Brief History

The Centre was established in December 2010 following a favourable outcome of the Resource Assessment of the College facilities undertaken by the University of Ibadan in 2010. The favourable assessment was followed by final resource assessment by the National Universities Commission (NUC) in March 2011. The first set of students admitted were matriculated on 23rd May, 2013.

Our Vision

To be the preferred centre of academic excellence providing functional education for the nation.

Our Mission

To offer all round total quality teaching for the production of highly motivated skilled manpower for our school system. Above will be achieved through the provision of quality, full-time teaching, instruction and training to produce manpower worthy in character and sound in judgement.

ACTIVITIES OF THE DIRECTORATE

The Centre derived its enabling law from the memorandum (MOU) signed with the University of Ibadan (U.I) and the National Universities Commission (NUC) regulations. The Centre is responsible for admitting students into the four-year (UTME 100 level) and three-year (Direct Entry 200 level) Degree Programmes.

The following are the approved courses by the National Universities Commission at the inception:

School of Arts and Social Sciences

  1. EDUCATION / CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS STUDIES
  2. EDUCATION/ISLAMIC STUDIES

School of Languages

  1. EDUCATION / ENGLISH
  2. EDUCATION/FRENCH

School of Sciences

  1. EDUCATION / BIOLOGY
  2. EDUCATION / CHEMISTRY
  3. EDUCATION /MATHEMATICS
  4. EDUCATION / PHYSICS
  5. HUMAN KINETICS & HEALTH EDUCATION

School of Vocational Education

  1. HOME ECONOMICS

Academic and Administrative Staffing

The academic facilitators of the programme are being sourced from the rich pool of regular and part-time academic staff from the University of Ibadan, Tai Solarin University of Education, lecturers with Doctor of Philosophy Degree in the College and other institutions. The Registry arm of the College provides the Centre with qualified Administrative Staff to man all other units of the Centre.