17th Convocation

17th Convocation:

The 17th Convocation of the Institute will be held on Saturday, 11th August, 2018 at Global Peace Auditorium, Brahmakumaris Shanti Sarovar, Gachibowli, Hyderabad. Mr.Kris Gopalakrishnan, Executive Vice-Chairman of Infosys will give the convocation address.

Live webcast starts from 2:00 PM on Saturday, 11th August, 2018




August 10, 2018 ( Before 12:00 noon ) Report at academic office and collect Angavastram
August 10, 2018 ( 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, 10th 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 11, 2018 12.00 Noon to 1:00PM Lunch at Brahmakumaris Shanti Sarovar Dining Hall
August 11, 2018 1:00PM to 1:30PM Proceed to convocation venue
August 11, 2018 2.00 PM to 3:30PM Convocation Ceremony
August 11, 2018 3:45 PM Distribution of certificates
August 11, 2018 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 2018:

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)


Convocation 2016  Convocation 2016

Some vendors where you can get the stitched Kurtha Pyjama:

1) Most of the Khadi Ashrams, Handloom Houses.

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

3) TSCO Handloom House,
Metro Estate, Abids,
Phone : 040-24754480

Traditional Weaves & Crafts
1-86, Darga Hussain Shah Wali, Raidurg,
Toli Chowki to Gachibowli Road,
Safrani Memorial School Premises,Hyderabad - 8
Phone: 040-32588542/ 32588543
Email : dominichassan@yahoo.co.in

5)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 August, 2018