President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom is to be conferred an Honorary Doctorate of Literature, Honoris Causa by the Lovely Professional University of India.
The University decided to confer the award in appreciation of the continuous efforts by the President to protect the Islamic faith and nationalism of the country and to acknowledge the transformational changes being brought to the country during his tenure while increasing opportunities for the youth, and citizens, by bringing positive change.
The Lovely Professional University was established in 2005. Each year the University produces 30,000 graduates and conducts more than 200 programs. The university is accredited by the Indian University Grants Commission (UGC), International Association of Universities (IAU) and Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).
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