The College of Medicine, University of Nigeria, Enugu campus has graduated 96 medical doctors in the 2015/2016 academic year.
Performing the induction and swearing-in ceremony at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, UNTH, the UNN Vice Chancellor, Prof. Benjamin Ozumba said the graduating students passed through a lot of training and experiences before attaining success in their chosen course.
Prof. Ozumba disclosed that over 200 students were admitted in the first year but 96 of the lot were able to scale through the rigorous training to become doctors.
The Vice Chancellor stated that the management is committed to restructuring the falling standard of the college of medicine. He urged the new medical doctors to always approach the university for assistance whenever they encounter challenges.
Delivering the welcome address, the Dean Faculty of Medical Sciences, Prof. H. U Ezegwui commended the graduating students for their perseverance and hard work which saw them through. “This is not the end, you have enormous responsibilities, and the remarkable experiences you had and shared have shaped your ideas and choices in life.”
A parent, Mr. Ejike Oji expressed satisfaction over his daughter’s graduation and urged parents to always support their children.