Why Study at CU?


Global Rankings (Time Higher Education)
• Covenant is Cumulatively West Africa’s leading University in Research, Industry
• Partnerships, International Outlook, and Teaching
• Ranks No.1 University in Nigeria (Times Higher Education,THEWUR 2019)
• Ranks No. 1 University in West Africa (Times Higher Education, THEWUR 2019)
• Among the top 3% of all universities in the world.
• No.1 Nigerian University with the most employed graduates (STUTERN, 2018)
Comprehensive Education at Covenant
• Degrees at Covenant combine the training of the total man (Spirit, Soul, and Mind)
• Rigorous Academic Study
• Leadership and Business training and Certificates at graduation
• Professional and international internships for students
• Opportunities to look at today’s action differently and gain insight into unforeseeable challenges.
Awards, Partnerships, and Memberships
• Affiliate Membership of MIT’s Higher-Education @ J-WEL
• African Development Bank’s Center of Excellence and partner on the Coding for employment project (2018)
• First Nigerian University to win NAFSA’s Global fellows Award (2018)
• Best Delegate Award for the 2018 United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA, New York)
• Best Position Paper Award for General Assembly 1(GA1).
• The only African-based institution qualified for the US National Science Foundation (NSF) Material and Data Science (MATDAT) Hackathon 2018
•Robust International Linkages with over 50 top-ranked global Institutions across Europe, South America, Asia, and Africa. E.g., MIT, Sciences Po, Centrale Nantes, University of Johannesburg
Active Alumni Network

• Alumni network with more than 10,000 engaged members in more than 50 countries
• Exclusive alumni platform and job opportunities
• More than 15% Alums are Entrepreneurs (Job Creators)
• Graduates Excel as Ivy League Postgraduate students