Oko-Irese, Kwara State, Nigeria,
July 10, 2023
On a momentous occasion, Thomas Adewumi University (TAU) held its highly anticipated 3rd Matriculation Ceremony on Saturday, July 8th, 2023. The event, which took place at the University Auditorium, witnessed a gathering of distinguished guests, faculty members, proud parents, and the matriculating students themselves. The atmosphere of the day was filled with enthusiasm and excitement as the university celebrated another milestone in its quest for academic excellence. The 3rd Matriculation Ceremony marked the formal admission of a new batch of talented students into various undergraduate programs offered by the institution.
The ceremony commenced with an academic procession led by the University Chief Security Officer, Mr. John Alabi (Rtd), accompanied by the board members of the university, all clad in their vibrant academic regalia. The colorful procession made its way through the campus, attracting the attention and admiration of onlookers. The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Francisca Oladipo, in her address, warmly welcomed the new students to Thomas Adewumi University. She emphasized the institution's commitment to nurturing well-rounded individuals by providing quality education, fostering a conducive learning environment, and instilling core values such as integrity, discipline, and innovation.
Professor Francisca further highlighted TAU's dedication to equipping students with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen fields. She urged the matriculating students to seize every opportunity for personal growth and development, assuring them of the university's unwavering support throughout their academic journey. The event also featured an inspiring keynote address delivered by Prof. M.S Audu, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academics), Federal University Lokoja. Prof. Audu shared his insights and experiences, encouraging the new students to save themselves from Moral Decadence and Social vices and also to embrace innovation, think critically, and pursue their passions fearlessly.
One of the ceremony's highlights was the administration of the matriculation oath, where the freshers solemnly pledged their commitment to upholding the ideals and values of Thomas Adewumi University. The students, dressed in matriculation gowns, eagerly recited the oath, symbolizing their official induction into the TAU family. Parents and guardians who were present beamed with pride and joy as they witnessed their children take this significant step toward their academic and personal growth. The vibrant and diverse student community at TAU promises a bright future for the university and the nation at large.
Thomas Adewumi University, licensed in 2021, has quickly gained recognition for its outstanding academic programs, state-of-the-art facilities, and commitment to producing well-rounded graduates who can positively impact society. The 3rd Matriculation Ceremony further solidified the institution's reputation as a leading center of learning and innovation. As the ceremony drew to a close, the atmosphere was charged with a sense of anticipation and excitement for the academic year ahead. The new students left the venue with a renewed determination to make the most of their time at Thomas Adewumi University and contribute meaningfully to their chosen fields upon graduation.
With its successful 3rd Matriculation Ceremony, TAU has set the stage for yet another remarkable year of academic excellence, personal growth, and the pursuit of knowledge. The institution continues to shine as a beacon of higher education in Nigeria, fostering the intellectual and professional development of its students while upholding the values of excellence and integrity.