Convocation 2023

Convocation 2023

The Nineteenth Convocation of the NIT-T

Friday, July 28, 2023 @ 10.15 AM

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The Convocation for the class of 2023 is scheduled to be held on 28th July 2023 at 10.15 am in BARN Hall.

The Director, Faculty, Staff and Students, take a great pleasure in cordially inviting you for the Convocation 2023.

Shri. Soumitra Bhattacharya, Former Managing Director Bosch Ltd. and Regional President Bosch Group in India has kindly consented to be the Chief Guest and deliver the Convocation Address.

Soumitra Bhattacharya has been associated with the Bosch Group for more than 28 years. A Chartered Accountant by profession, over the years he has handled roles as varied as Vice President, Commercial Functions for the Nashik and Jaipur plants of Bosch in India and also served as the General Manager of Robert Bosch GmbH’s Feuerbach Plant, the company’s largest diesel systems manufacturing facility and one of its oldest.

He was the Managing Director of Bosch Ltd., and Regional President for the Bosch Group in India and retired on 30th June 2023. His responsibilities included regional contribution to RB strategy and business development activities including cross-selling. He is also responsible for human resource, government relations and corporate social responsibility for the region.

He is married to Dr. (Mrs.) Chandana Bhattacharya and has two children.

Soumitra Bhattacharya’s career spans 39 years of professional experience in the Corporate World. He is a CA by profession from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and completed his Articleship from Price Waterhouse. Prior to Bosch Ltd., from 1984 to 1995 he served in various management positions at TATA Steel (IPITATA), INDAL (Indian Aluminium Company Ltd.,) and Titan Company Limited.

He has been leading as chair of the CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) National Committee on MNCs since 2020.  During his stints as Chairman (2013-2014) for the Karnataka State Council for CII in India and as Co-Chair (2017-2019) for Skills Committee-CII at the National Level and as a CII National Council Member, has been able to further share his passion for business excellence, building agile corporate environments, economics, and finance. Loves travelling and Social Service.

Career Stages in the Bosch Group

1995 -98

Deputy General Manager (Corporate Planning and Controlling)


General Manager at the Feuerbach Plant, Germany


General Manager Commercial functions at Bosch Ltd., for Nashik & Jaipur Plants in India & was also in-charge of Corporate Planning & Controlling for Bosch Ltd


Senior Vice President Finance and Administration, Robert Bosch Turkey (RBTR)


Senior Vice President – Finance and Administration, Commercial functions of Diesel Systems, Bosch Ltd.


CFO & Board Member of Bosch Ltd.

2017 – 2023

Managing Director, Bosch Ltd., and Regional President, Bosch Group in India

                        Retired on 30th June 23.  



  • Academic procession arrives at the Convocation Hall
  • Invocation
  • Declaration of opening of the Convocation by the Chairperson, Board of Governors
  • Welcome address and Report by the Director
  • Address by the Chairperson, Board of Governors
  • Convocation Address by the Chief Guest
  • Award of Degree certificates to graduands
  • Award of Medals and Certificates to the Graduates
  • Pledge by the New Graduates
  • Declaration of closing of the Convocation by the Chairperson, Board of Governors
  • National Anthem
  • Academic procession leaves the Convocation Hall

Graduands attending convocation are requested to plan their travel so as to be available in the convocation hall on 28th July 2023 at 9.45 A.M

Detailed instructions will be updated shortly

On Campus registration for Graduands(Mandatory)

Schedule for on campus registration

Venue Orion Building, NIT, Tiruchirappalli
Date and time 27.07.2023 ; 06.00 p.m. – 10.00 p.m (UG and PG and PhD)
1. 28.07.2023 ; 06.00 a.m. – 07.00 a.m (UG and all (UG/PG) medal winners only. Registration closes for UG and medal winners 7.00 a.m sharp)

2. 28.07.2023 ; 10.00 a.m. – 11.30 a.m (PG and PhD only)


List of Graduands



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*Clarification/ correction if any please contact:

UG (B.Tech./B.Arch.) : and cc to

PG (M.Tech., M.Arch., M.Sc., MCA, MBA and MA.) : and cc to

MS and Ph.D.: and cc to

Online Registration of graduands (mandatory for all eligible students):

Category I (UG-2015 batch onwards and PG-2016 batch onwards): B.Tech., B.Arch., M.Tech., M.Arch., M.C.A., M.B.A., M.Sc., M.A. graduands. Click Here to register  (use Mozilla Firefox)

Category II: M.S. (by Research) and Ph.D. graduands. Click Here to register 


Additional list of Graduands will be updated after the publication of pending results

Graduands are requested to regularly check for further updates in the Convocation 2023 web link