GUST celebrated the commencement of the eleventh undergraduate and seventh graduate classes for the 2015-2016 academic year, at the outdoor amphitheater on campus.
The ceremony was held under the Patronage of the Minister of Education and Higher Education, Dr. Bader Al Essa. Also in attendance were GUST Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Professor Salem Al Tuhaih, GUST President, Professor Donald Bates, along with GUST faculty, students and their families. Students Mohammad Ibrahim Al Kandari, Al Zain Hussain Al Jasmi, and Ali Akash Baha gave the valedictorian speeches.
Dr. Bader Al Essa, Minister of Education and Higher Education said in speech, “Dear graduates, the days of studying are now over, and it’s time to prove that you are the pillars of this country’s future.”
The night ended with a grand display of fireworks, and customized photo booths were available for students to capture these joyous moments with their families and friends.