BRIEF HISTORY OF ACADEMIC PLANNING AND STATISTICS UNIT

Academic Planning and Statistics Unit is as old as the College and plays a central role in coordinating all academic programmes of the College. It is directly attached to the Provost.

The pioneer Director of Academic Planning (DAP), was Dr. G.A.O. Ogalanya, after him came Engr. M.E Ezeabikwa.  Dr. M.C. Anaekwe was in charge of the Unit from 2006 to late 2009 while, Dr. V.N Ejezie served as the DAP from 2010 to 2012. From 2013 to date, Dr M.C. Anaekwe, on a second term, is serving as the Director of Academic Planning.

Major Responsibilities of the Unit:  

  • Coordinates all the academic programmes of the College.
  • Timely Scheduling of Academic Activities of the College every session.
  • Coordinates Resource Visitation, Accreditation and Reaccreditation exercises by liaising between Supervisory Agencies and the College.
  • Coordinates External Moderation of Examination Questions, Answer Scripts and payment of honoraria to external examiners.
  • Liaising  between  Time  table  Committee,  Schools  and  other  academic  units  to ensure smooth conduct of examinations.
  • Liaising  with  relevant  Committees  and  Units  to  ensure  smooth  conduct  of matriculation and Convocation ceremonies.
  • Serves as a clearing house for resolving all academic issues/matters involving students and among academic staff.
  • Attending to  all other  assignments of  academic nature (e.g. review of Students’ Handbook),  in  and  out  of  the  College,  as  may  be  directed  by  the  College  Management.