By Harry Awurumibe, Editor, Abuja Bureau
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has graciously approved four Part- time courses for Caleb University, Imota, Lagos.
According to a circular from the NUC with reference
number: NUC/AP/P25/VOL.II/48, dated March 22, 2021, addressed to the Vice Chancellor, Professor Nosa Owens-Ibie and signed by Dr. N. B. Saliu, Director, Academic Planning of NUC, four Part- time courses have been approved for Caleb University.
The NUC circular stated inter alia: “I am directed to inform the Vice-Chancellor (Caleb University) that the Executive Secretary has considered and approved the establishment of the following Part-time undergraduate degree programmes to be run in the Main Campus of the University only, effective from the 2020/2021 academic session:
- B.Sc. Economics
- B.Sc. Political Science
- B.Sc. International Relations
- B.Sc. Criminology and Security Studies
It will be recalled that Caleb University recently got an approval from the Commission for the take-off of its Law Degree programme at its City Campus, Magodo, Lagos.
According to a press release signed by Dr. Elvis Efe Otobo, Head of Public and Community Relations, Caleb University, the institution is making progress on all fronts, building and developing landmark infrastructures at its campuses, including the modern and world class moot court, fully equipped physical and E-libraries, one of the best and biggest Mass Communication building and the engagement of globally rated professors and lecturers for all its programmes.
Dr. Otobo also said: “Caleb University is set to provide quality education for its growing student population to empower them with capabilities they require to become economically productive, develop sustainable livelihoods, contribute to peaceful and democratic societies and enhance their well-being”.