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Federal University of Technology Owerri
Federal University of Technology Owerri

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History of Federal University of Technology Owerri Federal University of Technology Owerri was established in 1980. Built by Nigerian Federal Government in 1980. This is the premier federal university of technology in South East and South-South parts of Nigeria. Security/Safety of Federal University of Technology Owerri This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Federal University of Technology Owerri, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Academic documents Cash Valid Identification Writer's Review The federally-owned University is committed to the training of skilled and innovative work-force that would transform Nigeria's natural resources into goods and services driven by entrepreneurship and Information and Communication Technology (ICT), to positively affect the economy and thus the quality of life of her people. Most common visitors Students and lecturers

Imo State University
Imo State University

Imo State University

University

Imo

13

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About Imo State University The University fondly called ‘IMSU’ and is a state-owned and governed higher institution of learning, established in 1981 following the approval of the Federal Government, which was sought for, and obtained by the then Governor of the State, Chief Sam Mbakwe, with the aim of establishing a Liberal Studies institution in the state. IMSU initially started off with a collegiate system but was subsequently replaced with a Faculty structure in 2001. Currently having eleven (11) faculties, with a College of Medicine and Health Sciences, the University offers quite a number of postgraduate and undergraduate courses officially accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC). With its laudable accreditation and structural development, IMSU is poised to take its pride of place as one of the best state-owned University in the Nation.   Imo State University Faculties And Accredited Courses Offered As stated earlier, the University has about 11 faculties, and a little bit over 63 departments, offering courses in relevant fields. We’ve compiled a detailed list of this to help. Find them below: Faculty of Agric and Veterinary Medicine Agric Science and Fisheries Agric Economics, Extension and Rural Development Computer Science and Biotechnology Soil Science Faculty of Business Administration Accounting Banking and Finance Hospitality and Management Marketing Management, e.t.c Faculty of Engineering Civil Engineering Agricultural Engineering Mechanical Engineering Electrical Engineering... Faculty of Education Arts Education Physical Science Education Life Science Education Language Education, e.t.c Faculty of Environmental Sciences Comprises of the following departments: Building Surveying and Geoinformatics Architecture Estate Management, e.t.c Faculty of Health Sciences Medical Laboratory Science Nursing Science Nutrition and Dietetics Faculty of Humanities Theatre Arts Philosophy English and Literacy Studies Linguistics and Igbo, e.t.c. Faculty of Science Botany Biochemistry Microbiology Zoology... The University is also home to the faculties of Social Sciences, Law and Medicine, offering accredited courses in these disciplines as well. Imo State University Admission Requirements Although there are specific admission requirements based on faculties or prefered course. There are still some general requirements set by the institution for prospective applicants in various levels. We’ve compiled useful details about the general admission requirements. Find them below: IMSU Admission Requirements For Undergraduates Pre-degree (JUPEB): Prospective are required to have their O'level results (WAEC/NECO/NABTEB). You are also required to obtain the application form and sit for the entrance examination organized by the University. 100 Level Entry Students: Applicants must possess a minimum of five (5) credit passes in SSCE/GCE O’LEVEL/NECO/NABTEB or equivalents at no more than two (2) sittings obtained in subjects relevant to the proposed field of study. The 5 credits must compulsorily be in Mathematics, English and 3 other related subjects. In addition, applicants must register, sit for and attain the prescribed cut-off mark (usually 180) in UTME, and also prepare for a screening process organized by the school. 200 Level (Direct-entry) Students: Applicants must have a National Diploma, which should come from a recognized institution in Nigeria. Applicants are required to have a Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE) in a subject(s) related to the proposed field of study with a minimum of one unit and two (2) advanced level passes. Applicants must also register with JAMB for Direct-entry registration. IMSU Admission Requirements For Postgraduates (PG) The University has available postgraduate programmes in some of the faculties listed above. The types of PG programmes available include, Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters degree and Doctor of Philosophy. Although admission requirements differ across these levels, here a few general requirements for prospective applicants. Bachelor’s degree/ HND certificate from the University, or one recognized by the University’s Senate. Masters degree certificate for candidates proposing to pursue M.Phil or PhD. NYSC Discharge/Exemption certificate. Marriage certificate or evidence of a change of name (if applicable). Any other certificate or document(s) relevant to the mode of application. Academic transcript(s) and reference letters from previous University lecturers. It’s also important to note that the College or department, may also require additional conditions such as oral interview, or entrance examination. The University website is a tool which provides up to date information targeted at verified students and members of the institution and can be found at imsu.edu.ng . Imo State University Facilities Its refreshing to know that IMSU, asides the fact that it is a State University getting lesser funds than federal University has a growing rate of standard infrastructures and utilities. The University is home to the following facilities: A Radio Station: Called IMSU Star FM, with radio frequency 90.9, is situated on campus and is open to students enthusiastic about media and journalism. A State of the Art Digital Library: This is open for study, research and exploration, and constitutes of an online repository for journals, articles and thesis. An Information Communication Technology Center Lecture halls and theatres Academic blocks and faculty buildings Accommodation for students and staffs Laboratories and Workshops. And lots more. Things To Know About Imo State University For travellers who intend to visit and for prospective students, here are a few awesome things to know: Security The University is situated in a very secure location. Individuals are still advised to be vigilant. Best Time To Visit During office hours on weekdays, the University is open to inquiries, study and exploration. Most Common Visitors At the University, be sure to find students, staffs and education enthusiasts. Imo State University School Fees As it is a growing trend with state universities in the country, school fees for indigenes are way lower than that of non-indigenes. Many have criticized this action, but it can be argued that its a means of empowering and energizing youths to gain university qualification. The University has released its school fees schedule for the 2017/2018 academic session for non-indigenes, with indigenes allowed to pay half of the stipulated amount. Find the schedule below: Faculty of Medicine: N190,000 Faculties of Law and Engineering: N180,000 Faculties of Social Science, Business Administration, Education, Humanities, and Other faculties: N150,000. It’s important to note the payment of an ancillary fee of N19,500 is also required for both indigenes and non-indigenes, as defaulters won’t be allowed to sit for examinations.

Alliance Française Owerri
Alliance Française Owerri

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History of Alliance Française Owerri Alliance Française Owerri. This is a non-profit French language and cultural centre with a goal to teach French in Owerri, publicize the French culture in Owerri and foster cultural diversity through the promotion of all cultures. Security/Safety of Alliance Française Owerri This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Alliance Française Owerri, here are some helpful things to take along with you: An English-to-French Dictionary if you plan on conversing in the French language Your passport and ID Card if your trip is an official one Best Features They provide a range of services to promote cultural diversity in Owerri such as organization of cultural events, provision of resources about France and the French speaking community, and also teach French language. Writer's Review It features a resource center with internet access which has all the documents needed for learning outside the classroom. They also organize platforms for rising and upcoming artists and performers to showcase their talents with an aim to stimulate the cultural scene in Owerri.

Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education
Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education

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History of Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education was established in 1963. Built by Eastern Nigerian Government in 1963. As an institution solely focused on research, teaching and training teachers for both intermediate and higher education sectors, Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education has greatly contributed to the production of quality teachers in the country. Security/Safety of Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Housing necessities if you are a new or returning student An ID Card to identify yourself if you are a visitor Educational materials if you are a new or returning student Best Features Named after Alvan Ikoku, a great educationist, founder of the first indigenous secondary school In Eastern Nigeria and one time President of the Nigeria Union of Teachers, this college was originally opened as the Advanced Teachers Training College, Owerri. It was closed down during the civil war and reopened at the present site built with the assistance of the British Government. In 2007, it was taken over by the Federal Government and with it, the college witnessed improved financial aid and infrastructural growth to renovate dilapidated structures, build large classrooms, laboratories and hostels and expand the staff strength.

Dan Anyiam Stadium
Dan Anyiam Stadium

Dan Anyiam Stadium

Sport arena

Imo

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Stadium, Sightseeing, Relaxation, Play, Exercise

West African Examination Council
West African Examination Council

West African Examination Council

Government Building

Imo

2

Work, Learn, Attend public lectures

About West African Examination Council The West African Examination Council popularly known as WAEC conducts examinations and award certificates comparable to those of equivalent examining authorities internationally. The council is required to assist in the development of quality education, ensure there is no drop in the educational standard, give people of West Africa a vision of great potentials which lie beyond examinations. The registration of the examination conducted by the council is done online on the council's website. The waec timetable and results of the waec examination are published on the council's website. The result checker is sold in banks and through agents nationwide.  Safety This is a very safe location which befits an organisation of its standard. Things to Do Get information about upcoming examinations, obtain registration cards and result checker, check for updated waec timetable, collect certificates after the successful completion of the examination. What to  Bring  Before heading to the West African examination Council, here are some helpful things to take along with you; means of identification to prove you are the real recipient of the certificate you claim is yours, cash to pay for the certificate, notepad to list information gotten at the council office, cash to obtain examination cards, both registration card and result checker. Best Features The staffs at the council are well-trained and make sure you have a smooth and easy experience at the council. Best Time to Visit West African Examination Council The best time to visit the West African Examination Council is  during weekdays when the council is open for various activities. Most Common Visitors The most common visitors here are students, teachers, school administrators, government officials. Why You Should Visit Every information needed for examinations can be gotten here and you can be sure it is not counterfeit or falsified.

Shoprite Owerri Mall
Shoprite Owerri Mall
531

Sightseeing, See a movie, Relaxation, Meet friends, Buy/Sell

History of Shoprite Owerri Mall Shoprite Owerri Mall. Purpose built to be the premier provider of shopping, food, leisure and entertainment, this is a magnificently designed luxurious shopping mall and one of the landmarks adorning the Owerri city. Security/Safety of Shoprite Owerri Mall This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Shoprite Owerri Mall, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash or Debit/Credit card Camera to capture the sights and take selfies with Your shopping list Things to do while at Shoprite Owerri Mall Before heading to Shoprite Owerri Mall, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Enjoy a lovely time checking out what the stores have to offer and buying as you fancy Have a chat with friends and family over chops at the food court Best Features An instant favorite since its unveiling, the mall features a tenant mix that includes fashion, accessories, telecommunications, health and beauty retailers as well as restaurants, fast food services and entertainment, providing a wide range of choice to the Owerri market. It also houses one of the Genesis Cinemas outlets for the movie-goers. Writer's Review This state-of-the-art mall is an exciting centre attracting people to a wonderland of sorts. From the over 40 brands present, it is always a thrill place to check out, hang out with pals and shop at. We have built a world class property, equipped with all safety gadgets to physically and electronically keep the facility secure round the clock-Bayo Anifowose, Centre Manager Owerri Mall is the IT spot to go to now. Everybody knows it and everybody at one time has been there-John

Okigwe park
Okigwe park

Okigwe park

Park

Imo

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Relaxation, Meet friends, Explore nature

Umezuriike Hospital
Umezuriike Hospital

Umezuriike Hospital

Hospital

Imo

136

Medical check up, Healthcare, Drugs

About: Umezuruike Private Hospital is recognized in history as the second fully-equipped private hospital in Owerri. It delivers high quality and affordable in-patient and out-patient care. Some of the services rendered by this hospital include surgical, diagnostic, antenatal/post antenatal, eye clinic and electrocardiography services. Best Features: Quality services, Clean and spacious wards. Safety: It is secure.

Everyday Supermarket, Owerri
Everyday Supermarket, Owerri

Sightseeing, Buy/Sell

History of Everyday Supermarket, Owerri Everyday Supermarket, Owerri was established in 2010. Built by Everyday Group in 2010. The first Everyday Supermarket outside Port Harcourt, this is a one-stop spot for all shopping needs either groceries, household goods, provisions, cosmetics and accessories, and even bakery products. Security/Safety of Everyday Supermarket, Owerri This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Everyday Supermarket, Owerri, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Cash or Debit/Credit card Shopping List Best Features The building is a two-floor structure with the supermarket occupying the ground floor and the first floor. Right from its inception, it gained instant popularity as now the residents of Owerri had real modern shopping experience for the first time. I go to Everyday to get all my food ingredients. In this Owerri, it is the only place I can be sure my stuffs are fresh and in good order. I don't mind that it is quite a distance from my house. It is worth it-Mrs Okezie

Imo State NYSC Secretariat
Imo State NYSC Secretariat

Imo State NYSC Secretariat

Government Building

Imo

0

Work, Meet friends, Learn

History of Imo State NYSC Secretariat Imo State NYSC Secretariat. This is the administrative office of the National Youth Service Corps in Imo. It oversees the welfare, documentation and the general affairs of youth corpers in the state. Security/Safety of Imo State NYSC Secretariat This is a very safe location. Always come in your NYSC uniform or you won't be attended to What To Bring Before heading to Imo State NYSC Secretariat, here are some helpful things to take along with you: All documents regarding NYSC including; Call-up letter, Registration documents, School's Certificate, Green Card and Student ID Card Copies of Passport Photographs Your NYSC ID Card Best Features While there are secretariats in all local governments in the state, this is the headquarters and so houses the State Coordinator, along with other high ranking state officials. It is here to report to after your 21 days at the Orientation Camp to get assigned to your Place of Primary Assignment (PPA). Weekly Community Development Service (CDS) are also held here, along with the NYSC sponsored Skills Acquisition Entrepreneurship Development program. This is also where to go if you have inquiries about the NYSC scheme in Imo State. Writer's Review As long as you are fully kitted in your NYSC uniform, you have no fear of being turned away. Different people have different tales of how they interacted with the officials and staff but I have found that a smile, knowledge of the local language, and an appealing face helps for a positive interaction. It will be wise to befriend one of the staff as you never know when an inside-ear will be needed. Most common visitors You will see a lot of Corps members, NYSC staff, SAED Instructors and hawkers here.