By Adeola Oladele, Ibadan
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved the establishment of University of Ibadan (UI) School of Business, authorities of the University said on Saturday.
A statement by the University’s Director of Public Communications, Mr Olatunji Oladejo, which was made available to journalists said the approval was conveyed to the university in a letter signed by the commission’s Director of Standards, Dr. G. Kumo.
According to the statement, It stated that the approval was sequel to the recent resource evaluation visit carried out by a panel of experts from the NUC to the university on its proposed School of Business.
The statement further added that the school would run executive Masters in Business Administration (MBA) with specialisation in telecommunications, agribusiness, oil and gas, effective from the 2015/2016 academic session.
Further inclusion of options, the statement said, would require the express approval of the commission.