rawalpindi - The 17th convocation of Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR) will be held today (Saturday) at 10:00am at the campus.

Governor Punjab/Chancellor PMAS-AAUR Muhammad Rafiq Rajwana will be the chief guest on the occasion while the vice-chancellor PMAS-AAUR Dr Rai Niaz Ahmed and other faculty members will also present. As many as 2,360 students will be awarded PhD, MPhil, masters and BS Honours degrees, besides gold, bronze and silver medals and cash prizes to position holders, informed university spokesman yesterday.