The Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria,COREN, was established by Decree 55 of 1970 as amended by Decree 27 of 1992 and now an Act of the National Assembly, Engineers (Registration etc) Act CAP E11 of 2004 with the mandate to regulate the practice of Engineering in all aspects and ramifications. Thus the Council carries out this mandate through Accreditation of Engineering Programmes, Registration of Engineering Personnel and Firms and Regulation and Control through Engineering Regulation Monitoring and other mechanisms.
Accreditation of Engineering Programmes
The law empowers COREN to accredit all Engineering Programmes in Universities, Polytechnics and Technical Colleges to ensure that these institutions have adequate facilities for the production of Engineering graduates at all levels. Accreditation is COREN’s quality assurance mechanism for the teaching and learning of Engineering courses.
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