Adamawa varsity adopts new sources of funding

The Adamawa , Mubi, has adopted new sources of income by diversifying its potential.

Dr Auwal Tukur, the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing of the , disclosed this while speaking with newsmen in Yola.

Tukur said , in collaboration with the management, had concluded arrangement to the institution’s internal income .

“The is not leaving any stone unturned to greatly the income base of the university.

“The development is diversifying from the traditional dependence state government and exploring other sources of available to the university.

“The university requires vast resources to enable it continue on an upward trajectory for rapid Academic and Research development,’’ Tukur said.

 explained that a lot of efforts and resources are being deployed in the areas of research, publications, and innovations to improve the university’s competitiveness and ranking among World class universities.

said university, despite its remote location, the governing council and the management were evolving to ensure institution excelled and be amongst the best.

said state government and the council had tasked the university to give attention to practical innovations in the areas of agriculture, environment, energy and innovations, among .

“The State Government is challenging the university to come up with innovations and research in practical areas, not just theoretical, and we are just going to do that,” Tukur said. (NAN)