A full dress rehearsal for the Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) 31st Convocation Ceremony was held at the university’s Chancellor Hall yesterday.
Present to witness the rehearsal was Minister of Education Dato Seri Setia Awang Haji Hamzah bin Haji Sulaiman and UBD Vice-Chancellor Datin Dr Hajah Anita Binurul Zahrina binti Pehin Orang Kaya Laila Wijaya Dato Seri Setia Haji Awang Abdul Aziz.
This year’s convocation will see graduates receiving their PhD, master’s degree, bachelor’s degree and diploma certificates.
The rehearsal was conducted to ensure the smooth running of the official convocation ceremony tomorrow. Also in attendance were Deputy Minister of Education Datin Seri Paduka Dr Hajah Romaizah binti Haji Mohd Salleh, Permanent Secretary (Higher Education) at the Ministry of Education Dr Haji Azman bin Ahmad, and UBD Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Corporate and Administration) Hajah Rubiah binti Haji Yacub.