Koshys Institute of Health Sciences held its 17th Graduation ceremony at its campus recently. 111 graduates received their degree which included 02 M.Sc (N), 50 B.Sc (N), 59 GNM(N).
03 Students were awarded mementos for securing top ranks. 02 students received best clinical excellence award, 01 student was awarded Good Samaritan award, 02 students received the best outgoing award, 01 batch received the best batch 2020-2021 award. The mementos were also presented for various other Academic achievements. The graduation was held as per the safety norms and protocols as prescribed by the Government of Karnataka. The degrees were handed over to the students by Dr. Ramakrishna Reddy, Registrar, Evaluation at Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS, Bangalore), Prof. Somashekarayya Kalmath, Senate member, RGUHS, Bangalore. Dr. Santhosh Koshy, Chairman, Koshys Group of Institutions & Dr.Sereena Shaji, Dean, Koshys Group of Institutions.
Also present on the occasion were dignitaries including Dr. Prakash B Nayak, Academic Director, KIMS, Dr. Sara Kunnath, Academic Advisor, KIMS, Prof. Biji Joseph, Principal Bangalore Little Flower College of Nursing, under Koshys Group of Institutions, Bangalore, & Mr. Paul Anderson, CAO, Koshys Group of Institutions.
Dr. Ramakrishna Reddy, Registrar, Evaluation at RGUHS, Bangalore in his address congratulated the graduates on receiving the degrees and remarked, “the importance of Nursing in the society & in the world, insisted that the knowledge and skills, honed by this institute, could make a difference in their career. The recent initiatives taken for the welfare of the nursing students studying under RGUHS were explained in details to the students by the chief Guest.
Dr. Santhosh Koshy, Chairman, Koshys Group of Institutions, congratulated the graduates and explained the graduates the practical difficulties faced by a nurse during her career meaning “more responsibility with less authority “& also the blessings that each nurse receives from her clients. The encouraged & blessed each graduate to soar up their wings & fly to their heights in the professional career.
Speaking on the occasion, the Guest of Honour, Prof. Somashekarayya Kalmath, Senate member, RGUHS, congratulated the graduates and their parents for earning a degree in your chosen field and progress towards a successful future. He said that they have received the degree from the right educational institution. May the education that they received be reflected in the actions as they care for the needy in the society.
The graduation was dissolved after Pledge was taken by the successful graduates.