Uganda: Gov’t hails Aga Khan University’s role in education — NTV Video | Ninety-four students have been awarded degrees in various disciplines

The State Minister for Higher Education John Muyingo has applauded Aga Khan university for the role it has played in offering quality education and contributing to the development of healthcare in Uganda. Muyingo, who was Speaking at the University’s convocation ceremony today in Kampala, said the graduands would be a welcome contribution to the country’s…

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Aga Khan University’s 14th convocation ceremony a total of 39 students were conferred degrees: 26 received Master’s degrees in Education while 13 were awarded Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees

Aga Khan University (AKU) graduates challenged to impact their communities — AKDN org Teachers and nurses are crucial to Tanzania’s development. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 6 February 2019 – Aga Khan University (AKU) has affirmed its commitment to continue contributing to Tanzania’s social economic development through the provision of high quality education for teachers and…

441 students graduate from Aga Khan University — By Khawar Khan on GEO TV | “The AKUH has contributed $1 billion annually in Pakistan’s economy and has made research in several disciplines of medicine.” – President Firoz Rasul

KARACHI: Four hundred and forty-one students graduated in Nursing, MBBS, BDS and other Health Sciences disciplines from the prestigious Aga Khan University on Saturday. This year’s ceremony is especially significant as it marks 35 years since the university was founded, says AKUH president. Photo: Geo News  Addressing the convocation ceremony, AKUH President Firoz Rasul said,…

Kenya: Graduands urged to join the ‘Innovation Generation’ — Aga Khan University (AKU) Convocation ceremony

Graduands at the Aga Khan University (AKU) Convocation ceremony were urged to use the knowledge and skills gained through their degrees to create innovative solutions that will help Kenya achieve its development priorities. In his speech, Chief Guest Professor Mwenda Ntarangwi, Secretary and CEO, Commission for University Education, highlighted the important role that Universities can…

Graduates urged to seize opportunities to innovate — Aga Khan University, Karachi

In his address to Aga Khan University’s 2017 convocation, Chief Guest Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair extended his personal congratulations to the 360-strong graduating class.  Mr Zubair praised parents and faculty for their contribution in the graduands’ achievements calling them “great players” in building the character and future prospects of today’s students. Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair…

Aga Khan University graduands urged to utilise knowledge to transform society

Graduands at the Aga Khan University’s convocation ceremony in Nairobi were encouraged to use their skills and knowledge to pursue ambitious, far-reaching initiatives that would impact as many lives as possible. Sixty graduates awarded degrees at the convocation in Nairobi In her speech, Chief Guest Professor Collette Suda, Principal Secretary, State Department for University Education,…

Aga Khan University convocation: Tackling Pakistan’s complex challenges requires a wide range of skills, says Sindh CM

  2016: In his address to Aga Khan University’s 29th convocation, Chief Guest Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, highlighted the importance of a broad-based, multidisciplinary education in tackling the country’s problems. Speaking to the University’s 383 graduands, Mr Shah said: “We need natural scientists and social scientists, writers and artists, entrepreneurs and public policy…

Kenya:Cabinet Secretary suggests new approaches to University funding — Coast week com|University to construct a modern multi-storey tower on Peponi Road Nairobi

NAIROBI — Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Education Hon. Dr. Fred Okengo Matiang’I who was Chief Guest delivers his speech at Aga Khan University Convocation Ceremony in Nairobi. NAIROBI — The Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Education has challenged universities in Kenya to become research universities and to increase their funding by selling…

Aga Khan University hosts convocation in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Professor Yunus Mgaya, Executive Secretary, Tanzania Commission for Universities, addresses the Aga Khan University’s convocation in Dar es Salaam. ​​The Tanzania Commission for Universities’ Executive Secretary Professor Yunus Mgaya applauded the Aga Khan University’s significant commitment to an ambitious expansion plan in Tanzania and East Africa to educate the future leaders the region needs to…

2015 Aga Khan University Convocation Ceremony (Nairobi, Kenya) — NanoWisdoms org

As we expand our work in Kenya, one of our highest priorities is to achieve international standards of healthcare especially for non-communicable diseases, such as cancer, heart disease and diabetes. Another special focus will be neuro-science, where the promises of stem cell technology must be brought massively and competently to Africa. Our overall plan is…

His Highness the Aga Khan meets with President Museveni

Mawlana Hazar Imam and President Museveni meet at the State House in Entebbe, Uganda. AKDN / Zahur Ramji Entebbe, Uganda, 25 February 2015 — Mawlana Hazar Imam called on His Excellency President Yoweri Museveni at the State House in Entebbe today. Hazar Imam arrived in Uganda yesterday and will preside over the second of three…