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1349 doctors awarded 
Degrees at DUHS Convocation

Karachi: One thousand three hundred forty nine doctors which included graduates, postgraduate’s diploma and doctorate students while PhD degrees were awarded to two students this year. The conferment of the degrees, 27 gold medals, 27 silver medals and 27 bronze medals were presented to high achievers for their outstanding performance by the Governor of Sindh Imran Ismail who was the chief guest on this occasion.

Addressing the convocation Governor Sindh said that Female students who have been at the forefront in the field of education are found left behind in their professional lives. Sindh Government wants to support such students to play their part with full responsibility and dignity in their professional careers which they have demonstrated during their educational era.

Addressing the graduates Governor said that it is a proud moment for you all that Dow University of Health Sciences is among the top five hundred universities of Asia and you are a student of this prestigious university. Our girls are leading in the field of education and now we have to bring them up in their practical lives too. He further said that the best graduates of Pakistan look forward to serving abroad. We should feel proud to know that the recent Heart Transplant in America was also done by an alumnus of Dow University. We should make such policies that the students should look forward to serve their own country and utilize their talent on their own people.

Federal Government, he said, has started the Successful Young Generation Program on the same thought. According to this program you can take a loan of approximately 50 Lac and start your own small clinic, diagnostic or research center. He hoped that the students receiving their degree today should aim to serve the humanity and their nation and this should be the sole mission of them.

Vice Chancellor of Dow University of Health Sciences Prof. Dr. Mohammed Saeed Quraishy in his speech said that Dow University is providing the best healthcare professionals. This is the proud moment for the students as well as their parents. He emphasized the students to serve the humanity at the best of their abilities, especially never deny treating those who are needy people. He added that every religion teaches the students for the attainment of education. We are providing the best education at Dow University. Earlier, Pro Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Kartar Dawani presented the welcome address while Pro Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Zarnaz Wahid presented the vote of thanks at the end of the convocation.(PR)

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