A total of 6,900 students will receive their first degree certificates during the 49th convocation ceremony of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) scheduled to hold today.
In his pre-convocation press briefing, the Vice-Chancellor of UNILAG, Prof. Rahamon Bello, stated that a total of 231 students bagged First Class degrees.
Speaking further, Bello said that 1,705 of the students would be passing out in Second Class Upper division with 2,972 students in the Second Class lower division.
He said 1,372 others will be graduating in the Third Class division. Also 103 students will graduate with ordinary pass degrees, while 517 others will have degrees or diplomas that are not classified.
According to him, 5,420 postgraduate students will receive their Masters Degree certificates in various fields during the convocation,
He also said that 95 others would be conferred with the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) degrees in various disciplines.
Mr. Bello said the university produced two female students, who came top in the first class category with “perfect scores” Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 5.00 point in the 2015/2016 academic session.