The Management of the University of Education (UEW) says it has approved for the University to hold the two-day virtual 25th graduation ceremony on Thursday, September 10 and Friday, September 11, 2020, on-campus.
The UEW management has arranged to on September 10 (day-on) for faculties of Educational Studies, Foreign Languages Education and Communication, Ghanaian Languages Education, Science Education, Social Science Education and Schools of Business, Creative Arts and Graduate Studies to award degrees, diplomas and certificates to graduands.
According to UEW, day-two will have Faculties of Agriculture Education, Science and Environment Education, Education and Communication Sciences, Business Education, Technical Education and Vocational Education do the same.
“Graduands who wish to be presented should log on to UEW website and provide the details required for registration,” UEW said in a blog post.
The University in the blogpost sighted by Georgeweb.org on its website said the presentation at the virtual graduation will be in the form of graduands’ profile pictures being featured with details on the official UEW Graduation Video which will be streamed live on the University’s website and other official social media platforms.
According to UEW, only registered students who have presented their details before Tuesday, September 8, 2020, will be featured in the presentation.
It added that “graduands are supposed to upload a portrait photograph of themselves that meets specified requirements given by the University as part of the registration process”.
It explained that “the photograph will be used as their profile picture for the UEW Virtual Congregation Video”.
According to UEW, “Attendance at the graduation ceremony is exclusively for PhD graduating students and selected best graduating, first-class male and female students from each Faculty or School. All other graduating students are to participate virtually”.
It added that “Selected best graduating first-class male and female students would be given credentials to log on to a special portal on the University’s website to print their invitation cards which will be used as identification for the collection of their academic gowns at the Office of the Dean of Student Affairs”.
“All graduating students are expected to be available online by 8:50 am before the programme starts at 9:00 am. Since the graduation ceremony is virtual, family members can also log in to the University website and other official social media handles to participate”.
“Soft copies of the student graduation brochure would be made available on the University’s website for students to download. Hard copies would, however, be available for collection in addition to certificates as per the online schedule to be provided”, it said in the blogpost.