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The ‘GREGORY UNIVERSITY’ is named after Pope St. Gregory I (540 – 604 AD) better known as Gregory the Great was Pope from 3 September 590 until his death. He was a renowned and distinguished educationist and a pious and learned man of God who had the single opportunity of being made the Doctor of the Catholic Church. Pope St. Gregory I worked hard to alleviate the suffering of the people. He employed writings and other actions, including education of his people, to protect them against the lawlessness of civil power.It is the life, hard work, dedication, commitment, and achievements of Pope St. Gregory I that have inspired the Proprietor to name the university after him. The goal is for Gregory University to epitomise the accomplishments of Pope St. Gregory I and the work of Gregory Iyke Foundation in Nigeria as well as to inculcate in every graduate of the university the zeal, enthusiasm and commitment exhibited by Pope St. Gregory I. The achievement of this goal shall translate and mirror in the rapid socio-economic development of the graduates of the university, of Nigeria and of mankind.
The Proprietor of the Gregory University is Gregory Iyke Foundation. Gregory Iyke Foundation is a humanitarian organisation established in 1991 and incorporated on 14 June 2007 (RC No. CAC/IT/NO 24072) by Chief Gregory Ibe, Ph. D. and associates with the mission to bring hope to the hopeless and to reduce poverty in the entire Nigerian nation, particularly through education. The corporate office of Gregory Ike Foundation is located at No. 4A, Asa Street, Off Gana Street, Maitama, Abuja. The activities of Gregory Iyke Foundation include: scholarship awards; provision of communal infrastructure; sponsorship of communal sporting initiatives; provision of facilities to schools and hospitals; and sundry donations aimed at encouraging education. The aims and objectives of the Gregory Iyke Foundation as articulated in its constitution are to:
i. give material, financial and moral assistance to the needy, less privileged and the abandoned;
ii. contribute to the empowerment of individuals who hitherto lack the opportunity to be better persons in the society;
iii. help in educational development, good work ethics and encourage personal development and skills acquisition; and
iv. support the old, the poor, the widows and orphans with financial and medical aids.
The Institute of Technology & Management (ITM), was established by the Cross River State Government (CRSG) of Nigeria in December 2012 but opened its doors to academic activities in September 2014.
Runs approved programmes accredited by the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE);
Has been accredited by the Joint Admission & Matriculation Board (JAMB). Hence, the Institute is currently engaged in the 2016 admission screening exercise;
Has fully been approved by the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) and our second batch of National Diploma students will commence their 16 weeks supervised Students Industrial Work Experience Scheme (SIWES) exercise in September 2016.
Cross River State is located in the South-South Geo-Political Zone of Nigeria. It shares boundary with Akwa Ibom, Abia, Ebonyi and Benue State and international boundary with the Republic of Cameroon. The state capital is calabar. The state has many centres of attraction, prominent among which are the Obudu Cattle Ranch and Tinapa Resort. The State is socially known as the People’s Paradise. The Institute’s central location, (Cross River Central Senatorial zone) is also of great advantage to the citizens of the state. ITM is located within a good spread of approximately 76 Hectares of land, about 146 kilometers north of Calabar, towards Ikom. Its geographical coordinates are 5° 48′ 0″ North, 8° 5′ 0″ East. The frontal boundary of the ITM premises stretches over approximately 1.5 kilometers. There are two main gates of entry, both sited along the Calabar – Ikom Highway.
The institute of Counseling Nigeria is the first of its kind in this part of the world, Acquiring professional certificate as a clinical counselor and psychotherapist just got easy. The Institute provides a wide range of counseling and related courses. Students enroll with assurance and confidence on our quality courses, which are fully backed by the experience and resources of the Institute of Counseling.
The institute offers courses both in Clinical and Pastoral Counseling, within a pastoral context in the beginning but diversified in recent years to also produce a selection of further courses which follow the clinical person-centered approach developed by Carl Rogers and others.
The Institute is committed to a non-discriminatory policy to educate all who will benefit from the courses it offers, irrespective of culture, religion, tribe or nationality. The quality of education in the institute can compete with any of such in any part of the world, and the certificate is a professional qualification to start a private practice with adequate monitoring and experience. Additionally we are open to assisting the local community by accepting referral from relevant NGOs.
The Objectives of Institute of Counseling Nigeria are:
To promote the training and development of counseling skills
To provide opportunities for continuing professional development
To issued professional certificate for the purpose of private counseling practice
To produce and distribute counseling skills training resources
To provide a counseling service for individuals needing counseling.