An Information Communication Technology expert, Mr. Olatunji Agbaje, has urged students of Mathematics at Covenant University to strive to acquire ICT skills to complement their certificate to enable them compete favourably in the job market or as an entrepreneur.
Students in the Department of Chemistry, Covenant University have been urged to familiarise themselves with the principles and work ethics of a Chemist in manufacturing industry, in order to safeguard the product consumers. This advise was given by the Head, Production Department, De-United Foods Limited, Mr. Ogunleye Timothy, at a recent Town and Gown interaction organised by the Department.
Employability skills which are said to be necessary for getting, keeping and doing well on a job has been recommended for all graduate employees in order to be an asset in the labour market.
Researchers, scientists and faculty at the College of Science and Technology (CST), Covenant University, rose from their one-day College Seminar with the conviction that multidisciplinary research collaboration was the way forward for creative and sustainable research products.
Among the just concluded series of activities for Covenant University’s College Week, is the very robust, impactful and informative conference of the College of Leadership Development Studies, tagged, ‘Entrepreneur Leadership and the Challenges of Youth Unemployment.’ The conference addressed the causes and effects of unemployment in Nigeria, and explored ways to curb the scourge.
The need for consideration of health and safety in construction projects was brought to the fore recently at the departmental Town and Gown Seminar of the Department of Architecture, Covenant University.
The Managing Director Interstate Architects Ltd, Mr. Oluwasegun Ladegain his paper titled ““Environment, Health and Safety in Construction Projects: What Architect should know”, exposed the architectural principles that ensures health and safety in construction project even as he shared his personal experience in the profession.
The Ota Unit Commander of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Assistant Corps Commander Leye Adegboyega, on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, paid a courtesy call on the Vice-Chancellor and the management team of Covenant University to seek collaboration with the University.
Explosion of new knowledge, environmental change, technological advancements among others have been identified as some of the notable factors that need the attention of Civil Engineers in the 21st Century. This was the submission of the Chief Executive Officer, Sparta Contractor Nigeria Limited, Dr. Atilade Oshoniyi.
Only strict adherence to rules, laws and labour policies in industrial relations by all stakeholders can guarantee harmony in employment relationships in Nigeria, a Professor of Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management at Covenant University has advocated.
An automobile manufacturing expert has said students of Mechanical Engineering at Covenant University, and Nigerian engineers in general, would have to elevate their creative ingenuity beyond the ordinary so as not to be left behind by the fast pace of technological development.