The Vice-Chancellor of Covenant University, Professor AAA Atayero, has urged students of the University to be prepared for a most exciting session and brace up for the demands of academic engagement ahead of them in the 2016/2017 academic session.
In pursuance of excellence and the realisation of the institution’s vision to achieve a world class status by the year 2022, the Management of Covenant University on Friday, August 19, 2016, inaugurated various committees representing the different areas of the ‘ReCITe’ approach of the university’s developmental goals and focus for the 2016/2017 academic session.
The English West and Central Africa Safari/Internet of Things Conference offers the opportunity of capacity-building for members of faculty of Covenant University, who in turn would transfer the knowledge to students of the institution, organisers of the conference have revealed.
Covenant University and its sister institution, Landmark University, have resolved to team up with a leading global cloud technology and cognitive solutions organization, IBM, in the establishment of an AgricTech (Agricultural Technology) Centre of Excellence in Nigeria.
Nigeria’s Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has called on all stakeholders in the nation’s Information Communication Technology (ICT) sector to be focused on creating opportunities for all Nigerians in participating in ICT education irrespective of gender, age and tribe.
Every student graduating from tertiary institutions in Nigeria should be versed in the Internet of Things (IoT) whichever course he or she might have studied, the Regional Manager, Cisco Systems Corporate Affairs, Sub-Saharan Africa, Mr. Alfie Hamid, has said.
Covenant University on Sunday, August 14, 2016, received the new intake into the 100 Level. Many of the University management team, faculty, staff, as well as Students’ leaders were on ground to receive the freshmen and their parents/guardians into the Institution and directed them through the registration processes till they were checked into their various Halls of Residence.
Some of the parents/guardians share their experiences on the registration processes with the University’s Media and Corporate Affairs team, Excerpts:
Amidst cheers and encomiums on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, in the Vice-Chancellor’s conference room in Canaan Land, Ota, the Covenant University Management honoured the Director, Centre for Learning Resources, Dr. Christopher Nkiko on the occasion of his birthday.
Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State and a leading global Information Communication Technology (ICT) provider, Huawei, are exploring the feasibility of partnering on building a Smart CU towards the actualisation of the university’s Vision 10:2022.
Covenant University can be one of the solution providers to the world economy if it refocused its engineering research. This was the general agreement among the faculty and staff of the University at the just concluded 2016/2017 Executive Advance.