UNIUYO Convocation Ceremony: The University of Uyo, UNIUYO 24th Convocation Ceremonies schedule of events for 2018 has been announced. The graduating students, parents, well-wishers and members of the public should take note.
UNIUYO Convocation Ceremony Schedule of Events
The Senate of the University of Uyo wishes to announce to all graduands, parents, guardians and the general public, that the 24th Convocation for the conferment of Honorary Degrees, Higher Degrees, First Degrees, and the award of Diplomas, Certificates and Prizes to her graduands will take place as follows:
1. Monday, October 29, 2018
Press Briefing/Conference at Council Chamber, Main Campus.
2. Thursday, November 01, 2018
Alumni Home-coming celebration at 2 p.m.
Alumni Dinner : Time: 6p.m.
3. Friday, November 02, 2018
(A) Convocation Lecture:
Topic: Creating World Class Universities for a Vibrant Nigerian Economy and Sustainable Democracy
Lecturer: Prof. Nimi Briggs (former Vice-Chancellor, University of Port Harcourt)
Venue:1000-SeaterCapacity TETFund Auditorium , (Main Campus)
Venue: 250-Seater Capacity TETFund Auditorium (Main Campus)
Time: 5 p.m
(C) Convocation Dinner
Venue: Multi-Purpose Hall (Main Campus)
Saturday, November 03, 2018:
(A) Commissioning of Projects
Time: 9 a.m.
(B) Conferment of Honorary Degrees, Postgraduate Degrees, First Degrees, Awards of Diplomas, Certificates and Presentation of Academic Prizes.
Venue: Convocation Arena, Main Campus
Time: 10.00 a.m. (Procession begins)
Eligible staff are please requested to participate in the following procession as applicable.
(C) Convocation Luncheon
Venue: Multipurpose Hall (Main Campus) immediately after the main event.
UNIUYO Fresh Graduates: See List of Graduands for Convocation Ceremony
UNIUYO Graduands List: The management of the University of Uyo (UNIUYO) have published the list of graduands for the 24th convocation. The 2018 Graduands are to confirm the spelling, the degree awarded and positioning of their names on the list before the final production. Correction should be forwarded to the email: email@example.com
UNIUYO Notice To Graduands on Fees Payment and Convocation Gowns
Graduands are expected to pay the following amounts as applicable to their categories for hiring of gowns, purchase of Order of Proceedings and scrolls:
1) First Degree, Diploma and Certificate Graduands are to pay a total sum of N9,000.00 (Nine Thousand Naira ) only.
2) Master’s Degree and Postgraduate Diploma Graduands are to pay a total sum of N10,500.00 (Ten Thousand, Five Hundred Naira ) only
3) Ph.D. graduands are to purchase their gowns at the cost of N60,000.00 (Sixty Thousand Naira) only, and in addition, pay the sum ofN2,000.00 (Two Thousand Naira) only, for Order of Proceedings and scroll.
INSTRUCTIONS TO GRADUANDS
- Each graduand should collect academic gown and invitation cards for his/her guest from Faculty Officers/Secretary, Postgraduate School.
- Graduands who are yet to pay the sum of N3,000.00 (Three Thousand Naira) only, Alumni Association fee are requested to do so
- The list of all graduands is available on the University website: www.uniuyo.edu.ng for confirmation.
MODE OF PAYMENT: All payments should be made online using uniuyo. edu.ng/eportals. Then select ebursaryCollect Link. Follow the instructions upon completion, then you will be redirected to make payment via remita platform.
RETURN OF ACADEMIC GOWNS
All hired academic gowns must be returned to the respective Faculty Officer or Secretary, Postgraduate School, not later than Monday, November 05, 2018. Graduands should obtain clearance notes from Faculty Officer/Secretary, Postgraduate School. Those who fail to comply with this directive would be required to pay the sum of N2,000.00(Two Thousand Naira) only as fine for each day of delay in returning the academic gown.
Arrangement has been made by the Office of the Director of Information and Public Relations for the accreditation of members of the press, Photographers and Video Cameramen not later than Wednesday, 31st October, 2018. Graduands should please note that only University accredited photographers and video cameramen will be admitted into the Convocation Arena
All members of staff of the University, the graduands, and the general public, parents/guardians are cordially invited to the 24th Convocation Ceremony.
For further enquiries, please call: 08165169726, 07010175407.
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