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          Honours & Recognition                                                                                                     Awards to Dr Jagdish Gandhi                         Awards to Dr Bharti Gandhi

                                                                                                                                    6 Honorary Doctorate Degrees awarded to
                                                                                                                                    Dr Jagdish Gandhi

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                                                                                                                                                                                       Dr (Mrs) Bharti Gandhi was conferred the ‘Lifetime Achievement
                                                                                                                                                                                       Award’ for her commendable contribution in education at a glittering
                                                                                                                                                                                       ceremony held at the House of Commons of the British Parliament, UK.

                                                                                                                                    Dr Jagdish Gandhi receiving an Honorary Doctorate in Law by the
                                                                                                                                    University of Concepcion del Uruguay, Republic of Argentina, August
                                                                                                                                    2012. He has also been awarded honorary doctorates by Universities
                                                                                                                                    in Russia (2009), Argentina (University of Mendoza, 2012), Peru
                                                                                                                                    (2014), Mongolia (2015), and United Kingdom (2021).
                     UNESCO Prize for            GUINNESS               United Nations Department of Public
                     Peace Education            World Record         Information accords NGO status to CMS Society
                                                                                                                                    · Dr Jagdish Gandhi  has also been awarded the High
                                                                                                                                      Commendation for his Outstanding contribution to the   ‘Janpriya Vyaktitwa Samman’   Bhartiya Nari Samman 2014
          CMS ranked amongst top 3 Most                       CMS Gomti Nagar 1 has been declared                                     (education) industry at the Global PIEoneer Awards UK.
                                                                                                                                      (3 September 2021)
          Respected Education Brands in India                 the Best School in UP                                                 · Fr. George Hess Excellence Award to Dr Jagdish Gandhi for
          by Education World                                                                                                          his ‘outstanding contribution to the cause of education,
                                                                                                                                      human enrichment and world peace’. (27 November 2018)
                                                                                                                                    · Yash Bharti Award – the highest award to a civilian by the
                                                                                                                                      Government of Uttar Pradesh (March 2014).
                                                                                                                                    · 2011 Gusi Peace Prize in recognition of Dr Jagdish Gandhi’s
                                                                                                                                      outstanding efforts for his significant contribution to world
                                                                                                                                      peace through education.                         ‘Aadhi Abadi Women                ‘Kirti Shree Award’
                                                                                                                                    · The Key to the City of Georgetown, USA 2002, was   Achievers Award’       by Lucknow Women’s Association
                                                                                                                                      awarded to Dr Jagdish Gandhi by the Mayor of
                                                                                                                                      Georgetown, Mr Everrete Varney, on behalf of all its
                                                                                                                                      citizens for being a ‘true visionary’ in the field of education.
                                                              CMS Gomti Nagar Campus has been declared the Best School in UP        · The Derozio Award 2000 to Dr Jagdish Gandhi by India’s
                                                              and NO.1 CO-ED Day School in Lucknow by Education World Magazine        premier Board for education, the Council for the Indian
                                                              for 10 years in a row.                                                  School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi.
          CMS was ranked among India’s top 3 Most Respected Education                                                               · Pioneer on Quality Education by H.E. Cassam Uteem,
          Brands by premier education magazine, Education World.
                                                                                                                                      President of Mauritius while awarding Quality Pioneer
                                                                                                                                      Award honoured Mr Jagdish Gandhi.
          Honorary Doctorate in Social Sciences                                                                                     · Global Friend of World's Children title by the World’s
          by Queen’s University, UK                                                                                                   Children’s Prize for the Rights of the Child, Sweden.  Mr Rajnath Singh (Home Minister)   Rani Laxmibai Bravery Award
                                                                                                                                    · Nuclear–Free Future Award for its mission on behalf of   presenting the Devi Award Award
                                                                                                                                                                                       for unparalleled contributions to
                                                                                                                                      world's children to make the future nuclear-free.  education and women’s empowerment.
                                                                                                                                    · Friend of Young Physicists by the Institute of Physics, Polish
                                                                                                                                      Academy of Sciences, Warsaw for contributing and
                                                                                                                                      promoting interest in physics education among students.
                                                                                                                                    · UP Ratan Award by the All Indian Conference of
                                                                                                                                      Intellectuals (U.P. Chapter) for ‘excellent services in the
                                                                                                                                      field of Quality Education and in furtherance of the cause
                                                                                                                                      of Humanism, Nationalism and Peace’.
                                                              CMS was honoured with the ‘Computer Excellence Award’ (1st Prize)     · Haji Waris Ali Shah Award by the Fankar Society was
                                                              by the Govt. of India’s Department of Information Technology,           conferred on Dr Gandhi.
          Dr Jagdish Gandhi for his distinguished service to education was   Ministry of Communications and Information Technology in 2003,   · Excellence Award 2003 by Council of Global Education              Dr (Mrs) Bharti Gandhi
          awarded Honorary Doctorate in Social Science Honoris Causa by   2004, 2005 and 2008 with cash prizes amounting to ` 16,00,000   USA, for Excellence in Academics.    honoured Dr Bharti
          Queen’s University Belfast, UK by the Chancellor and former US                                                            · Life Link Campaign Award by life link campaign for youth   Gandhi with the ‘Visionary of Uttar   conferred the ‘Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Warrior’ award which was
          Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton on September 24, 2021. Prof Nita           For detailed                                 caring and sharing Peace Actions.                 Pradesh’ Award which was presented   presented by Dr Dinesh Sharma,
          Gandhi, Professor at the University of Cambridge, received the award                                                                                                          by Deputy Chief Ministers of UP, Dr   Deputy Chief Minister, UP
                                                                                                                                                                                        Dinesh Sharma and Shri Keshav Prasad
          on her father's behalf as he could not attend the ceremony in person.            honours,                                   Find more details at:
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