Graduation Ceremony 2012

Paul Octave Wiehe Auditorium, Reduit

Minister Rajeshwar Jeetah (Minister of Tertiary education, Science & Research) was present to congratulate the graduates. The event which was attended by an estimated 400 people including course providers, representatives of educational Institutions, parents, press and Mauritian TV station MBCTV was a clear demonstration of the BCS’s far reaching influence in its commitment to meeting the demands of a dynamic and growing industry. The Director, University of Technology, Mauritius, Mr Dharam Fokeer, The Technical manager of Microsoft, Course Providers and Members of the Managing Committee of the BCS (Mauritius) section also attended the function.

The ceremony presented 115 successful students with awards at the three levels of the examinations, Professional Graduate Diploma, Diploma and Certificate. Over the last seven years Mauritius has seen more than 11 000 sitters take the examinations.

The Regional Manager, M Iqbal Boolaky opened the ceremony by highlighting the challenges of a true Professional in IT. He talked about the the needs of the country and how BCS is helping in Capacity building for this area of the economy.