More than 2200 students were today awarded degrees and certificates at a colourful 26th graduation ceremony at the Islamic University In Uganda (IUIU) Mbale campus.
The chief guest at the function was Edward Kiwanuka Ssekandi, the Vice President.
Ssekandi implored the candidates to acquire additional skills if they are to get ahead in the job market.
Statistical summary of graduations 2017/2018 academic year
Postgraduate (master’s ) 162
Postgraduates (Diplomas) 62
Certificate programmes 115
Undergraduate (Diplomas) 380
Undergraduate ( Degrees ) 1527
Grand Total is 2248