Obong Varsity gets NUC's approval to offer Business Admin., Mass Comm., 3 other new courses

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

The National Universities Commission, NUC has approved the commencement of five new academic programmes to be run at Obong University, Obong Ntak, Etim Ekpo L.G.A in Akwa Ibom state.

The five new programmes which will be run at the University campus at the Bachelor’s Degree level include: Mass Communication, Business Administration, English and Literary Studies, Marketing and Christian Religious Studies.

According to a letter signed by the NUC’s Director of Academic Planning, Dr G. B Kumo, the commission stated that the approval for Obong Univeristy to offer the new programmes was taken after the management considered and was satisfied with the report by the panel of experts who undertook a resource accreditation visit to Obong University.

Meanwhile, students who did not list Obong University as the their first choice University for any of the listed courses may do so online by visiting the University website at www.obonguniversity.net or pick up the application forms at Obong University campus, Obong Ntak, Etim Ekpo L.G.A, Akwa Ibom state.

2016/2017 Academic Calendar

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Fresh students report for screening and registration
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Returning students report for registration
Monday, October 10, 2016
Lectures begin for all students
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Orientation programme begins for fresh students
Friday, December 23, 2016
Christmas/New Year Break begins
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Lectures resume after Christmas/New Year break

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