Bhubaneswar : Odisha’s noted educationist and newly elected Rajya Sabha Member Dr Achyuta Samanta was today conferred with another honorary doctorate.
He received the honorary doctorate from Nanhua University in Taiwan for his extraordinary contribution in the field of education.
Samanta was conferred with the doctorate at a special function organized by Nanhua University, which was ranked 92nd worldwide and 6th in Taiwan in the 2017 Green Metric World University Ranking.
“I am proud and privileged of being conferred with the honorary doctorate degree from Nanhua University, Taiwan. I am thankful to them for recognizing my contribution in the field of education and social service”, said Dr Samanta.
Earlier, he had received the honorary doctorate from Berhampur University on the occasion of the 22nd Convocation ceremony of the varsity on February 6 this year.
Dr Samanta has so far received honorary doctorate from more than 36 universities of national and international repute for his contribution in the field of education and social service.