Convocation     Minute to Minute Programme

    S.N.D.T. Women’s University, Mumbai
The 63rd Annual Convocation: Monday, December 23, 2013
Minute to Minute Programme
11.15 A.M. Deans and Members of Faculties, Members of Management Council, Members of Senate, Director BCUD, Registrar, Pro Vice Chancellor, Vice Chancellor gather at the University Entrance near the Committee Room and wear their respective scarves
11.25 A.M. Arrival of the Chief Guest Shri. Prithviraj Chavan, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Maharashtra State,
Shri. Rajesh Tope, Hon’ble Minister, Higher and Technical Education,
Shri. D. P. Sawant, Hon’ble Minister of State, Higher and Technical Education and Dr. Rohini M. Godbole, D.Litt. Recipient at the Entrance on Sir Viththaldas Thackersey Marg
11.30 A.M. Offering floral tribute to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and Maharshi Karve
11.33 A.M. Refreshments and wearing of scarves by dignitaries
11.45 A.M. Introduction of the Deans, Members of the Management Council and the Senate
11.48 A.M. Group Photograph
11.51 A.M. Formation of Convocation Procession. The Procession moves towards Main Entrance of the Sir Sitaram and Lady Shantabai Patkar Deekshant Sabhagriha of the University, on the side of Nathibai Thackersey Marg
11.58 A.M. Procession reaches the Sir Sitaram and Lady Shantabai Patkar Deekshant Sabhagriha of the University
11.59 A.M. University Song
12.04 P.M. Welcome by the Pro Vice Chancellor, Prof. Vandana Chakrabarti
Hon’ble Chancellor’s Message
Presentation of Convocation Report
12.14 P.M. Prof. Vasudha Kamat, Vice Chancellor declares the opening of the Convocation Ceremony
12.15 P.M.
Deans / Members of respective Faculties present the candidates who have qualified themselves for the Degrees and Diplomas in the following order -

1.   Faculty of Arts,
2.   Faculty of Social Sciences and Faculty of Social Work,
3.   Faculty of Fine Arts,
4.   Faculty of Library Science,
5.   Faculty of Education,
6.   Faculty of Home Science,
7.   Faculty of Science,
8.   Faculty of Commerce,
9.   Faculty of Technology,
10. Faculty of Law,
11. Faculty of Management Studies
12.25 P.M. Exhortation by the Vice Chancellor
12.26 P.M.
Conferment of Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters (D.Litt.) on Dr. Rohini M Godbole
12.27 P.M. Prin. Alka Kalambi, Principal, L.T. College of Nursing reads the Citation in English and in Marathi
12.30 P.M. Acceptance of D.Litt. by Dr. Rohini M Godbole
12.40 P.M. The COE, Dr. P N Mandhare presents various Prize winners to the Vice Chancellor
Prize distribution at the hands of the Vice Chancellor
12.55 P.M. Convocation Address by the Chief Guest, Shri Prithvirajji Chavan, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Maharashtra State
1.10 P.M. The Vice Chancellor declares the Convocation closed
1.11 P.M. National Anthem
1.12 P.M. The procession leaves the Convocation Hall from the side entrance facing the quadrangle and proceeds to the Committee Room