I.T.S Dental College, Greater Noida held its Annual Convocation Ceremony on 23rd February 2018 for the third batch of M.D.S and outgoing B.D.S 2012 batch on completion of their course.
On this occasion, the function was organized to confer degrees to the Graduate and Postgraduate students. This day would be etched forever in the history of I.T.S Dental College, Greater Noida as it hosted Dr. D.S. Chauhan, Vice Chairman, GLA University, Mathura, as the Chief Guest. Dinesh Rai, IAS (Retd), Chairman Warehouse Development & Regulatory Authority and Dr. Harsh Jauhari, Chairman, Dept of Renal Transplant Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Delhi graced the occasion as the Guest of Honor. Chairman, I.T.S- The Education Group -Dr. R. P. Chadha, Vice Chairman Sohil Chadha , Secretary B.K.Arora, the Director Public Relations Surender Sood, Director- Principal Prof. Akshay Bhargava, faculty members and parents of the students were present on this solemn occasion to motivate the students to find their path and excel in the future.
The function started with the academic procession which was led by (Major Gen.) Dr G.K Thapliyal, followed by the Dignitaries and all Heads of Departments.
Dr. D.S. Chauhan Ji in his convocation address spoke about the fine quality of education being rendered by the Institution. He said that today I.T.S- The Education Group has emerged as leading name in the education especially for training high class dental surgeons. Also, in his message he spoke about the importance of doctors in the lives of common people. He complimented on the work done by the Institution for the poor and needy people. He told that graduation is just a phrase: whereas we graduate daily by learning new things in our life each and every day. He also congratulated the hard work put in by the students , teachers and their parents towards achieving this milestone in life.
Sh. Dinesh Rai in his address told the students that it is of utmost importance to always keep updating their existing knowledge. He said that students will although pass out from the institute today, however, they should never think twice before asking from their teachers on any matter. He also emphasized the importance and respect that the dental profession has in the real world and asked students to take up their career wisely. He told that “RESEARCH IS CREATING KNOWLEDGE”, Research leads to an expansion of knowledge and discoveries of new medical treatments and cures. He emphasized that Research is the only solution to any problem in the medical field and well-conducted research is vital to the success of global heath endeavors.
Dr. Harsh Jauhari in his address told that that advances in health information technology are enabling a transformation in health research that could facilitate studies that were not feasible in the past, and thus lead to new insights regarding health and disease. He told that the main aim of opening this lab is to create insight among the students for research so that they can find newer methods of diagnostic techniques and natural products which will be helpful in treating the patients. He emphasized that the education received by all graduating students should be used for welfare of the society and growth of the nation.
Mr Sohil Chadha, complimented the parents’ efforts in supporting the dreams of their children to become good doctors. He emphasized that the seeds of knowledge sown in the minds of young students are nourished by the extraordinary hard work of the teachers as well. He wished all the students the best for their future endeavours and emphasized that they use their skill for the benefit of all the sections of the society without discrimination.
Director- Principal, Dr Akshay Bhargava, in his annual report of the college praised the achivements of the faculty and the students. He told that We had 4 international fellowships awarded to our, from international digital dentistry for smile design, Dr. Amrita Dr. Ruchika, Dr. Meera. He told that maintaining the academic standards of the Institute students continued to secure university positions at various levels. Farookh masoodi from 1 BDS secured the 1st university rank, Rhythm batra from 2 nd year secured the 2 university rank, Aayushi sangal from BDS 3 rd yr secured the 1st university rank and Palak jain from BDS final year secured the 1st university rank. He said that the education provided to the students by the Institute should be used not just to earn money but to serve needy people with dedication and commitment. He also, pointed out the attributes of a successful doctor, encouraged all students to pave their path of success honestly and take pride in passing out from such a prestigious institution. He emphasised that an institution is like a mother to the students and these memories remain etched in minds of the students. He gave his blessings on this occasion to both the postgraduate and the undergraduate batch.
The Chief Guest and the Guest of Honor conferred the B.D.S & M.D.S Degrees to the outgoing students. The Best Outgoing Student Awards for academics, All-rounder and extra curricular activities and sports were awarded to Best Outgoing Student (Academics) Meenu Parihar, Best Outgoing student Rakesh Medhi (All rounder), Best Outgoing student (All rounder) Vishakh Saraf, Best Outgoing student (Extra Curricular Activities) Tushar Sharma. Award was also conferred for the Best Outgoing Post Graduate students Dr Sugandha Marwaha in academic excellence.
On this occasion, the ‘Yearbook’ compiled by the students of the 2012 batch depicting their precious and special memories of five years in the institution was released by the dignitaries.
The programme concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by Dr Anil Chandna, Vice Principal.
At the closure of the ceremony, the students, along with their teachers and parents proceeded for lunch wherein they discussed their everlasting respect for this institution and teachers and their precious moments spent in the campus. Thereafter, the students left the institution with blessings from their teachers, tears in their eyes and ambitions in their mind and love for the institution in the heart.