The Ministry of Higher Education Research Science and Technology wishes to inform the public that His Excellency Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia and Chancellor of the University of The Gambia, will officially inaugurate Lot. 1 of the University of The Gambia Faraba Banta Campus on the 2nd of March 2024, starting at 10:00 a.m. in Faraba, Kombo East, West Coast Region.
As part of Lot. 1, the School of ICT, School of Business and Public Administration, School of Education, School of Arts and Sciences, Library, Step-down Electrical Sub-station, Wastewater Treatment Plant, and Water Treatment Plant will be launched with state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment for teaching and learning.
The event will be attended by presidents, CEOs, and Boards of Directors of co-financiers of the Project from IsDB, Kuwati Fund, BADEA, Saudi Fund, and OFID. Hon. Ministers, National Assembly Members, Governors, the diplomatic community, UTG students and staff, and residents of Kombo East including district representatives from West Coast Region and across The Gambia will be in attendance.
As a national event, the public is invited to this auspicious event that marks a turning point in the country’s tertiary and higher education landscape.