Private university education is unarguably one of the growing trends in the education system in the world. The giant stride of private investment in the acceleration of university education in Nigeria is overwhelming, as private institutions now complement government’s effort in providing university education to citizens.
The importance of private universities cannot be under-estimated; it is akin to the advancement of university education in Nigeria, the activities of private universities would continue to play a positive role in ensuring that Nigerian university education is placed among the developed countries.
It is on this premise that Legacy University which is located in Okija, Anambra state, has been established to be a name to be reckoned with in the advancement of educational development in Nigeria, and even globally.
EDUCARE NEWS in an exclusive interview, spoke with the Dean of Student Affairs, Legacy University, Mrs Chinyere Ibe, who highlighted what prospective candidates should expect as they enroll into an institution like Legacy university that is already focused on carving a niche in Nigeria’s education system.
In her words, she said, “ one thing is that in every university, parents or anybody that wants to make a choice of a university will first ascertain if the university has a license. That is the number criteria to establish a university. And it might interest you to know that Legacy is a genuine and recognized institution in Nigeria because we have a permanent license.”
The confident speaking administrator further reiterated the standard Legacy posses.
“Our courses are fully accredited, no need to entertain any fear or excuse about the institution. We have affiliation with Southern Louisiana ICT University in America and others too numerous to mention. Our hall of residence (hostels) is second to none, it’s self-contained with just 2 students per room, the lecturers are qualified. Studies are of utmost priority in Legacy University, Okija.”
On the current security challenges in the South-East, Mrs Ibe noted that Legacy University has carved out measures to ensure the safety of life and property.
”The environment is very conducive and safe for learning. No cultism and we do not abhor any form of gangsterism. We also monitor the movement of students in and out of the school, especially with the approval and support of the parents. This is to ensure their safety. There is the availability of 24 hours security personnel, power and water supply.
I urge prospective candidates to choose Legacy University Okija and graduate at record time.”
Legacy University, Okija – is a Private Controlled higher education institution located in Okija, Anambra State. The school is Established in 2016, and is officially accredited by National Universities Commission (NUC).