Igbinedion University has commenced its Joint University Preliminary Education Board (JUPEB) Program for the 2019/2020 academic session. The program which was approved in September 2018 after an intensive resource verification of the University’s facilities by a high powered accreditation team from JUPEB led by the former Registrar of the board, Prof. Duro Ajeyalemi is now set to begin enrolment.
Consequently the University has organized a one-day intensive Orientation/Training for the newly recruited Instructors for the JUPEB program in the University. The training which covered every aspect of the JUPEB programme and relevant subjects including teaching methodology, marking scheme, continuous assessment among others was conducted by the same former Registrar of JUPEB and Professor of Science Education from the University of Lagos, Professor Duro Ajeyalemi who led the accreditation team of the board.
Professor Ajeyalemi while paying a Courtesy visit on the Vice Chancellor before the commencement of the training commended the University for its Determination and preparedness for the success of the JUPEB program. He described the training program as the right foot forward and pledged his support to assist the University’s JUPEB program achieve its ultimate goal.
Responding the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Lawrence Ikechukwu Ezemonye thanked Professor Ajeyalemi for honoring the University’s invitation and making out time to conduct the training in person.
He noted that being a former Registrar of JUPEB and one of its founding fathers, Prof. Ajeyalemi is the most suitable person to be entrusted with the noble task of nurturing the newly born JUPEB program of Igbinedion University Okada to fruition. The Vice-Chancellor reiterated that the JUPEB programme is in furtherance of the Igbinedion University’s commitment to provide equal opportunities to the teeming youths of Nigeria seeking University admission. The Vice-Chancellor opined that through the JUPEB programme, many admission seekers would be able to gain admission via direct entry into Universities of their choice including Igbinedion University, Okada.