Kemi Olaitan in Ibadan
The Director of Distance Learning Centre, University of Ibadan (UI), Prof. Babatunde Omobowale and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Edurex Technologies, Adedotun Fasiku, have stressed the need for a strong Public Private Partnership (PPP) that would revolutionise access to quality education in the country.
While speaking on the partnership between both institutions, they announced plans by UI and Edurex to offer a diverse range of online courses and certifications which would create unparalleled online learning experience, leveraging on cutting-edge technology and expertise of both institutions.
According to Fasiku, the collaboration would give learners access to world-class education from the comfort of their homes, adding both institutions would offer online certifications and professional courses across various disciplines such as IT, Project Management, Accounting and Finance, Agribusiness and Leadership, among others.
“We are excited to join forces with UI to bring quality education to learners worldwide. This partnership represents fusion of academic excellence and technological innovation, enabling us to reach learners in every corner of the globe.”
Omobowale on his part said that the collaboration aims to empower individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in today’s competitive world.
“The online courses offered through this partnership will be designed to accommodate diverse learning styles and preferences. Learners can expect engaging multimedia content and interactive learning modules, ensuring comprehensive educational experience, participants will also benefit from the guidance of experienced instructors and access supportive online community,” he said.
He expressed enthusiasm about the collaboration, stating, “our partnership with Edurex Academy reflects our commitment to expanding access to quality education. By harnessing the power of technology, we can provide learners with flexible and convenient learning opportunities, empowering them to excel in their chosen fields.
“Registration for the online certifications and professional courses offered through Edurex Academy and UI has commenced with the first set of professional courses empowering learners nationwide and across Africa seeking to enhance their skills, pursue further education, or embark on new career paths.
“Interested learners and professionals can visit the official website of Edurex Academy on www.edurex.academy,” he added.