The 7th Convocation of University of Education, was held on January 15, 2020 at Faisalabad Campus. Overall, 12,316 graduates including 05 PhD and 631 MPhil students were awarded degrees whereas 158 students were honored with gold, bronze and silver medals. The convocation was presided over by the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha (Sitar e Imtiaz). The Vice Chancellor wholeheartedly congratulated the graduates, parents and teachers.
While addressing the audience on the auspicious occasion, the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha optimistically conveyed his hope, “the graduates will grow to be gifted scholars, business administrators, scientists, leaders, and nation-builders of our beloved homeland, Pakistan”. He also uttered his admiration for academia as “they infuse the spirit of innovation, challenge, self-exploration and above all community welfare in their pupils”.
The VC said that “University of Education, Lahore has produced hundreds of thousands of skillful and proficient educationists and officers. UoE has accomplished elevated standards of success through innovation, creativity and forward-looking strategies”. “University of Education has a respectable place among the large public sector universities of Pakistan with a maximum number of sub-campuses, catering the educational needs of people all over the Punjab, with an estimated enrollment of 26,000 students, he added.
In the end, the Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha extended his gratitude to the guests for their gracious presence at UoE Convocation 2020. The Registrar Dr Manzoom Akhtar, directors, principals, students, parents, media personnel, intellectual personalities and civil society representatives attended the ceremony.