The esteemed National Universities Commission (NUC) has given the nod to a grand total of 14 undergraduate degree programmes for the Iconic University. This noteworthy announcement came via an official letter from the Acting Executive Secretary of the NUC, addressed to the Vice-Chancellor of Iconic University.
|Nursing 🩺||B.NSc Nursing Science|
|Public Health 🌡️||B.Sc. Public Health|
|Health Info 🖥️||B.Sc. Health Information Management|
|Tech & IT 💻||B.Sc. Computer and Information Technology|
|Software 📲||B.Sc. Software Engineering|
|Humanities 📜||B.A. Islamic Studies, English, Arabic Studies|
|Business & Admin 🏢||B.Sc. Business Administration, Public Administration|
|Diplomacy & Media 🌐||B.Sc. International Relations, Criminology, Mass Communication|
Background on the Approval
The NUC’s approval wasn’t an overnight decision. It was the culmination of meticulous scrutiny wherein the commission conducted an initial verification visit to the university. The main objective of this visit was to assess the human and material resources at the university’s disposal, ensuring they met the stringent standards set by the NUC for the various programmes.
A Glimpse into the Approved Programmes
Here’s a comprehensive list of the degree programmes that made the cut:
- B.NSc Nursing Science
- B.Sc. Public Health
- B.Sc. Health Information Management
- B.Sc. Computer and Information Technology
- B.Sc. Software Engineering
- B.A. Islamic Studies
- B.A. English
- B.A. Arabic Studies
- B.Sc. Business Administration
- B.Sc. Public Administration
- B.Sc. International Relations and Diplomacy
- B.Sc. Accounting
- B.Sc. Criminology and Security Studies
- B.Sc. Mass Communication
What Does This Mean for Aspiring Students?
The approval by the NUC heralds the beginning of academic activities for the 2023/2024 academic session at Iconic University. Prospective students and parents can now be on the lookout, as the university will release admissions for these programmes in due course.
Iconic University’s achievement in gaining the approval of 14 courses by the NUC is a significant milestone. It not only underscores the institution’s commitment to maintaining academic excellence but also promises a rich educational experience for its students. Those considering embarking on their academic journey at this university will now have an expanded range of courses to choose from.