Uganda Christian University (UCU) has today held its 22nd graduation ceremony on 22nd October 2021, with 3,368 students graduating in different disciplines. The Guest of Honour is the First Lady and Minister for Education and Sports, Hon. Janet K. Museveni.
Females make up 1,711 and males 1,657, of the total graduating population. 95 students graduated with First Class Degrees, with the overall best student being Sore Moureen, who scored 4.78 CGPA. She pursued a Bachelor’s of Human Resource Management.
In accordance with the COVID-19 safety protocols, a total of 200 guests have attended the event physically, at the Main Campus in Mukono.
These 200 guests include staff, parents, and students, among others.
About 72 students have attended the ceremony at the main campus and the rest are following virtually on the University’s social media sites and UBC TV.
This is the second time UCU is holding virtual graduation, the first being in December 2020.
The students are excited by the fact that UCU has issued transcripts today giving them the opportunity to get employed on time.
Before the ceremony, the University held a service where students are prayed for and committed to the lord. It was led by the Archbishop of the Church of Uganda and Chancellor of Uganda Christian University, His Grace, The Most Rev. Dr Stephen Samuel Kaziimba Mugalu.
Over the past year, UCU has invested in equipment, the internet, trained all lecturers and students to embrace online learning because it is the way to go since the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak.
Well, from all of us at Campus Trend, we say congratulations to the Fresh Graduates.