Without the exploits of Covenant University, the initiative of allowing private individuals or organisations to run universities, taken many years ago,would have been a grand failure. That was the verdict of the Executive Secretary ofthe National Universities Commission (NUC), Professor Adamu Abubakar Rasheed.
Professor Atayero Receives Enactus Nigeria Champions, Promises Full Support Ahead of Global Competition
The victorious Covenant University Enactus Team has paid a thank you visit to the Vice-Chancellor and the University Management, for the robust support enjoyed by the team en route its championship-winning performance at the recently held 2019 National Championship of Enactus Nigeria.
A world-class University like Covenant needs to continuously disrupt, positively, her postgraduate studies structure for her to remain globally relevant to the needs of the present time. This was the position of the Keynote Speaker and a professor of Biochemistry, and Provost, Postgraduate School, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Professor Gbenga Adebola Adenuga.
The graduating Class of 2019 in the College of Business and Social Sciences (CBSS), Covenant University, has been told to brace up and adapt to the realities of the world of work, if they must fit into the fast-pace and technologically-driven world of work. This message was handed down by the Director, Professional Development, Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria, Dr. Charles Obiajulu Ugwu, who was Keynote Speaker at the CBSS’s Hooding event.
Curtains had since been drawn on the 14th Convocation Ceremony of Covenant University, but the memories still linger. One of such was the unique spectacle of a mother and her daughter graduating the same day from the same University, but in different programmes.
The Vice-President, Education, Living Faith Church Worldwide, Pastor (Mrs.) Faith Oyedepo, has advised recently graduated students of Covenant University to be armed with the mystery of thanksgiving not only for where they were, but for where they were going.
A senior Pastor of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Pastor Yakubu Kezi, has advised the graduands of Covenant University to question everything but the validity, veracity and authenticity of God’s word.
The Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Covenant University, Dr. David O. Oyedepo, has charged parents and guardians of graduates of the institution to allow their wards live the Covenant University dream, as a graduate of Petroleum Engineering, Miss Motunrayo Ajia, emerged the first graduate with 5.00 CPGA in the history of the University.
After a decade of use of the African Quality Rating Mechanism (AQRM), accompanied with quality-enhancing remediation, the quality of higher education in Africa would have received a boost significant enough to pop up many more African universities on global league tables, the Chairman, Strategy Advisory Committee, National Universities Commission, Professor Peter Okebukola has said.
The Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Covenant University, Dr. David O. Oyedepo, has urged graduating students of the institution to develop and maintain the appetite to excel in their chosen careers and other endeavours.