Westland University, Iwo

Westland University, Iwo, is a private institution based in Iwo, Osun State, Nigeria.[1]

Westland University
MottoDEO Gratis
TypePrivate
Established2019
Students5,000
Location, ,
7°41′20″N 4°11′47″E / 7.68889°N 4.19639°E / 7.68889; 4.19639Coordinates: 7°41′20″N 4°11′47″E / 7.68889°N 4.19639°E / 7.68889; 4.19639
CampusUrban
WebsiteOfficial website
Westland University, Iwo is located in Nigeria
Westland University, Iwo
Location in Nigeria

HistoryEdit

The institution was established in 1984, by Dr Eng. Wole Adepoju as Cedaespring Technical Institute before becoming a full-fledged university in 2019. Westland University was granted a provisional license by the Federal Executive Council to commenced academic programmes in 2019.[2][3]

ProgrammesEdit

The National University Commission, NUC, have accredited and approved over 20 programmes at university.[4]

Faculty of Social and Management Sciences
  • BSc Accounting
  • BSc Economics
  • BSc Business Administration
  • BSc Banking & Finance
  • BSc Political Science
  • BSc Mass Communication
  • BSc International Relations
Faculty of Basic Science and Computing
  • BSc Mathematics
  • BSc Computer Science
  • BSc Geology
  • BSc Software Engineering
  • BSc Physics with Electronics
  • BSc Chemistry
Faculty of Mass & Media, Communication/Library and Information Science  
  • BSc Journalism and Media Studies
  • BSc Publishing and Copyright Studies
  • BSc Library and Information Science
  • BSc Bibliotherapy Science
  • BSc Advertising and Multimedia Studies
  • BSc Public Relation and Public Speech Making

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Jeremiah (31 January 2021). "I'm A Monarch With A Peculiar Swag And Gravitas – Oba, Telu 1". Leadership News - Nigeria News, Breaking News, Politics and more. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  2. ^ "Nigerian government presents licences to four new private universities | Premium Times Nigeria". 5 February 2019. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  3. ^ "JUST IN: FEC approves Trinity, Westland universities, two others". Punch Newspapers. 9 January 2019. Retrieved 17 September 2021.
  4. ^ Rizzy, Kenrry (8 May 2020). "List of Courses Offered In Westland University Iwo". JAMB ADMISSIONS. Retrieved 17 September 2021.