The School of Media and Communication (SMC) has been accredited by the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) as a corporate member. The accreditation is an outcome of an assessment of both academic and administrative activities of the School in relation to the teaching and practice of public relations.
The accreditation will ensure automatic membership for students of SMC without the need for further examination by NIPR. First degree graduates of SMC will be admitted as Graduate Members of NIPR on successful completion of their studies, while postgraduate and M.Sc. students will be admitted as Associate Members on successful completion of their studies.