University Of Ibadan, UI convocation ceremony: 117 Bagged First Class as University of Ibadan Graduates 5,598 Students.
On Monday, 14th November, 2016, A total of 5,598 students received their first degree certificates during the Convocation ceremony of the University of Ibadan (UI) which took place on the campus.
While speaking during the event, the Vice Chancellor Professor Idowu Olayinka, said that 117 of the total number of graduating made First Class Honours.
According to Prof. Olayinka, 13 out of the 117 First class graduants, were from the Faculty of Arts; 25 from the Faculty of Science, while one each emerged from the Faculties of Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences and Public Health.
Thirteen graduated with First Class Honours from the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, 12 from the Social Sciences, eight from the Faculty of Education, 17 from the Faculty of Technology and 2 from the Faculty of
He further said that 1,407 graduants came out with Second Class Honours (Upper Division) while 3,020 made Second Class Honors (Lower Division). Another 666 made Third Class Honors and 74 others got Passes with 314 in the Unclassified Degree category.
He congratulated the graduating students and wished them well in all their future endeavors.