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UMT holds 15th annual convocation

Degrees are awarded to 590 graduates

LAHORE (staff report): University of Management and Technology (UMT) conferred undergraduate, graduate, MS/MPhil and PhD degrees upon 590 students during the varsity’s 15th annual convocation held here on Thursday.

Gold medals, special awards and cash prizes were also given away among the graduates for their excellent performance in exams, curricular and extracurricular activities. As per the details, 247 BS, 79 Masters, 263 MS/MPhil and 1 PhD degrees were distributed among the graduates while the number of total gold medals remained 33.

UMT Rector Dr Muhammad Aslam highlighted the key achievements and salient features of the work by presenting the annual report of the varsity. He said the UMT was moving in the right direction as per its vision, mission and objectives of contributing to sustainable human development.

Addressing the convocation, ILM Trust and UMT Chairman Dr Hasan Sohaib Murad congratulated the graduates, parents, and teachers for achieving one of the critical phases of their life. He said that the knowledge empowered us to unlock our potential and shape a positive future of the country by actively contributing to all sectors including the economy and social harmony. Dr Murad urged the students to continue the process of learning with passion and apply the gained knowledge for the betterment of humanity. Later on, he gave away degrees and gold medals among the graduates.

Renowned scientist Ansar Pervaiz who is the former chairman of the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission and former chairman of the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency also attended the event as the guest of honor. Speaking on the occasion, he urged the students to work hard with an aim to serve the country. He said Pakistan was rich in natural resources and we had to use willpower to put the country on the road to progress and development by utilising the resources.

UMT Director General Abid H K Shirwani, members of the UMT Board of Governors, deans, directors, the registrar and controller of examinations were also present on the occasion.

After the event, students, teachers, parents and guests chanted slogans of “Jeeway Jeeway Pakistan” to commemorate March 23 – the Pakistan Day – and to express unity.

Expressing their views, some of the graduates said that they were very excited to receive the degrees on the eve of March 23, as they would celebrate it with traditional zeal and enthusiasm.

Here is the list of medal winners:

Patron’s Medals

S. No.

School

Program

Student ID

Name

1

IAS

BS(AM)

14006001004

NUMRA MIR

2

ICCS

BS(H)EL

14002119002

MAH-E-NAO

3

SBE

BS(ECO)

14002029002

FATIMA JAMIL

4

SGS

BS(PA)

14002122002

MAHNOOR AMIN

Rector’s Medals

S. No.

School

Program

Student ID

Name

1

IAS

BS(AM)

14006001013

FAIZA MAHMOOD

2

ICCS

BS(H)EL

14002119001

SIDRA JABEEN

Rector’s Academic Excellence Award

S. No.

School

Program

Student ID

Name

1

SBE

MBA(E)

S2016021008

MUHAMMAD ZAHID

2

SBE

MBA(Ev)

F2016273007

SYED ARMAGHAN ALI

3

SBE

MBA(P)

F2016270011

IQRA SAEED

4

SBE

MBA(P)

F2016270012

MARIAM AHSAN

5

SPA

MCS

15032027002

HARIS NOOR

6

SPA

MICT

S2016161004

MUHAMMAD ADNAN SIDDIQUE

7

SSSH

MA(Eng)

S2016150002

HUMAIRA HASSAN

8

SSSH

MMC

S2016057002

SHAISTA SHARIF

Certificate of Excellence

S. No.

School

Program

Student ID

Name

1

SBE

MBA(Ev)

F2016273010

SYED WAJEEH HUSAIN

2

SBE

MBA(P)

15055032012

ZAINUB JAVED BUTT

3

SSS&H

MMC

S2016057014

SHEEZA MAJEED

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