CIVIL

Convocation

The convocation is a formal meeting of the senate where various Degree, Diplomas etceteras are awarded to recipients on the basis of the results of individual candidates, as accepted and approved by the Syndicate.

There is no proper definitions of the expression convocation in the legal dictionary which deals mainly with the expression convocation’ in the context of convocation of clergy of Centerbury or York giving an indication as to what expression ‘convocation’ conveys. According to the. Shorter Oxford dictionary (3rd Ed.) one of the meanings of convocation is the action of calling. But popularly known, of which judicial notice can be taken, convocation of a University is public action when the University admits its student and proclaims to the world that a student has either passed the particular examination or has been admitted to several degrees at which he is conferred a degree at the convocation.

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