Speaking at the pre-convocation media briefing yesterday in Malete, the Vice chancellor of the university, Prof Abdulrasheed Na’Allah, said that thirty two of the graduands bagged First class degrees.
In a further report of the results, Na’Allah said that 496 graduates bagged Second class upper while 376 graduates had Second class lower with a further 64 graduates awarded Third class degrees.
He explained that high number of First Class graduates was occasioned by quality academic learning and environment, saying that some HND graduates who pursued university degrees were among the graduates.
The vice chancellor, who said that the university had become the first institution to be accredited and approved to award degree in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering by the National University Commission (NUC), said that the accreditation would lead to further development and growth in the country.
He added that the convocation lecture would be delivered by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja I, on Friday.