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convocation

1. Church of England either of the synods of the provinces of Canterbury or York
2. Episcopal Church
a. an assembly of the clergy and part of the laity of a diocese
b. a district represented at such an assembly
3. (in some British universities) a legislative assembly composed mainly of graduates
4. (in India) a degree-awarding ceremony
5. (in Australia and New Zealand) the graduate membership of a university
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He spoke on Tuesday at a Pre - Convocation Press Conference in readiness for the forthcoming Joint 35th, 36th and 37th Convocation Ceremony of the University, covering 2015/2016, 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 Academic Sessions.
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IIUI President furthered the convocation has revealed that IIUI has a remarkable talent in all the aspects such as research, academic and managerial skills.