Covenant University has continued to validate its leading position among the private and public universities in Nigeria. In the just released Webometrics Ranking of World Universities on February 4, 2016, the university emerged overall best private university and second overall best among all universities in the country. In addition, the university emerged first position in the Repository ranking in Nigeria and West Africa.
Students of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Covenant University have been urged to create digital solutions that meet real human needs. The advise was given by the Managing Director, Serve Consulting, Engineer Deolu Adejuyibe, at a recent Town and Gown interaction organized by the Department.
In order to equip Mass communication students of Covenant University with practical knowledge of the advertising industry and to enhance their employment prospect, the Department recently hosted a Town and Gown Seminar, where students were educated on the processes involved in creating a winning advertisement in the media world.
Former Director, Lagos State Waste Management Agency, Dr. Ola Oresanya, has called on Civil Engineering students of Covenant University to explore the diversification opportunities the area of Waste to Wealth management offers. He made this call at a recent Town & Gown seminar, of the Department of Civil Engineering, titled, ‘Waste Management Operations In Lagos State,’ for which he was a guest lecturer.
The Department of Biological Sciences held its 5th Town & Gown seminar on Friday, February 12, 2016 with the topic, ‘Building a Successful Career in the Confectionary Industry: A life Scientist’s Perspective,’ aimed at awakening the students to the various opportunities for employment in the confectionery industry.
A professor of Sustainable Engineering, Professor Israel Dunmade, will present the Covenant University’s 5th Inaugural Lecture. The lecture titled, “Sustainable Engineering: A Vital Approach to Innovative Product Development and Community Capacity Building,” will be presented on Friday, February 19, 2016, at the University Chapel.
Students of the Estate Management Department have been enlightened on the necessary path to become an Estate Surveyor and Valuer, at the just concluded Town and Gown Seminar organised by the department recently.
Covenant University’s Department of Petroleum Engineering has taking delivery of the Integrated Production Modeling (IPM) Software suite for training and educational purpose.
Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) have been identified as a potential catalyst for meeting the nation’s growing economic and social challenges associated with youth unemployment. The Managing Partner/CEO, R&S Consulting Limited, Lagos, Dr. Samuel Olufemi, made this assertion at the Covenant University’s Banking & Finance Department’s 6th Town & Gown seminar held on Tuesday, January 26, 2016.
With the goal to increase academic prowess and welfare on campus, particularly among the students, the Faculty Support Programme (FSP), recently organised a lecture series tagged “Maximizing My Stay on Campus,” for the students at the University Chapel.