9th December 2019



Welcome Party First Convocation of Women University Swabi was held on Monday 9th December 2019 at Multi-purposed Hall, University of Swabi. This was a joint convocation with the University of Swabi. Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mr. Mehmood Khan was the Chief Guest and Speaker National Assembly, Mr. Asad Qaiser was Guest of Honor on the occasion to confer degrees to 332 new graduates in the presence of vice chancellor, Prof. Dr. Imtiaz Ali Khan.

The Vice Chancellor, Women University, Swabi welcomed all the distinguished guests together with Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Speaker National Assembly; including members of Provincial Assembly, members of the Senate, Syndicate, Academic Council of the university, senior officials of different government departments, electronic and print media persons, educationists, faculty and staff of the university, the new graduates and their parents.

A total of 332 graduates from the faculty of Sciences, Social Sciences, and Arts & Humanities were awarded degrees. Among these successful graduates, 40 gold medals, 39 silver medals, 37 bronze medals were awarded to the new graduates on account of their distinctive academics career in their relevant disciplines.

The Vice Chancellor further informed the gathering that since he has taken the charge of Vice Chancellor of Women University, Swabi; the university has gained momentum in academic and research activities. Highlighting the performance of the shorter duration he highlighted that advertisement for regular faculty has been made, hiring of 50 female teachers on merit, allocation of funds for research, repair of six buses for students transport purpose, purchase of books, purchase of furniture, study and recreational tours and other activities like book fairs and food gala for the students were arranged. Academic Council meeting, service structure for the teachers of Women University Swabi Public School, remuneration and other benefits for the teachers increased, expedited construction work at the Kotha Campus, participation of students and teachers of Women University Swabi in international conferences has been increased and mostly free of cost. He further added that arranging this first ever convocation had become of dream of the graduated students, who waited for this day for years. These, he has described as some of great achievements being made for the improvement/uplifting of the university.

Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister congratulated the successful graduates, their parents and teachers. He encouraged the efforts of the parents in making the academic journey of their children possible and enabling them to play active role in uplifting of province and the nation as a whole. He lauded the efforts of Women University Swabi for imparting the quality education among female students in Swabi and highly appreciated the role of Prof. Dr. Imtiaz Ali Khan. He also appreciated all time support and taking keen interest of Speaker National Assembly; Mr. Assad Qaiser for support and help in grants and funds.

The Hon’ble Chief Guest concluded his speech by giving advice to the female graduates to play positive and active role for the development of the country.

Glimpse of the First Convocation of Women University Swabi