The African Engineering Deans Council, AEDC is a council whose membership is open to all Deans/Provosts/Rectors of Faculties, Colleges and Schools of Engineering and Technology across the continent of Africa. It was inaugurated on 9th September, 2013 at the University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria by the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Engr Prof Rahamon Ade Bello.
It was founded through the instrumentality of the African Engineering Education Association, AEEA. The AEEA, headed by Engr Prof Funso A. Falade worked hard to see the establishment of AEDC.
Covenant University is a part of the Liberation Commission that God gave to the Presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Bishop David Oyedepo, (Ph.D.) some years ago. The appropriate forms of intent to establish a private university was submitted to the National Universities Commission (NUC) in March 2000 and by July 15th 2001, the verification team of the National Universities Commission came for the inspection of facilities and programmes. On 12th February 2002, the Federal Government officially presented the certificate, which granted Covenant University the license to operate as a private University in Nigeria.
University is a growing, dynamic vision-birthed, vision driven University, founded on a Christian mission ethos and committed to pioneering excellence at the cutting edge of learning. We are driven by the compelling vision of raising a new generation of Leaders for the African Continent on the platform of a Holistic, Human Development and integrated learning curriculum, in order to raise Total Men who will go out to develop their world. Our Core-Values of Spirituality, Possibility Mentality, Capacity Building, Integrity, Responsibility, Diligence and Sacrifice are what defines our commitment to excellence.