Joint Distance Studies Academy
Joint Distance Studies Academy is a major player in the field of Executive Education, Management Education and Specialist Professional Training with good track record in uplifting and sharpening the management skills of companies, individuals, institutions and organizations in Nigeria and the World in general.
in Partnership with University of Lagos Consultancy Services & University of Ibadan Consultancy Services Unit
The Academy which became fully established on the 27th of October 2011 after due registration with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (RC Number 52264) was approved and accredited by Osun State Ministry of Education, Department of Higher Education on the 7th of July 2022. The Academy's core business objective is Management Consultancy and Coordination of Universities and Professional bodies Programmes on a Distance Learning arrangement.
Since its inception, it has been consistent with this core objective and thereby giving our students numerous benefits via our strategic collaborations with Universities programme such as University of Ibadan Consultancy Services Unit programme whose Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on the 22nd of February 2018. See pictures below:
The Academy also entered same strategic collaboration with University of Lagos Consultancy Services on the 7th of July 2022. See pictures below:
The Academy, since its establishment have been consulting for several Professional bodies including; Chartered Institute of Warehousing and Materials Management, Chartered Institute of Health, Safety and Environmental Management and Chartered Institute of Contract, Project and Facility Management, just to mention a few.
The Academy has also entered into a strategic collaboration with Ecole Superieure Sainte Felicite University, Akpakpa, Cotonou, Republic of Benin on the 22nd of January 2018 and later with Centre International Universitaire Des Meilleurs (C.I.U.M) Bestower International University on the 9th of September 2021.
So far, our strategic collaborative arrangements with these first-generation Universities in Nigeria have been yielding tremendous positive results. Significant among these positive results are our graduates earning Professional Ordinary Diploma, Higher Diploma and Postgraduate Diploma certificates converted to B.Sc. Degree of our other partnering Universities in Republic of Benin, which have been enabling Graduates from the programmes to participate in National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme. See pictures of our graduates now participating in NYSC programme:
BOARD OF TRUSTEES
- Members of the Board of Trustees of the Academy are as follows:
- Dr. Oyebowale Sunday PhD (Chairman)
- Dr. Monday James Unam PhD (Vice Chairman)
- Dr. Ekperiware Moses PhD (Secretary)
- Engr. Ofoezie Richard (Public Relations Officer)
- Dr. Alao Olaleke Michael.(Chairman Examination Committee)
- Dr. Fatoki Olatunbosun Oladeji(Dean of Students Affairs)
- Barr. Fayomi O.S.(Legal Committee Chairman)
- Miss Adelana Adeola (Bursar)
- Mr. Opiah Jefferson Chukwuemeka (Chief Executive Officer/Director of Studies)
LEAD LECTURERS OF OUR TEACHING FACULTIES
- The underlisted are the Lead lecturers of our Teaching Faculties:
- Dr. Oyebowale Sunday
- Dr. Monday James Unam
- Dr. Ekperiware Moses
- Dr. Ofusori David
- Dr. Oladunjoye Nathaniel
- Dr. Ofusori Esther
- Dr. Fatoki Oladeji
- Dr. Falaiye Ibrahim
- Dr. Alao Olaleke
- Engr. Ofoezie Richard
- Dr. Olatunji Sunkanmi
- Dr. Ajayi Busayo
- Dr. Kolawole O.A
- Dr. Ojo Segun Michael.
- Dr. Ojo Segun Michael.
- Dr. Olufemi Onatunji
- Mrs. Olasupo Aina
- Barr. Fayomi O.S
- Mr. Echofu Amos
- Mr. Ilori Kehinde
- Mr. Oseni Tope
- Engr. Ayoade O. S.
- Mrs Abiola Muibat.
Our VisionOur vision is to become Africa's best citadel of learning and a global giant in the transfer of professional knowledge and skills to the younger generation.
Our MissionOur mission is to provide a platform for acquisition of qualitative, affordable and flexible learning pattern in a distance learning arrangement for universities and professional bodies.
Why Choose us?
- Highly qualified Lecturers of International repute
- Research experts in top-ranking academic positions
- Qualitative Teaching/learning/research
- Conducive Learning Environment
- We have Produced graduates in top-ranking positions