- Graduation ceremony is known as Convocation.
- Rangoon University holds the ceremony at the Convocation Hall.
- In the early days, the Prime Minister of the Union of Burma serves as Adhipati (Chancellor) of RU, attends the Convocations and also deliver speeches.
- RU has Adhipati Lann (Chancellor Road).
- In the USA, the graduation ceremony is known as Commencement.
- In some universities, the Commencement ceremony is held in the open (e.g. Quadrangle).
- Steve Jobs was invited to give his Commencement Speech at Standford University.
It covered three key events of his life.
- In 1961, the Faculty of Engineering of Rangoon University moved to the Gyogone Campus.
- It was named BIT (Burma Institute of Technology).
- Saya U Yone Moe (Retired Chief Engineer of Burma Railways) succeeded four Interim Deans (Dr. Htin Aung, Dr. Tha Hla, U Po Tha and Dr. Maung Maung Kha).
- When RIT (Rangoon Institute of Technology) was established under the new Education system, Saya U Yone Moe became the Rector.
- The Convocation was held at the “Aw Bar Lann” (known for the thunderous applause).
- Thanks to those who took the photos.