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Prof. Surinder S. Jodhka, Centre for Studies in Social Systems, School of Social Sciences, JNU received the Amartya Sen Award Instituted by ICSSR, New Delhi, for exceptional contribution to agrarian studies.

Prof. Gopal Narayan Guru, Centre for Political Studies, School of Social Sciences, has been chosen for the Malcolm Adiseshiah Award for Distinguished Contribution to Development Studies for 2013-14.

• Arya Pradeshik Pratinidhi Sabha and D.A.V. College Managing Committee, New Delhi have honored Prof. Shashiprabha Kumar with a Commendation Certificate (Manapatra) and an award of Rupees Thirty One Thousand only, for significant contribution to "Vedic Research and Propagation of Vedic Values".

Mr. Mohammad Ahmad Abdullah, M.A (Arabic) in the Centre for Arabic & African Studies, School of Language, Literature & Culture Studies, was awarded the President of India Gold Medal for the General Proficiency for the year 2012.


The Centre for English Studies (CES) at Jawaharlal Nehru University has done it once again. The department has been adjudged as one of the top 100 English departments in the world by the QS World University Rankings 2013 released recently.


The Pusa Horticulture Show, 2013

The Horticulture Branch participated in Pusa Horticulture Show. The Pusa Horticulture Show, 2013 was organized by the Delhi Agri-Horticultural Society, Division of Floriculture and Landscaping, Indian Agriculture research Institute (IARI) in the lawns of Genetics Division, IARI, New Delhi. This Competition was open to all exhibitors (Government or Non-Government Agency/ Institutions/ Private Organisations/ Embassies/ Hotels/ Clubs/ Nurseries/ Individuals) from all over Delhi and New Delhi. The Garden in front of Administration Block, Garden of Vice Chancellor's Lodge, Garden in front of Centre for the Study of Law and Governance, Garden of Aravali Guest House, Garden in front of Mahi-Mandavi Hostel, Garden in front of Dean of Students Welfare Office, Koyna Hostel WF-01 Private Garden and Garden at 160-UK, were inspected/ visited in the last week of February 2013 by a Judging Committee from IARI (Pusa). The Horticulture Wing was awarded the following Prizes at above Show, March, 2013-

  1. D.A.H.S. Challenge Cup – for the Best Medium Private Garden in Delhi and New Delhi in a Government allotted Accommodation – To Vice Chancellor's Lodge
  2. D.A.H.S. Challenge Cup – for the Best Mini Garden Attached to Institutions, Embassies, Hotels and Clubs in Delhi and New Delhi – To Aravali Guest House
  3. D.A.H.S. Challenge Cup – for the Best Small Public Garden in Delhi and New Delhi - To Centre for the Study of Law and Governance
  4. D.A.H.S. Challenge Cup – for the Best Medium Garden Attached to Institutions, Embassies, Hotels and Clubs in Delhi and New Delhi – To Dean of Students Garden

The Horticulture Officer said that "the prizes are result of consistent effort of all the Malis under continued supervision of Horticulture Office, duly encouraged by Officers of Engineering Department. The sustained support of higher officers of the University was also very vital in the above fruitful effort."
Prizes won by Private Gardens of JNU Campus

  1. D.B.H.S. Challenge Cup – for the Best Small Private Garden in Delhi and New Delhi in a Government allotted Accommodation – To 160 – Uttarakhand
  2. D.A.H.S Challenge Cup – for the Best Mini Private Garden in Delhi and New Delhi in a Government allotted Accommodation – To WF-1, Koyna Hostel.

 
             

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