Chandigarh University also announced Dhyan Chand Sports Achievers Scholarship Scheme under which 200 seats would be reserved for the sports achievers at University in various programs and scholarship worth Rs 2 crores would be given to the deserving sports-persons which will include 100% academic fee waiver, hostel fee waiver, diet charges and free of cost coaching facility along with travelling allowances.
Chandigarh University sportspersons honoured with 180 medals
Acknowledging the achievements of Chandigarh University sportspersons, the Government of Punjab honored the 180 medal winners on the occasion of National Sports Day. Sports and Youth Welfare Minister, Punjab Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi during a state level felicitation ceremony also gave ‘Pride of India’ award to prominent sports personalities, Olympians and Sports Awardees who have won medals for the country.
Chandigarh University sports achievers included Men’s Rugby team who have won gold medal at All India Inter-University Rugby Championship at Odisha, Men & Women’s Tug-of-War team who have won Gold and Silver medals respectively at All India Inter-University Championship.
About Chandigarh University
CU is an autonomous educational institution approved by UGC and is located near Chandigarh in the state of Punjab. It offers more than 109 UG and PG programs in the field of engineering, management, pharmacy, law, architecture, journalism, animation, hotel management, commerce and others. It has been awarded as The University with Best Placements by WCRC.