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The 8th Convocation 

The 8th Convocation of BLDE (Deemed to be University) was held on Wednesday   26th August 2020. Due to COVID19 pandemic the convocation was held virtually.  The Chief Guest for the convocation was Prof. Nanduri R Prabhakar Harold Hines Jr. Professor of Medicine University of Chicago Illinois, USA. The chief guest joined convocation online. In this convocation for the first time in the history of BLDE (Deemed to be University) two doctoral degrees and one distinguished chair professor award were conferred. Prof. Nanduri R Prabhakar was conferred the degree of Doctor of science (Honoris causa) for his eminent work in the field of science and Shri C M Ramesh was conferred the degree of Doctor of literature (Honoris causa) for his eminent work in the field of social science.  Professor K K Das was honoured with distinguished chair professor award. Two scientist awards were given in this convocation. Senior scientist award was given to Dr.Lata Mullur for her research contribution in the field of physiology and young scientist award was given to Dr.Aruna Biradar for her research contribution in the field of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Prof. Nanduri R Prabhakar in his convocational address stated that learning is an endless process; which does not end after completion of studies or graduation. He urged the students not to deny healthcare to anyone and not to discriminate patients on the basis of payment. He also made a point that getting a degree in Medical discipline should not become a hindrance to contribute to advancement of science.

Prof. Nanduri R Prabhakar enlightened the gathering with his research on 1) How CO and H2S contribute to O2 sensing; 2) Consequences of O2 sensing in health; and 3) Genetic and epigenetic influence on O2 sensing.

In this 8th Virtual convocation following number of students were confirmed the degrees in various disciplines Ph.D. 12, Fellowship programs 02, PG Degree 61, PG Diploma 11, MBBS 127 and BSc MIT 13. Seventeen gold medals and three cash prizes were awarded to the outstanding students in various specialities.

The 7th Convocation 

The 7th Convocation of BLDE (Deemed to be University) was held on Tuesday the 1st October 2019 and the Chief Guest was Dr.Vishwa Mohan Katoch NASI-ICMR Chair on Public Health Research at Rajasthan University of Health Sciences (RUHS), Jaipur and President, JIPMER, Pondicherry.

This year a total of 193 students and scholars graduated, 01 M.Ch (Urology), 09 Ph.D., 02 Fellowship programs (1 FESS 1 FPD) , 62 PG Degree, 12 PG Diploma, 107 MBBS candidates awarded. In which 126 received the certificates in-person and rest were in-absentia. There were 18 gold medals awarded. In Which Dr.Shraddha Kalyani received five gold medals, Nithya Reddy Nelvoy and Kasturi Sai Abhishek Datta received three gold medals each

The 6th Convocation 

The 6th  Convocation of BLDE(Deemed to be  University)  was  held on Thursday   the 25th  October 2018 and the Chief guest was Padmashri .Dr.Kamini A Rao, Founder and medical Director of Milann Chairperson of the international institute for training & research in reproductive health,  Bangalore, in the auditorium, second floor, Library building.

This year a total of 213 students and scholars graduated 01 M.Ch (Urology), 04 Ph.D, 01 FESS, 64  PG Degree, 14 PG Diploma, 126 UG candidates,3 HTTC awarded in which 93 received the degree certificates in-person and rest were in-absentia. There were 16 gold medals awarded. In Which Dr. Livingston Sharon Wilson received four gold medals.

The 5th Convocation 

The 5th Convocation of BLDE University was  held on Sunday  the 26th  November 2017 and the Chief guest was Padmashri Dr. C .N Manjunath Director and Chief of Cardiology  Shri Jayadeva Institute of  Cardiovascular Sciences & Research Centre, Bengaluru, in the auditorium, second floor, Library building. Dr. Manjunath said,Today 50% of deaths India are due to life style linked diseases he said that continuous learning and updating of knowledge is very important in the medical profession he stressed on the need for sensitization organ donation.

This year a total of 184 students and scholars graduated, 01 M.Ch (Urology), 02 Ph.D, 01 FDP(Fellowship in paediatric Dermatology) 52 PG Degree, 11 PG Diploma, 117 UG candidates  awarded in which 93 received the degree certificates in-person and rest were in-absentia. There were 16 gold medals awarded. In Which Dr.Parmita Choudhury received five gold medals.

The 4th Convocation of BLDE (Deemed to be University)

The 4th Convocation of BLDE University was held on 26th October 2016  and the chief guest was Padmabhushan Dr.D. Nageshwar Reddy, MD,DM, Chairman & Chief of Gastroenterology, Asian Institute of Gastroenterology, Hyderabad, in the auditorium,   Library building.

This year a total of 257 students and scholars graduated, 04 Ph.D, 02 M.Ch(Urology), 57 PG Degree, 14 PG Diploma, 03 HTTC, 01 Fellow ship in Functional Endoscopic and Sinus Surgery(FESS) & 176 UG  candidates have received their degree certificates.

The 3rd Convocation of BLDE (Deemed to be University)

The 3rd Convocation of BLDE University was held on 29th June 2015 and the chief guest was Hon’ble Shri Justice  Shivaraj Patil, Former Judge of Supreme Court of India & Former Acting Chairperson of Human Rights Commission, in the auditorium, second floor, Library building. 16 gold medals, This year a total of 240 students and scholars graduated, 02  Ph.D, 01 M.Ch(Urology), 75 PG Degree, 24 PG Diploma, 03 MSC Medical Course, 02 Fellow ship in Functional Endoscopic and Sinus Surgery(FESS) & 133 UG candidates have received their degree certificates.

The special Convocation of BLDE (Deemed to be University)

The special Convocation of BLDE University was held on Friday the 1st August 2014 in the Academic Council  Hall,  first floor University building. Total of 15 UG candidates have received the degree certificates. The Special convocation was scheduled for the benefit of the students who were going abroad.

The 2nd Convocation of BLDE (Deemed to be University)

The 2nd  Convocation of BLDE University was held on Saturday the 22nd March 2014 and the chief guest was Dr. P. Satishchandra. Director/ Vice Chancellor, NIMHANS, Bengaluru, in the auditorium, second floor, Library building. This year a total of 115 students and scholars graduated, 28 PG Degree,14 PG Diploma  & 73 UG candidates have received their degree certificates.

The 1 st Convocation of BLDE (Deemed to be University)

 The 1st Convocation of BLDE University was held on Monday the 17th December 2012 and the chief guest was Padmabhushana Dr. Deviprasad Shetty. Chairman, Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bengaluru, in the auditorium,second floor, Library building. This year a total of 89 students and scholars graduated, 01 Fellowship program , 48 PG Degree, 36  PG Diploma, 04 Diploma medical illustration have received their degree certificates