The University of Lagos (UNILAG), Ak oka, would confer degrees, diplomas, certificates and postgraduate degrees on 12, 217 graduands at the 52nd convocation for the 2019/2020 academic session
The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, who disclosed this at the pre-convocation briefing, yesterday, said 238 students obtained first class in different courses.
He said the Faculty of Engineering led with 63 First Class while 36 students from the faculties of Pharmacy, Basic Medical Sciences and Clinicals graduated with Distinctions.
Elizabeth Ekeoseye of the Faculty of Science, Department of Zoology (Environmental Toxicology and Conservation Option) emerged the overall best graduating student for the 2019/2020 academic session with a 4.95 CGPA.
She was followed by Oluwaseyi Atanranshe of Faculty of Management Sciences, Department of Accounting who graduated with 4.92 CGPA.
Ogundipe said in the postgraduate category, the overall best Ph.D award went to Joy Umudu, who obtained her degree in Mathematics (Pure), while the best Ph.D Thesis in Humanities went to Osa Ehiorobo, who obtained his Ph.D in Management.