6th Convocation of GCUF

The 6th Convocation of GCUF was held in New Campus GC University Faisalabad. The Honorable Governor of the Punjab Presided over the session and distributed certificates and medals among the position holders. The GCUF awarded degree to 16016 male and female students of various disciplines.  Among them 7644 have done BA BSc, 1977 BS (Hon), 2077 B.Ed and M.Ed, 3864 MA MSc, 400 Mphil MS and 32 Ph.D’s. Three Students from Islamic and Arabic studies departments received Pir Karam Ali Shah Medals that was introduced by the concerned department for competent students. The worthy Chief Guest Governor Punjab Muhammad Rafiq Rajwana appreciated the efforts of the Vice Chancellor of GCUF, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali for his farsightedness and vision. He declared that the students of GCUF remained very active during any catastrophe in Pakistan. They rendered valuable services during the earthquake of 2005 and flood in 2010. He also appreciated the endowment fund which has been introduced for the deserving and competent students in GCUF. The Vice Chancellor of the Universty of Gujrat, Prof. Dr. Zia ul Qayyum, Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Naureen Aziz Qureshi Govt. College Women University Faislababad, Vice Chancellor Pir Mehr Ali Shah University, Prof. Dr. Rai Niaz Ahmad also distributed medals and certificates among the students. The University awarded Gold Medal along with Rs.10000/- to the first position holders, a silver medal and Rs. 7000/- for 2nd Position Holders, and similarly a Bronze Medal and Rs.5000/- cash money for third position holders respectivley. The worthy Vice Chancellor welcomed to the Guests and highlighted the achievements of the institution in various fields. He said that GCUF is the only university in Pakistan who has converted its whole electric system on Solar. He also mentioned that the institution is establishing industry-university linkage through which a new avenue of jobs will be opened for the students of GCUF. He stressed that the Alumni is being activated so that the scholarships for the deserving students may be managed. He informed the audience that he has restarted the development projects which had delayed due to financial problems. At this occasion, the politicians known as MNA Haji Akram Ansar, Khalida Mansoor, MPA Sh. Ijaz, Mrs. Rana Muhammad Afzal, Ilyas Ansari, Ex-MNA, Ch. Abdul Sattar were also there. Gen. Imtiaz Hussain Sherazi also grace the occasion as a Guest of Honor. The Shields were also given to the Controller of Examinations, Deans of the various Faculties and Registrar Mr. Ghulam Ghous.