USTM ORGANISED VARSITY WEEK 2016
University of Science & Technology,
Meghalaya marked the Varsity Week 2016 from 18th April to 22nd April 2016. The
inauguration ceremony was conducted in the beautiful Square of the University by
hoisting the flag. The honor was done by Dr. P. G. Rao, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor,
University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya.
The sprawling campus became alive with the cheering of students and
participation in various Competitions – Race, Shot Put, Long Jump, Discus Throw,
Cricket, Volleyball, Carom, Chess, Table- Tennis, Arm Wrestling, Kabaddi,
Football, Tug- of –War, Singing, Dancing, Spot Write Up, Poem Recitation,
Debate, Quiz, Photography, Painting, Rangoli and Mehendi. All the faculty
members from all the schools of the University volunteered to make the event a
Eminent Journalist, Shri N. I Laskar; Quiz Master, Kumar Shivam, Renowned
Journalist, Mrs. Kaniz Fatima Laskar were few judges among others.
The Prize distribution ceremony was held on 22nd April 2016 where distinguished
personalities Prof G. D Sharma, Vice Chancellor, Bilaspur University; Prof
Mohammad Istiaf, Vice Chancellor, Magadh University; Dr. P. G. Rao, Vice
Chancellor, University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya; Dr. R. K. Sharma, Pro
Vice Chancellor, University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya and Dr. Alaka
Sarma, Dean, Student Welfare, University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya
presented the Trophies to the winners of the Varsity Week 2016. The Department
of Zoology bagged the Best Department Trophy by winning maximum number of
Dr. Akala Sarma further addressed the gathering with her encouraging words.
“I congratulate all the students for the whole hearted participation and for
showing the spirit of Sportsmanship. Winning and losing is not important, the
participation is most essential” said Dr. Alaka Sarma
The function was then followed by a Cultural Evening where Dr. P. G. Rao, Vice
Chancellor,USTM inaugurated the University theme song.