Best Master’s Thesis Award

  1. Purpose
    • To encourage high-quality academic research done at the Masters level
  2. Selection method – Application by student
    • The application should be submitted by the students through the Guide and the Head of the Department.
    • The deadline for nominations is September 15th every year.
  3. Eligibility for application
    • M.E./M.Tech, M.Sc. (Engg), M.Sc. (Science), M.Pharm, MDS theses completed in the academic year 2021-2022.
    • The thesis evaluation should be completed at the time of application. A provisional degree will also be considered.
  4. Application
    • The student will apply for an award with a description of the project work in the application form available at
    • The application form should accompany a copy of the degree certificate endorsed by the Guide or Head of the Department.
    • Nominations should be sent to
  5. Selection Procedure
    • 1st level: Initial shortlisting will be done by the Selection Committee of SBAOI.
    • 2nd level: Presentation by the shortlisted candidates to the selection committee
    • 3rd level: Selection Committee will recommend the Applicant for conferment of the Award. Note: The decision of the award committee is final.

6. Conferring the award
• Award will be conferred during the Annual SBAOI meeting.
• Honor includes a Certificate and a Complimentary Registration to attend the SBAOI Conference.
• The Awardee will be offered a Complimentary Membership in SBAOI.