The University community, general public, parents, guardians and in particular the 2016/2017 graduating students are hereby informed that the 2016/2017 Academic Session Convocation Ceremonies have been scheduled as follows:
Wednesday, 2nd May, 2018
Event:- Pre-Convocation Press Conference
Address by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS
Time:- 10.00 a.m.
Venue:- Senate Chamber, 2nd Floor, Senate House, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos
Tuesday, 8th May, 2018
Event A: Opening of Exhibition
Venue:- Senate Building Car Park
Time:- 12.00 noon.
Event B: Investiture of the Vice-Chancellor
Investiture of Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS as the 12th Vice Chancellor of the University
Guest Lecturer:- His Excellency Akinwunmi Ambode
Executive Governor of Lagos State
Lecture Title:- INCLUSION: The Path to a New Nation
Chairman:- Professor Anya O. Anya, FAS, NNOM, OFR
Venue:- J. F. Ade-Ajayi Auditorium
Time:- 1.00 p.m
Event C: Chancellor’s Reception
Time:- 7.00 p.m.
Venue:- Chancellor’s Lodge, University of Lagos, Main Campus, Akoka, Lagos
CONVOCATION DAY ONE
Date:- Wednesday, 9th May, 2018
Event A:- Congregation for the Award of First Degrees, Diplomas, Certificates and the Announcement of Prize winners for graduating students of Faculties of:
Education 9.00 a.m
Social Sciences Morning session
Environmental Sciences 1.00 p.m
Science Afternoon session
Venue:- J. F. Ade-Ajayi Auditorium, University of Lagos, Main Campus, Akoka, Lagos
Event B:- Unilag Alumni Association Edutainment
Time:- 6.00 p.m.
Venue:- Open Field Sports Centre, University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos.
CONVOCATION DAY TWO
Date:- Thursday, 10th May, 2018
Event A:- Congregation for the Award of First Degrees, Diplomas, Certificates and the announcement of Prize winners for graduating students of Faculties & Institute:
Law 9.00 a.m.
Basic Medical Sciences
Dental Sciences 1.00 p.m
Distance Learning Institute (DLI)
Venue:- J. F. Ade-Ajayi Auditorium, University of Lagos, Akoka
Event B:- Alumni Reception
Time:- 6.00 p.m.
Venue:- Tolu Odugbemi Hall, University of Lagos, Akoka
CONVOCATION DAY THREE
Date:- Friday, 11th May, 2018
Event A:- Congregation for the Award of Higher Degrees of the School of Postgraduate Studies, as well as Best Researcher Award and Conferment of the title of Distinguished Professors & Emeritus Professors.
Venue:- J. F. Ade-Ajayi Auditorium
Time:- 10.00 a.m. prompt
Event B:- Luncheon with the Doyen
Venue:- Senate Lounge, 1st floor, Senate House, University of Lagos
Time:- 3.00 p.m. prompt
Event B:- Convocation Play
Time: – 6.00 p.m.
Venue:- J. F. Ade-Ajayi Auditorium, University of Lagos
Title:- Akinwumi Isola’s Efunsetan Aniwura, directed by, Dr. Lekan Balogun
Payment procedure for ALL graduating students for the collection of Complete Academic Outfit (Gown, Hood & Cap), Certificate Folder and Convocation Brochure.
|Academic Outfit||First Degree
|Masters Degree, PGD, M.Phil
|Convocation fees payable either in attendance or not||N 10,000.00||N 15,000.00||N/A|
|Hiring of Academic Outfit||N 5,000.00||N 5,000.00||N/A|
|Refundable fees on Hired Academic Outfit||N 2,500.00||N 2,500.00||N/A|
|Outright Purchase of Academic Outfit||N 15,000.00||N 20,000.00||N 40,000.00|
Academic outfit should be returned on or before Friday, 16th, March, 2018. All graduants are expected to collect their certificates within three months after convocation. Failure to collect will attract a demurrage of N50 per day.
Academic outfit will be available at the College, School of Postgraduate Studies, Faculties, and the Distance Learning Institute.
Procedure for payment
|Graduating Students are to pay for academic outfit, brochures and certificates by accessing the University website (www.unilag.edu.ng), complete the form under Unilag payment portal (student category).
Thereafter, students are to proceed to any bank of their choice with the RRR generated, for payment as appropriate. Copies of bank teller and payment advice bearing bank confirmation should be taken to the Faculty for gown collection.
|University of Lagos
Alumni Registration Fee to be paid into UNILAG Alumni Association:
United Bank for Africa (UBA) A/C: 1000034082
WEMA Bank Plc A/C: 0121188199
ECOBANK Plc A/C: 1962000847
ACCESS Bank Plc A/C: 0043655942
GTBANK Plc A/C: 0019787148
First Degree (N2,000.00); Postgraduate (N2,500.00)
INVITATION CARDS FOR GRADUATING STUDENTS
Each graduating student is entitled to two invitation cards. The invitation cards and a complete set of academic outfit, made up of gown, hood, cap and scroll, would be available for collection on presentation of receipt/teller for payment at the College/School/Faculty/Institute as appropriate. Convocation Brochure and Academic outfit are to be collected at the various locations earlier mentioned. Graduants should attend the convocation at the time allotted to them.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS on behalf of the entire University community congratulates all graduating students. Please be assured that certificates would be ready for collection immediately after each ceremony upon the presentation of ALL necessary clearance.
Wishing you all blissful ceremonies.
Dr. (Mrs.) Taiwo F. Ipaye, FNIM
Registrar & Secretary to Council
2016/2017 Convocation Ceremonies Programme at a glance: