Some two thousand students (both old and new students) of Biaka university institute of Buea BUIB have been briefed on the Do’s and Don’ts of the institution as they embraced the 2020/2021 academic year. This was during the 2020/2021 general orientation for newly admitted and returning students which served as an opportunity for new students to learn about the operations of the institution and also for returning students to remind themselves of the regulations of the university.
At this significant academic event, participants were exposed to the various sectors of the university, their operations and their benefits to students during their stay at BUIB.
While presenting the different areas of the university to students, emphasis was laid on the importance of discipline, mutual respect, self-determination and above all hard work as major aspects that lead to success.
Key areas highlighted at the orientation ceremony includes the medical services available to students, campus life, discipline and conduct of students in and out of campus, monitoring and partnering institutions , financial flow and the registration process just to mention these few.
The event also served as an opportunity for students to meet the management body of the university. The Vice Chancellor of BUIB Dr. Mrs Francisca Hongla Biaka while welcoming the students reassured them that their choice for BUIB is the best choice. She went further to remind them of their responsibility to stay focus as students in order to achieve their vision with the support of the professionals as well as other services put at their disposal.
As the event unfolded, participants were reminded of the Novel Coronavirus pandemic which remains a health threat to all. In this light, it was reiterated that all students and staff must respect the measures put in place by the university to ensure a COVID-19 free campus.