ITS Dental College hosted its annual convocation for the first batch of Master of Dental Surgery (MDS) and second batch of Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) on 23rd April’16, Saturday.
The chief guest of the event was Salma Ansari, spouse of vice president of India, Hamid Ansari and the guest of honour was Prof A K Agarwal, former Dean, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi. Chairman, ITS- The Education Group, Dr R P Chadha and Vice Chairmen, Mr Sohil Chadha and Mr Arpit Chadha also attended the programme.
A total number of 105 BDS students and 26 MDS students were given out degrees on this occasion.
Salma Ansari mentioned the importance of doctors in the lives of common people. She appreciated the institution’s work for the poor and needy people. She also said, "Graduation is just a phrase; whereas people graduate daily by learning new things in our life". Ansari emphasized that the education received by all the graduating students should be used for welfare of the society and growth of the nation.
College principal Dr Puneet Ahuja said, “the education provided to the students should be used not just to earn money but to serve needy people with dedication and commitment”. He pointed out the attributes of a good doctor and encouraged all students to pave their path of success honestly.
The convocation ended on an inspiring and positive note.