The National Universities Commission has given the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso, the approval to run 13 new courses on full-time mode.
This was said in a statement on Monday by the Public Relations Officer of the university, Mr Lekan Fadeyi.
He said the approval was contained in a letter written to the Oyo State-owned Institution by the NUC.
The statement read, “The letter listed the new undergraduate courses to include B. Tech Fisheries and Aquaculture, BLIS Library and Information Science, B. Sc Sociology, B. A. English Language and Literary Studies, B. Sc. Hospitality and Tourism Management, and B.A. Philosophy.
“The approval also included B. A. History; as well as B. Tech. Forest Resource Management and B. Tech Wildlife and Ecotourism Management.
“Other courses whose establishment also got the nod of NUC included: B. Tech Consumer and Home Economics; B. Tech. Estate Management; B. Tech. Survey and Geoinformatics as well as B. Tech. Building.”