400 get degrees at AKU convocation
Karachi:More than 400 graduates celebrated their success at the Aga Khan University’s convocation ceremony on Saturday.
It marked the graduation of the University’s 15,000th student and 10,000th woman student.
In his convocation message on the 35th anniversary of the University’s founding, AKU Chancellor His Highness the Aga Khan spoke of the institution’s long-standing tradition of educating students who drive change and make a difference in people’s lives.
This year, 441 students received degrees in different disciplines including nursing, midwifery, medicine and education. This included 228 graduates from the School of Nursing and Midwifery, 160 from the Medical College, 44 from the Institute of Educational Development and 9 from the Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations.