Roadmap of Activities for the Period July 2018 to June 2019
Deriving from the vision of the Vice-Chancellor, the roadmap of activities for the Directorate for Linkages and Advancement for the period July 2018 to June 2019 will include but not limited to the following:
First RoadmapMaintain an updated and comprehensive database of existing linkages and partnerships.
Second RoadmapStrengthen viable linkages and partnerships by ensuring adherence to signed MOUs.
Third RoadmapIdentify new linkages and partnerships with leading and reputable institutions and organizations to drive staff and students exchange, quality capacity building and collaborative research for development.
Fourth RoadmapSustain synergy with Units with overlapping mandates to harmonize efforts to achieve institutional goals and objectives as envisioned by Driving the Culture of Excellence. Such Units include Centre for Research, Innovation and Development (CRID), Center for Agricultural Research and Extension (CARE), Institute of Environmental Health and Justice (IEHJ), Institute for Erosion Studies (IES), Center for Industrial Studies (CIS), Center for Energy and Power Systems Research (CEPSR), Center for Entrepreneurial Studies (CES), Institute for Women/Gender and Development Studies (IWoGDS), Center for Human Resources Development (CHRD), Nigeria/Israeli Center for Management Studies etc.
Fifth RoadmapIdentify funding sources, investments, opportunities, endowments and other forms of support to mitigate institutional challenges and drive steady growth and development of the University.
Sixth RoadmapEnhance regular engagement and inspire a culture of philanthropy amongst alumni, friends, benefactors and other stakeholders.
Seventh RoadmapIdentify key alumni and other persons with a genuine interest in research and innovations to support the advancement of the University through endowment activities.
Eight RoadmapEnhance the global outlook of the University through period publications of the activities of the Directorate.
Ninth RoadmapElevate the reputation of the University as a technological hub and instil passion and confidence in our partners.
Tenth RoadmapSupport the Vice-Chancellor as Chief Fund Raiser of the University in efforts to raise financial and material resources for University development and overall advancement.