The role of APIR here is to serve as the liaison office of the National Universities Commission (NUC) by articulating the NUC’s requirements in mounting of new academic programmes, requesting for resource visitation and accreditation or reaccreditation exercises as at when due. The Unit provides the departments a Benchmark for Minimum Academic Standard (BMAS) needed for the development of new programmes as released by the NUC and ensure compliance. The Unit is also saddled with the responsibility of reviewing some chapters in the University’s Academic Brief namely: 4, 8, and 9.