With the identification of skilled manpower as a vital ingredient for the successful running of Industrial sectors Enyimba Economic City, the management of the development company on February 09, 2018 made the submission for the approval of Eastern University to the National University Commission.
Eastern university is intended to be modelled after the Indian Institute of Technology which has distinguished itself as an institution the produces the best in world of information technology. The University is intended be a merit driven school that will attract the brightest minds of both students and lecturers.
The documents submitted includes the Draft Academic Brief Vol. I and Vol. II, the Draft Master Plan, Environmental Impact Analysis Report, Soil Geotechnical Report and filled Application Forms.