SWEP for Engineering Students Kicks off
The University’s College of Science and Technology has successfully flagged off its 3rd Student’s Work Experience Programme (SWEP) for its engineering students.
CU graduates 720 First, 21 Masters Degrees at 1st Convocation
It was pomp and pageantry at the final day of the first Convocation Ceremony of the University, which took place on Friday, July 28, 2006. At the ceremony, dubbed, “The Release of Eagles”, about 720 first degrees and 21 Master’s degrees were awarded in the following disciplines: Accounting, Business Administration, Industrial Relations, Marketing, Economics, Banking & Finance, International Relations, and Policy & Strategic Studies. Others were English Language, Literature-In-English, Mass Communication, Public Relations & Advertising, Psychology, Sociology, Computer Science, and Management Information Systems. 26 students graduated in the first class honours division.
It was intellectually stimulating and spiritually empowering at the second day of Covenant University convocation week. The day, which started with a convocation lecture delivered by Prof Joy Ogwu, OFR, Director-General of Nigerian Institute of International Affairs, also featured in the evening a Convocation Service conducted by Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo of the Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC), London.
CU FIRST CONVOCATION KICKS OFF
Activities marking the first convocation ceremony of Covenant University kick-off on Monday, July 4, 2006 in a three-pronged programme. These are special University Assembly in the morning, World Press Conference, addressed by the Chancellor, Dr David Oyedepo in the afternoon and serenade evening that witnessed a concert performance by Life Art Band.
CU hosts an International Workshop & Conference on mathematical and computer sciences
Between June 19 and 23, 2006, Covenant University was host to an International Workshop and Conference on: “New Trends in the Mathematical and Computer Sciences with Applications to Real World Problems”, which drew over 100 scholars in various areas of the mathematical and computer sciences from Austria, Poland, Sweden, The Netherlands, the United States of America and Nigeria. The Workshop and Conference were jointly organized by Covenant University and the International Centre for Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Lagos, in collaboration with the National Universities Commission, Abuja.
Nigerian Association of Inventors Meets @ CU
Few days after successfully hosting an international conference/workshop on New Trends in the Mathematical & Computer Science with Applications to Real World Problems, which drew participants from Europe and the US, Covenant University is again playing host to inventors from all nooks and crannies of Nigeria.
As part of Covenant University’s capacity building efforts, a special presentation on “Quality Service Delivery- The Key to a New Nigeria” was made on Friday, June 16, 2006 by a renowned, US-based Professor of Analytical Chemistry and Quality Management expert, Professor Vincent C. Anigbogu, at the University’s Faculty Fellowship.
The Honourable Minister, who was obviously overwhelmed by what she saw during a guided tour round the campus...
In response to NUC’s directive that Nigerian Universities improve on their World Wide Web presence in terms of visibility and impact by June 1, 2006, Covenant University Management set up the Webometric Ranking Taskforce.
Covenant University’s unique custom-built Entrepreneurial Development Studies programme (EDS) has continued to receive external validations as the University emerged the Best Entrepreneurship Promoter of the Year 2009