Coal City University Convocation Ceremony 2024


Coal City University is delighted to announce its 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Combined Convocation Ceremony.

This is a momentous occasion in the university’s calendar, and we are extending a warm invitation to join us in celebrating our student’s academic achievements.

Convocation Week Events

Kick-Off With the Vice-Chancellor’s Press Conference

  • Date: Tuesday, 28th November 2024
  • Time: 11:00 am
  • Venue: Senate Chamber

The week begins with insights from the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Afam Icha Ituma, who will outline the university’s achievements and what to expect during the convocation events.

Sports and Camaraderie

  • Event: Novelty Football Match
  • Date: Thursday, 30th November 2023
  • Time: 4:00 pm
  • Venue: University’s Football Field

Engage in the spirit of sportsmanship and unity at the novelty football match, a traditional part of our convocation week that brings together staff, students, and alumni.

Intellectual Engagements and Celebrations

  • Event: Convocation Lecture And Dinner
  • Date: Friday, 1st December 2023
  • Time: 5:00 pm
  • Venue: University Auditorium

An evening of intellectual discourse followed by a dinner that provides an opportunity for graduates to network and celebrate their success.

The Convocation Day

  • Date: Saturday, 2nd December 2023
  • Time: 11:00 am

This is the pinnacle of the convocation events where degrees and honorary degrees are conferred. It’s a day of pride and joy as graduates are recognized for their hard work and dedication.

Thanksgiving Service

  • Date: Sunday, 3rd December 2023
  • Time: 10:00 am
  • Venue: University Auditorium

The week concludes with an interdenominational thanksgiving service, reflecting on the blessings and achievements of the past academic year.

How to RSVP

To confirm your attendance, please contact:

Prof. Sylvester Igwe
Chairman Ceremonial Committee
Phone: 0803 710 6082
Lady A.I Ude FCNA
Ag. Registrar
Phone: 0803 721 9024


The CCU convocation celebrates achievement, aspiration, and academic excellence.

We’re excited to welcome the university community and our esteemed guests to partake in the festivities. Join us as we honor our graduates and the entire CCU family.

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