Recently, the Department obtained full accreditation status after the National Universities Commission (NUC) accreditation visitation exercise conducted in May 2019.
This is for a period of 5 years 2023. We are also expecting full professional accreditation status after the proposed council of Registered Builders of Nigeria (CORBON) proposed accreditation exercise in November 2020.
More than 90% of our academic staff have obtained a PhD degree qualifications or already pursuing a PhD programme, as well as at least, had obtained the corporate membership of our professional body, the Nigeria Institute Of Building (NIOB). One of our staff obtained the TETFUND Scholarship for a PhD degree abroad. The Department in the last 33rd convocation ceremony produced the first-class student for the first time in the 2018/2019 academic session. A member of academic staff also obtained a PhD degree in November 2019. All our academic staff are registered active members of the NIOB, Imo Chapter.