7 First Class as FUKashere Graduates 309 Students
A total of 309 students received their degree certificates during the second Convocation ceremony of the Federal University Kashere (FUK) held on Saturday 8th April, 2017.
Speaking at the ceremony, the Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof. Alhassan Gani, said seven of the graduates bagged First Class degrees.
In a further break down of the 2015/2016 academic session graduation results, the VC said 114 graduands made Second Class Upper while 144 got Second Class Lower and 43 in Third Class category. One person however made an ordinary Pass.
Gani said the university offered employment to the seven first class students, among them was a female from the department of Mathematics, who was the best overall.
“In keeping with our tradition of giving automatic employment to our first class graduates, let me assure the 7 first class graduates of employment after completing their National Youth Service Corp (NYSC)”, he said.
He said the 309 graduates came from three faculties. The Faculty of Agriculture which commenced a five year academic programme in 2013 will graduate its students this year.
In his reaction, the Visitor of the University, President Muhammadu Buhari, who was represented by a Director at the National University Commission (NUC), Dr. Rukayyatu Abdulkarim, urged the graduands to apply the knowledge acquired for their future success.
He commended the Gombe State for handing over the Agricultural Institute to the university.