IGNOU Chennai Region convocation on March 15



Chennai: More than 7,000 students would be receiving their degrees and diploma at the 21st convocation Indira Gandhi National Open University to be here held on March 15.

"As many as 7,475 graduates of this regional centre will be receiving their degrees and diploma certificates", IGNOU Regional Director K Pannnerselvam said today.

He said 1,564 students would be receiving their certificates in person at the venue.

Stating that IGNOU Regional Centre, Chennai has been very consistent in terms of the number of graduates for the past three years, he said "four students of our centre have bagged gold medals this year".

"We have also lunched a new programme Certificate in Entrepreneurship in the year 2009", he said adding that this programme was a value added programme for the college going students.

PTI