UoN marks 62nd graduation as 8,428 graduate

Graduands in celebration during UoN 62nd graduation ceremony on 20th December, 2019.

The University of Nairobi (UoN) held its 62nd graduation on 20th December, 2019.

The graduation ceremony was led by the Chancellor Dr. Vijoo Rattansi.

Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof. Isaac Mbeche presented a total of 8,428 graduands,  one graduand for a higher Doctorate degree, 56 for Doctor of Philosophy degree, 27 for Fellowships awards, 2,130 for Masters degree, 5,413 for Bachelors degree, and 54 for Postgraduate Diplomas.

Prof. Mbeche congratulated the graduands for a job well done. 

“We are proud of you.  We extend our appreciation to the people who made it possible for you to complete your studies.  Your lecturers and the stakeholders whose contribution through provision of scholarships, mentorships and internships opportunities has enabled the University to continue producing market ready graduates,” Prof. Mbeche said.

He expressed confidence that the graduates will be quickly absorbed in the job market, saying latest research had indicated that graduates from UoN are the most preferred by employers.