NUC disowns school of health technology, Kankia degree program
By: Usman Maawuya
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has disowned School of Health Tech, Kankia’s degree program.
This is contained in a letter of reply in response to a clarification request by Environmental Health Officers Association Nigeria.
According to the letter dated 11th of December and titled ”Re: Request for the clarifications on status of Affiliate degree programs from university of Ibadan being run in School of Health Technology, Kankia and school of Hygiene Kano and other places”, degrees awarded by these institutions are not recognized by the commission for “employment, promotion/upgrading and further studies”.
” I am detected to acknowledged the receipt of your letter dated 20th November, 2019 on the subject matter and to inform the National President that the alleged affiliation arrangement with University of Ibadan are neither known to nor recognized by the National University Commission” the paper stated.
” For avoidance of doubt, I am to add that certificates awarding in respect of programs arising from unapproved affiliation arrangements are not recognized for employment, promotion/ upgrading and further studies” it added.