DELSU : The Delta State University, Abraka will maintain its 13th convocation for 4,252 graduating students on Saturday. 68 of the graduating college students might be bagging first class degress in numerous educational disciplines. The Vice-Chancellor of DELSU, Prof. Victor Peretemode, who briefed journalists on this improvement on Thursday additionally acknowledged that 15 of the establishment’s lecturers had been sanctioned for plagiarism.
The VC talked about that the sanctioning of greater than 15 lecturers for numerous types of publication plagiarism, was essential to instil educational self-discipline and honesty. He stated that erring lecturers have been caught by anti-plagiarism improvements developed below his reign to examine the ugly pattern within the college.
On the sanctioned lecturers, the VC stated, “On plagiarism to be particular, greater than 15 lecturers have been caught. Once we speak of plagiarism, they’re in several phases. Plagiarism has gone past simply copying the works of one other individual.”
Talking on the convocation, he stated 4,252 college students might be graduated with 691 of them drawn from the postgraduate programmes whereas 3,561 are drawn from the bachelor’s diploma programmes. He stated the state Governor and Customer to the College, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, would attend the convocation holding on the establishment’s indoor advanced on Saturday.
Peretemode disclosed that the establishment had been ranked second finest amongst state universities and 20th amongst Nigerian universities.