Covenant University’s culture of excellence has once again been accorded deserved recognition, as two more accreditation teams from the National Universities Commission (NUC) expressed their admiration for provisions made for the running of Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering Programmes in the institution.
Five programmes of Covenant University that were due for re-accreditation by the National Universities Commission (NUC), have left good impressions on members of the visiting Accreditation Teams from the Commission.
Seventy-five (75) members of faculty at Covenant University have been listed among the top 10 Nigerian authors in various subject areas, according to the latest computations by Elsevier SciVal, the strategic data analysis tool employed by ranking bodies worldwide.
For the second time in succession, Covenant University, the best private university in Nigeria, emerged winner of the Best Use of Technology Award among private universities in Nigeria. The University received the award at the 3rd edition of the Nigeria Technology Awards on November 25, 2017, in Lagos.
A synergy between engineering and the core manufacturing sub-sector is absolutely necessary if Nigeria must attain the status of an industrialised nation, a senior faculty at Covenant University, Professor Festus Oyawale, has asserted.
NUC Accreditation Teams Laud Covenant on Biology, Psychology, Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Programmes
The National Universities Commission (NUC) teams on an accreditation visit to four programmes of Covenant University – Biology, Psychology, Chemical Engineering and Petroleum Engineering – have commended the University on the provisions made for running the programmes.
Two French Institutions, Ecole Central Nantes (ECN) and ESSEC Business School (EBS), have indicated their willingness to collaborate with Covenant University in different endeavours.
The Director, African Leadership Development Centre (ALDC), Professor Aize Obayan, has advocated that, for Covenant University to become one of the top 10 universities in the world by the year 2022, the vision must be broken into parts, whereby departments and units of the University play their roles with the leaders at the leading edge.
The Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Covenant University and Landmark University, Dr. David O. Oyedepo, has charged the Management and Professorate of both institutions to strive for enhanced improvement in the discharge of their responsibilities so as to command better results.
Covenant University and the University of Johannesburg (UJ), South Africa, have agreed to work together towards forging collaboration between the two institutions.
This much was revealed on Monday, November 20, 2017, at a meeting between a visiting team from UJ and the Management of Covenant University.