Covenant University Celebrates 22nd Matriculation Ceremony

Covenant University is pleased to hold its 22nd Matriculation Ceremony to usher in a new era of academic success. This historic occasion will usher in the class of 2023–2024 for both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

About Covenant University’s Matriculation

At Covenant University, matriculation is more than just a formality—it marks a student’s official admission into the prestigious academic community. This year, Covenant University celebrates the initiation of students who have selected the university as their place to pursue higher education, carrying on its history of excellence.

Date and Venue

The ceremony is slated for Friday, November 24, 2023, and will be held with grandeur at the University Chapel, starting at 8:30 am. It promises to be a momentous occasion, steeped in the rich traditions of the university.

The theme for this year’s ceremony, “Raising A New Generation Of Leaders,” reflects Covenant University’s commitment to not just educate but to mould future leaders. This aligns perfectly with the university’s vision, which encapsulates academic excellence and leadership development.

Covenant University’s consistent ranking as 1st in Nigeria, 1st in West Africa, and 7th in Africa in the Times Higher Education Sub-Saharan Africa University Rankings 2023 is a testament to its dedication to providing world-class education.

Preparation for the Matriculation Ceremony

For those preparing to attend the matriculation, here’s what you need to know:

  • Arrive Early: Ensure you arrive well before the scheduled time to find good seating and soak in the ambience.
  • Dress Code: Adherence to the university’s dress code is expected to maintain the decorum of the event.


The 22nd Matriculation Ceremony at Covenant University is an outstanding example of academic promise. It’s an occasion where dreams are cultivated and the next generation of leaders is born. We give a hearty welcome to the new students and eagerly anticipate seeing them develop into influential figures in the world and history.