CONVOCATION EVENTS

UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, IBADAN, NIGERIA

70TH FOUNDATION DAY ANNIVERSARY & 2018 CONVOCATION CEREMONIES

CONVOCATION EVENTS

Date

Event

Venue

Time

1

Tuesday

6/11/18

a. 1st UI/FirstBank Career Fair

(Sponsored by First Bank of Nigeria Limited)

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan

8.00am

2

Wednesday, 7/11/2018

The University of Ibadan Research and Development Fair (UI-TOWN CONNECT, 2018)

Opening Ceremony and Paper Presentations

Theme: University of Ibadan at 70: Celebrating Excellence in Research, Innovation and Societal Impact

(UI-TOWN CONNECT, 2018) Exhibition

b. Final of Jaw-War Public Speaking Competition by Students

Main Hall,

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan

Car Park,

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan.

Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan, Ibadan

10.00am

5.00pm

3

Thursday, 8/11/2018

(UI-TOWN CONNECT, 2018) Exhibition

Car Park,

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan.

10.00am

4

Friday, 9/11/2018

Convocation Jumat Service

Central Mosque, University of Ibadan, Ibadan

1.00pm

5

Sunday, 11/11/2018

a. Convocation Church Service

b. Night of Music

Chapel of the Resurrection,

University of Ibadan, Ibadan

Trenchard Hall,

University of Ibadan, Ibadan

10.00am

5.00pm

6

Monday, 12/11/2018

Congregation for the Award of Non-Degree Diplomas in the Faculties of Arts and Science and Admission to First Degrees in the Faculties of Arts, Science, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Public Health, Dentistry and Law.

Commencement Keynote Address

Professor Funmi Olopade. OON (Alumna 1974) University of Chicago, USA

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan

10.00am

7

Tuesday, 13/11/2018

Congregation for the Award of Non-Degree Diplomas in the Faculties of The Social Sciences and Education and Admission to First Degrees in the Faculties of Agriculture and Forestry, The Social Sciences, Education, Veterinary Medicine, Technology and Pharmacy.

Commencement Keynote Address

Professor Peter Okebukola, OFR (Alumnus 1970) Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan

10.00am

8

Wednesday, 14/11/2018

a. Congregation for the Award of Postgraduate Diplomas and Admission to Higher Degrees (Masters Degrees, M.Phil. & MPH) in the Faculties of Arts, Science, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Public Health, Dentistry and Law.

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan

10.00am

9

Thursday, 15/11/2018

a. Congregation for the Award of Postgraduate Diplomas and Admission to Highe Degrees (Masters Degrees, M.Phil.) in the Faculties of Agriculture and Forestry, The Social Sciences, Education, Veterinary Medicine, Technology, Pharmacy and Pan African University, Life and Earth Sciences Institute Including Health and Agriculture (PAULESI).

b. Convocation Lecture

Lecturer: Professor Adam Habib,

Vice-Chancellor & Principal, University

of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg,

South Africa

Title: “Graduands, Universities, and the

Future of the African Continent.”

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan

Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan

10.00am

5.00pm

10

Friday, 16/11/2018

UI-Research Foundation

a. Commissioning of the Headquarters Building of the UI-Research Foundation and Special Luncheon for esteemed members of the “Partnerships to make Research Count for National Development” initiative. Inauguration of:

· The Friends of Professor Isaac Folorunso Adewole for Library of Tomorrow (IFA-LoT)

· The Friends of Sir Peter Aliu Professorial Experts Unit on Sickle Cell Disorders

· The Friends of Dr. Olusegun Aina for Centre for Knowledge Translations

b. Lifetime Achievement Awards/Night of Honour

c. Command Performance

Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan

Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan

Professor Wole Soyinka Arts Theatre, University of Ibadan.

10.00am

3.00pm

6:00pm

11

Saturday, 17/11/2018

70th Foundation Day, Admission to Higher Degrees (Doctorate) and Conferment of Honorary Degrees/Fellowship

International Conference Centre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan.

10.00am

Olubunmi O. Faluyi MCIPM, MAUA

Registrar/Secretary to Council

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