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Fountain University to graduate 307 Students



Fountain University in Osogbo, Osun State, to graduate 307 students at its ninth (9th) convocation ceremony schedule to hold tomorrow.

Fountain University to graduate 307 Students

This was revealed at a pre-convocation lecture headed by the, Vice Chancellor Prof. Amidu Sanni said that 29 out of the 307 graduating students would be awarded first class degrees.
In his words, he said: “Three hundred and seven students are graduating for the 2018/19 academic session: 29 (First Class), 115 (2nd Class Upper), 147 (2nd Class Lower) 16 (Third Class) and five Postgraduate students at Masters’ Level.

  • Vice Chancellor Prof. Amidu Sanni added that a new Chancellor, Alhaji Umaru Abdul Mutallab, will also be installed during the ceremony.
  • The Vice Chancellor stated that some of the 38 programmes approved by the school’s Senate last year would be taking off soon as the National University Commission (NUC) resource verification team is expected to visit in the next few months.
  • He further added that from the second semester of the 2019/2020 session, the school would be to departing from the conventional practice of pure academics. According to him, the school would incorporate skill development, entrepreneurial exposure (with attachment to Industrial Development Centre) and local art and craft workshops to its programme.
  • The school is also embarking on building projects and some international institutions have pledged to help with its college of medicine and teaching hospital projects, he added.
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