By; SAMSON YAKI, Lafia
Bingham University, Karu in Nasarawa State has secured the approval the National Universities Commission to commence 17 new programmes.
A statement from the institution said the new programmes are billed to commence in the 2019/2020 session beginning in September 2019.
According to the statement, undergraduate courses approved include B.Sc. Architecture, B.Sc. Landscape Architecture, B.Sc. Estate Management, B.Sc.Enviromental Management and B.Sc. Quantity Surveying.
Others include; B.Sc. Entrepreneurship, B.Sc. Public Health and Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science(BMLS), B.A Philosophy, B.A Religious Studies and B. Ed. Guidance and Counselling.
The statement also disclosed thatPostgraduate programmes approved by NUC include PGD Computer Science, Master of Cyber Security and Digital Forensics(MCSDF), Master Of Election Management (MEM), Master of Legislative Drafting (MLD),PGD Social Media Journalism and the Master of Public Health (MPH).
The departments of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy according to the statement, were also approved as new departments under the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences.