University News



CU Holds Specialised Conference on Leadership and Innovation

Covenant University’s African Leadership Development Centre (ALDC) in collaboration with the university’s Centre for Learning Resources (CLR) hosted a 3 day conference on the theme, ‘Leadership And Innovation: Cutting Edge Practices for the 21st Century Librarian.’


Nobel Laureate Joins CU Faculty

A Nobel Laureate in Economics and Professor of Economic Sciences from the Harvard University, Professor Eric Maskin, has joined Covenant University’s faculty as a Visiting Professor in the Department of Economics, College of Development Studies.


More Varsities with Quality Teaching Content is a Prerequisite for National Development…Prof. Osinbajo

For Nigeria to effectively confront the challenges of meaningful growth, which would result in addressing the problem of unemployment and creating a highly trained workforce, with consistent capacity to innovate, there is the urgent need for the nation to increase the size of her higher education system, with greater focus on content.


Dr. Oyedepo Charges 9th Set of Graduates Not to Disappoint Destiny

The Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Covenant University, Dr. David Oyedepo, at a special thanksgiving service for the 9th Convocation ceremony of the University has charged the 9th set of graduates, also referred to as the ‘Elite Set,’ not to disappoint destiny as they go into the larger society.


Hooding Event Presentation for SPS

Presentation by the Vice Chancellor, Augustine University, Ilara-Epe, Lagos State, Prof. Steve Olaoluwa Afolami


CU Holds 9th Convocation Ceremony for the Award of First and Higher Degrees

Covenant University held its 9th Convocation Ceremony on Friday, 27th of June, 2014; marking its ‘9th Release of Eagles’ since inception in 2002. The ceremony which began at 9am attracted dignitaries from across the globe. Attendees include individuals from the academia, politicians, the clergy, traditional rulers, entrepreneurs and the general public.


“We Have Great Memories of Our Undergraduate Days in CU,”...Kenya Alumnae

Two Kenyans, Sheila Loice Kitsao and Marjorie Okeyo were among the first sets of international students in Covenant University. Recently they visited their alma mater and had a sweet reminiscence of their undergraduate days at Nigeria’s number one private university and how they were able to successfully make the most of the opportunity availed them to study in Nigeria.


CU Holds 9th Special Convocation Assembly

Covenant University holds its 9th Convocation Assembly today, Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at the university Chapel in Canaanland, Ota.


Hooding Event presentation for CST

A Paper Presented at the Hooding Ceremony of College of Science & Technology, (Cst) Covenant University, Ota by Mr. Rowland E. Abonta (Fnivs), Second Vice President – Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors & Valuers on 26th June, 2014