Aga Khan University (AKU), held its 20th Convocation ceremony, marking the graduation of 277 students in the fields of medicine, nursing and education. The chief guest was Dr Shamshad Akhtar, Governor, State Bank of Pakistan. The ceremony was attended by vice-chancellors, senior government officials, diplomats, national and international academicians, donors and prominent citizens. Dr Yasmin Amarsi, Dean of AKU School of Nursing carried the University blazon this year.
excerpt of speech by Dr Shamshad Akhtar at the ceremony: