The Department of Political Science and International Relations, Covenant University, has organised a training workshop for members of the department in a bid to build their capacity towards the organisation of the maiden Covenant University Model United Nations (CU-MUN) session, which comes up later this year in the University.
Key players in the Nigerian Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry have urged government and all agencies involved in the delivery of ICT services in the country to improve their effectiveness to ensure the integrity of future elections and the success of development programmes in the country.
Putting in place relevant Information Communication Technology (ICT) infrastructure for the application of adaptable technology in electoral process will go a long way to ensure transparency and credibility of elections in Nigeria, an ICT expert, Professor Adesola Aderounmu, has declared.
The happy times are here as Covenant University continues to blaze the trail in global research profile ranking.
Covenant University and its faculty have been ranked leading institution and authors respectively in the research areas of Business and International Management.
In a recent report by Scival in which forty-eight (48) Nigerian institutions and 500 leading authors in Business, Management and Accounting were captured, Covenant University is a clear leader. In the institutional ranking, Covenant University with 234 publications, 335 authors and a citation impact factor of 0.58, has an overwhelming edge over forty-seven other leading universities in the research field captured in the report.
In a league of top-class Nigerian universities, Covenant University has been placed first in Strategy and Management research.
Covenant University is ahead of other institutions in Nigeria as far as research publications profile in Management Information Systems is concerned.
Among forty-eight leading Nigerian universities captured by Scival in a five-year period (2013-2018), Covenant University has a significant number of authors with six (6) of the top ten researchers in the marketing field.
As far as research in General Management and Accounting are concerned in the Nigerian university community, Covenant University is numero uno.