Bhubaneswar, Sept 12 (LocalWire): Eminent educationist and philanthropist Dr Achyuta Samanta, founder of KIIT and KISS has been conferred with the prestigious honorary doctorate by the National Chin-Yi University of Technology (NCUT), Taiwan today.
At a special convocation ceremony, the president of NCUT, Prof Wen-Yuan Chen bestowed the award to Dr Samanta for his outstanding contributions in the fields of education and social work.
NCUT was founded in 1971 by Chang Ming to cultivate young talents in engineering and management.
It is based on the motto of selfless service.
Dr Samanta expressed his heartfelt thanks to Prof Chen and International department Dean-cum-Professor C Yan Huang for recognizing his relentless social service and contribution to education for the last thirty years.