THE OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMMES WELCOMES THE VISITATION PANEL TO THE UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN
The visitation panel as approved by the President of the Country President Muhammadu Buhari, (GCFR) visited the Office of International Programmes on Tuesday, 25th May, 2021.
The panel was led by the former INEC Chairman, Professor Attahiru Muhammad Jega, in company of other members of the panel, namely; Professor Ken Nwogu, Professor Mamman A. Lawanson, (SAN), Professor Kabiru Tahir (CNA), Dr. Tunde Olokun (Esq), Architect Ayodeji Kolawole, Barrister S.S. Adejoh accompanied by the Deputy Registrar, Human Resource and Development Non Academic, University of Ibadan Mr. I.A Akinbola. They were duly received by the Director, Office of International Programmes (OIP) Professor Ayotola Aremu, Mrs. Patricia Afolabi (OIP) and Mr. Olakunle Akinbola (OIP).
The mandate of the panel is to examine all academic programmes, policies and practices as well as the total academic and physical development, performance and direction of the institution and advice as to whether the correct training is being given and how necessary corrections may be made to the attainment of the objectives for which the University of Ibadan was set up.
The visit to the OIP was to get first hand information that could help achieve their mandate with respect to OIP as a functional unit of the University.
The Director, in her presentation, gave an in-depth assessment of the OIP and responded to questions from the panel. In their remarks, the panel commended Professor Ayotola Aremu for the depth of her presentation and noted all the requests made towards the development of the OIP and the actualization of the internationalization vision of the University of Ibadan at large.
The Director, on her part, appreciated the panel for their visit after which the meeting ended with a group photograph.