UZ Churns out 3 665 Graduates


The Chancellor of the University of Zimbabwe and President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, His Excellency, Cde R. G. Mugabe conferred University of Zimbabwe degrees to a record 3365 graduands comprising 3 106 undergraduate, 536 Master’s and 23 Doctor of Philosophy graduands at a colourful Graduation Ceremony held on Thursday, 29 September 2016 at the University of Zimbabwe.  

Major highlights of the event included the unique graduation of Miss Maud Chifamba, the youngest ever university student in Africa who joined the University of Zimbabwe at age 14 and graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy Honours degree at age 18, a record statistic of 51% female graduands in the Bachelor’s degrees, and the capping of 23 Doctor of Philosophy, and 149 graduands who attained first class passes. 

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