The Vice Chancellor of Ambrose Alli University ,Ekpoma ,Prof.Ignatius . Onimawo has explained steps taken by the University administration to bring about sanity and due process in the University community .
Prof Onimawo who made this known in an interactive session with reporters recently, said the school authorities made concerted efforts in changing the narrative of the institution .
Prof Onimawo said measures like the introduction and application of Information Technology in managing the affairs of the school has indeed brought about a positive change in behavioral attitude from both the students and staff of the University.
From the onset at admission, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma has been able to make things saner for both the incoming students and admission staff as course registration is carried out online with easy step by step process.The digitization of course registration has brought a lot of sanity in the chaotic environment such manual processes are known for.
The process completely eradicated middle men who might have other sinister purposes from handling admission issues on behalf of gullible or ignorant fresh students.This in turn has saved valuable time for the student and staff and has increased productivity.
Also the vice chancellor said the introduction of Computer Based Exams has shown increased improvement in students engagement and their capacity output.
Exam malpractices and manipulation of results either by sexual harassment or financial inducement is completely a tale of the past.
The Vice Chancellor listed some gains of ICT transformation of the university.
*Data /Portal services
*Robust web services
*Real time dissemination of information
*Full automation of students records
*Online- admission screening
*Upload of admission list
*Online registration of courses
*Online computation of results
*Management of students data base
*Downloading and analysis of students info to management
*Support of services to students
*Computerisation of old transcripts
*Processing ,collation of final results
*Automation of certificate verification