Oko-Irese, Kwara State, Nigeria
December 05, 2023
In a significant development for Thomas Adewumi University (TAU), the National Universities Commission (NUC) accreditation team recently conducted a comprehensive evaluation of the Microbiology programme. The accreditation process is a crucial step in ensuring the quality and standard of education in Nigerian Universities.
The NUC Accreditation team, led by Engr. Anyanwu Onyewuchi (NUC representative), Prof, J.N Ogbulie (Chair of the Panel), and Prof. Nwachukwu (team member), arrived at the University campus yesterday to carry out a thorough assessment of the Microbiology Programme. The team's primary objective was to evaluate the academic programme, faculty qualifications, infrastructure, research facilities, and overall adherence to NUC guidelines.
Throughout the visit, the NUC team engaged in a meticulous examination of the Microbiology facilities, laboratories, lecture halls, and library resources. They interacted with faculty members, students, and staff to gain insights into the programme's teaching methodologies, research activities, and the overall academic environment. The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Francisca Oladipo expressed gratitude for the opportunity to undergo the accreditation process. She emphasized the University's commitment to maintaining high standards in education and providing a conducive learning environment for students.
At the end of the rigorous evaluation process, the NUC accreditation team commended Thomas Adewumi University for its dedication to academic excellence. They noted the impressive infrastructure, qualified faculty, and commitment to research and innovation. The final accreditation report is expected to be submitted to the National Universities Commission for review and approval. Once approved, it will validate the Microbiology Programme and ensure that it meets the established standards set by the NUC.
The successful accreditation visit is a testament to Thomas Adewumi University's ongoing efforts to provide quality education and contribute to the development of skilled professionals in the field of Microbiology. The University looks forward to further advancements and continued collaboration with accrediting bodies to enhance the overall academic experience for its students.