Victoria University will hold its second graduation ceremony on April 7th, 2017 at Kabira Country Club from 7am to 12:30pm, the Jinja Road based University announced in an official press statement. The university however didn’t say how many students will graduate.
The university explained that during the ceremony graduates including local and international students from the four faculties of Health Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Technology and Business and Management will be honoured.
At this occasion the graduates will receive their awards before the university council, University’s promoters, senate, parents, invited guests and staff of the university. The event will be attended by dignitaries including ambassadors, Chief Executive Officers, top businessmen among others.
The day’s highlight shall include the launch of the Alumni association plus awarding of the top student. It will be presided over by the Chancellor Dr. Martin Aliker a distinguished speaker and trained surgeon.
Dr Aliker is a businessman, entrepreneur , community leader, a senior adviser to the President of Uganda and has served on a number of boards for nearly Forty Ugandan companies in different capacities. This year’s graduation theme is “Academic Victory for Social-Economic Transformation”.
As one of the top universities in Uganda, Victoria University stands out as a pivot of academic excellence in the heart of the city offering fresh and an intellectually thriving environment that nurtures critical and progressive thinkers thus pushing the pedagogical boundaries.
The University offers a wide range of programmes that are tailor-made for the market. It fosters and encourages innovation and creativity through research under 4 faculties of Health Sciences, Business and Management, Science and Technology, Humanities and Social Sciences.