Mr. Joseph Kalu Okorie
The Bursar

Biography

My name is Elder Joseph O. Kalu FCA born on the 27th day of May 1960 at Amaokayi Ugwueke in Bende LGA of Abia State. I am married to Glory Oluchi Kalu with three children, two boys and a girl. An Elder in the Methodist Church Nigeria (TFG) – The Faithful of God.

I had my primary education at Ugwueke Central School, Ugwueke while for my secondary education I went to Secondary Commercial School, Ibekwe, Ikot Abasi, Akwa Ibom State.

For my tertiary education, I went to University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus where I graduated with Second Class Upper Division in Management.  I also have an MBA in Banking and1 Finance while my Ph.D in Finance is in view.

I qualified as a Chartered Accountant in November 1999 and was admitted as an Associate Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) in 2000.  In 2011 I awarded the Fellowship of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.

I joined Michael Okpara University in 1999 as a Senior Accountant and assumed duties as the Bursar of the University on the 14th day of February 2017 (a Valentine Day).