The University of Jos on Saturday graduated 11,431 students comprising 74 first-class, three distinctions (Pharmacy) and 97 Doctors of Philosophy (PhDs).
Sabastian Maimako, the Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the university, gave the figures at the university’s 31st and 32nd combined convocation in Jos.
“The total comprises 3, 385 undergraduate graduands for 2016/2017 session, 3,638 for undergraduates for 2017/2018 session and 2260 graduands from affiliated institutions.
“Also 1,703 graduated with postgraduate degrees and diplomas among which 97 earned PhDs”.
The VC said the distinctive feature of the convocation was the conferment of honorary doctorate degrees on some distinguished personalities.
He said that two of the personalities, Peter Okebukola and Attia Nasreddin, had made…