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Notice:  Issue of Certificates of Award (09 Nov 2022 update)
Notice:  Graduation Ceremonies for 2019/2020 Cohorts

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As per University Statute 19 (1) of the University of Mauritius

STATUTE 19 (1)

The Chancellor – Chairperson

Dr J C L Autrey, CSK

The Pro-Chancellor

Mr P Chitamun, CSK
The Vice-Chancellor Professor S K Sobhee

The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Academia)


The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Planning and Resources)

Associate Professor M I Santally

The Chief of Facilities and Services

Mr H Goolap


The Deans of Faculty:

Faculty of Agriculture

Associate Professor D Puchooa

Faculty of Engineering

Dr R Unmar, Acting Dean
Faculty of Information, Communication and Digital Technologies Associate Professor K K Khedo

Faculty of Law & Management

Professor P Gunputh
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Associate Professor (Dr) S Goorah, Acting Dean

Faculty of Science

Associate Professor D Y Tangman

Faculty of Social Studies & Humanities

Professor L A Carpooran, OSK

The Minister overseeing Tertiary Education

The Honourable (Mrs) Leela Devi Dookun-Luchoomun, GCSK

Vice-Prime Minister and Minister of Education, Tertiary Education, Science and Technology

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry overseeing Tertiary Education


Permanent Secretary
Minister of Education, Tertiary Education, Science and Technology

Two Members of the National Assembly

The Honourable. (Ms) Teenah Jutton


The Honourable. Dhananjay Ramful


One Benefactor of the University

Benoit de Coriolis

Chief Human Resources Officer
Eclosia Group

One Person to represent Learned Societies

Me S.A Marie Thierry Vincent Koenig

The Mauritius Law Society

Three Persons to represent the Professions

Dr (Mrs) Y D Soopal-Lutchmun

Chairperson Medical Council

Me Y Varma

Senior Counsel
Mauritius Bar Association

Mr R Prayag

Institution of Engineers Mauritius

One Member of the University Convocation

Mr Bhooyasheel Akshay Seedoyal

One Representative of the Tertiary Education Commission /Higher Education Commission

The Commissioner,
Higher Education Commission 

One Representative of the Mauritius Institute of Training and Development

Mr S Maudarbocus

Ag Director

One Representative of Local Government

Mr T Garburrun

Assistant Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Local Government & Disaster Risk Management

One Representative to be nominated by the Minister of Cooperatives

Mrs G Beegoo

Acting Registrar of Cooperative Societies

One Representative of the Trade Unions

Mr Maheshwarsingh Baujeet

Government Teachers Union

One Representative of the Employers

Mr Kevin Ramkaloan

Chief Executive Officer
Business Mauritius

One Representative from the Mauritius Export Association


One Rector to represent Secondary Schools

Mr Ranjan Betchoo

Rector Rajcoomar Gujadhur SSS

One Representative of the Chamber of Agriculture

Mrs Jacqueline Sauzier

General Secretary

One Representative of Chamber of Commerce

Mrs Fiona Hungley Quirin

Human Resource Manager
The Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry

One Representative nominated by the Association of Bankers

Mr Daniel Essoo

Chief Executive Officer
Mauritius Bankers Association Ltd

A Representative of the Prime Minister’s Office

Mr Ravi Shankar Sonea

Permanent Secretary
Prime Minister’s Office

A Representative of the Attorney-General

Mrs Priya Veedu Ramjeeawon Varma

Assistant Parliamentary Counsel

Five persons nominated by the Prime Minister from Business and Industry

Mr Harold Mayer

Director Ciel Group

Mr Avinash Gopee

Managing Director
N-G Group

Mr Ahmed Parkar

Star Knitwear Ltd

Mrs J Chan Ah Song

Managing Director
Astek Mauritius

Mr Dhiren Ponnusamy

Chief Executive Officer
Medine Group

One Representative from each of the registered Staff Unions of the University

Associate Professor(Dr) A Khoodaruth

University of Mauritius Academic Staff Union

Mr M Beekaroo

University of Mauritius Technicians’ Union

Mr I Sookhroo

University of Mauritius Staff Union

One Representative of the Students’ Union of the University

Mr Soheil Seerickissen

President, Students’ Union

Secretary , University Court

Mrs S Boodhoo-Saroar

Administrative Manager



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