5TH INAUGURAL LECTURE
BENSON IDAHOSA UNIVERSITY RATED HIGH BY INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS OF NIGERIA (ICAN)
The accreditation team of ICAN visited Benson Idahosa University recently on a reaccreditation visit to the Department of Accounting under the Faculty of Social and Management Sciences (FSMS).
Benson Idahosa University (BIU) School of Post-Graduate Studies has successfully graduated the first Student in the Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) programme. He is Dr. Leonard Nosa Aisien.
The Chancellor of Benson Idahosa University, Archbishop Margaret E Benson-Idahosa, JP, OON, on Saturday March 12th, 2016, laid the foundation stone for the construction of the Faculty of Engineering at a ground breaking ceremony held at the University’s Okha Campus.
A United Nations backed committee in 2009, predicted an impending food crises in Africa by the year 2020.In lieu of this, Benson Idahosa University gathered global icons under the THINKERS’ NEST Forum to proffer possible ways to avert this impending epidemic.
The Faculty has a new Dean in the person of Prof Williams A. Molindo. He took over from Prof Sylvester Orewa.
The Faculty has a new Acting Dean, in the person of Dr. Innocent Umejesi. He took over office from Prof. Sarah A. Shokpeka
Engr. Awaritoma H. Oghenovo, recently got an award “D’LINGA 2015 Award”. It is in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the growth and development of the Engineering profession and community development. The D’LINGA Award is a corporate initiative designed to promote industry, excellence, and integrity in the Public, and private sectors of the Nigerian economy. It is an annual award organized by Corporate and Media Africa Communications Limited.
The following members of staff were recently promoted or appointed by the University Governing Council.