Thomson Reuters, GE Appliances, Groww, Genpact, Deloitte etc. The second batch of iMBA graduates has received their degree certificates along with 100% Pre-Placement offers in reputable organizations like Kantar, Sutherland, NoBroker, NielsenIQ, Karuna Group, MGB Advisors, Indago Research, etc. This year, the highest CTC offered stands at Rs. 29.64 LPA, with an average CTC of Rs. 11.76 LPA for the top 25% of students. Notably, the highest salary extended to a NU student has reached Rs. 44.27 LPA.
NIIT University was envisioned by Shri Rajendra S Pawar, who collaborated with the foremost thought leaders of our country, to create a new model of higher education that is relevant to the industry requirements of the 21st century. The sprawling green acres at the foothills of the Aravalli Range at Neemrana, chosen by Shri Pawar as an idyllic setting for the University, offers a stimulating space for pursuing higher education and research. The vibrant learning environment seamlessly integrates academic thought with real-life experiences.
Prof Dinesh Singh, the chief guest on the occasion, extended his congratulations to the class of 2023, commending them for their achievements and the promising career paths that lie ahead. He emphasized that today marks the transition of graduating students into the professional workforce, equipped with the essential skills and knowledge. He also congratulated the faculty for their role in shaping the minds of these students, underscoring the value of holistic learning.
During the event, Mr. Rajendra S Pawar, Founder, NIIT University, said, “I extend my heartfelt congratulations to the graduating students on this significant day in their lives. I wish to express my best wishes for their future success. At NU we place great importance on nurturing students into well-rounded global citizens who are socially and environmentally responsible. I want to emphasize that their education at NU has prepared them to confront challenges with confidence as they embark on their next journey”.
Prof Parimal Mandke, President, NIIT University, said, As the President of our esteemed university, I take pride in congratulating our graduating students at the 13th convocation. Their dedication and hard work have helped them reach this milestone. I’m confident that they will achieve great success and make meaningful contributions to our society and towards nation-building. Today, we celebrate their accomplishments and look forward to the positive impact that they will create”.
Conceptualized as an institution of excellence, NIIT University provides exceptional education based on the Four Core Principles that make learning Industry-linked, Technology-based, Research-driven, and Seamless. NU is well poised to meet the emerging needs of the knowledge economy through its focus on building strong industry linkages and a research-oriented approach.