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Nigeria: University of Abuja – FG to move engineering students to other varsities

University of Abuja

Engineering students of the University of Abuja who have been protesting for several months over non-accreditation of their programme would be relocated to other universities to complete their studies within the next few months. Already, the National Universities Commission (NUC) has met with prospective universities that could re-absorb these Engineering students who have refused to let other students of the ... Read More »

Nigerian universities demand bribes for admission

Every year about 1 million Nigerian students pass college entrance exams, but the country’s universities can admit only 300,000. The shortage of university places leaves most of Nigeria’s best students frustrated and uneducated, according to Kabir Mato, director of the Institute for Anti-Corruption Studies at the University of Abuja. “There is a tremendous national crisis that is at hand,” Mato ... Read More »

Nigeria: FG may transfer University of Abuja students to other universities

The Minister of Education, Prof. Ruqayyatu Rufa’i, announced that students of the suspended faculties of Medicine, Veterinary Medicine and Engineering of the University of Abuja, might be transferred to other institutions. Rufai said the Federal Government would take this decision if at the end of six months, the university authorities were unable to meet accreditation requirements. Rufai made government’s position ... Read More »

Nigeria: NUC rides on British Council to save distance learning

With about 350,000 admission capacity, it is very clear that the 120 federal, state and private universities in the country cannot solve the problem of students’ enrolment at present. Over 1.6 million candidates sought admission to various universities last year with about 350,000 securing the entrance. As a matter of fact, 99, 000 out of the 1.6 million had preferred ... Read More »

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