A total of four hundred and fifty students on Thursday got matriculated at the Edo University, Iyamo, for the 2018/2019 academic session of the institution which is the 4th matriculation for the Edo state-owned university.
Prof. Emmanuel Aluyor, Vice Chancellor of the university, while welcoming the newly admitted students, said the institution has achieved numerous milestones within its three years of existence.
According to the Vice Chancellor, the University is also the first among Nigerian Universities to own an Anatomage which is the most advanced digital device for the training of medical students in the field of Anatomy and also the first in Nigeria and West Africa universities to acquire the CANVAS Learning Management System (LMS) for teaching in the university.
“Edo University Iyamho has provided the students with modern state of the arts technological and computer based equipment that makes learning easier, such as modern Engineering workshop, skills laboratories for nursing and medicine students; state-of-the-art mass communication studio and legal clinic for Law students,” the VC stated.
He advised the fresh students to make the best use of the facilities available in the university so that they can become well-grounded and employable after graduation from the reputable university.
Aluyor congratulated the new students for being the chosen ones to be part of the community of a world-class university.