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.
The Ota District of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has commended the support so far received from Covenant University on the forthcoming Zonal Conference of the professional body to be hosted by the University.
A young seasoned Engineer, Franklin Uzoma, who is also a Project Director, at Integrated Advanced Analysts (IAA) Associates, has advised the Civil Engineering students of Covenant University on how to build an impactful career in Engineering.
The Guest Speaker at the recent Town and Gown Seminar of the Department of Civil Engineering, Covenant University, Engr. A. A. Adeyemi, has described engineering as the application of scientific knowledge to achieve a desired goal and also, as the crux of human and economic development.