THE STARS UNIVERSITY, IDUMUJE UGBOKO
GETS A BOOST FROM NUC.
By Iroroh Frank.
THE SPORTS, TECHNOLOGY AND ARTS -STARS – UNIVERSITY, IDUMUJE UGBOKO, Delta State, Nigeria, yesterday received a boost from the NATIONAL UNIVERSITIES COMMISSION.
A team of the Commission members led by Hamza Abdullahi, who is the Director, Private Universities in the Commission, were on the site, Saturday to inspect the Facilities on ground for the take off of the University.
After the inspections of the site, which took the team around the Golf Course, the Swimming pool, the Tennis, Basketball and Volleyball Courts, the Zoo, the Fish ponds, Palm plantation, the Poultry section, the Vegetable garden and the buildings for Administrative Staff and for the temporary take off of the University, the highly elated Director expressed satisfaction with what he saw on ground for the institution to commence Academic section.
In the words of the Director ” l am very impressed with what l see on ground, particularly the Agricultural section, I am optimistic that the University will be able to train Students who are going to be self reliance in food production on graduation, this is the kind of Education the Country needs now,” l am also confident that the University will be able to sustain itself in terms of its foods and nutritional needs and l am hopeful that other facilities will be in place for the institution to take off in earnest.” He concluded.
Among those on the inspection tour were teams of Engineers led by Engr. Ibrahim Zod, the CEO of Zod Bros Nigeria Ltd, a construction Company which will be responsible for the building and constructions of all the buildings and other facilities needed for the smooth operations of
While conducting the Director and his team around the site, the founder of the University, Hon. Prince Ned Nwoko reemphasized his total commitment to see that the University take off immediately.
In his words, the establishment of the University is very dear to my heart and it is my major priority project because it is a legacy which will outlive all us. Cambridge University was established by a single individual and it is almost a thousand years old and has being producing sound minds around the globe.”
“The Stars University, is a unique University because apart from offering conventional Arts and Technology Courses, it will place more emphasis on Sports courses to produce specialists in Sports related disciplines, this will enhance the quality of Sports administrators in the country and improve the performance of our Athletes in International Sports meets.” He emphasized.
The Sports related course on offer by the University are;
1. Bsc Sports science and Technology.
2. Bsc. Sports Administration and Management.
3. Bsc. Sports Economics .
4. Bsc. Sports Psychology.
5. Bsc. Sports Communication.
6. Bsc. Sports Sociology
7. Bsc. Sports Tourism and Events Management
8 . Bsc. Sports Physiology.
9. Bsc. Sports Security and Stadia Management.
10. Bsc. Sports Marketing and Advertising.
11. Bsc. Special Sports and
12. Bsc. Coaching Technology.