Roll Of Honours

Sir Rajen Mookerjee

(June 23,1854 - May 15,1936)

1909 Received the insignia of C I E
1910 Presided over an Economic Conference at Allahabad
1911 Became the Sheriff of Calcutta in which capacity he was invited to the Coronation Durbar at Delhi where he was made a KCIE
1916 A Member of the Industrial Commission for survey of India's potential wealth
A Member of the Committee to study the feasibility of Technical Education in Bengal.
1921 A Member of the Transport & Railway Committee
President of the Eighth Session of the Indian Science Congress
Inaugural President of the Institute of Engineers
Chairman of the governing body of the Bengal Engineering College ,Shibpur.
1922 Chairman of the Engineering Committee for the proposed construction of a fixed cantiliver Bridge over the Hoogly.
Received the Honour of KCVO for his firm Martin & Co's role in the construction of the Victoria Memorial Hall
1923 President of the Bengal Retrenchment Committee
1924 A Member of the All India Retrenchment Committee
Elected President of the Royal Asiatic Society of Bengal
A Fellow of the Senate of Calcutta University for over twenty years
Dean of the Faculty of Engineering ,Calcutta University
Governor of the Imperial Bank of India
1924-25 A distinguished member of the Indian Coal Committee
1925-26 A Member of the Royal Commission of Indian Currency and Finance
1931 The Doctorate of Science (Engineering ) by Calcutta University
Honorary life member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers of England
1934 Civic Reception by the Corporation of Calcutta on his 80th birthday.
A Patron of Calcutta Orphanage, of The Society for the Improvement of Backward Classes of India, of the Boy Scout Movement in Bengal
The Founding President of the Bengal Olympic Assosiciation , Calcutta Club.