CONVOCATION CEREMONY

The morning of 26th May 2017 was a historic day for the cadets of 92nd Indian Naval Academy Course. On this day 127 cadets were awarded B Tech degree by the Chief Guest Prof. Anil D Sahasrabudhe, Chairman, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi, at the Convocation Ceremony held at INA in presence of their proud parents and guardians. Vice Admiral SV Bhokare, AVSM, YSM, NM, Commandant, INA and Rear Admiral Amit Vikram, Principal, INA also graced the occasion.
The ceremony marked the culmination of an arduous four year training regimen, wherein the AICTE accredited B Tech degree is run simultaneously with a demanding curriculum of Navy specific subjects and an intensive outdoor training curriculum. The graduating cadets acquired their B Tech degree in one of the three streams viz., Applied Electronics and Communication Engineering (AEC), Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) or Mechanical Engineering (ME), under the aegis of Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
Prof. Anil D Sahasrabudhe, Chairman, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi in his convocation speech congratulated the graduating cadets, their parents as well as their Instructors at INA. He advices the graduating cadets to strive continuously to vanquish all impossibilities and achieve success. The Chief Guest awarded trophies to meritorious cadets. The ‘Chief of the Naval Staff Rolling Trophy’ for the cadet adjudged best in AEC stream was awarded to Midshipman J Bharat Shankar. The ‘Chief of the Naval Staff Rolling Trophy’, for the cadet adjudged best in ECE stream was awarded to Midshipman Akshay Sarveswaran. The ‘Chief of the Naval Staff Rolling Trophy’, for the cadet adjudged best in ME stream was awarded to Midshipman V Manoj.