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Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

Philosopher, 1st Vice President of India, 2nd President of India


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Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan was an Indian academic, professor, philosopher, and politician who served as the first Vice President of India and the second President of India .One of India's most distinguished twentieth-century scholars of comparative religion and philosophy, after completing his education at Madras Christian College in 1909, he became Assistant Professor and later Professor of Philosophy at Madras Presidency College then subsequently Professor of Philosophy at the University of Mysore ; the King George V Chair of Mental and Moral Science at the University of Calcutta and Spalding Professor of Eastern Religion and Ethics at University of Oxford by which he became the first Indian to hold a professorial chair at the University of Oxford. He also served as a Lecturer at Manchester College, Oxford in 1926, 1929, and 1930. In 1930 he was appointed Haskell lecturer in Comparative Religion at the University of Chicago.

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Delhi University

Central university located in New Delhi

Madras Christian College

Liberal arts and sciences college in Chennai, India

University of Calcutta

Public state university in Kolkata, West Bengal

University of Mysore

Indian university located in Karnataka

University of Madras

Public university in India

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#4285 World Rank
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