University Day 2020

The second University Day of Chinmaya Vishwavidyapeeth will be celebrated on its foundation day, 16th January from 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM. This year, Ambassador Rajiv Bhatia and Smt. Kumkum Bhatia have consented to be Chief Guests for the occasion to be held at the Kochi Campus.

Ambassador Rajiv Bhatia is a Distinguished Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies Programme at Gateway House. He is Chair of FICCI’s Task Force on Blue Economy and Core Group of Experts on BIMSTEC. During his 37 year stint in the Indian Foreign Service (IFS), he has served as Ambassador to Myanmar and Mexico and as High Commissioner to Kenya, South Africa and Lesotho. A prolific columnist, he regularly delivers lectures on foreign policy issues in India and abroad and has authored two books.

Smt. Kumkum Bhatia is the Editor of Tapovan Prasad, the international magazine of the Chinmaya Mission. She is also a member of the executive committee of Chinmaya Mission, New Delhi and Chinmaya Vidyalaya, New Delhi.

Programme includes:

  • University Report
  • Felicitation of high achievers
  • Speeches by Chief Guests
    • India in a Changing World: A Diplomatic Perspective by Ambassador Rajiv Bhatia
    • The Joy of Learning by Smt. Kumkum Bhatia
  • Benedictory Address by Swami Sharadananda
  • Cultural Programme by students of CVV

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