Union home minister Rajnath Singh will be the chief guest according to TOI
According to aktu.ac.in circular UP Governor Ram Naik will also present
09:00 AM, 23 Jan 2016 at Indira Gandhi Pratishthan, Vibhuti Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow
AKTU will confer honoris causa on Indian Science and Research Organisation chairman A S Kiran Kumar.
As many as 47 students, gold, silver and bronze in streams like engineering, management, fashion designing and pharmacy will be awarded medals. In the medal tally, girls rule the roost once again. Close to 80% of the medals to be awarded on the convocation ceremony are in the girls' kitty. Out of 47 medals, 38 will be awarded to girls.
Model, Silver, Bronze Medal Students List
For the first time, graduating students of AKTU will wear a cream-coloured 'angvastra' over their traditional dress. Boys will wear white-coloured shirt and dark coloured trousers. Girls will wear saree. Printed on the angvastra will be Lucknow's heritage and famous historical monuments of UP. In addition, it will also have sermons of former APJ Abdul Kalam. It is also decided that the dignitaries will wear a maroon angvastra and a cream-colour pagadi.