Oko-Irese, Kwara State, Nigeria
November 15, 2023
In a significant step towards advancing academic excellence, Thomas Adewumi University hosted the National Universities Commission (NUC) Accreditation Team for its esteemed Department of Accounting and Finance. The accreditation exercise, which took place on Tuesday, represents a pivotal commitment by the University to uphold rigorous educational standards.
The accreditation team, comprising Mrs. Joy A. Obaje (NUC representative), Prof. Ofidi M.U (Chair of the Panel), and Prof. Dada S.O (team member), conducted a thorough assessment of the academic programme, faculty qualifications, infrastructure, and overall adherence to NUC standards. Known for its unwavering dedication to providing quality education, the University eagerly anticipates a positive outcome from the exercise. The accreditation process, a stringent evaluation by the NUC, is essential in ensuring that academic institutions meet the necessary standards and benchmarks for quality education in Nigeria. Thomas Adewumi University's Department of Accounting and Finance demonstrated its dedication to maintaining high academic standards and providing students with a comprehensive and impactful learning experience.
During the accreditation visit, the NUC team meticulously inspected the department's facilities, interacted with faculty members, assessed the curriculum, and evaluated the overall learning environment. The University leadership, faculty, and students actively engaged in discussions and presentations, highlighting the department's achievements, innovations, and plans for continuous improvement. Prof. Francisca Oladipo, the Vice-Chancellor, expressed her delight at the accreditation, emphasizing the University's overall commitment to academic excellence. She stated, "This accreditation is a recognition of our unwavering dedication to providing quality education that meets global standards. It affirms our position as an institution committed to producing well-rounded and highly skilled graduates."
She also appreciated the accreditation Team for their thorough evaluation and underscored the university's commitment to delivering top-notch education in the field of Accounting and Finance. The University looks forward to further strengthening its position as a hub for quality education and academic excellence. As the university eagerly awaits the official outcome, the Thomas Adewumi University community remains hopeful for a positive accreditation result, paving the way for continued growth and success in the Department of Accounting and Finance.
The accreditation is expected to further enhance the reputation of Thomas Adewumi University and attract more students interested in pursuing a career in accounting and finance. It also opens up opportunities for collaborations with other institutions and industry partnerships. As Thomas Adewumi University receives the accreditation team, the entire university community looks forward to continuing its tradition of excellence in education, research, and community engagement.