BY VINCENT UJUMADU
AWKA – THE National Universities Commission, NUC, has granted approval to the Federal College of Education (Technical), Umunze, Anambra State, to award degrees in 12 disciplines with effect from the next academic session.
Provost of the college, Professor Josephat Ogbuagu, who broke the news to the staff and students of the institution yesterday during the opening ceremony of an ICT capacity building workshop in the college, said the degree programmes would be run in affiliation with Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka.
The 12 disciplines are home economics, business education, early childhood and primary education, educational management, library and information science and building/woodwork technical education. The rest are electrical/electronics technology education, mechanical/automobile technical education, biology education, chemistry education, mathematics education and integrated science.