UNILAG 51st Convocation Ceremony Programme of Events 2019

University of Lagos (UNILAG) 51st Convocation Ceremonies Programme of Events Schedule for the Award of First Degrees, Diplomas, Certificates and Prizes to Graduating Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students for 2018/2019 Academic Session.

The University community, general public, parents, guardians and in particular the 2017/2018 graduating students are hereby informed that the 2018/2019 Academic Session Convocation Ceremonies have been scheduled as follows

Date: Wednesday 30th June - Friday 9th July, 2021.

The University community, general public, parents, guardians and, in particular, the 2018/2019 graduating students, are hereby informed that the 2019 Convocation Ceremonies have been scheduled as follows:

UNILAG 51st Convocation Ceremony Programme of Events 2019

Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
Event Pre-Convocation Press Conference and Launching of the UNILAG Anthem
Time: 10.00 a.m.
Venue: Senate Chamber, 2nd Floor, Senate House, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos

Thursday 1st July, 2021
Event: Rrehearsal for Hooding Ceremonies
Venue: School of Post Graduate Studies, various faculties, and the Distance Learning Institute (DLI).

Friday, 2nd July, 2021 – Special Jumat Service
Time: – 1.00 p.m.
Venue: – University of Lagos Central Mosque.

Sunday, 4th July, 2021 – Thanksgiving Service
Time: – 10.00 a.m.
Venue: – Chapel Of Christ Our Light, University Of Lagos

Monday, 5th July, 2021
Event A: Opening of Exhibition and Commissioning of Projects
Venue:Senate Car Park, Opposite J. F. Ade. Ajayi Auditorium
Time: – 10.00 a.m.
Event B: Convocation Lecture
Guest Lecturer: –
Lecture Title:  
Chairman:
Venue: – J. F. Ade. Ajayi Auditorium
Time: – 12.00 noon.
Event C: Chancellor’s Reception           
Time: – 7.00 p.m.
Venue: – Chancellor’s Lodge, University of Lagos, Main Campus, Akoka, Lagos

CONVOCATION DAY ONE
Date: Tuesday, 6th July, 2021
Event A:
( Morning Session )
Congregation for the Award of First Degrees, Diplomas, Certificates and Prizes to Graduating students of the Faculties of:
Education and Social sciences      
Time: 9:00a.m. – 11:00a.m.  
Venue: J.F. Ade.Ajayi Auditorium
 (Afternoon Session)
Arts, Environmental Sciences  and Science
Time: 1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m.
Venue: J.F. Ade.Ajayi Auditorium
 
CONVOCATION DAY TWO
Date: Wednesday, 7th July, 2021
Event A:
(Morning Session)
Congregation for the Award of First Degrees, Diplomas,  Certificates and Prizes to Graduating students of the Faculties & Institute of:
Engineering, Law and Management Sciences
Time: 9:00a.m. – 11:00a.m.
Venue: J.F. Ade.Ajayi Auditorium
(Afternoon Session)
Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Dental Sciences, Pharmacy, and Distance Learning Institute (DLI)
Venue: J.F. Ade.Ajayi Auditorium
Event B:
Alumni Reception
Time: 6.00 p.m.
Venue: Tolu Odugbemi Hall, University of Lagos, Akoka.

Event B:
Congregation for the Award of Postgraduate Diploma, Master Degrees, Ph.D. Degrees and Best Ph.D. Award of the School of Postgraduate Studies, Conferment of Distinguished Professorship, Emeritus Professorship and Honorary Doctorate Degrees.
Time: 9.00 a.m.
Venue: J. F. Ade. Ajayi Auditorium
Event B: Convocation Play
Time:    6.00 p.m.
Title:

LONG SERVICE AWARD AND LUNCHEON WITH THE DOYEN
Date: –      Friday, 9th July, 2021
Time: –     10.00 a.m.
Venue: –   Jelili Adebisi Omotola Hall, University of Lagos.
Chairman: Professor Oyewusi Ibidapo-Obe, OFR, FAS, FAEng

INVITATION CARDS FOR GRADUATING STUDENTS
Each graduating student is entitled to two invitation cards. The invitation cards and a complete set of the academic outfit made up of gown, hood, cap and scroll, would be available for collection on presentation of receipt/teller for payment at the College/School/Faculty/Institute as appropriate.

Convocation Brochure and Academic outfit are to be collected at the various locations earlier mentioned. Graduants should attend the convocation at the time allotted to them.

N.B: Graduating Students are expected to complete their registration seven (7) days to the convocation ceremonies, indicate their interest to attend and comply with car park instructions.

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS on behalf of the entire University community congratulates all graduating students. Please be assured that certificates would be ready for collection immediately after each ceremony upon the presentation of ALL necessary clearance.

All graduands concerned are required to sign and receive their Academic Gowns/Hoods from. Read on