BACKGROUND

BACKGROUND
The Centre for Applied Sciences and Technology Research (CASTER) has the mandate to coordinate, monitor, domesticate and document all R&D activities of the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, in addition to carrying out its own direct cutting edge research projects. The Centre does these bearing in mind at all times that innovative researches raise the University profile, enhance internally generated revenue and produce patentable results that promote human development indices, boost national economic growth and upscale positive social-political transformations.

As at 2018, the Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University through the Centre, has completed several R&D projects while several others are ongoing and several others are still being proposed and conceptualized. Funding for the research activities comes from several external sources with funding from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Tertiary Education Fund (TETFund) and Raw Materials Research and Development Council constituting hugely significant components.

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NIGERIA’S PROSPERITY IN 2050: IBBUL LEADS NUC PROJECT

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has commissioned Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai to lead the development of sectoral component of the blueprint for Nigeria’s prosperity in 2050 with a view to providing solutions to its challenges.  The Vice Chancellor, Professor …

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PROFESSOR BAMIRO PROFFERS REQUIREMENTS FOR A WORLD-CLASS UNIVERSITY

A don and Former Vice-Chancellor, University of Ibadan, Professor Olufemi Bamiro has stipulated some basic conditions to be met by any university striving to become a world-class citadel of learning. He stated this while delivering his paper as the 2nd …

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VICE CHANCELLOR INAUGURATES ACADEMIC COMMITTEE FOR IBBUL MEDICAL COLLEGE

The Vice Chancellor, Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai, Professor Muhammad Nasir Maiturare has inaugurated the Academic Committee for the University’s Medical College. Speaking during the inauguration ceremony which took place at the Main Campus in Lapai, Professor Maiturare said the …

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