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Press Release – University of Malawi Congregation for 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 graduands

PRESS RELEASE

UNIVERSITY OF MALAWI CONGREGATION for 2017/2018 AND 2018/2019 GRADUANDS

The University of Malawi wishes to inform graduands and the general public that its fourth Congregation will be held on Wednesday, 16th October, 2019 in the Great Hall at Chancellor College in Zomba from 7:30 a.m. The Pro Vice-Chancellor, Professor Al Mtenje will preside over the ceremony. Academic awards shall be conferred to graduands in the following programmes:

  1. Chancellor College
  1. Bachelor of Arts Communication and Cultural Studies;
  2. Bachelor of Arts Media for Development;
  3. Bachelor of Arts Political Science;
  4. Bachelor of Arts Public Administration;
  5. Bachelor of Arts Theology;
  6. Bachelor of Arts [Human Resource Management];
  7. Bachelor of Education Language;
  8. Bachelor of Education Science;
  9. Bachelor of Education Social Studies;
  10. Bachelor of Laws – Honours;
  11. Bachelor of Science;
  12. Bachelor of Social Science.
  1. College of Medicine
  1. Bachelor of Pharmacy;
  2. Bachelor of Physiotherapy;
  3. Bachelor of Science in Pediatrics and Child Health;
  4. Bachelor of Science (General Surgery);
  5. Bachelor of Science in Internal Medicine;
  6. Bachelor of Science in Obstetrics and Gynaecology;
  7. Bachelor of Science in Health Management
  8. Bachelor of Science in Anaesthesia & Intensive care;
  9. Master of Public Health;
  10. Doctor of Philosophy.
  1. Kamuzu College of Nursing
  1. Master of Science in Adult Health Nursing
  2. Master of Science in Midwifery
  3. Master of Science in Reproductive Health
  1. Polytechnic
  1. Diploma in Telecommunication and Electoral Engineering;
  2. Bachelor of Science in Management Information System;
  3. Bachelor of Science in Information Technology;
  4. Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health;
  5. Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science and Technology (Management);
  6. Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences Education (Mathematics and Computing);
  7. Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences Education (Mathematics and Statistics);
  8. Bachelor of Science in Physical Planning;
  9. Bachelor of Science in Quantity Surveying;
  10. Bachelor Accountancy;
  11. Bachelor of Commerce in Internal Audit;
  12. Bachelor of Business Administration;
  13. Bachelor of Procurement and Logistics Management;
  14. Bachelor of Arts in Journalism;
  15. Bachelor of Arts (Business Communication);
  16. Bachelor of Education (Business Studies)
  17. Bachelor of Science (Technical Education);
  18. Bachelor of Civil Engineering;
  19. Bachelor of Civil Engineering-Water (Honours);
  20. Bachelor of Electronics and Computer Engineering (Honours);
  21. Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (Honours);
  22. Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering;
  23. Master of Science in Environmental Protection and Management;
  24. Master of Science in Water Resources and Supply Management.

Dress rehearsals for the Congregation will be held on Tuesday, 15th October, 2019 from 8:00 am in the Great Hall at Chancellor College in Zomba. Graduands are required to come in their graduation attire and are asked to be punctual. Only those that attend rehearsals shall be allowed to graduate.

Academic dress for the Congregation shall be available for hire from Wednesday 9th October, 2019 from graduands’ respective Colleges. The hiring charges for the graduation attire are as follows:

(a) Diploma Set K8,000

(b) Bachelors Set K10,000

(c) Masters Set K30,000

(d) PhD Set K40,000

All candidates must return their academic dress immediately after the graduation. Any unreturned academic dress shall attract a penalty fee of K5, 000 for the first day of delay and K2, 000 for each subsequent day of delay payable before the release of the certificate.

Candidates who owe the College money shall not be allowed to graduate. Candidates who require photography services shall be informed about the details of accredited photographers during rehearsals. Candidates should contact their respective Colleges for invitation cards of their guardians.

All photographers and other businesses shall be required to pay to the Cashier on the day of rehearsals as follows:

  1. inside the Great Hall K25, 000
  2. outside the Great Hall K10, 000
  3. other businesses K5, 000

For inquiries, please contact: The University Registrar on the following numbers 01 526 622 /01 524 456 or e-mail: registrar@unima.mw or communication@unima.mw or visit our

website: www.unima.mw

UNIVERSITY REGISTRAR