PUNE: MIT World Peace University (MIT-WPU) hosted its 5th Convocation Ceremony on November 4th, 2023, at the World Peace Dome in Loni Kalbhor, Pune. The event marked a momentous milestone as 5,180 graduates bid farewell, highlighting the institution’s commitment to cutting-edge research and innovation. The ceremony also conferred the prestigious MIT-WPU Vidnyan Maharshi Samman upon distinguished scientist Dr. Raghunath Mashelkar for his remarkable contributions to the field of science.
The event was presided over by MIT-WPU’s Founder President, Dr. Vishwanath Karad, and graced by the presence of Chief Guest, Amitabh Kant, India’s G20 Sherpa and former CEO of NITI Ayog. In his address to the students, Mr. Kant emphasized Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision for India and its youth, stating that institutions like MIT-WPU are the bedrock of quality education and skill development for our youth, laying the foundations for a progressive, dynamic, and vibrant India.
Expressing his gratitude, Dr. Vishwanath Karad, Founder and President of MIT-WPU, emphasized the institution’s commitment to nurturing global citizens who champion world peace, stating that their graduates carry the beacon of knowledge and the vision of a harmonious world.
MIT World Peace University’s 5th Convocation stands as a testament to the institution’s enduring dedication to fostering an environment of wisdom, knowledge, and global harmony, celebrating not just academic accomplishments but also the vision of a brighter, more peaceful world.
With a rich legacy of 40 years in fostering world-class academic excellence and over 1,00,000+ alumni across the globe, MIT-WPU is one of the premier institutions of higher learning in India that offers over 150 programs at undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, and PhD levels. Spread over 65 acres, MIT-WPU is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities. Over 8,000 students enroll every year for different courses, across the 11+ Schools & 30+ departments of MIT-WPU.