New Delhi: 27 June :- President Ram Nath Kovind will attend as the Chief Guest at the 64th Convocation of IIT Kharagpur. This convocation will be on July 20. In a statement on Wednesday, it was informed that on this occasion, the Institute Director Partha Pratim Chkrvarti will award degrees to 2,400 students of MBA, BTech, BAARC, BTech-MTech, MTech, Medical Science and Technology Post Graduate Courses.
Essential preparations have begun with the convocation of the IIT Kharagpur Tagore Open Air Theater (TOAT).
Established in year 1951, IIT Kharagpur is the oldest and largest IIT. Now its regular and other students are more than 12,000 and there are about 700 departments.