Institute of Objective Studies felicitates Jamiaâ€™s Vice-Chancellor
The Institute of Objective Studies (IOS), New Delhi felicitated Prof. Talat Ahmad, Vice-Chancellor, Jamia Millia Islamia among others on May 9, 2015 at the India Islamic Culture Centre.
Prof. Ahmad, in his address, expressed his gratitude to the IOS for having felicitated him and placing him in the company of such revered scholars like Padmashri Prof. N.R. Madhava Menon, Chancellor, Guru Ghasidas Central University, Chattisgarh and Prof. Faizan Mustafa, Vice-Chancellor, NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad.
Prof. Ahmad told the audience that his contribution as a researcher in the field of Earth Sciences may be of some use but he regards the passing on of that research to his students as even more useful. In other words, he has always regarded his role as a teacher and now as a leader of an institution like Jamia Millia Islamia very seriously and of great value and worth. Prof. Ahmadâ€™s words were very inspiring for all who were present there. The Honâ€™ble Justice Madan B Lokur, Judge, Supreme Court of India, who was the Chief Guest on this occasion, expressed his delight at being given the opportunity to felicitate and honour Prof. Talat Ahmad and praised him for taking Jamia Millia Islamia to new heights of success. He added that he has high hopes from Prof. Ahmad, that under his leadership Jamia Millia Islamia will soon cross even greater frontiers of academic and social excellence.