It is a milestone in the academic growth of an individual and also in the academic growth of an institution and it should be applauded and celebrated as such.
Ms Sangeetha V, a PhD scholar of Visvesvaraya Technological University supervised by Dr Swapna Kumar (Prof and Head, ECE Dept) has completed her work and defended her thesis on 15 June 2019. Ms Sangeetha is the first PhD scholar of Dr Swapna Kumar. She is also the first person to acquire a PhD degree under the guidance of a faculty member of Vidya. Incidentally, Ms Sangeetha had presented a paper in the International Conference EPSCICON-18 held in Vidya in the month of January 2018.
The Editorial Team of News & Events congratulates Dr Swapna Kumar for his unique achievement and also for taking Vidya to a higher level of academic accomplishment.