3rd March 2000

 

 

GLITTERING GRADUATION FOR

INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARS

 

University students from Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong and the UK will celebrate their academic achievements at a special graduation ceremony later this month.

 

The University of Lincolnshire & Humberside graduation ceremony in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday 19th March will be a showcase for students from academic centres across south-east Asia, including KDU and TLMC in Malaysia, ICMD and ITE in Singapore and ABRS and Caritas in Hong Kong.

 

International students who studied at the UK campuses of the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside will also be joined at the ceremony by graduands from the School of Finance and Management in London.

 

Sixty students and around 200 guests will gather at the Hotel Istana in Kuala Lumpur for the ceremony, which will begin at 11.30am.

 

Certificates will be presented by the Vice Chancellor of the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside, Prof Roger King.

 

On the evening of Saturday 18th March former students and new graduates will come together for a special alumni dinner at the Hotel Istana, where Prof King will be the after-dinner speaker.

 

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For more information contact:

 

Jez Ashberry

Press and Media Relations Manager

University of Lincolnshire & Humberside

Tel: 01522 886042

email: jashberry@lincoln.ac.uk