Covenant’s drive for quality research has been rewarded by her leadership in Multidisciplinary research in Nigeria, according to the latest SciVal report.
Academics in Covenant have been charged to invest their time and energy in developing their expertise in specific subject areas. This was the thrust of a presentation titled, ‘Cultivating Teaching Excellence in a World-Class University’, given by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Professor Akan Williams, at the just concluded Executive Advance Programme for the 2018/2019 Academic Session.
The Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Covenant University, Dr. David O. Oyedepo, has urged faculty and staff of the University to renew their commitment to helping students build their character. He considered it vital in the quest to successfully rebuild the nation’s socio-economic and political fabrics.
The Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Professor AAA. Atayero, has reiterated that the University would have to distinguish herself as a very strong research institution in her drive towards becoming one of the top 10 Universities in the world, just as he encouraged faculty and staff to rededicate themselves to publishing and set goals of Covenant.
It is indisputable that Covenant University has demonstrated a very strong prowess in research, culminating in the invention of several life-changing products. But much still has to be done in the area of marketing the products.
The Director, Directorate of International Office and Linkages (DIOL), Covenant University, Dr. Ada Peter, has revealed that the University recorded a 200% increase in her institutional collaborations in the last one year.
The recently approved policies guiding the administration and operations of Covenant University were aimed at boosting professionalism of faculty and staff, give clear line of sight to achieving objectives, and ensure swifter decision-making process, the Registrar of the University, Dr. Olumuyiwa Oludayo, has explained.
Covenant has sustained her leadership in Engineering in Nigeria by winning big at the Committee of Deans of Engineering and Technology of Nigerian Universities (CODET) National Engineering Competition, which held in Abuja on August 7, 2018.
Members of the Covenant University Chapter of Enactus, an international nonprofit organisation dedicated to inspiring students to improve the world through entrepreneurial action, have assured the Management of the University that Team Covenant would work harder towards winning the coveted gold at next year’s Enactus National Competition.
The Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Covenant University, Dr. David O. Oyedepo, has declared the 2018/2019 Academic Session as the “Year of Unprecedented Impact” for the University’s Management, faculty and staff.