The Vice Chancellor of the University Of Port Harcourt on behalf of the senate, staff and the entire university community hereby invites the general public to the 31st Convocation Ceremony scheduled to commence from Friday March 17th, 2017- Saturday March 25th, 2017.
- Time: 10am
- Venue School Premises
Programme Of Events
- Friday, March 17 -1.00pm -Jumat Service
- Sunday, March 19 -9.00am Venue: Sunday Worship Our Saviour's Chapel (Interdenominational), University Park
- Monday, March 20 -9.00am Venue: Press Briefing by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. N.E.S. Lale Council Chambers, Senate Building, University Park .
- Tuesday, March 21 -10:00am 6:00pm Venue: Tree Planting Ceremony by the Best Graduating Student Drama Performance: Odum Egege by Miesoinuma Minimah The Crab, Delta Park
- Wednesday, March 22 -12:00am 6:00pm - Class Day Activities in the College and Faculties Vice-Chancellor's Dinner with First Class Graduands and Graduands with Distinction from the College of Health Sciences and the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences Vice-Chancellor's Lodge, Delta Park
- Thursday, March 23 10:00am- 6pm-Research Fair Donald Ekong Library Complex, University Park Convocation -Lecture Topic: The Mandate of Higher Education Institutions and Global Expectations Lecturer: Prof. Jonas Redwood-Sawyerr, CRSL, Former Vice-Chancellor, University of Sierra Leone and Chairman Board of West African Examinations Council (WAEC), (2009-2012) Ebitimi Banigo Auditorium, University Park Drama Performance: Throes of Leadership by Prof. Julie Okoh The Crab, Delta Park
- Friday, March 24 9:00am-6pm- Award of Certificates, First Degree and Prizes Graduands and Guests are seated Academic Procession Convocation Arena, University Park Chancellor's Dinner/Award Night Award to Distinguished Alumni and Staff of the University UniPort Concert Chorus Sports Arena, University Park
- Saturday, March 25-9am-2pm- Conferment of Higher Degrees Graduands and Guests are seated Academic Procession Convocation Arena, University Park Entertainment of Guests Sports Arena, University Park