The 16th UMT Convocation 2018 was happening from 11th November 2018 until 13th November 2018 with the graduation of Ph.D., Master, Bachelor and Diploma. Along with the convocation, there was a Pesta Konvo UMT occurred with a selling from many shops that sold many types of snacks, heavy meals and drinks. It took place at the Dataran Pesta Konvo UMT from 10th November 2018 until 14th November 2018.

On 13th November 2018, an event of cultural performances and singing also conducted on that night from 8.30 pm until 12.00 am. The event was called Gala Night where many performances from local students and international students. For the local students, there was a busking did by a group of students, theater and a traditional Malay dance from a cultural club of UMT. Not only that, there were also performances of Chinese, Sarawak and Sabah dance carried out.

Meanwhile, for the international students, there were also singing and dance performed on that night from various countries such as Bangladesh, Jordan, Indonesia and Thailand. A dance called Dabke Dance from Jordanian students and a Malay song that entitled Salam Terakhir were presented by Bilal Adil Mohammed from Iraq. For the Bangladesh students, there was a singing and dance conducted at the moment. Thailand and Indonesia students also performed that night.