SCHOLARSHIP POLICY

The Africa Center of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE)is proud to honour academically talented and exceptionally skilled students with a variety of scholarships. The Center will annually award more than $50,000in scholarships to regional graduate students as funded by the World Bank and as accrued to the Center based on the disbursement linked indicators (DLIs).

PROCUREMENT PLAN

The procurement plan for goods and services of the The Africa Center of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE) details descriptions, budget year of operations etc.

PERFORMANCE MONITORING

Performance Monitoring provides the details of Definition/Description of achievement (for each disbursement linked result – DLR), The protocol to evaluate achievement of the DLI and data/result verification etc.

MINUTES OF FIRST SAB MEETING

The Chairman welcomed members to the 1stmeeting of the Sectorial Advisory Board (SAB).He said the meeting was to discuss the activities of the Africa Centre of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE). He requested that the annual report/program of events should be provided to the board by the Centre to enable it monitor the activities usingthe Disbursement Link Indicators (DLI) and give guidance to the Centre accordingly.

IMPLEMENTATION PLAN

The Africa Centre of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE), as an ACEDevelopment Impact Centre, has the mandate to improve the quantity and quality of postgraduate education in Engineering Education in the African Sub-region. In particular, it will focus on the quantity of students by scaling up admission at the MSc and PhD levels in 4 Engineering departments, at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, with emphasis on regional students and particularly the enrolment of female students.

SEXUAL HARASSMENT POLICY

The Africa Centre of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria has a zero tolerance for sexual harassment. The Centre’s Sexual Harassment Coordinator is Professor Binta Abdulkarim who is also the university’s Director, Gender Policy Unit.

ACCOUNTING MANUAL

The University accounting year starts from 1st January and ends on 31st December of each year to coincide with the government fiscal year.  Budgets are prepared and committed to the Budget office of the Federation and to the National Assembly through the National University Commission (NUC) upon of call Notice usually within the last quarter of the year.

CORE TEAM MEMBERS DESIGNATED

Details of the core team members of Africa Center of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE)

ENGINEERING EDUCATION CURRICULUM

Engineers who desire to become effective educators must accept the fact that basic knowledge of educational principles and learning theories including working knowledge of instructional technology and media are desirable. New pedagogies in Engineering Education such as the Cooperative, Hands-on, Active, Problem-solving Learning (CHAPL) are required to breakdown complex engineering concepts and skills to the level that students can easily comprehend.

INTERNAL AUDIT MANUAL

The Uniform Internal Audit Manual for Nigerian Universities is divided into two major sections. Chapters 1 – 6 deal with issues of General Interest and supplies vital current information the Internal Auditor needs to have in order to cope with his duties in the system. Chapters 7 – 13 select the most important Financial and Resource Management functions in the system and discuss them

NON-STAFF STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE

Africa Centre of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE) has a non-staff student representative

PROCUREMENT MANUAL

An act to establish the national council on public procurement and the bureau of public procurement as the regulatory authorities responsible for the monitoring and oversight of public procurement, harmonizing the existing government policies and practices by regulating, setting  standards and developing the legal framework and professional capacity for public procurement in Nigeria ; and for related matters.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE

Our center leader, has adequate training in professional project management which is a very essential for running a center such as ACENPEE.

SECTORAL ADVISORY BOARD (SAB)

The sectoral advisory board of  Africa Centre of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education (ACENPEE) is made up of specialist in both the private and public sector with wealth of experience

STUDENT HANDBOOK

This Student Handbook will avail students of the Africa Centre of Excellence on New Pedagogies in Engineering Education(ACENPEE) to have access to the necessary and vital information about the Centre. This handbook contains information on the various M.Sc. and Ph.D programs run by Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Water Resources and Environmental Engineering Departments on behalf of the Centre as well as the Certificate of Engineering Education.