President of India is on a visit to Goa and Telangana. The visit is scheduled to be on 25th and 26th April.
On reaching Goa on 25th, Mukherjee will first address the annual convocation in Goa University. Next, on 26th April, Pranab Mukherjee will address the inaugural function of Centenary Celebrations at Osmania University, Hyderabad. Further, on this day, he will also address the convocation of the English and Foreign Languages University in Gachibowli, Hyderabad.
About Goa University:
The university was established in the year 1984. The institution offers professional courses, general education courses, graduate courses and post-graduate courses, diplomas. The institution also offers the programmes for the students pursuing M.Phil and Ph.D degrees.
About Osmania University:
It is one of the former educational institutions in India. The university is celebrating its centenary celebrations on 26th, 27th and 28th April. For the same, President Pranab Mukherjee is being called as a Chief Guest on 26th April. As per the reports, the university was established in the year 1917. Then, it had 25 faculty members and 225 students and over a span of years, it now has over 10,000 students and 1,200 teaching members.