The National University Commission (NUC) has considered and approved the establishment of the full time mode for the takeoff of some programmes in the main campus of the University of Africa in Toru-Orua, Bayelsa State.
The NUC disclosed this in a letter signed by its Director, Academic Planning, Dr. G. B Kumo on behalf of the Executive Secretary of the commission.
In the letter which was addressed to the Vice Chancellor of the University of Africa, Prof. Valentine Aletor the courses that were approved for the 2017/2018 academic session are Agriculture, Fisheries and Aquaculture as well as Hotel Management and Tourism.
Others are; English, History and International Studies, Linguistic /Nigeria Language, Theatre Arts, Education management and Guidance and Counseling.
Also approved are; Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer science, Mathematics, Microbiology and Physics.
It also gave its approval for Accounting, Banking and Finance, Business Administration, Economics, Industrial Relations and Personnel Management, Mass Communication, Political Science and Public Administration.
The commission while congratulating authorities of the university reminded them to review their academic brief document to reflect changes made to its original take-off.