wigwe university

Here is a valuable insight about Wigwe University. If you are looking to study at this university, read the information contained in this article.

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About Wigwe University

Wigwe University is a private university located in Isiokpo, Rivers State, Nigeria.

It was Founded by a visionary entrepreneur, Herbert Wigwe.

The university is keen on providing a world-class education that equips students with the knowledge and skills to be future-ready.

Herbert Wigwe was the former CEO of Access Bank.

Wigwe University, established under the HOW Foundation, seeks to become Africa’s first Ivy League university.

The university was built as part of the Foundation’s five-year strategic plans and goals for providing quality education and reshaping the educational landscape on the African continent.

Herbert’s mission, through the Wigwe University, is to change the course of Nigeria’s future through committed and world-class faculty, and globally relevant and locally impactful curricula taught through novel methods to rival, the globe’s most respected universities.

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Tuition Fees

Tuition fees at the University vary depending on factors such as the level of study (undergraduate or postgraduate) and the program of study.

Students enrolled in Wigwe University’s College of Arts will pay $12,000 (N17.9 million) per session, including accommodation and other charges.

Students in the College of Engineering will pay $15,000 (N22.4 million) per session. The school fees are the same for students under the College of Management of Social Sciences.

According to Wigwe University’s website, students in the school’s College of Science and Computing are to pay $15,000 (22.4 million) per session.

Please note that this is based on estimation, and is subject to change at any time. For accurate amount of fees and other charges visit the university’s website for updates.

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Some of the courses offered are

  • BSc data science,
  • BSc mathematics,
  • BEng electrical engineering,
  • BEng mechanical engineering,
  • BA theatre arts,
  • BSc business management,
  • BSc social innovation and entrepreneurship,
  • BSc accounting and data analytics.
  • BSc finance and BSc finance and financial technology.
  • B.Eng in computer engineering (robotics),
  • BA fine arts and design,
  • BSc film and media studies,
  • BA. animation and visual arts,
  • B.Sc. communication and digital media studies.
  • BSc computer science,
  • BSc cybersecurity,
  • BSc Software Engineering,
  • BSc forensics,
  • BSc information and communication technology (ICT), among others, are offered at the university.

For more updates on courses visit the university website mentioned earlier.

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