Year two students of the College of Engineering, Covenant University, have described the Student Work Experience Programme (SWEP) as innovative and beneficial for both personal and professional growth. The aim of the programme is to promote technical skills among Engineering students.
Speakers and participants at the recently concluded maiden edition of Future Ready University Conference 2015 have agreed that a future ready university is one with the right equipment, tools and skills to succeed, as well as overcome any problem that may arise.
In recent times, Covenant University has played host to so many individuals, corporate organizations, groups, governmental and non-governmental organizations, professional bodies and schools at her well layed out campus.
Covenant University welcomed a team of Accreditors from the National Universities Commission (NUC) on Monday, June 15, 2015, for the accreditation of various programmes in the University. The team, which was made up of 22 members, was received in the Vice-Chancellor’s Conference Room.
Officials of the Covenant Microfinance Bank (CMFB), Canaan Land, Ota, a financial institution owned by Covenant University, on Thursday, June 11, 2015, visited the Management of the University.
Covenant University, on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM).
Covenant University played host to a retreat organized by Prostate Cancer Transatlantic Research Consortium (CAPTC) on research dissemination, in Canaan Land, Ota, Ogun State. The retreat began on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, and ran through Friday, June 5, 2015.
The Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Professor Charles Ayo, has proposed an educational system that is based on needs or that is necessity focused, which according to him, would address the socio-political and economic woes of the nation.
With the introduction and existence of CLOUD Computing (Computer Location Independent Online Utility available on Demand), a metaphor for internet, participants at the just concluded GOOGLE I/O 2015 Covenant University Extended, were privileged to be exposed to aspects of software and intellectual development.
After a year of wonderful experiences and sojourn in the United States, Pearl Elenwo and Hadassah Hussaini, both 300 Level students of Political Science and International Relations, Covenant University, have opened up about their experiences.