NUC approves University of lbadan’s new business school

University of Ibadan (UI)
University of Ibadan (UI) [Photo: sirkenayo.com]

The National Universities Commission has approved the establishment of a School of Business at the University of Ibadan, the school said.

This is contained in a statement by the university’s Director of Public Communications, Olatunji Oladejo.

Mr. Oladejo said the approval was conveyed to the university in a letter signed by the commission’s Director of Standards, G. Kumo.

He said approval was sequel to the recent resource evaluation visit carried out by a panel of experts from the NUC to the university on its proposed School of Business.

Mr. Oladejo said the panel had assessed the human and material resources available for the establishment of the school.

“The school will run executive Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with specialisation in telecommunications, agribusiness, oil and gas, effective from the 2015/2016 academic session,’’ it said.

Mr. Oladejo said further inclusion of options would require the express approval of the commission.

“All programmes shall bear only the approved titles and nomenclatures (MBA Telecommunications), etc and any change will require the approval of the commission.”

Meanwhile, the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Isaac Adewole, has commended the NUC for the approval.

(NAN)

Advertisement

RIPAN Campaign AD

Support PREMIUM TIMES' journalism of integrity and credibility

Good journalism costs a lot of money. Yet only good journalism can ensure the possibility of a good society, an accountable democracy, and a transparent government.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble endeavour.

By contributing to PREMIUM TIMES, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.

Donate


NEVER MISS A THING AGAIN! Subscribe to our newsletter

* indicates required

DOWNLOAD THE PREMIUM TIMES MOBILE APP

Now available on

  Premium Times Android mobile applicationPremium Times iOS mobile applicationPremium Times blackberry mobile applicationPremium Times windows mobile application

TEXT AD: This space is available for a Text_Ad.. Call Willie on +2347088095401 for more information


All rights reserved. This material and any other material on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES.