The 2nd part of the 33rd Convocation of the University of Jaffna was held yesterday at the Kailasapathy Hall of the University of Jaffna. The Convocations which was held in 7 sessions were presided by Chancellor of the University Prof. S. Pathmanathan, 1,706 persons were awarded their degrees.
1223 Internal Graduates in Arts, Medicine,Science, Engineering and Post Graduate studies, 43 Diploma recipients, were awarded their degrees. The Degrees of 440 External Graduates of the Open and distant Education Centres of the university of Jaffna were confirmed. No of graduates awarded their degrees in each category are as follows:
|MEd||170( Vavuniya Campus).|
|Health Management Qualification Certificate||07|
|MA _ (Saiva Sithantha)||21|
|Post Graduate Studies Qualification Certificate in Management||04|
|Bsc Special Applied Science||08|
|B Fine ArtsCArnatic/Dance/Art||146|
|Qualification Certificate –|
|Human Resource Management||13|
Several people including Professors, students, parents, relatives, all religious dignitaries and Politicians participated in the event.
It is notable that 31 Engineering Graduates passed out for the first time from the University of Jaffna, this year.