The Management of Covenant University, Canaan Land, honoured the University’s Director, Centre for Learning Resources (CLR), Dr. Christopher Nkiko, on the occasion of his birthday.
Covenant University believes in connecting with the local community regardless of people’s situation and circumstances, to equip them with entrepreneurial skills that will empower them to change their lives and make a lasting impact on their communities. The development of these skills will play a significant role in reducing the levels of poverty prevalent in our local community and Nigeria as a whole. It has been out of this vision that Covenant University’s Centre for Entrepreneurial Development Studies (CEDS), was established.
The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) are seeking to increase awareness of preventative and curative health issues affecting the community through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). AMLSN signed the MoU with Covenant University on their recent visit to the University on Thursday, September 10, 2015. The MoU covers research, preventive health programmes and general health related mutual projects.
The Blood Bank Society of Nigeria (BBSN), Lagos Chapter was in Covenant University (CU) yesterday, to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which would give both parties leverage for collaborations and partnership covering the establishment of a blood donation centre in Covenant University, joint research, joint hosting of conferences, training workshops, symposiums and exhibitions.
The National Universities Commission, NUC recently released the result of its accreditation visits to Postgraduate administration programmes in Nigerian universities. Covenant University had its five Postgraduate programmes in administration fully accredited. Also, the Marketing Programme of the University has been granted full accreditation status by the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN). The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Charles Ayo, revealed the exciting news on Monday, September 7, 2015.
The Covenant University Health Centre, in collaboration with the University’s Medical Research Team, is set to launch a Disease Prevention and Control Centre. In a presentation to the University’s management on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, the team enumerated the benefits of the venture to the University and its community.
The decision of the Management of Covenant University to expose its students at all levels to Industrial Training (IT) is yielding the desired results. Until last academic session, only those in 300 Level were eligible to engage in such exposures.
To further consolidate its leadership in the Information Communication Technology and e-learning platform, Covenant University’s authors are to publish electronic versions of their books with potential authors encouraged to do likewise.
In order to ascertain the progress of Covenant University’s Centre for Research, Innovation and Development (CUCRID) building project, the Management of the University inspected the structure on Monday, August 31, 2015.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, between Covenant University (CU), Ota, Ogun State and Redeemer’s University, Ede, Osun State.