In a landmark achievement, Ahman Pategi University (APU) has been granted accreditation by the National Universities Commission (NUC) for 15 additional undergraduate programs. This approval follows a comprehensive resource verification visit by NUC experts, affirming the university’s readiness and commitment to providing high-quality education that aligns with global standards.
|🏫 APU Expansion
|15 New NUC Accredited Programs
|🌐 Programme Variety
|From B.Sc. Ed. Biology to B.Sc. Sociology & Criminology
|🧪 Specialised Courses
|B.Sc. Geology and Mineral Science
|📚 Education Focus
|B.Ed. in Various Specialisations
|🎓 Career Prospects
|Graduates as Catalysts in Industry & Education
|🤝 Community Impact
|Contributing to Local Economic Development
|🎉 Founder’s Statement
|Gratitude and Anticipation for Growth
|👩🎓 Student Opportunities
|Diverse Educational Paths & Future Leadership
NUC’s Approval Marks a Milestone for APU
The NUC, in a letter to the Vice-Chancellor of Ahman Pategi University, stated its approval for these programs to commence from the 2023/2024 academic session. This decision is based on the university’s demonstrated capability in terms of human and material resources.
A Wide Array of Accredited Programs
The approved programs, to be offered in full-time mode at the main campus, include:
- B.Sc. Ed. Biology
- B.Sc. Ed. Chemistry
- B.Sc. Ed. Physics
- B.Sc. Ed. Economics
- B.A. Ed. English
- B.Ed. Guidance and Counseling
- B.Ed. Educational Management
- B.Ed. Business Education
- B.Ed. Special Education
- B.Sc. Geology and Mineral Science
- B.Sc. Biochemistry
- B.Sc. Chemistry
- B.A. History and Diplomatic Studies
- B.Sc. Business Administration
- B.Sc. Sociology and Criminology
APU’s Commitment to Relevant and Quality Education
These programs reflect APU’s dedication to offering a well-rounded education and addressing the evolving needs of society. The inclusion of specialized courses like Geology and Mineral Science is particularly notable, highlighting the university’s focus on local community needs, especially in the Patigi region known for its rich mineral deposits.
Strategic Expansion in Education and Local Economy Development
This development is aligned with APU’s mission of contributing to the local economy, especially through sustainable mineral resource management. The university is poised to produce graduates who are ready to drive positive changes in the mining industry, ensuring its growth and sustainability.
Furthermore, the new Faculty of Education at APU emphasizes the university’s vision of nurturing future leaders and educational managers, equipping them with skills to excel and innovate within educational institutions.
Founder’s Vision for APU’s Future
Hon. Dr. Aliyu Ahman Pategi, the Founder of Ahman Pategi University, expressed his gratitude for the NUC’s endorsement, seeing it as a step towards enriching the educational experience at APU and contributing to national development.
Anticipation for New Student Intake
APU is eagerly looking forward to welcoming students into these new programs, confident that the graduates will emerge as leaders and innovators in their respective fields. This expansion marks a new era for APU, reinforcing its position as a key player in advancing higher education in Nigeria.
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