As part of the Institution’s determination to give our young members sense of belonging, The Nigerian Institution of Mechanical Engineers recently organizes National Technical Papers presentation and Induction of Graduates members in Ibadan. This event organized by , The Nigerian Institution Of Mechanical Engineers Ibadan Chapter organized Graduate induction Ceremony for Graduating students of the Mechanical department in the Polytechnic of Ibadan at VENUE: FACULTY OF ENGINEEERING NEW LECTURE THEATER, I
Various dignitaries from across the country joined the Mechanical engineers counterparts in Ibadan to mark the event. Led by the Deputy National Chairman of the Institution Engr. Ugochukwu P. Nzurumike FNSE FNIMechE who represented the National Chairman, Prof. A. A. Bello, FNIMechE are the National Executive Council Members, Engr. Akin Akintola FNSE FNIMechE, National General Secretary, Engr. Goodluck Ohwodo MNSE MNIMechE, Warri Chapter Chairman, Engr. Dr. Ademola Dare MNIMechE MNSE, Ibadan Chapter Chairman, Engr. Bola Olowe FNSE, Chairman NSE Ibadan Branch, Engr. Adekunle Amos Adegbola, Dean Faculty of Engineering, Ibadan Polytechnic among others.
Others are the guest speaker, Engr. Dr. A. R. Adetunji, Guest Speaker, National Technical paper presenter, Engr. Alabi R. Oladele, (who delivered Graduate Induction lecture), Engr. David Babalola Oke, HOD Mechanical Department, Mr. Jacob Adeagbo Adeniran, Faculty Officer ,
Also at the event are the executive committees’ members of NIMechE Ibadan Chapter, students and parents and others
The Deputy National Chairman, and Engr. Ugochukwu P. Nzurumike thanked the Chapter for organizing the “The National Technical Paper Presentation and Graduate Induction Ceremony” He said it was the right step in the right direction.
He also said that the Graduate Induction ceremony will ensure that Graduating students who studied Mechanical Engineering, be groomed properly as Engineers to be and also ensure that members are constantly on the increase for chapters.
Engr. Ugochukwu finally thanked the Institution and the Rector of the Polytechnic, Prof. Olatunde O. Fawole for their supports to the Chapter.
Two papers were presented during the Occasion. The first was a National Technical paper presentation by Engr. Dr. A. R. Adetunji, and the second was the Graduate Induction Lecture by Engr. Alabi R. Oladele.
The ceremony was conducted by the National General Secretary of the Institution, Engr. Akin Akintola FNSE FNIMechE. The inductees where administered oaths and officially welcomed into the Institution by the National Deputy Chairman. Over Twenty Seven Graduates were inducted into NIMechE Ibadan Chapter.
The highlight of the event was the presentation of award to the best Graduating students in the department. The awardees are:
- Gbadero Jephtar Oluwafemi; overall best mechanical engineering student
- Daniel Tosin Emmanuel and Mr. Rabiu Yusuff Olawale had the same CGPA. They came as second best graduating students for the session in the Department
- Fatola Olalekan Samuel emerged as best third graduating student from the department