Kanpur: Two students of IIT Kanpur were awarded the prestigious Goldman Sachs global leader award this year in recognition of their academic merit.
According to a press announcement by India’s leading institute on technology, the award winners, Varun Jain and Subhonmesh Bose, are students of second year B Tech. Prof Prawal Sinha, Dean of Students Affairs felicitated the two students last night.
In all there have been 29 awards in different categories which have been bagged by students across the world this year.
The Goldman Sachs foundation presents the awards to promote outstanding young leaders for the new century. This is the second year of inception of awards in India, the release added.