SRM University, Sikkim feels proud to announce the successful completion of the Diploma for the first batch of Army Jawans for the Unit Run Promotional Cadre. The Award function was held at the Defence Auditorium on 24th December, 2016. SRM University, Sikkim and the Black Cat Division had signed an MOU for offering the diploma certificates to the Army Jawans on various skill based diploma Programs on 1st of July 2016.
496 jawans have successfully completed their diploma courses in the first phase (July 2016- December 2016). The function was preceded by the speeches given by the Vice Chancellor of the University, Dr. N. Sethuraman and the GOC, Black Cat Division, Maj. Gen. Tejvir Singh. Dr. Sethuraman addressed the gathering by congratulating all the diploma certificate holders who made up to this level despite their other commitments and responsibilities. He also said the University will be ever ready to help the army personnel in the field of education and look forward to more number of candidates getting their diplomas in coming phases of this project. Dr Sethuraman also encouraged all the jawans to pursue the higher degrees and make themselves more skilled and employable after their services in defence.