Centers of Excellence

June 18, 2019

CEFTER Calls for PhD and Masters Applications

The Benue State University’s Centre for Food Technology and Research (CEFTER) is one of the World Bank African Centres of Excellence in Nigeria. CEFTER is mandated […]
May 8, 2019

ACEs Participate in AAU’s Workshop on Communication Strategies

The Association of African Universities, the apex Higher Education body in Africa hosted its maiden workshop on Communication Skills and Strategies from April 24-26, 2019 at […]
February 19, 2019

PRESS RELEASE – African Centers of Excellence converge in Djibouti from 18th to 27th February 2019

The first Africa Higher Education Centers of Excellence (ACE I) project was launched in Western and Central Africa by the World Bank in 2014 to support higher education sectors specializing in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), agriculture and health.
October 17, 2018

(New Dates) Strengthening the delivery of post-graduate Education in African Universities

Confucius, a Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher is quoted as having said “I hear and I forget. I see and I believe. I do and I understand”. This statement links very well with the concept of being innovative in teaching. Clearly innovative methods of teaching and learning require a total mindset change in terms of the roles of the professors and the learners.