Lecturer pays tribute to Vice-chancellor Prestigious Achievers Award

Monetary constraints almost annoyed him out of the doctoral diploma programme, “Glory be to the almighty God for open door of alternative to be a recipient of Vice-chancellor Prestigious Achievers Award twice”.

Right here Dr Imisioluseyi Julius Akinyede shares his story.

Akinyede was born in a polygamous household  in Ado-Ekiti in Ekiti State of Nigeria to the household of Akinyede-Asamo dynasty. In 2013 he registered for MTech in Development Administration at CPUT and graduated in 2015, after which he labored as a undertaking supervisor from 2015 to 2016. Akinyede commenced his DEng diploma in 2016. His work expertise manifested within the analysis he performed on reasonably priced sustainable housing supply and his position as a analysis assistant, mentor and as a lecturer helped him “tremendously with analysis final result”.

His mom, Felicia Akinyede, a dealer made Akinyede to know that highway map to success is thru training, and she or he encourage him in the direction of attaining his set goal in training morally and financially. The most important issue that helped him to get to the current place is his endurance and perseverance “via God steering.

“And I at all times set a goal for myself and give attention to the achievement.”

Akinyede acquired the Vice-Chancellor Prestigious Achievers Award within the yr 2019 and 2020.  “It helped me drastically to finish my doctorate diploma inside the file time as scheduled by the college. I used to be a debtor to the college, and registration turned troublesome for me because of the debt I owed the college [CPUT]”. Instantly I acquired this award, thereafter, I used to be in a position to register within the yr 2019 and 2020, respectively.”

“The Vice-Chancellor Prestigious Achievers Award impacted my profession and life considerably. I used to be on the verge of dropping out from the college due to monetary challenges, however the financial worth hooked up with the award helped me to pay the charges and lodging bills.”

The Development Administration and Amount Surveying Lecturer, Akinyede handed his grasp’s diploma at CPUT with Distinction. Through the grasp’s diploma programme, he introduced and printed 9 convention papers accredited by the Division of Increased Schooling and Coaching (DHET) for subsidies. His glorious work manifested in his doctoral diploma programme, consequently, Akinyede printed an article in a global journal accredited by DHET and introduced 5 convention papers at native and worldwide degree. His thesis focussed on reasonably priced housing supply, primarily based on problem of affordability and availability of housing in South Africa.

Reflecting on the assist he acquired from CPUT employees throughout his research, Akinyede says: “My departmental employees are virtuous folks, prepared to help in any respect time, the love and kindness proven to me by tutorial employees of the Division of Development Administration and Amount Surveying throughout this examine was fantastic and appreciated.”

Akinyede additionally pays tribute to the Vice-Chancellor and the awards’ committee. He acknowledged the assist of the Vice-Chancellor for ability growth at CPUT. “I’m one of many beneficiaries. The formation of the Vice-Chancellor Prestigious Achievers Award is an efficient initiative by the CPUT administration workforce. My appreciation goes to the award committee for nominating me as one of many recipients.”

“I’ll ceaselessly be grateful to the Vice-Chancellor and the awards’ committee for the monetary worth hooked up to the award. Moreover, I respect the Vice-Chancellor for the letter he despatched to me on my commencement. I’m prepared to proceed my tutorial profession at CPUT in reference to the content material of letter despatched to me by the VC to affix group of proficient teachers at CPUT.”