26th convocation of Sir Syed University held with traditional zeal



Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology (SSUET), organized its 26th Convocation with traditional zeal that was attended by a large number of educationists, scholars, dignitaries including faculty and students. Governor Sindh, Mr. Muhammad Kamran Tessori was the Chief Guest of the event and Guests of Honor included Former Federal Interior Minister Lt. General (r) Moinuddin Haider and noted businessman Sardar Yasin Malik. On this memorable occasion around more than 1000 degrees were awarded to the pass-outs of BS and MS programme including PhD. Position holders were awarded with gold, silver and bronze medals for securing highest marks in the respective disciplines.

Addressing the convocation, Governor Sindh, Mr. Muhammad Kamran Tessori said that this is an era of software based digital applications and emerging technologies. We are living in an environment where only knowledge and skills matter. Job situation is unpredictable and highly competitive. My advice to graduates is to keep updating their knowledge and skills throughout their career and get they prepared to cope with emerging technologies and advancements taking place in various fields and accept challenges boldly.

He urged women not to restrict the position-holder girls to domestic chores as their daughter in law and let them continue with their skill-based professional career.   He said, “To serve the mankind authority is not needed but the character and will to do. Our leaders did not show us the direction. We are devoid of basic amenities, although we have sea in the city but no water. We got to be a good human being.”

Governor Kamran Khan Tessori said that the university management has long period of proven track of successful development, the will, determination, and potential to bring change in university according to the dynamics of the environment. University has capacity for change.

Chancellor Jawaid Anwar said that the Convocation is culmination of your tireless efforts with feeling of accomplishment in life. It is glorious occasion to cherish. It is a moment to rejoice an important landmark that gives recognition to the efforts, support and sacrifices of your parents, guardians, whether in the form of devotion of time and energy for your studies or financing studies or accumulation of responsibilities in your journey in pursuit of education.