On May 25, University of Greenwich (Vietnam) as known as FPT Greenwich recently held a graduation ceremony for its international students at the campus of University of Greenwich (Vietnam) in 8 Ton That Thuyet, Hanoi.
Five international students received a bachelor’s degree, marking a milestone in their life. In addition to all students and staff, FPT University is pleased to welcome the attendance of many distinguished guests including parents, relatives and friends of five international students.
The ceremony began in a solemn and emotional space. All students dressed in graduation attire, entered the ballroom and prepared to attend the ceremony. Speaking at the opening speech, Ms. Hoang Thi Lan Anh- Head of Academic Affair Department sent her congratulations to the new graduates and families. She called this moment as a sweet escape for students. “From this moment, you’re free from deadline, assignment and class but we hope that all these moments will become a best part of your life,” she said.
Ms. Hoang Thi Thu Huong- President of FPT University Global Office also shared her empathy with the difficulty and challenges that students met during the studying time and also sent best wishes to all international students.
In the solemn atmosphere of the ceremony, students stepped on the stages to receive their bachelor degree, marking their new milestones. For international students, they have been away from home for a long time to experience a new life in the different country. Thus, it seems that this graduation ceremony is not only their expectation but also the beginning of a new future on their career path.
“I have been away from my hometown for almost 3 years. From my first day I arrived in Vietnam, everything is so different from my country. However, these help me a lot to develop myself stronger and more mature” Mr. Michael Olushola Oketola – an outstanding student majoring in Business Management shared. “I’m very proud that I have made the decision to come to Vietnam”. He also sent special thanks to all friends and staff at University of Greenwich as well as FPT University Global Office who supported him a lot from the first day.
The ceremony has ended up with smiles, tears, pride, these emotional moments and all unforgettable memories after four years studying, which will follow them for the rest of their life.
Image source: University of Greenwich (Vietnam)