USTM Students shines in UGC-NET
USTM, 11th APRIL 2017: ERD Foundation which is the
largest educational network in North East running different institutions with a
motto of unveiling excellence and bring out the potential of the students of
this region with proper training and support. And it is proved again that the
initiatives have not gone in vein as the number of students from USTM and RIST
have cleared various national level examinations with flying colours. To aspire
their hard work and dedication, a felicitation program has been organised where
UPSC-IES-2016 topper Mr Idul Ahmed was present as distinguished guest.
The students of USTM and RIST who have been felicitated were, Khikeya Semy (MSc
Botany), Miss Moirangthem Veigyabati (MSc Zoology), Tariat Matey(MSc Zoology)
for clearing CSIR NET – JRF and Lilika k Zhimomi (MA Rural Development) for
clearing UGC –NET 2016 from USTM and from RIST, Sudipta Nayan Puzari(CE), K
Vitoka Awomi (EEE), Ankur Jyoti Phukan (CSE), Souvik Dey (CE) for clearing GATE
examination. Miss Delan Rongpipi, BSc 6th sem, Applied Biology, USTM who has
qualified the IIT-JAM examination to pursue her Masters studies in IIT Guwahati
was also felicitated on the occasion.
Earlier many of the students from both USTM and RIST have qualified national
level examinations and this year many of the students missed for only few marks.
The teachers are very hopeful that next year more success will knock the doors
of ERDF institutions.
In the same occasion UPSC-IES-2016 topper Mr Idul Ahmed was also felicitated for
his achievement and making North East region proud. While addressing the
students Mr Idul Ahmed urged the students to give effort to qualify national
level examinations, whereas students from other states are cracking the
examinations. Shri Mahbubul Hoque during the felicitation program stated that he
is extremely happy seeing the achievements of the students and hopeful that many
more students will qualify the national level examinations in coming years and
the existing students should take it as a challenge and work hard rest all sort
of support and training will be provided from the Foundation.
It is also worth mentioning that under the flagship program of ERDF if any
student can qualify Indian Civil Service examination a amount of Rs two lakhs
will be given to him/her for the achievement. Till date the achievers of UGC-NET
have got back the entire amount of course fees as it promised by the Chairman
ERD Foundation and Chancellor USTM Shri Mahbubul Hoque. The students of RIST
will also be given an amount of fifty thousand rupees for qualifying any
national level examination.
Dr R K Sarma, Pro-Vice Chancellor, USTM, Prof Amarjyoti Choudhury, CV Raman
Chair Professor, USTM, Prof Alaka Sarma, Dean, Students Welfare, Dr SC Das,
Dean, SOBS, USTM, Dr P.C Mahanta, Director, RIST along with higher officials of
both USTM and RIST, faculty members and students were present on the occasion.