UET Lahore 23rd Convocation held on 8th November 2016. In convocation more than 2400 degrees were conferred in which 14 Ph.D., 125 M. Phil., 618 MS/M.Sc./MBA Executive, 1663 B.Sc. Engineering and 22 B.Sc. Architecture were included. In campus wise distribution, Main campus, Kala Shah Kaku Campus, Faisalabad campus, Rachna college of Engineering and Technology Gujranwala and Narowal campus received 2071, 134, 78, 114, and 45 degrees respectively.
Total 61 gold medals were distributed among 43 students different, Tayyaba Zafarullah was decorated by 4 gold medal the highest score of medals. Similarly five students got 3 gold medals each and five students were honored with 2 gold medals each. It is pertinent to mention here that an honorary degree of Doctorate was awarded to former Vice Chancellor UET Lahore Lt. Gen (R) Muhammad Akram Khan by acknowledging his services and contribution for strengthening the university.
In this event, Member of National Assembly Pervaiz Malik, Member of Provincial Assembly Ch. Akhtar Ali, members of syndicate, Deans of University in which Prof. Dr. Sohail Aftab Qureshi, Prof. Dr. Nadeem Ahmad Mufti, Prof. Dr. Shahid Rafique, Registrar Muhammad Asif, Controller Examination Muhammad Zargham Nusrat chairpersons of academic and administrative offices with big number of students were present. The convocation was concluded at the presentation of souvenir by Vice Chancellor UET Prof. Dr Fazal Ahmad Khalid to Governor Punjab Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana. The graduates, parents and teachers had joyous expressions on their faces and threw their caps in the air.