The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved doctoral degree programs for Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu, Ile-Ife, according to the institution’s founder, Dr Rahmon Adedoyin.

The Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu, Osun State, has appointed Professor Segun Aribisala as its new Vice Chancellor, following the end of the tenure of the former VC, Professor Chibuzor Nwoke.

Aribisala obtained a BSc degree in Mathematics in 1994 from the Ondo State University (now Ekiti State University), where he emerged best graduating student.

He had his MSc in Computer Science from the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA), Ondo State in 1999, and later bagged PhD degree in Computer Science from Birmingham, United Kingdom in 2006.

He is the first substantive professor of Computer Science at the Lagos State University (LASU), Lagos State.

Aribisala’s research and teaching career cover two universities in Nigeria and three in the United Kingdom.

He has over 100 scientific articles to his credit and has given scholarly presentations to both local and international audiences in almost all the continents across the world.

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