It was a moment of joy and excitement at the Uganda Technology and Management University (UTAMU) as a total of 191 students received their master’s degrees, postgraduate diplomas, undergraduate degrees and diplomas in various disciplines.
The prestigious event was held at the Bugolobi based ‘five star hotel’ Silver Springs on Friday 30th September 2016.
Speaking at the event, the guest of honor Hon. John Chrysostom Muyingo who also doubles as the State minister for higher education congratulated the students upon the successful accomplishment of their courses since very many people have not gone the far they have moved.
Hon. Muyingo further lauded the University for the great work of empowering students with skills that will enable them become ‘job creators not Job seekers.’
The ceremony was conferred upon by the former Vice President of Kenya, Hon. Dr. Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka Kalonzo, the founding Chancellor of the University who impressively enlightened how the University is progressively moving to top.
“Within this shortest period of existence, UTAMU was recently ranked to be among the 10 top Universities in Uganda and here I have no doubt we are soon becoming number one because that where we need to be.” Said Dr. Kalonzo.
He further called upon the graduate students to embark on engaging in things that will bring a positive change in our communities.
The second UTAMU graduation was graced by different high profile personalities ranging for academicians, Politician.
Here are some of the photos.