The Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Covenant University, Dr. David O. Oyedepo, has charged the 2017/2018 graduating students of the University to eschew pride and embrace humility and meekness, which are vital to making them relevant in all spheres of life.
Covenant University will be holding its 13th Convocation Ceremony on Friday, July 20, 2018, in the University’s Chapel at Canaan Land, Ota, Ogun State.
An uncommon resolve to see dreams come through has motivated a 2013 graduate of Information and Communication Engineering of Covenant University, Mr. Dickson Nsofor, to launch into the world of software and communication engineering, with outstanding results within a short space of time, precisely since 2017, when he incorporated Kora Network, an infrastructure for inclusive financial systems powered via blockchain.
The Olota of Ota, His Royal Highness, Oba (Professor) Adeyemi Abdulkabir Obalanlege, has commended Covenant University for the spark the institution has brought into the community and for signposting his domain in the map of the world.
A professor of Public Administration in the Department of Political Science and International Relations, Covenant University, Professor Daniel Gberevbie, has canvassed the adoption of diverse platforms of Information Communication Technology (ICT) for reaching out to the governed irrespective of their locations, so as to get them acquainted with governance and improve their living condition through enhanced service delivery.
Development Possible by Optimally Engaging Resources to Create Solutions and Opportunities –Professor Atayero
The Vice Chancellor of Covenant University, Professor AAA. Atayero, has stated that achieving development was possible, if resources could be optimally engaged to create solutions and opportunities as established over time, from the agrarian era to the industrial era, and now in the knowledge era.
Covenant University has again led in the field of Signal Processing.
As far as General Economics, Econometrics and Finance research endeavours are concerned, Covenant University is the best in Nigeria.
A Scival Report for 2018 has placed Covenant University ahead of other Nigerian institutions in Management Technology and Innovation in terms of research output and relevance.
The hub of Software research at the moment is Covenant University, as Scival has released a report of a 2013-2018 study that places the institution ahead of forty-seven others in that field of academic research.