5th MBBS & 2nd BDS Convocation 2018
Category: April 19, 2018

5th MBBS & 2nd BDS    Convocation of Bahria Medical and Dental College, Saturday 7th April 2018.

The Fifth Convocation of Medical students and 2nd convocation of dental students  at Bahria University Medical & Dental College, Karachi was held  7TH April 2018 to commemorate the academic accomplishments of its Medical  and dental students.

The Ceremony was hosted by Dr. Raima Bashir & Dr. Fatima Zehra. Mulana Fazal-e-Rabi started the ceremony by recitation of Holy Quran.

Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI (M) Chief of Naval Staff and Pro-Chancellor Bahria University graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Honorable Rector Bahria University, Vice Admiral (Retd) Muhammad Shafiq HI (M), Director General, Rear Admiral  Imtiaz Ahmad HI (M), Registrar of Bahria University, Dean & Principal and Vice-Principal of the Medical College, Prof. Dr. Asadullah Khan and Dr. Ambreen Usmani, Principal & Vice-Principal of Dental College, Prof. Dr. Wahab Kadri and Dr. Kulsoom Fatima Rizvi, along with Senior Naval officers, Faculty members, Parents and Graduate students, attended the ceremony.

Registrar cdre (R) M.Hisham SI(M) , Bahria University welcomed the audience and requested Chief Guest and Pro-Chancellor Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI (M) to open proceeding of Convocation.

Honorable Rector Bahria University, Vice Admiral (Retd) Muhammad Shafiq HI (M), congratulated graduates on their commitment, hard work and success in achieving this milestone. He also advised the graduates to be men and women of sterling character, have a positive attitude towards service of humanity, with compassion for people irrespective of their religion, social standing and ethnicity.

Dean & Principal of BUMDC, Prof. Dr. Asadullah Khan took the oath from BDS and MBBS graduates. After the oath taking ceremony, Rector Bahria University, Vice Admiral (Retd) Muhammad Shafiq HI (M), accompanied by Director General Rear Admiral  Imtiaz Ahmad HI (M) awarded degrees to BDS and MBBS graduates. Whereas, honorable Chief Guest Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI (M) Chief of Naval Staff and Pro-Chancellor BU awarded degrees, certificates of merit and medals to the position holders.

Among the MBBS graduates, Certificates of Merit was awarded to Zoomar Muzammil in the subject of Anatomy, Biochemistry and Physiology, Maryam Shahwani in the subject of Biochemistry, Sana Arshad in the subject of Forensic Medicine, Daniya Muhammad Haroon in the subject of Otorhinolaryngology (ENT), Hafsah Ishaque Khan in the subject of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Aisha in the subject of Paediatrics.

Therefore, Maheen Aslam   MBBS graduate  was awarded with Gold medal and earned certificate of merit in thirteen  subjects in Medicine. Midhat Khan was awarded with Silver medal and earned certificate of merit in seven  subjects in Medicine.

Among the BDS graduates, Certificates of Merit was awarded to Rida Zulfiqar in the subject of General Medicine, Hafsa Saeed in the subject of General Surgery & Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, and Mariah Ali in the subject of Periodontology/Oral Medicine.

Arooj Salauddin Khilji, BDS graduate was awarded with Gold medal and earned certificate of merit in eleven  subjects in dentistry. Bibi Hafsah, BDS graduate was awarded with Silver medal and earned certificate of merit in eight subjects in dentistry.

After the distribution of degrees and certificate of merit, Honorable Rector BU, Vice Admiral (Retd) Muhammad Shafiq HI (M), presented a souvenir as a token of gratitude to Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI (M) Chief of Naval Staff and Pro-Chancellor BU for commemorating the occasion with his presence.

Chief Guest, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI (M) Chief of Naval Staff and Pro-Chancellor Bahria University addressed the audience; he congratulated faculty, parents and students on graduating and wished them good luck to start of their professional career with honesty, sincerity and dedication. He emphasized to serve the humanity in the best possible manner in the light of Islamic Sunnah and Shariyat.

The Registrar, Bahria University thus requested Chief Guest and Pro-Chancellor Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI (M) to close proceeding of Convocation.

Thereby, the ceremony ended with photo session of MBBS and BDS graduates with honorable Chief Guest, Rector, Director General and Principal, Vice Principal of Dental and Medical College of Bahria University.

The faculty and parents proceeded towards refreshments, followed by sign-out ceremony of MBBS and BDS graduates with their parents.

Pro-chancellor, Rector, Registrar, Director General and  Principal standing in honor of National anthem

Recitation of Holy Quran by Fazal-e-Rabi

Honorable Rector Bahria University, Vice Admiral (Retd) Muhammad Shafiq HI (M) Addressing the Convocation

Dean  of health sciences and Principal of Bumdc Prof Dr Asadullah Khan  taking oath from the graduates of 5th convocation

Graduates of Bumdc Taking Oath  From the Dean and Principal Bumdc Prof Dr Asadullah Khan

Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi NI (M) Chief of Naval Staff and Pro-Chancellor Bahria University address the Convocation as Chief Guest

Dr Zoomer Muzammil  receiving certificate of merits from chief guest        

Dr Midat Khan  receiving certificate of merits from chief guest

Dr Arooj salah-ud-din   receiving certificate of merits from chief guest

Mother of Dr bibi hafsa   receiving certificate of merits from chief guest