Two doctorates were awarded during the convocation to Mr. Ashish Bharadwaj and Mr. Mohammad Washid for their studies on “Business Transformation through IT” and Strategic Investment Decision in Petrochemical Sector: A Comparative Study of GCC Countries”, respectively.
The highlight of the occasion was the Endowment of Rs. 85.12 lakhs to the University on behalf of the ONGC Schlumberger Wireline Research Centre – JRC. The cheque was handed over to Dr. S. J. Chopra, Chancellor, UPES by Mr. S. V. Rao, Executive Director (Exploration & Production Unit). The endowment was the result of the announcement made by Shri R. S. Sharma, CMD ONGC, Guest of Honour
at the third Convocation.