Our Objectives and Values

Our Values

Quality

FUN operates as an organisation, registered with the corporate Affairs commission as BBSBC Educational services in 2013 to carry out educational training and sales services to provides a high-quality, online virtual education inspired by the demands for the new world order of education. We assesses and evaluates all aspects of our academic structure on an ongoing basis inline with the accrediting standards of the National University Commission and other global accrediting agencies.

Students Registration

Students are required to register for courses within three weeks of resumption. A student who does not register within the stipulated period will not be allowed to attend any of the scheduled classes, or take examination and assessments.

Class Attendance

We take attendance from online lectures, monthly seminars, practical and training and it is mandatory for all students. Every student is required to make a minimum of 75% attendance before he/she is allowed to sit for the semester examination. Any student with a record of less than 75% attendance may be disqualified from sitting for the examination of that semester. The system have been programme to take records of student’s logins to the online campus and lecture area and output it as attendance.

Course Grading

This is in accordance with National University Commission (NUC) regulation which is 70% from semester’s exams and 30% from tests and TMAs (Tutor Marked Assignments)

Scholarship

At Free University of Nigeria, student’s enrollment comes with scholarship therefore, you do not need to apply for a separate scholarship scheme to access our tutorials.

Opportunity

FUN is based on the belief that education at a minimal cost is a basic right for all qualified applicants, not just for a privileged few. The University works to open the gates of higher education to qualified students anywhere in the world by offering its programs through distance learning and by making this opportunity affordable.

Community

We are creating a global community by making our academic programs, educational services, and employment opportunities available online to qualified individuals from all over the world, and by providing learning environment that engage students and faculty from diverse backgrounds.

Integrity statement

FUN grounds its institutional culture in candor, transparency and best professional practices, and expects all students, faculty, staff, and administrators to uphold the highest standard of personal integrity, honesty and responsibility. Additionally, the University expects its students to take responsibility for their education, and to pursue their studies diligently and with seriousness of purpose.

Our Objectives

To provide democratically accessible platform for higher education;

  • Utilizing the internet to provide distance education
  • Offering programs at no cost to qualified students
  • Providing a wide range scholarship to accommodate all registered students.
  • Provide a wide range of financial empowerment through our enterprise development centre in partnership with banks, governments at various levels for the aim of empowering the most qualified students upon graduation
  • Promoting the University’s programs in educationally less developed nations of the world.
  • Utilizing a robust membership based supports and volunteers for leadership, academic and administrative work
  • Developing a community of supporters and local participation in development of education at community level

To offer quality education that:

  • is embedded in high academic standards
  •  will fuel national growth through critical thinking, communication, and commitment to lifelong learning
  • Will meet the expectation of the accrediting agencies locally and internationally.
  • Focused training tailored to competencies and skills required for success in the global commerce
  • Promote a culture of shared learning through social networking campus system, collaboration, interaction and peer-to-peer teaching and assessment
  • Are designed around open educational resources (OER) and Global Open Networks for Education (GONE)
  • Linking students with employers via social networks of alumni and professional organizations that can provide opportunities to integrate academic learning with the work environment and explore future career possibilities

To encourage youth participation in global enterprise and social development by;

  • Granting financial rewards and sponsorship to most outstanding students in academics and entrepreneurship.
  • Granting Bachelor of Professional Studies (BPS.) and Bachelor of Enterprise (BEnt.)  Academic excellence awards in the form of an honor to all deserving students upon graduation.
  • Awarding of Professional diplomas through competent professional examination bodies leading to NYSC Service or Exemption upon graduation.
  • Offering opportunities to student members in furthering their education through post graduate and direct entry admission into full time and part time university programmes.
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