Role Model For Other Universities In The Country
New Delhi (PIB-GR-TYP-BIN): The Vice President of India, Mr. M. Hamid Ansari has congratulated the University of Delhi on its 94th Foundation Day, on May 2.
The Vice President said that since its foundation in 1922, with 750 students from three colleges, it has grown into one of the largest universities in India and the University has maintained a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research and has become a role model for other universities in the country. He also said that the academic distinction of the University has attracted the most eminent scholars and the most talented students.
The Vice President said that as one of the premier institutions of the country, the University of Delhi has to play its role of a neutral assembler of talent; that of an unmatched idea factory where the passion, creativity and idealism of young minds can be applied to meeting the transitional needs of our society, polity and economy.