Pantnagar.28 November, 2011.
Vice-Chancellor of Pantnagar University, Dr. B.S. Bisht, was awarded with Academic Excellence Award 2011 for his outstanding contribution to education. The award was received by Dr. Bisht in 19th Dewang Mehta Business School Awards ceremony at Mumbai on 26 November, 2011. This glittering ceremony was attended by several top dignitaries of technology and management institutes of the country. The function was held at Hotel Taj Lands End, Mumbai.
The Award was presented by Hindustan Unilever Ltd., and Canon Hexaware Technologies for outstanding contribution, talent and leadership role in education in the country. Earlier in the beginning of the year, Amity University, Noida had also awarded Dr. Bisht for leadership and multi faculty excellence in education, research and extension.
Dr. Bisht dedicated this award to the students, staff and all the associated farmers of the University. Deans of different colleges of the University, all the faculty and staff have expressed their happiness on this award.
(Source: G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar)