As many as 53,178 Tribhuvan University graduates are eligible to participate in the university´s convocation next year, the university said on Sunday.
From the Faculty Of Education, the maximum number of students has been registered, with 20,261 applicants followed by 14,503 from the Management faculty and 10,979 students from the Humanities and Social Science faculty for the convocation ceremony going to be held in January.
Tribhuwan University officials have stated that about 3,612 students from science stream and the remaining from engineering, forestry, medicine streams will also be attending the convocation.
TU has said that the students who applied for convocation between mid-June 2013 and July 1, 2014 can participate in the event.
Chitra Lekha Yadav, the pro-chancellor of the university, Minister for Education had addressed the special senate. He said,”TU graduates who have become successful in the global market should bring job-oriented programs targeting Nepali youths.” Furthermore, she added that the youth are the future of our country and if we provide them the suitable environment with favorable conditions to study then they would stay and work in the country.
TU Vice Chancellor Prof Hira Bahadur Maharjan said,”University has modified the courses of study and introduced semester system as the first step to compete with international universities.”