Computer-based Examinations in University of Nigeria

University of Nigeria Nsukka has successfully been conducting her 2016/2017 first semester examinations for students. This week has been a busy one for all first year students and staff of the School of General Studies. The Dean, Professor Apollonia Nwosu has expressed her satisfaction with the exams so far, thanking the University Administration led by the Vice-Chancellor – Professor Benjamin Ozumba, for providing such a wonderful platform which enables and enhances ICT usage among students and also eliminates some odds associated with examinations.


World Book Day in University of Nigeria Library

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The World Book Day was marked today, 2nd March 2017 in University of Nigeria by the University Library, popularly called ‘Nnamdi Aziwe Library’. The library currently functions under the leadership of Professor Chinwe N. Ezeani – the first female University Librarian of the University. In commemorating the World Book Day, the library organised a display area for students and other readers. Current books and reference materials of varied subjects were selected for display.

The event was announced on the library Website,  BlogFacebook and Twitter Pages.  It was amazing to see readers flood the display area to view the materials on display. Provision was made for the readers to request for their materials of interest on a register and also leave their feedbacks or comments. Many of the readers gave positive feedbacks concerning the event which will be shared on our blog soon.


Nnamdi Azikiwe Library celebrates World Book Day!

World Book Day

The World Book Day was marked by the library on 2nd March, 2017. The Library staff attended to students who visited the display area.  A lot of book requests were made and feedbacks given by these students. It was amazing, the number of book requests that were made. This enlightened the librarians on the need to occassionally display current books while attending to students’ requests real time.


Nnamdi Azikiwe Library Marks World Book Day!

Source: http://www.worldbookday.com/

Today, 2nd March, 2017 is World Book Day and the library wishes to inform her readers, that there will be a display of current and interesting books to mark this day. Venue is at the OPAC Area. Come and have request for books and read more books and also come with queries to be answered on the spot. A lot more will follow, thanks and welcome!

Also follow us on Facebook  and Twitter for discussions on World Book Day!


Mega Research Funding Opportunity: The European Union’s Horizon 2020 Programme

The European Union through the EC has a major research funding mechanism through the  Horizon 2020 programmes. All disciplines are covered. For details, check the following links:

Horizon 2020 website: http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/horizon2020/

All open Horizon 2020 Calls: http://bit.ly/1NsU9yZ

Topics suitable for International Cooperation: http://bit.ly/1mupFMK

Reference documents: http://bit.ly/IFEGf1

Horizon 2020 National Contact Points: http://bit.ly/1dLyu0y


APPLICATION FOR MR. EMMANUEL CHUKWUKA UKALA (SAN) SCHOLARSHIP FUND FOR 2016/2017 ACADEMIC SESSION

The Committee for the Administration of Mr. Emmanuel Chukwuka Ukala (SAN) Scholarship Fund wishes to invite indigent students of the University of Nigeria to apply for the scholarship. Interested students are to note that convincing proofs to claims are very important.

 

The application is expected to strictly contain the following information in the order stated below:

 

(1)   Name of Student

(2)   Faculty

(3)   Department

(4)   Registration Number

(5)   Phone Number

(6)   Permanent Home Address

(7)   Name, Address and Phone Number of Traditional Ruler or President of Town Union

(8)   Name, Address and Phone Number of Religious Head

(9)      Local Government Area

(10)  State of Origin

(11)  Nationality

 

Information on the student’s parents (Not sponsor or guardian) is also vital for qualification for this scholarship as follows:

 

(a)   Name of Parents

(b)   Home Address

(c)   Phone Numbers

(d)   Occupation

(e)   Place of work (if retired or deceased, kindly state address, date and last place of service, where applicable)

 

All interested students are expected to address their letters to:

 

The Secretary

Committee for Administration of Mr. Emmanuel Chukwuka Ukala (SAN) Scholarship Fund

c/o Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

University of Nigeria, Nsukka

Through:        The Dean

                        Faculty of ………………

                        University of Nigeria

                        Nsukka.

Through:        The Head

                        Department of ……………

All applicants are expected to submit their applications on or before Wednesday, 30 November, 2016. Please note that applications received after the deadline will not be processed.

Dioka Michael

Secretary to the Committee

 

Applicants should attach a comprehensive list of all the courses offered so far, with their grades and ensure they supply the correct grades because any falsification will result to automatic disqualification.

 

Provost, College of Medicine, Deans of Faculty, Directors of Institute/Centre and Heads of Department/Coordinators of Unit are by this letter requested to make this information available to their students.

 

Kind Regards.

 

 


International Conference on Ethics, Governance and Higher Education

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To the Attention of:

  • Chief Executives/Vice chancellors of higher institutions in Africa/globally,
  • Scholars, Students, NGO and governmental representatives:

Dear All,

We are delighted to inform you that the Vice Chancellor, University of Nigeria, Professor Benjamin Chukwuma Ozumba and the Office of Strategic Contacts, Ethics & Publications, is organizing an upscale 2016 International Conference on Ethics, Governance and Higher Education (EGHE2016) with the support of Globethics.net (organizer of the Global Ethics Forum), Geneva, Switzerland.

  • Date: November 23rd-25th 2016.  To the Attention of:
    • Chief Executives/Vice chancellors of higher institutions in Africa/globally,
    • Scholars, Students, NGO and governmental representatives:

    Dear All,

    We are delighted to inform you that the Vice Chancellor, University of Nigeria, Professor Benjamin Chukwuma Ozumba and the Office of Strategic Contacts, Ethics & Publications, is organizing an upscale 2016 International Conference on Ethics, Governance and Higher Education (EGHE2016) with the support of Globethics.net (organizer of the Global Ethics Forum), Geneva, Switzerland.

    • Date: November 23rd-25th 2016.
    • Venue: Princess Alexandra Auditorium (PAA), University of Nigeria, Nsukka Campus, Enugu State, Nigeria
    • Contributors and Speakers: Over 30 chief executives/vice chancellors of tertiary institutions from Africa and all over the globe are expected to be in attendance.
    • Participants: distinguished participants/scholars from over 40 countries worldwide, from academic, business, governmental and NGO realms.
    • Languages: English and French
    • Co-organizers: University of Nigeria / Globethics.net, Geneva, Switzerland

    This highly exciting and challenging international Conference is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students and others interested in issues that surround ethics and leadership, innovation, strong ethical culture in, leadership, governance and value education. Kindly pre-register under the following links before September 15, 2016. More details on topics and target audience are included in our call for paper.

    We look forward to hearing from you soon,

    Dr Casimir Ani, Director,Strategic Contacts, Ethics and Publications

    Office of the Vice-Chancellor

    150, route de Ferney – CH 1211 Geneva

    Anh Tho Andres-Kammler.Program Executive Ethics Education

    Globethics.net – Head Office

    Switzerland

                                                    

                                                                                            

     

    EGHE 2016: CALL FOR PAPER  

    International Conference on Ethics, Governance and Higher Education 

    Theme: The Power of Values Across Leadership and Higher Education

    The International Conference on Ethics, Governance and Higher Education will provide unlimited resources and opportunities for all participants to interact with prominent leaders in the field of governance and higher education. It will also greatly expand the global network of scholars and professionals. Early submissions of abstracts are strongly encouraged due to limited space. The Sub-themes of the conference are listed but are not limited to:

    1. Philosophy, Ethics, Leadership and Higher Education
    2. Ethics, Peace Building, Inter-religious Dialogue, Diplomacy and Terrorism
    3. Ethics, ICT, Leadership and Energy Sector
    4. Ethics, Finance, Law, Business, Oil politics and Sustainable Environment
    5. Ethics, Gender, Civil Society and Media
    6. Ethics, State Governance, Diplomacy and Anti-corruption
    7. Ethics, Agriculture, Food security and Green Economy
    8. Medical and Pharmaceutical Ethics
    9. Ethics, Sustainable Development Goals(SDG), and United Nations
    10. Ethics, Culture, Music, the Diaspora and African Studies
    11. India and China in African Development: The Ethics of Promoting sustainable development of nations

    The deadline for the submission of paper proposals is 29th October 2016. Paper proposals should include 250-300 words abstract and title as well as the Author’s Name, Address, Email Address, institutional affiliation and sent toegheconference@unn.edu.ng. Papers presented at the conference will be published in the dedicated international Journal of Globe ethics.net if they meet the required international impact factor and editorial review standards. The publication of the proceedings of the conference will be carried out by Globethics.net Publications atwww.globethics.net.

    Timelines

    29th October 2016: Deadline for Abstract submission (250-300 words)

    September 30th, 2016: Confirmation of acceptance to present at the conference.

    From 30th September, 2016: Letters to be sent for visa procurement when payment is received.

    From October 7th, 2016: Completion of internal reviews and feedbacks on abstract.

    October 30th, 2016: submission of  full papers for external review (Single blind peer review).

    November 23rd-25th, 2016: Conference on Ethics, governance and higher education begins

    November 26th,2016: KAICIID/GLOBETHICS Certificate  Workshop on peacebuilding and inter-religious dialogue for Nigerian youths at the University of Nigeria (For interested registered participants and others please see the workshop advert for details)

    December 4th– December 14th, 2016: Completion of external review and feedback to the author.

    Mid-March, 2017: Publication of the special conference edition by Globethics.net, Geneva at their websitewww.globethics.net and as a hard copy

    Conference Fee/ Registration

    Registration for the Conference  -Please register at See registration link at Web: www.unn.edu.ng/eghe2016

    Conference Fees:

    All participants are expected to sponsor themselves or source for sponsorship from their institutions or organisations to cover registration fee, feeding, transportation and accommodation. The University of Nigeria does not provide participants with any form of support/sponsorship.

    Participant whose papers are accepted will also be responsible for their traveling expenses to University of Nigeria, Nsukka including the payment of a non-refundable registration fee of $150 only for foreign participants and N30,000 Naira only for participants from Nigeria. All payments should be made on the Remita platform in the registration form.

    BOOKS AND OTHER PRODUCT EXHBITORS ARE WELCOME (For interest to exhibit your books and other products contact: egheconference@unn.edu.ng)

    Enquiries: EGHE2016 Organizing Committee

    Email: enquiries.egheconference@unn.edu.ng

    Web: www.unn.edu.ng/eghe2016

    Phones: +234-(0)7032712275 and +234-(0)8138605952

  • Venue: Princess Alexandra Auditorium (PAA), University of Nigeria, Nsukka Campus, Enugu State, Nigeria
  • Contributors and Speakers: Over 30 chief executives/vice chancellors of tertiary institutions from Africa and all over the globe are expected to be in attendance.
  • Participants: distinguished participants/scholars from over 40 countries worldwide, from academic, business, governmental and NGO realms.
  • Languages: English and French
  • Co-organizers: University of Nigeria / Globethics.net, Geneva, Switzerland

This highly exciting and challenging international Conference is intended to be a forum, discussion and networking place for academics, researchers, professionals, administrators, educational leaders, policy makers, industry representatives, advanced students and others interested in issues that surround ethics and leadership, innovation, strong ethical culture in, leadership, governance and value education. Kindly pre-register under the following links before November 10, 2016. More details on topics and target audience are included in our call for paper.

We look forward to hearing from you soon,

Dr Casimir Ani, Director,Strategic Contacts, Ethics and Publications

Office of the Vice-Chancellor

150, route de Ferney – CH 1211 Geneva

Anh Tho Andres-Kammler.Program Executive Ethics Education

Globethics.net – Head Office

Switzerland

                                                

                                                                                        

 

EGHE 2016: CALL FOR PAPER  

International Conference on Ethics, Governance and Higher Education 

Theme: The Power of Values Across Leadership and Higher Education

The International Conference on Ethics, Governance and Higher Education will provide unlimited resources and opportunities for all participants to interact with prominent leaders in the field of governance and higher education. It will also greatly expand the global network of scholars and professionals. Early submissions of abstracts are strongly encouraged due to limited space. The Sub-themes of the conference are listed but are not limited to:

  1. Philosophy, Ethics, Leadership and Higher Education
  2. Ethics, Peace Building, Inter-religious Dialogue, Diplomacy and Terrorism
  3. Ethics, ICT, Leadership and Energy Sector
  4. Ethics, Finance, Law, Business, Oil politics and Sustainable Environment
  5. Ethics, Gender, Civil Society and Media
  6. Ethics, State Governance, Diplomacy and Anti-corruption
  7. Ethics, Agriculture, Food security and Green Economy
  8. Medical and Pharmaceutical Ethics
  9. Ethics, Sustainable Development Goals(SDG), and United Nations
  10. Ethics, Culture, Music, the Diaspora and African Studies
  11. India and China in African Development: The Ethics of Promoting sustainable development of nations

The deadline for the submission of paper proposals is 29th October 2016. Paper proposals should include 250-300 words abstract and title as well as the Author’s Name, Address, Email Address, institutional affiliation and sent toegheconference@unn.edu.ng. Papers presented at the conference will be published in the dedicated international Journal of Globe ethics.net if they meet the required international impact factor and editorial review standards. The publication of the proceedings of the conference will be carried out by Globethics.net Publications at www.globethics.net.

Timelines

29th October 2016: Deadline for Abstract submission (250-300 words)

From 9th October, 2016: Confirmation of acceptance to present at the conference.

From 30th September, 2016: Letters to be sent for visa procurement when payment is received.

November 7th, 2016: Completion of internal reviews and feedbacks on full paper.

November 15th, 2016: Re-submission of revised full papers for external review (Single blind peer review).

November 23rd-25th, 2016: Conference on Ethics, governance and higher education begins

November 26th,2016: KAICIID/GLOBETHICS Workshop on peacebuilding and inter-religious dialogue for Nigerian youths at the University of Nigeria (For interested registered participants and others please see the workshop advert for details)

December 4th– December 14th, 2016: Completion of external review and feedback to the author.

Mid-February, 2017: Publication of the special conference edition by Globethics.net, Geneva at their websitewww.globethics.net and as a hard copy

Conference Fee/ Registration

Registration for the Conference  -Please register at See registration link at Web: www.unn.edu.ng/eghe2016

Conference Fees:

All participants are expected to sponsor themselves or source for sponsorship from their institutions or organisations to cover registration fee, feeding, transportation and accommodation. The University of Nigeria does not provide participants with any form of support/sponsorship.

Participant whose papers are accepted will also be responsible for their traveling expenses to University of Nigeria, Nsukka including the payment of a non-refundable registration fee of $150 only for foreign participants and N25,000 Naira only for participants from Nigeria. All payments should be made on the Remita platform in the registration form. UNN  PG students are given a subsidized fee of  N15,000 with proof of registration and School ID.Please contact Dr (Mrs) Okafor for further details on how to make the payment at nneka.okafor@unn.edu.ng.

BOOKS AND OTHER PRODUCT EXHBITORS ARE WELCOME (For interest to exhibit your books and other products contact: egheconference@unn.edu.ng)

Enquiries: EGHE2016 Organizing Committee

Email: enquiries.egheconference@unn.edu.ng

Web: www.unn.edu.ng/eghe2016

Phones: +234-(0)7032712275 and +234-(0)81386059522


EBSCOHost e-Content for UNN

The following databases are available as part of the Nigerian Research and Education Network (NgREN) with access to EBSCOHost e-CONTENT

  1. Academic Source Complete;
  2. Applied Science and Technology Source;
  3. Business Source Complete;
  4. Enterpreneurial Studies Source;
  5. Health Source: Consumer Edition;
  6. Health Source: Nursing / Academic Edition;
  7. Master FILE Complete

For e-Books

Go To:     http://search.ebscohost.com

Consult the Librarian

 

 For e-Books

Go To:     http://search.ebscohost.com

Consult the Librarian