The University Of Ibadan yesterday during the 7th Foundation Day celebration and 2017 Convocation ceremony held at the International Conference Centre in Ibadan graduated a total number of 2,362 students of the institution.

According to the Acting Vice Chancello, Prof. Emilolorun Ayelarir, Fifty-three students graduated with first class degrees, 494 had Second Class (Upper Division), 822 secured Second Class (Lower Division), 185 had Third Class, 40 in the Pass category, 177 from unclassified degrees and 48 diplomas.

He said the 53 first class graduates had become UI scholars, adding that the university would bear the cost of their studies up till their doctorate (PhD) degrees.

Mr. Ayelari urged all the graduands to be good ambassadors of the institution wherever they find themselves.