Postgraduate students of Ekiti State University have been assured of completing their programmes on schedule. The Vice Chancellor of the university, Professor Samuel Oye Bandele made the declaration at the matriculation ceremony for post graduate students on Tuesday 23rd February, 2016 held in the O’dua auditorium if the institution.
Professor Bandele said that all immediate and remote causes of such delay of programmes were being addressed in order to rebrand the College of Postgraduate Studies. However, the Vice Chancellor noted that some students were part of the problems. He said “Let me stress here that while the University is striving tenaciously to eliminate causes of unnecessary extension in Postgraduate programmes which may be linked to her, Management is not oblivious of the fact that students occasion more of the delay”.
The students were enjoined by the Vice Chancellor to get their priorities right in order to avoid unnecessary extension of programmes. He assured that the university would leave no stone unturned to ensure that students’ expectations in terms of quality academic content and superb mentoring were met.
The Registrar of the University, Mr. Emmanuel Ogunyemi administered the matriculation oath on the students at the occasion.