Shri Ashwani Soni, Director (Projects), EIL has been conferred with the IIT-BHU Alumni Excellence Award for 2016-17 for his outstanding contribution to hydrocarbon industry and unparalleled professionalism. The award was bestowed upon him, at a glittering function held in New Delhi. The occasion assumes much greater significance in view of the fact that this esteemed institute is celebrating its 100th glorious year of existence and a culture of imparting education of the finest quality, selflessly, for a century now.
Recognizing significant contributions by IIT BHU alumni in their respective professions, the Association of IIT¿BHU Alumni, New Delhi honours Significant Contributors every year. The selection process is elaborate and executed through a competent jury comprising of 35 members, drawn from IIT BHU alumni and eminent personalities from the industry.