University of Skövde student receives The Global Swede award


The annual Global Swede Ceremony was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Stockholm at 12 of May this year. And as tradition a group of visiting scholars were nominated for having distinguished themselves in areas related to innovation and entrepreneurship and for having chosen Sweden as their destination for higher studies. University of Skövde Master’s student Manju Gayathry Ganesh, who is studying Molecular Biology, was one of the outstanding students who received a diploma.

Manju is a student from India, enrolled in the Master’s Programme in Molecular Biology at the University of Skövde. Manju has passed all her courses so far, and is a motivated and ambitious student. She is a good ambassador for our Univer- sity and has a winning personality, which makes her appreciated among her fellow students as well as among teachers.

The special recognition is a joint initiative between the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and the Swedish Institute, and is a way of encouraging these students to act as ambassadors and to promote a positive image of Sweden, wherever their endeavors may take them in the future.

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