Skyline University Nigeria (SUN), in collaboration with Skyline University College (SUC) Sharjah, hosts the Nigerian Chapter of the Alumni Association of SUC, at the annual Iftar dinner on 28th of April, 2021. The Iftar was organized to foster fellowship with the Muslim alumni in the holy month of Ramadan, to serve as a way for the management of SUN/SUC to show their appreciation for the people who make up Skyline Community, as well as induct them into the Skyline Alumni Association.
The alumnae present were inducted into the SUC Alumni Association of Nigeria. The induction ceremony was hosted in the SUN University campus and also featured virtually to enable participation from SUC’s management, and other alumnae from distant locations. These individuals comprised members in Nigeria with shared memories of educational experience in SUC, who have demonstrated distinguished professionalism, outstanding character and commitment to community service. The induction also stands to encourage exemplary achievements by current students and others, soon to be inductees into the association.
While giving his opening address, the Vice-Chancellor of Skyline University Nigeria, Professor Ajith Kumar V.V appreciated the newly inducted members to the Alumni, Association and highlighted the importance of the Association for any institute. “Our reputation as a University is partly based upon your success and I look forward to having more time with you in the coming months”, he stated.
The Vice-Chancellor of SUC, Dr. Mohammad Inairat, speaking on some of the ethos of the association, remarked that the Alumni Association of Skyline University is a platform for Skyliners to network young leaders to prepare themselves for the global workplace. He appreciated the members of the Corporate Affairs Department of Both Universities as well as other key players in the event. “We are thankful for the guidance and support of Dr. Osama Dean Students Affairs, Mr. Rakesh Gaur Director Marketing & Communication and Dr. Nizar Head of SUC Alumni Association Committee”.
Earlier, Engr. Bashir Garba, the Head of Corporate Affairs Department of SUN, while given the opening remarks, welcomed the alumnae and stated that the Iftar is the first-ever reception of the Alumni Association of SUC. "We are highly thankful to the SUN Pro-Chancellor and Vice-Chairman of SUC, Mr. Nitin Anand for supporting the Alumni Association and its office bearers to establish this initiative which is part of the vision of the university. I’m very grateful for my team and the support from the VC".