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2017-18 Fall Semester Graduation Ceremony

2017-18 Fall Semester Graduation Ceremony


Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) 2017-2018 Academic Year Fall Semester Graduation Ceremony is set to take place on Tuesday, the 30th of January 2018. The ceremony will be taking place at the EMU Lala Mustafa Paşa Sports Complex at 2:00 p.m. With over 20 thousand students EMU is a locomotive institution of higher education that combines academic, social and cultural life. EMU is living the excitement of graduating over 1400 students from their respective programs.

1053 associate and undergraduate degree students and 364 master’s and PhD students will be graduating from the Eastern Mediterranean University at the 2017 – 2018 Academic Year Fall Semester Graduation Ceremony. Including students from the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus and Turkey, students from 106 different countries will be graduating at the ceremony. All units have completed their preparations to ensure that the ceremony is carried out successfully and joyfully.

To make sure that the ceremony is flawless, a general rehearsal will be taking place at the LMP Sports Complex on Monday, at 09:00 a.m., the 29th of January 2018. After the rehearsal, a Graduation Reception will be held in honor of the graduates and their families at the EMU Beach Club. The said reception will commence at 7:00 p.m.

The graduation ceremony on the 30th of January 2018 will start with a moment of silence and the national anthem. Next, there will be student speeches on behalf of the 2017-2018 Academic Year Fall Semester graduates in both English and Turkish. Following the symbolic tree planting ceremony, EMU Rector Prof. Dr. Necdet Osam will deliver his opening address. Prof. Dr. Osam’s speech will be followed by protocol speeches. The ceremony will continue with diploma awarding to faculty/school and department top scoring graduates by the protocol. Doctoral and master’s, as well as undergraduate and associate program graduates will then be presented their diplomas.

After the throwing of caps, famous Turkish music group Kolpa will perform a concert. The graduation ceremony will come to an end after the concert. EMU 2017-2018 Academic Year Fall Semester Graduation Ceremony will be broadcast live on BRT 2, Diyalog TV, Kıbrıs Genç TV, Sim TV and EMU TV.