The National University Of Science and Technology (NUST) will be holding this year’s graduation ceremony online to curb the spreading of corona virus.
The graduation will be held on the 30th of this month.
In a statement, NUST said only selected graduands will be capped physically at the university’s ceremonial hall.
“In the light, of the Covid -19 pandemic and in line with WHO guidelines and government regulations, the 2020 graduation will mainly be virtual, with selected graduands being capped physically at the ceremonial hall.” The statement read.
PhD graduands, MPhil graduands, and selected MSc graduands with distinctions will be invited for physical capping while the rest will attend the ceremony online.
The ceremony will be live – streamed on ZTV and NUST facebook.
Meanwhile, the statement said all graduands are supposed to pay US$20 or rtgs equivalent.
“The graduation fee is USD20 or Zimbabwe dollar equivalent at the reigning exchange rate. All graduands must pay the graduation free regardless of whether they graduate physically or virtually.” They said.