PhD Online Public Defence 2020

MLCU conducted a two-day PhD Online Public Defence on the 30th and 31st July, 2020 where 7 candidates successfully presented their dissertations virtually in the presence of the members of the Doctoral Committee, examiners, supervisors administrators,  faculty members along with over 200 participants who witnessed the proceedings online.

The following are the successful research scholars along with their thesis titles and supervisors:

  1. Ms. M.S. Dawngliani: A Machine Learning Algorithmic Modelling Approach to Predict the Survivability of Breast Cancer Patients Using Mizoram Medical Data, supervised by Prof. N. Chandrasekaran
  2. Ms. Minorita Lyngdoh: Monitoring and Analyzing Students Academic Performance using Social Networking Sites as a Teaching-Learning Tool for Undergraduate Students supervised by Prof. Glenn C. Kharkongor
  3. Ms. Alino Sumi: Traditional Ecological Knowledge of the Sumi Tribe of Nagaland in Weather Prediction for Agriculture supervised by Dr. Subashish DasGupta
  4. Ms. Melodynia Marpna: Dietary Patterns of Tribal Under-Five year old Children with Moderate Acute Malnutrition, and Associated Social Factors in Umling Block, RiBhoi District, Meghalaya supervised by Prof. Glenn C. Kharkongor
  5. Ms. Colleen Sonia Pariat: A Study on the Commonest Gene Mutations Associated with Rifampicin and Isoniazid Resistant Tuberculosis in East Khasi Hills District Meghalaya supervised by Dr. Sundeep Chaitanya
  6. Ms. Lalropuii: Intergenerational Transmission of Trauma: Resilience and Vulnerabilities of Families in Mizoram supervised by Prof. Tony Sam George
  7. Mr. Julian Oscar Dhar: Career Planning and Career Development Programmes in Higher Educational Institutions in East Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya supervised by Dr. Maribon Viray

Mission Statement

To contribute to the sustainable development of Meghalaya and Northeast India, by providing knowledge, skills and values that will enable our students to become global citizens while upholding gender, ethnic and religious equity for all, conserving its bio-cultural heritage, and  by recognizing its Christian legacy and commitment .

Student's Pledge

We the incoming/outgoing students of the Martin Luther Christian University vow to always uphold the principles of Honesty, Sustainability, Tolerance and Respect, Quality, Perseverance, Humility, Teamwork, Leadership, Accountability and Recognition as upheld to us in the University. This pledge we make freely, fully understanding that these values will make us good humans and role models.

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