As a foremost state University in Nigeria founded in 1981, Abia State University has maintained its leadership within and beyond the Eastern heartlands of Nigeria. It has remained resilient in the acquisition and dissemination of ICT-driven skills, comparable to graduates anywhere in Africa. Located in the Igbo heartland where skill acquisition and entrepreneurship constitute the ... Continue Reading
As a foremost state University in Nigeria founded in 1981, Abia State University has maintained its leadership within and beyond the Eastern heartlands of Nigeria. It has remained resilient in the acquisition and dissemination of ICT-driven skills, comparable to graduates anywhere in Africa. Located in the Igbo heartland where skill acquisition and entrepreneurship constitute the culture of the people, the University’s academic plan is structured to act as the backbone in the realization of the entrepreneurship drive of the people; hence, the University runs a comprehensive entrepreneurship / skill acquisition programme as to actualize the University’s slogan of One Graduate-Two Skills.
No fewer than seven students of the Abia State University, Uturu obtained first class degree from the university on Saturday at the convocation ceremony.
Its Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Chibuzor Ogbuagu, who spoke during its convocation
, noted that graduates of the university had received enough training to compete favourably with their contemporaries from across the globe.
He urged them to lead exemplary life as well as to remain worthy ambassadors of the institution.
Ogbuagu, while commending the support of the state government to the school, promised that his leadership would continue to provide the enabling environment for academic excellence.
He also lauded the intervention of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, noting that its support was responsible for many of the infrastructural developments in the university.
The University is located in Uturu at Longitude 5o42’N and Latitude 6o48’E on an average elevation of 450m. It is accessible to three International airports: The Port Harcourt International Airport with a driving time of about two and half hours, Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu with about two hours driving time, and Dr. Sam Mbakwe International Airport, Owerri with about two hours driving time.
The University accepts partnership with institutions, governments, and private sector in broad areas ofscience and technology (including the Geographic Information Systems), Law, Education, Social science and the Humanities.
The serene university environment with surrounding knolls and irresistible flora presents a micro-climatic condition that allows serious academic work.
The University is peaceful with functional social infrastructures which foster creativity, hard work, competition and self reliance.
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