Over 7,000 students graduate at TU 41st convocation
KATHMANDU: The oldest and the largest university of Nepal, Tribhuvan University, held its 41st convocation ceremony in Kathmandu, on Wednesday.
More than 7,342 new graduates received their degrees at the function.
President Bidya Devi Bhandari had graced the function at the Dashrath Stadium, as the chief guest.
Speaking on the occasion, Bhandari expressed her hope that the TU authorities prepare a broad plan so as to amend the existing laws for making the TU a world-class university in the future.
Similarly, Prime Minister and Chancellor of the university, KP Sharma Oli, extended his best wishes to the university to produce competent human resources through the quality education system in the country in the future.
He even urged the TU to overcome the challenges posed by the graduates "who know how to read and write, but nothing else" in the future.
He further urged them to remember "who I am and what are my responsibilities" and prove oneself in the global world.
Likewise, the Minister for Education, also the ex-officio TU Pro-Chancellor, Giriraj Mani Pokharel and Vice-Chancellor Tirtha Raj Khaniya had also spoken on the occasion.
(With inputs from the Rastriya Samachar Samiti)