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The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Benard Eronmonsele Aigbokhan, JP, on behalf of the Board of Trustees, Governing Council, Senate, Management and Staff of Samuel Adegboyega University University, Ogwa, Edo State, heartily invites the general public to the 3rd Convocation Ceremony of the institution, for the award of First Degrees, Diplomas, Honorary Degrees and Presentation of Prizes.


Programme of Events

      Event Day 1    Sunday, 12th November, 2017

Thanksgiving Service

Time: 10:00 am

Venue: University Chapel of Restoration


      Event Day 2     Monday, 13th November, 2017

Press Briefing by the Vice-Chancellor

Venue: Ogwa, Edo State


      Event Day 3     Tuesday, 14th November, 2017

             Novelty Match

Time: 10:00am

Venue: SAU Football Field


Convocation Play/Drama

Time: 4:00pm

Venue: Pastor John Aluko Babatope Hall


       Event Day 4     Wednesday, 15th November, 2017                         

    Convocation Lecture

            Venue: Pastor John Aluko Babatope Hall

Guest Lecturer: Professor Michael Faborode, former Vice-Chancellor, O.A.U, Ile-Ife, Osun State & Secretary General, Committee of Vice-Chancellors

Lecture Topic: The Burden of National Development: Wither Nigerian Universities?

Time: 3:00pm


       Event Day 5    Thursday, 16th November, 2017

Congregation for the Award of First Degrees, Diplomas, Honorary Degrees and Presentation of Prizes

Time: 10:00am

Venue: Pastor John Aluko Babatope Hall

Chancellor’s Luncheon

Time: 1:00pm

Venue: University Cafeteria


Information specially for graduating students: Collection of Convocation Gown and Certificate

Every Graduating student is to pay the sum of Seventy-five thousand naira (75,000.00), only, for the Certificate as well as, rentage for the Convocation Gown. A refund of five thousand naira (5,000.00), only will be made to the graduating student upon return of such gown. Convocation Gowns will be available for collection from 2:00pm on Tuesday, 14th November, 2017. All graduating Students are expected to return the gown upon use not later than Friday, November 17, 2017, after the ceremony.

Certificates will be given to the 2017 graduates, immediately after the Ceremony on 16th November, 2017.


Bamidele Olotu, JP

Registrar & Secretary to Council

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