The Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria has launched a 32GB e-learning flash for Postgraduate students of the institution to ease access to their studies.
Prof. Ibrahim Garba, Vice Chancellor of the university, revealed this on Wednesday at the launch of the device known as e-flash at the 2018/2019 Postgraduate Students Matriculation, which was held at the institution’s PG Auditorium.
The VC, who was represented by the Deputy VC (Administration), Prof. Abubakar Zubairu, stated that the e-flash would azquaint the students with the new PG school reforms. He said the flash can be used in laptops, computers and mobile phones and can be used anywhere for research and learning.
Prof. Garba urged the matriculating PG students to always visit the school portal for information and guide as related to the PG school programmes.
“Changes are guided by the new reforms and the university is setting the pace for other universities to emulate, not only for its own good but for the good of education sector in particular and the nation in general.
“The university had already designed and developed curricilum in line with the set goals and objectives towards taking Nigeria to greater levels of development,” the Vice Chancellor stated.
The Deputy Dean of PG School, Prof. O.O. Okubanjo, earlier in his address, stated that 16,619 candidates applied for the admission while 11,701 paid for the forms and 11,458 completed the form.
According to him, 9,008 applicants successfully secured admission to study different courses of their choices.
He advised the newly admitted PG students to abide by the institution’s rules and regulations in addition to the PG school guide.