Following the successful accreditation of its Open, Distance & e-Learning operations by the National Universities Commission (NUC), Babcock University, through its Center for Open, Distance & e-Learning (BUCODeL) has launched its e-learning Bachelors Degree Program started in accounting to further reduce learning barriers in the pandemic era.
The B.Sc. Computing software that is mostly online is developed through VigiLearn, an all-in-one solution created by technology solution provider EduTech Global. VigiLearn was designed to ensure that all processes related to a smooth academic experience are effectively managed by combining innovative technology with reliable user support. Through this platform, students can attend live lectures, enjoy real-time interaction with lecturers and fellow students, follow their class schedules, view exam results and much more.
According to prof. Mobolanle Sotunsa, Director, BUCODeL, “Babcock University Center for Open Distance and e-Learning (BUCODeL) is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and innovative resources to contribute value, student focused Open and Distance Learning through the ICT Enabled Supported Mixed Model. The BSc degree in accounting comes with a professional certification in ICDL, industry collaboration and opportunity for ACCA and ICAN training.Other programs with premium benefits will soon be added to expand access to learning opportunities for everyone at Babcock University.”
In a statement by Onyekachi Ginger-Eke, Business Manager, EduTech Global, “In recent years, the provision of e-learning solutions has been required by the increased gap between demand and access to education. But when you consider the current realities that Twilight brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, e-learning is needed now, more than ever.
“With the launch of the B.Sc. Accounting Program, BUCODeL and EduTech Global are perfectly prepared to provide access to quality education for all and sundry. to add in the safest way, ”she continued.
Students for and the B.Sc. Accounting program as well as later additional study courses can enjoy access to education funding through another EduTech Global product, EduCollect, which gives both parents and self-sponsoring students easy access to collateral-free lending to ensure their education is not hampered by finances.
Admission to the program is open to applicants who hold five credits in no more than two sessions in five subjects, including English language, math, economics, and any other two subjects on SSCE, GCE and other O’Level exams of recognized bodies.