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7th Online Convocation

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7th Online Convocation
by Head Facilitator - Thursday, 7 January 2021, 10:46 PM

Dear Students,

Assalaamu’alaikum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu!

We pray that you are all in an ever increasing state of eeman and excellent health.

It is our great honor and privilege at the International Open University to invite you to our Seventh Online Convocation Ceremony on Saturday, 9 January 2021, 1 PM UTC, as we celebrate this auspicious occasion with our new batch of graduates and wish them all the best in their noble pursuits ahead.

Over 330 students from around 50 different countries are graduating in this Convocation Ceremony from a variety of degree and certificate programs of the following departments: Islamic Studies, Psychology, Arabic Language and Linguistics, Education, Information Technology, Business Administration and Islamic Economics, Banking, and Finance, alhamdu lillah.

Among these graduates, we have 28 of our students graduating from the Ijazah program, Qur'an Memorization program and Tajweed Intensive course of the Global Qur'an Memorization Center (GQMC), alhamdu lillah.

In both categories - degree programs and GQMC, we have a few dual program graduates, alhamdu lillah.

It is indeed a proud moment for the IOU! Please join us in the celebrations as we honor our graduates in a distinguished ceremony with an exciting program showcase:  

  • Chancellor’s Address to the Graduates
  • Guest of Honor, Dr. Sajid Umar's Address to the Graduates
  • Words of Motivation from Dr. Jamila Jones, Head of the Department, Department of Education, IOU
  • Honoring the Graduates by Vice Chancellor Dr. Cherno Omar Barry and Registrar's Office
  • A Glimpse into the Journey of Seeking Knowledge - Graduates' Reflection
  • Valedictorian's Speech
  • Special Gifts for the Toppers
  • Vote of Thanks

Session registration link:

Date and Time: Saturday, 9 January 2021, 1 PM UTC.

May Allah make our graduates a light for this ummah and make them from amongst the people of virtue!

JazakumAllah Khairan
Head Facilitator.