The twenty eighth General Convocation, Convocation 2012, of the University of Jaffna to be held on 28th February 2013 as decided by the University Council. This convocation comprises of six sessions with the first session commencing at 9.00 am at the Kailasapathy auditorium.

The community of University of Jaffna is proud to announce that more than 1500 students receive degrees and/or diplomas at this convocation: it includes 181 Postgraduate Degrees, 150 Postgraduate Diplomas, 1158 Bachelor Degrees including 253 External Degrees, and 57 Diplomas. Moreover, five students receive Prof. A. Thurairajah Gold Medal at Faculty Level, two of them receive Prof. A. Thurairajah Gold Medal for all round performance in University Career, and one of them receives Prof. Kanthia Kunaratnam Gold Medal for best overall performance in Pure and Applied Sciences.

As post-convocation events Sir Pon. Ramanathan Memorial Lecture and Lady Leelawathy Ramanathan Memorial Lecture will be held consequently on the 4th and 5th of March 2013.

- 26th February 2013