Crown University Intl. Chartered Inc. represented by its Vice Chancellor, UNESCO Laureate Prof. Sir Bashiru Aremu, and the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria, represented by its Vice Chancellor, Prof. Ignatius Onimawo, have resolved to establish a partnership for CREDIT TRANSFER, RECIPROCAL ARRANGEMENT, International conferences,seminar,workshop, training and research at all level of studies.
The objective of this Memorandum of Understanding is to articulate the conditions for the partnership.
In the context of this Memorandum of Understanding, the word “Partnership” shall apply to all activities arranged and carried out by common agreement between the Crown University Intl. Chartered Inc. and Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria for the mutual benefit of both parties.
The partnership shall include the following aspects:
2.1. Training for capacity building in identified areas of special need such as:
Humanities, Arts, Technologies, Engineering, Medicine and Health Sciences, Pure and Natural Sciences, Social Sciences and Management Sciences and other related courses as well
2.2. There shall be reciprocal/dual certifications and top up degree arrangements between Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria on undergraduate and graduate programs on a credit transfer-based criterion established by Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria
2.3. The exchange of staff and students for training and research or for other assignment as the case may be; The joint organization of research projects, seminars, workshop, international conference, and colloquia and other training sessions likely to strengthen both Universities.
Students from Crown University Intl. Chartered Inc. must meet all other admission and transfer criteria documented in the then-current Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria catalog.
2.4. Developing mutual consultancy and support activities for the advancement of teaching and research;
2.5. The use of laboratories, classroom space, and other research facilities.
2.6. All Crown University Intl Chartered Inc. students who are studying in the areas of Humanities, Arts, Technologies, Engineering, Medicine and Health Sciences, Pure and Natural Sciences, Social Sciences and Management Sciences and other related courses as well complete their programs at Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria, shall receive a degree as dual degree or top up degrees based on the articulation agreement established between both parties. Development of curriculum, manuals and other documents for; improving and streamlining procedures and practices and same thing applied to Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria depends on available courses and the choice of the students of the parties.
2.7. Establishing further forms of cooperation in all fields of studies for mutual interest.
3.1. The two Universities shall therefore undertake to
3.1.1. Pursue regular exchange of their respective practices and methods in training and research and other fields common interest;
3.1.2. Intensify discussion between their staffs to look for solutions to the problems of either or both parties;
3.1.3. Deploy all necessary efforts to ensure funding of activities from this partnership.
4.1. Financial resources and materials shall be provided by both parties to look for solutions to its problems or to train its staffs
4.2. The two parties agree to organize annual consultative meetings using appropriate technology to aim at appraising the implementation of this partnership, monitoring activities being carries out and at planning future activities.
4.3. Extraordinary meetings may be convened at the initiative of one of the parties to treat issues that need urgent solutions.
4.4. Crown University Intl Chartered Inc. shall pay any tuition charged by Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria per student for all applicable Degrees. Transfer students must submit their Transcripts from former Institutions to Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Nigeria
4.5. At the request of one of the parties, the terms of this partnership may be amended during an extraordinary meeting duly convened for this purpose.
4.7. Any misunderstanding resulting from the implementation or interpretation of this partnership shall be resolved amicably and through consultation in the best interest of both parties.
4.9. The suspension or termination of this partnership shall be done on the initiative of one of the parties, subject to, at last prior notice of six months. However, the parties hereby undertake to complete any ongoing activity at the time of the said termination within a stipulated deadline.
Conclude the present Cooperation Agreement with the purpose of cooperation establishment in the field of education and science, regulation of academic collaboration, joint research and exchange programmes.
Scope of the Agreement
- Academic exchange of research and teaching staff with the aim of training, conducting lectures, International conferences, seminar, workshop and research at all level of studies fulfillment of joint academic activities.
- Organization of joint conferences and seminars on agreed subjects, exchange of scientific information, providing opportunity for Universities staff to publish scientific articles as well as the results of joint scientific and research activities in specialized editions and scientific publications of Universities.
- Joint participation in international academic programs, fulfillment of joint research projects in frames of international grants.
- Development of exchange programs for students and post-graduates with the purpose of training, research, language and industrial practice.
- For each program of cooperation parties conclude additional agreement that define responsible staff members, terms, financial resources and other conditions of their accomplishment.