16th Convocation

16th Convocation:

The 16th Convocation of the Institute will be held on Saturday, 12th August, 2017 at Global Peace Auditorium, Brahmakumaris Shanti Sarovar, Gachibowli, Hyderabad. Shri. G. V. Prasad, CEO, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories will give the convocation address.

Live webcast starts from 2:00 PM on Saturday, 12th August, 2017

Live video


August 11, 2017 ( Before 12:00 noon )
Report at academic office and collect Angavastram
August 11, 2017 ( 4:00pm to 5:00pm ) Dress Rehearsal

(All the graduating students are informed to pay Rs. 1000/- per student and register their names on Friday, 11th August before 12.00 Noon at Academic Office. The students have to collect "Anga Vastram" and participate in the rehearsal at 4pm in SH-1 (top-floor, above SBH).  The dress code is compulsory for every student/person receiving any degree.)

August 12, 2017 12.00 Noon to 1:00PM Lunch at IIIT, Guest House
August 12, 2017 1:00PM to 1:30PM Proceed to convocation venue
August 12, 2017 2.00 PM to 3:30PM Convocation Ceremony
August 12, 2017 3:45 PM Distribution of certificates
August 12, 2017 5.30 PM End of Convocation Ceremony

Dress Code: 

The trend that has been set and this will continue. We are going to have the dress code that suits our ethos.
Following is the dress code for convocation 2017:

Men Kurtha Pyjama or Kurtha Dhoti.
Women Saree or Salwar Kameez
Color Off White / Pale Cream (Please avoid white colour)
Material Handloom Cotton / Silk (Mangalagiri cotton is what you can ask for in the shops)
Angavastram Different colour for each program (will be provided by the institute)



For any further queries please write to convocation@iiit.ac.in


Convocation 2016



Some vendors where you can get the cloth material:

1) Most of the Khadi Ashrams, Handloom houses

Cheneta Bhavan,
Room No. 2,
Nampally, Hyderabad
Phone: 040-24602847

Traditional Weaves & Crafts
1-86, Darga Hussain Shah Wali, Raidurg,
Toli Chowki to Gachibowli Road,
Safrani Memorial School Premises,
Hyderabad - 8
Phone: 040-23563792 / 23561576

4)Dastkar Andhra
95A Park Lane, Behind Siddamshetty Complex,
Secunderabad 500 003.
Phone: 040-27721735


6) Google Maps Directions from IIIT to Global Peace Auditorium, which is on the ISB road. Also, http://goo.gl/maps/fzmCL

For any further queries please write to convocation@iiit.ac.in



Page last updated on 12th August, 2017