02nd Dec, 2023 7:14am
During his address to the graduands, Prof. Ismail Simbwa Gyagenda, rector of Islamic University in Uganda said that a total of 1,989 Students graduated at the ceremony, including 31 graduates with certificates, 240 with diplomas, 1564 with Bachelor and 154 with Postgraduate degrees. 54% of the graduands are female and 46% are male.
The female graduates also performed better than males in the first and second-class upper categories.
The Rector said the rise in the number of female graduates is a sign that the Muslim community is now committed to educating the girl child.