The importance of quality assurance over quality control in any organisation was the crux of discussions at a recent Town and Gown interaction in Covenant University.
Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, and Cranfield University, United Kingdom, are putting modalities in place to collaborate on a number of research-based and teaching endeavours, which would be of mutual benefit to the two institutions.
Covenant University, the leading private university in Africa, has also emerged the winner of the Best Use of Technology Award among the private universities in Nigeria. The university received the award at the 2nd Nigeria Technology Awards on November 26, 2016, in Lagos.
The Federal Government has been called upon to shun foreign loan as the only option to bail the country out of the current recession and look inward to other means of injecting money into the economy in order to push production as well as empower spending.
Researchers from Covenant and Mountain Top Universities have recommended the regulation of sustainability reporting in Nigeria, so as to enforce compliance on corporate entities. This, according to their findings, would bring about more transparency and accountability which would enhance development in the nation.
Covenant University has stepped up its drive towards ensuring safety on roads within the campus and beyond with the organization of a four-day seminar on defensive driving for staff and other members of the University community.
Covenant University’s motto, “Raising a new generation of leaders”, has yet again been validated with one of its graduates, Mr. Oti Ebubechukwu, developing an Information Communication Technology (ICT) Centre in a Secondary School in Lagos State, Nigeria.
Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State, and Famolex Integrated Consult - the representative of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) - have agreed to collaborate on the introduction of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) to students of the university, with a view to boosting their chances of employment in the labour market and enhancing their enrolment in graduate schools.
The Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Professor AAA. Atayero, has charged Research Clusters in the University to cooperate among themselves and make full disclosures on their research activities so as to achieve the desired objectives of the institution.
The Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Professor AAA. Atayero, has urged faculty, staff, alumni and students on the Dreamers and Visioners platforms to dedicate themselves to seeing that their ideas are transformed into products so as to derive the full benefit of the innovation.