The event was organised by the BCS Regional Office, and with the collaboration of the BCS Mauritius Section members they were equally celebrating the 25 years of BCS in Mauritius.

Mrs Lucy Ireland, the Commercial Director of BCS in UK talked on the structure of the BCS and the benefits of being a professional member of the institute. She emphasised on the career ladder attitude and the continuing professional development of a professional in IT.

25 years of BCS in Mauritius
On the occasion of the 25 years of BCS in Mauritius and under the patronage of the British American Insurance (BAI), students topping at individual modules were also awarded a special prize.
The BAI Special Award winners are:

Surname

First name

Module

Course provider

Joymungal

Krishna Veer

Information System – Certificate

Kamur

Appadu Ravish

Software Development

Li Ting Chung

Jason

Computer Network & Technology

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Gunessee

Avinash Gupt

Professional Issues in Information Technology

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Morarjee

Ragoo

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Rajiah

Mandev

Computer Networks Diploma

Kamur

Appadu Ravish

Database Systems

Larhubarbe

Lucinda Edgine

OOP V 2

Mulung

Mohammud Abu Dawood

IT Project Management

Doyal

Rajnishram

System Analysis and Design

InfoNorth

Moutou

Monvina

Datamatics

Joynauth

Amardev

Principles of Internet Technologies

Nuckcheddy

Yogesh

IT Service Management

JR School

Sahai

Tataree Nishi

Software Engineering 1

Muttarooa

Vickramsing

Adv Database Man Systems

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Seethamah

Mohammad Monshine

Management Information Systems

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Mulung

Mohammud Abu Dawood

Software Engineering 2

Mulung

Mohammud Abu Dawood

Computer Service Management

Larhubarbe

Lucinda Edgine

IT and the Environment

Mandary

Mohammad Shanawaz

Dist & Parallel Systems

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Beharry

Fardeen Shah

Knowledge Based Systems

Spherinity

Pothiah

Rikesh Pramendra

Network Information System

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Larhubarbe

Lucinda Edgine

Programming paradigms

Beharry

Fardeen Shah

Realising the User interface

Spherinity

Mulung

Mohammud Abu Dawood

System Design Methods

Dulloo

Bilkiss Banon

WEB Engineering

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From the above, two best students were rewarded as follows:
BAI Best Student Awards go to

Second Best Student         Lucinda Edgine Larhubarbe
Best Student                        Mohammud Abu Dawood  Mulung

The BCS also rewards students who have ranked first in different levels in Mauritius and worldwide.
However, to be qualified for these awards, various rigid criteria must be honoured.
This year’s winners are:

Area                                     Level                                                                Name
Mauritius                              Certificate                                                             Fadil Abdool Rashid Karimbocus
Mauritius                               Professional Graduate Diploma                      Mohammud Abu Dawood Mulung
Mauritius                               Professional Project with Distinction            Doosheela Busgeet
WORLDWIDE                  Professional Graduate Diploma           Mohammud Abu Dawood Mulung