Professor Charles Korede Ayo
The problem of Nigeria’s education system is not in the policies, but the wrong conceptualisation of the process of implementing such policies. This was the assertion made by the Vice-Chancellor of Covenant University, Professor Charles Korede Ayo, at the opening session of the Capacity Building Programme on Entrepreneurial Education, organized by the University in partnership with the National Board on Technical Education.
The Management of Covenant University will soon consummate an agreement with Open Arms Limited in the area of capacity building of new faculty that have just been brought on board the University system.
Following the recommendation of the Central Appointments and Promotions Committee (A&PC), and the approval of the University Board of Regents, Covenant University has promoted 14 of her senior faculty to the professorial cadre.
The Governing Council of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, the Proprietor base of Covenant University has approved the appointment of Pastor Abraham Ojeme, as Pro-Chancellor of the University. His appointment takes effect from September 2013.
Students of Applied Biology and Biotechnology went on a field trip to Nigerian Conservation Foundation, Lekki Reserves, Lagos on the 4th of October, 2013.
The Committee of Deans of Postgraduate Schools (CDPGS) in Nigerian Universities have been advised to look out for alternatives to funding postgraduate research and training.
For the first time in the country, Covenant University and Diamond Bank have jointly launched an International Debit Card with multipurpose features and usage to serve as identification card for her students. The card was launched at the Vice-Chancellor’s Conference room on Tuesday, September 24, 2013.
A 13-man delegation from the University of Johannesburg, led by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ihron Rensburg, paid a working visit to Covenant University, in a bid to seek out platforms for establishing research clusters.
The Management, Faculty, Staff, Students and Alumni base of Covenant University took time out to display one of the University’s Core Values of Sacrifice to humanity, on the occasion of the birthday anniversary of the Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Dr. David Oyedepo.
Barely eight years after its formation, the United Kingdom Chapter of Covenant University Alumni Association (CUALA), has been launched. The launch, which took place in London, was geared towards galvanizing the spread of graduates of Covenant University across Europe towards making the University brand more renowned and organized.