Oyo speaker congratulates Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic for Accreditation
Ojo Peter, Ibadan
The Oyo State House of Assembly speaker, Hon Adebo Ogundoyin, has congratulated the Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic, Eruwa, for the registration of 23 new courses just accredited and approved by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE).
The speaker, in a statement, said it was heart-warming that the NBTE has granted approval for 23 new courses for the polytechnic.
The approval was contained in the report of the accreditation exercise carried out by the NBTE officials to Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic between November 29 and December 2, 2020.
The breakdown of the approval shows that, eleven new courses were approved for Higher National Diploma (HND) programmes while twelve new ones were also approved for the Ordinary National Diploma (OND) programmes.
The speaker urged the Institution to see the accreditation as a challenge for it to maintain a good standard for academic excellence at all times.
“The accreditation of the 23 new courses by the NBTE is a good omen for Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic Eruwa.
“This commendable feat is surely not unconnected with the support received from Governor Seyi Makinde who is so passionate about the growth and development of education at all levels.
“I want to charge the management and staff of the polytechnic not to relent until the Institution becomes one of the best in the country.
“It is a thing of joy that this is happening in this administration and a further attestation to the resolve of our government to take education to a higher pedestal,” the speaker explained.
He said the polytechnic must not compromise standard of education and training to enable its students to compete favourably with their colleagues in other institutions.
Hon Ogundoyin charged the management of Adeseun Ogundoyin Polytechnic, Eruwa to strive to make the Institution one of the best in polytechnic education in the country.
He assured that the state government will continue to give adequate support to the institution especially in the areas of up-to-date facilities and training and retraining of its staff for optimum performance.