Information reaching us confirms that the Senate has approved the application by Harvard Wilson College of Education Aba to be affiliated to Ignatius Ajuru University of Education.
At the Senate Meeting of Wednesday April 25, 2018, the Leader of the Resource Verification Team to the Institution and Director Ethics and Quality Assurance Professor Samuel Amaele said that they visited the College and went round the compound to inspect facilities on ground.
He said that they also interacted with the Provost of the College Dr. (Mrs) Adaugo Uko who received them on arrival, staff and students there and found out that the institution is a private College of Education with commendable efforts and contributions in the training and moral engineering of Nigerian youths.
Professor Amaele said that the checklist of facilities seen on ground confirmed that the institution is ready to sustain their mission and objectives through consistent hardworking and discipline.
He stated that the request of the College for linkage/affiliation with Ignatius Ajuru University of Education is timely but however encouraged them to improve on some key areas like their environment, the structure of the main building, library and sports facilities.
The Director Ethics and Quality Assurance observed that with the number of qualified resourceful academic and non academic staff in existence, the College would make a breakthrough in research and documentation through the proposed linkage.
After listening to the presentation, Senate deliberated on it and finally gave approval.
The Resource Verification Team that visited with Professor Samuel Amaele included Professor Henry Leopold Bellgam, Adjunct Professor with the English Department, Deputy Director Academic Planning Dr. Hulder Ilogu and Deputy Registrar Academic Planning Mrs Chioma Emejuru.