The Division of University Development and Strategy was established in 2006 to support, encourage, and promote the University's mission and vision by interacting with staff, alumni, friends, parents, corporation government agencies and other stakeholders. Our goal is to develop appropriate strategy that will engage and connect these constituents with the university to garner support and secure resources that will enhance Babcock University’s unique place in higher education in Africa.
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PARTNERS - Babcock University is a unique University which gives all and sundry the unique opportunity to contribute to building a vibrant education in this country and the continent by extension.
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To provide excellent leadership and assistance by increasing public understanding and support for BU through expert communication, stewardship, marketing, friends and fundraising.
To be the public voice of the University in the promotion of the understanding of our vision, mission, achievements and presentation of our needs to students, alumni, staff, friends, constituency and the world at large.
We believe in God as the giver of all good gifts; we believe in people as stewards of God’s gifts; we believe in creating opportunities for people to invest their God-given gifts by giving back to the society.
• Olukunle Iyanda – Vice President, Development & Strategy
• Adeboye Makinde – Director of Development
• Jacob Osundina - Director of Strategy
• Mykell Jegede – Director of Physical Planning
• Suleiman Joshua - Dir. Of External & Community Affairs
• Mr. Akintayo Omolabi - Estate Manager
Development & Strategy Office comprises the following units:
The office strives to create an excellent environment for communication network, one that keeps our alumni, friends and stakeholders connected for greater achievement.
The development office coordinates and generates philanthropic support for the development of the University. In addition, the unit maintains a strong and vibrant relationship with the alumni members. We actively seek for support from individuals, including our alumni, companies, trusts and organizations for a variety of projects and programs. The Division is under the leadership of the Director of Development. View current projects.
We say thank you to all our friends and supporters.
• External Relations and Community Affairs
The department is saddled with the responsibility of overseeing the strategic communications needs of the University. It coordinates all university communications, advocacy and public policy initiatives; it works to present an accurate, attractive and substantive view of the University to a wide variety of constituents to advance the university’s goals and garner community support for the University's global mission. The department is under the leadership of the Director of External and Community Affairs.
The department provides leadership for strategic planning as well as support the University’s communication and marketing efforts. In addition, this unit provides strategic and financial guidelines as well as actionable recommendations to the University.
• Physical Planning
The department is saddled with the responsibility of planning, constructing, managing, operating and maintaining the physical assets (building, grounds and utility) of the university. The mission of this unit is to provide a conducive environment in which academic staff conduct cutting edge researches, and, affect local, national and International affairs positively. The department is under the leadership of the Director of Physical Planning.