The Association of West Africa Universities (AWAU) recently held its 6th Conference at Universite Cheikh Anta Diop (UCAD), Dakar with the theme: “Trans-Border Research and Quality Assurance: Challenges for African Universities”.
The Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission, Professor Abubakar Rasheed, has clarified that the Commission has not done any ranking exercise or ranked any university in Nigeria in the past 14 years.
The Executive Secretary, NUC Professor Abubakar Adamu Rasheed, has said that continuous interventions in the Nigeria University System by the World Bank has transformed Higher Education in Nigeria into a result-oriented and global commodity.
The Senate has adopted a report on the bill seeking to establish the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) University of Science and Technology, Abaji.
The Environmental and Social Management Framework of the Africa Centers of Excellence for Development Impact Project was prepared in Nigeria by the Association of African Universities on behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education.
The NUC in collaboration with the University of Sussex, UK held a one day research workshop for junior and mid-career academics with the theme ‘Postgraduate Researchers and Early Career Bootcamp’ at the at the Idris Abdulkadir Auditorium, NUC Secretariat.