Convocation Address: The Viable University

Convocation Address: The Viable University

Volume 3 Issue 1 ()

Are there any basic conditions that have to be met if the university is to be viable as an institution for the pursuit of science and scholarship? This is a difficult and contentious subject on which those who occupy positions of authority and dignity rarely speak on ceremonial occasions such as a university convocation. Since I occupy no such position, I shall take the liberty of addressing this question plainly and candidly…

Cite as: André Béteille, Convocation Address: The Viable University, 3 NUJS L. Rev. 5 (2010)