The Taraba state University(TSU) Jalingo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding MoU with Girne American University(GAU) North Cyprus at Cyprus on students value chain development and comparative Academic Advantage for academic excellence.
The Vice Chancellor of Taraba state University(TSU) Jalingo, Prof Vincent Tenebe Ado signed the MOU in Cyprus recently said the significance of the MoU includes a major collaboration to promote academic and educational exchange between both institutions.
With the arrangement lecturers and students from Taraba State University Jalingo can also have an exchange programme with the American University.
The MOU is to establish an educational collaboration in facilitation of 3+1, 4+1, and 1+1 'top degree programs for students.
Students can also run a top up degree programs both institutions agree within the framework of the agreement that the TSU shall facilitate the enrolment of eligible undergraduate applicants into appropriate and available programmes at (GAU).
Excited students and staff of the university said the VC, Prof Vincent Tenebe Ado, has done tremendously well for his innovation in academic and human capacity development.
His leadership role in the area of innovation and human capacity development in his two years administration can not be overemphasize, a student of the University said.
''He is focused and work within the framework of the laws establishing the University. He is a role model of transparency, accountability, and openness in the university administration.
He is not ignorant of the fact that; Tarabans and Nigerians are expecting much from him being in charge of a new generation University.
On his two years of Vice Chancellor ship of Taraba State University Jalingo, he is being described by Staff and students as " silent achiever in human capacity development,research and innovation".
He has also done well in terms of attracting research gains to the University, he has gone a long way in repositing the University as one of the best in the country, looking at the previous NUC rating and the present.
He goes every length to ensuring that everyone is Carried along, he also ensure that the welfare of staff and students remains Paramount at all times, he is down-to-earth and easy to approach.