A moment of pride for Ansal University – The First Convocation organized on March 5, 2016 at its campus. Sh. Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Union Minister of State Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge), & Parliamentary Affairs was the Chief Guest and delivered the Convocation Address. He spoke on the critical role of education in increasing employability and the need for skill enhancement amongst the graduating students. He also spoke of the various initiatives that the Government of India is taking for skill development across the country. Sh. Sushil Ansal, Chancellor, Ansal University and Chairman-Ansal API, presided over the Convocation function. In his address, Mr. Ansal highlighted the various accolades that the University has won since its inception in 2012 and how the various Schools of the University have grown over the last three years. Prof. Raj S. Dhankar, Vice-Chancellor, Ansal University, shared the progress of the University. As an Institution, Ansal University is a young one, but it has a legacy in the area of higher education since more than 25 years with Sushant School of Art and Architecture as the leading private institute in architecture in the country. Prof. Dhankar shared the vision and growth path of the Institution. He also administered the pledge to the graduands. In an endeavour to promote a good quality of life that all countrymen deserve, the Ansal University graduates at the convocation ceremony pledged to act with integrity at all times, uphold and promote the unity, integrity and secular ideals of the country and utilize knowledge in the service of the country in its march towards a just, inclusive, and sustainable society. A total of 179 students were awarded the degrees at both under-graduate and post-graduate level in management, law, design, engineering and hotel management. The meritorious students from each programme were given the gold medals for their exemplary academic performance.