Graduates 78 First Class as Students.
No fewer than 14,715 students will receive their first degree certificate during the 31st convocation ceremony of University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) scheduled to hold on Saturday, 25th March, 2017.
In his convocation news briefing, the Vice-Chancellor of the University, Professor Ndowa Lale, said that 78 of the graduating students finished in the First Class Division.
He said that 1,109 of the graduands would receive Post-Graduate Diploma certificates.
According to him, 2,223 candidates will receive Masters Degree and 331 students will be conferred with Doctorate degree.
The Vice-Chancellor said that the 14,715 graduating students from 10 Faculties were drawn from 2014 to 2016 academic sessions.
The faculties include Faculty of Science, Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Management Sciences and Faculty of Social Sciences.
Others are School of Science Laboratory Technology, Faculty of Engineering, and College of Health Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture and Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences. (NAN)