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New VC Joins USTM

 GUWAHATI, April 8 Prof PK Abdul Azis, formerly Vice-Chancellor of two prestigious universities has joined the University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya as its new Vice Chancellor.

A distinguished scientist and administrator of repute, he served as the Vice Chancellor of the Aligarh Muslim University from 2007-2012. He was instrumental in establishing campus of AMU in Kerala and West Bengal.

Earlier, he was the Vice-chancellor of Cochin University of Science & Technology, during 2004 to 2007.

He received the Mother Teresa Lifetime Achievement and International Award from Mother Teresa International Award Committee, Kolkata for contribution to the field of Higher Education.

His work in the field of Desalination has been recognised internationally.

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