Desh Bhagat University School of Education Director, Dr. Surjeet Patheja has been honoured with National Jewel Award and Indian Award for Excellence in Education and Social Service by Ex-Governor of Sikkim and former Agriculture Minister Choudhry Randhir Singh for her contribution in the fields of education and social service. Dr. Patheja was honoured with a Memento, Certificate of Excellence and with a Gold Medal during a seminar on the theme 'Economic Growth and National Unity'. This seminar was organised by Friendship Forum of India in New Delhi.It's worth mentioning that Dr. Patheja is actively contributing in the field of Education and she is also working for social causes. While congratulating Dr. Patheja, Desh Bhagat University Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh and Pro Chancellor Tejinder Kaur said that she is performing her duty excellently and also serving the needy people. University Pro Vice-Chancellor Dr. Shalini Gupta also felicitated her on this achievement.