The Continuing Education Centre (CEC) was formally called Centre for Continuing Education which was established in 2003. Prof. Mba Uzoukwu was the first Director who piloted the affairs of the centre from 2003-2007, then Prof. V.E. Osodeke took over the centre from 2007-2012, Rev. C.E. Nwadighoha took over the centre as Ag. Director on 22nd May, 2012-13th Feb. 2015. Rev. C.E. Nwadighoha handed over to Engr. Dr. (Mrs.) Ugwoke F.N. on 16th Feb. 2015, who in turn handed to Prof. G.A. Emerole on November, 2015.

Currently, Prof. G.A. Emerole is the Director of the centre.