Ekiti State EKSU 28th Convocation Ceremony Schedule & Details | March-April 2024e University’s 28th Convocation Ceremony: A Comprehensive Guide For Graduands And Guests

The Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado-Ekiti, is set to celebrate its 28th convocation ceremony, marking a significant milestone in the academic journey of its students. This grand occasion is a testament to the hard work, dedication, and resilience of both the graduating students and the faculty. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming convocation activities, ensuring you’re well-prepared for this momentous event.

📅 Dates 25th March – 4th April 2024
🎓 Event 28th Convocation Ceremony
🏛️ Venue Main Auditorium, University Campus
💳 Payment Online via EKSU Portal
📚 Degrees Awarded Sub-Degree, First Degree, PGD, Master’s, Doctorate
🕒 Robe Submission By Friday, 5th April 2024
📝 Requirements ID, Passport Photos, Payment Receipt, Clearance
🎉 VC’s Message Congratulatory Wishes to Graduands

Convocation Week Schedule

Monday, 25th March 2024

  • Event: Vice-Chancellor’s Press Conference

Tuesday, 2nd April 2024

  • Event: Convocation Lecture

Wednesday, 3rd April 2024

  • Events:
    • Investiture of the New Chancellor
    • Award of Sub-Degree and First Degree
    • Presentation of Prizes
  • Venue: Main Auditorium, University Campus

Thursday, 4th April 2024

  • Event: Award of Postgraduate Diploma, Master’s Degree, Doctorate Degree, and Conferment of Honorary Degrees

General Information for Graduands

  • The ceremony is open to students who graduated during the 2021/2022 academic session across all programmes. It’s crucial to confirm your name on the University Website: www.eksu.edu.ng.
  • Academic Robes: Collection starts from Monday, 18th March 2024. Ensure to pay the prescribed charges (excluding bank commission) to collect your robe from Faculty Officers/Secretaries of Colleges/Programmes.


Method of Payment for Academic Robes

  1. Online Payment: Visit EKSU Portal, click on Certificate/Transcript, create a profile, and follow the steps to apply for Certificate based on your degree and graduating year. Use your ATM card for payment and note the transaction as proof.
    Disclaimer: EKSU does not endorse payment through third parties. Protect your payment details to avoid fraud.
  2. Submission Deadline: Academic robes must be returned by Friday, 5th April 2024. Any damage or loss will incur a penalty fee.

Collection of Certificates During Convocation

Graduands who have completed their clearance are eligible to collect their certificates immediately after the convocation. Ensure payment of the prescribed fees on or before 25th March 2024 to avoid additional charges.

Requirements for Collection:

  • Original Statement of Result or Notification of Result
  • Student’s Identity Card or a Letter of Identification from the Department
  • Two Recent Passport Photographs
  • Evidence of Payment of Prescribed Fees
  • Evidence of Clearance from the University



A Message from the Vice-Chancellor

Professor Edward O. Olanipekun, FCSN, FRAN, IION, extends his congratulations to the graduands on behalf of the university community. He wishes all participants a splendid convocation ceremony and commends the graduands for their achievements.

In Conclusion

The 28th convocation ceremony of Ekiti State University promises to be a memorable event, celebrating the achievements of its students and the university’s commitment to excellence in education. Make sure to follow the guidelines provided to enjoy a hassle-free convocation week. Congratulations to all graduands; your future is bright, and this ceremony is just the beginning of many more successes to come.



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