7TH CONVOCATION 2016
The 7th Convocation was held in New Campus Govt. College University Faisalabad. The Honorable Governor of the Punjab Presided over the session and distributed certificates and medals among the position holders. The total 20650 students received their degrees, 125 Male and Female students received Gold Medals, 121 Silver Medals, while 121 received Bronze. The students were from BS (H), MA/MSc, M.Phil and Ph.D programs. The Governor of the Punjab Malik Muhammad Rafiq Rajwana was the Chief Guest. The Governor/Chancellor appreciated the efforts of the Vice Chancellor of GCUF, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali (T.I.) for his farsightedness and vision. He congratulated the prize winners and gave the advice to the students to play a positive role for country and also suggested to the politicians to bury the hatchet and play role of national cause. He also stressed to promote harmony among the different sections of the society. The Vice Chancellor Government College University Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali (T.I) congratulated the students and informed the audience that the GCUF is making progress day by day. 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 elaborated that due to increase in number of students we have recruited five new Professors, eight Associate Professors and sixty Assistant Professors. It will be helpful to improve the professional skills and objective. It will be also helpful to improve their professional skills and abilities, which will improve the image of the university The Governor/Chancellor also inaugurated a newly constructed Hajira Girls Hostel. Four new Girls Hostels have already been constructed. The Vice Chancellor also said that research culture has been developed within the campuses. A Research Productivity Award has been awarded to the students. The GCUF is fully aware about the importance of electronic techniques that Online Admissions, Registrations and Online attendance are already included to facilitate the students, he added. The GCUF distributed Rs. 140 m among the needy and intelligent students regarding PEEF scholarship, Need Based Scholarship, and established Financial Aid Office in that regards. In the end, The Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali (T.I) thanked all the guests specially the Honorable Governor of the Punjab/Chancellor for his cooperation and encouragement. At this occasion, the politicians known as MNA Haji Akram Ansar, M. Ilyas Ansari MPA, and Rector Prof. Dr. Abdul Majeed (TUF) were also there. The Vice Chancellor thanked the Governor/Chancellor who grace the occasion as a Guest of Honor. The Shields were also given to the Deans of the various Faculties, Registrar, Directors, and Conveners.