About School Of Continuing Education
The School of Continuing Education was established by the University of Uyo in September, 2001. Its administrative block is located within the Town Campus of the University and parallels the Ikpa Road stretch of the institution. It is housed made up of staff offices and adjacent classrooms.
The mission of the School is to supplement the efforts of the University of Uyo in its middle and higher level manpower training and development for the nation.
The philosophy of the School is to supplement the efforts of the University of Uyo in its middle and higher level manpower development for the nation. To this end the School of Continuing Education offers Full-time programmes at the Certificate and Diploma levels and Part-time Undergraduate and Postgraduate degree levels.
The programmes of the School are meant to provide opportunities mainly to workers who are not able to undertake regular fulltime studies in Universities as well as sub-degree training for capacity building and educational advancements.
The Objectives of the School are specifically:
i. To provide access for people to go into professional and academic programmes at the degree level through certificate and Diploma Programmes of the School.>br/> ii. To offer opportunities for full time workers to earn University degrees.
iii. To offer opportunities of professional training for practitioners in the public service and industries.
iv. The School offers opportunities for people to receive effective preparation through extramural studies to take the UTME/GCE/WASCE/NECO and other examinations.
The School of Continuing Education is administered by the following organs:
The Board of the School is composed of the following officers of the University:
The Vice Chancellor as Chairman, the other members is Deputy Vice Chancellor (Admin.), Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic), Registrar, Bursar, University Librarian, Director, School of Continuing Education, Representative of Council, Dean, Postgraduate School, Dean of Servicing Faculties, Dean of Student Affairs, Director, Institute of Education, two Representatives of Senate, Director, Academic Planning and the Administrative Secretary as secretary.
THE ACADEMIC COMMITTEE
The Academic Committee which is made up of : The Director of the School as Chairman, all Heads of Servicing Departments and Co-ordinators as members and the Administrative Secretary as secretary.
THE SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION
The School Administration which is made up of The Director, The Administrative Secretary, The Deputy Bursar, Head Admissions Unit, Head Examinations/Sandwich Unit, Head Records/Statistics Unit, Head Post Graduate and Extramural Unit.