The Rector of the University of Dschang, Professor Anaclet Formethe, has been hailed for the good management of the University affairs. This was made by the Board Chairman of the University of Dshcang , H.E. Bochong Francis Nkwain, during the 20 th Board of Governors’ meeting of the University on Friday September 25, 2009 at the conference hall of the university.
Anaclect Formethe was lauded for good management, more especially in regards with setting up of the new structures of the university. The Board Chairman, Francis Nkwain, used the event to enjoin every member of the university community to work harder in order to enhance the culture of excellence into the university.
During this meeting it was also announced that an Institute of Fine Arts of the University shall be opened in Foumban this 2009/2010 academic year. The rector revealed that, when the institute will be granted full authorisation, a competitive examination will be launched adding that for this first year, the institute will be offering some disciplines including painting, sculpture, drawing and iconographic act.
It was also announced that the Ebolowa antenna of the university will also open this year. It will handle disciplines on wood, water and environment. He said that the results of the competitive entrance examination for this discipline will be published soon for the candidates to have themselves ready for the opening of the new school year.
During the board meeting, the administrative account of the Dschang University was adopted at 5.651.000.000 FCFA. Meanwhile the university campuses will be receiving over 20.000 students when classes will resume on October 12, 2009. The Dschang main campus, the Fotso victor Institute of Technology in Bandjoun and the Nkolbison antenna have recently been rehabilitated.
By our Bafoussam desk, Emmanuel Wambo