Shah Rukh Khan to be conferred honorary doctorate by Hyderabad-based varsity
Author: Desk December 26, 2016
Hyderabad: Bollywood superstar SRK is slated to be conferred with honorary doctorate by the city-based Maulana Azad National Urdu University on December 27.
Prez Pranab Mukherjee would be the chief guest at the sixth convocation of the university where nearly 48,000 students will be awarded degrees.
Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Governor ESL Narasimhan would be the guest of honour at the event to be presided over by the varsity’s Chancellor, Zafar Younus Sareshwala.
Telangana Dy CM Mohammad Mahmood Ali will be the other guest of honour.The university was established here in 1998.
About 2,885 graduates and postgraduates and 276 M.Phil and PhD scholars from various disciplines in regular courses will be awarded the degrees. 44,235 graduates and post graduates under the distance mode of learning would also be given degrees in absentia, the release added.