NUC CONFERS FULL ACCREDITATION STATUS ON 6 PROGRAMMES OF LANDMARK UNIVERSITY

The apex regulatory body for University Education in Nigeria, the National Universities Commission (NUC), has returned full accreditation status to the six (6) undergraduate courses of Landmark University Omu-Aran, Kwara State presented to the NUC Accreditation Teams during the  November/ December 2016   Exercise.

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Aize Obayan received the news of the conferment of full accreditation status on the six (6) programmes from the NUC on the 3rd of April, 2017, flagging the success of the exercise and the University’s notable penchant for best practices that have culminated in this high level performance.

According to the NUC report, the courses accredited were highly rated by the commission and would be for the period of five (5) years, between 2017 and 2021. The programmes are Computer Science, Economics, Biochemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Sociology.

Professor Obayan, with excitement, attributed the success of the accreditation to the faithfulness of God upon the University. She further appreciated the proprietor, Living Faith Church Worldwide under the visionary leadership of the Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Dr David Oyedepo for all the rich investments, while commending the notable contributions of the entire Faculty, Staff and Management of the University in their relentless pursuit of the University’s vision of academic excellence and worthy scholarship in the global education landscape.

She however noted that apart from the academic accreditations, the University's programmes in Accounting, Banking & Finance, and all the five engineering programmes, which include Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical & Information Engineering and Agricultural & Biosystems Engineering, have also gained full professional accreditation status from ICAN and COREN respectively. Just recently, the Computer Professional Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN) conferred full accreditation status on the Computer Science programme of the University.