Convocation Day, one of the most important day in students’ life, marks the culmination of their academic life. GLS University after becoming a private university, hosted its maiden Convocation Ceremony on 10th November, 2017 in its campus. It was a proud and memorable day for GLS University to host its first Convocation Ceremony to confer the degrees upon its students. The ceremonious event marked the august presence of the luminaries like Dr. Adam Fenech, Director, Climate Research Unit, University of Prince Edward Island as the chief guest of the eventand Dr Malay Mahadevia, Director, Human Resources and Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone Ltd., the special guest. The ceremony was hosted by the President, Shri SudhirbhaiNanavati whose remarkable captainship has sailed the ship of GLS. The students of the first batch of the GLS University from MBA, B.Ed., PGDM, PGDCA, PGDMA, M.Sc. (IT) and M.Com courses were given the degrees on completion of their academic pursuit.The ceremony witnessed the gathering of more than 500 students who were accompanied by their parents. The graduates and their parents were enthralled by the traditions that GLS carries. The degrees and medals were imparted to students for their excellent academic, co-curricular and extra-curricular performance during the tenure of their academic pursuit by the dignitaries present in the ceremony. Many of the students were overwhelmed on receiving the fruit of their endless academic efforts in the form of degree certificate and blessings from the dignitaries. In all, the day was marked as a memorable event for noting the emotionally and academically strong ties between the graduating students and the university.