Most of the students disclosed that the internet usage improves their examination preparation. It is believed that the outcomes of this current study will contribute to enhancing the empirical research results that are beneficial for informing teaching and learning practice in higher education.
Other evident studies conducted among Delta State University, Abraka, students in Nigeria reported that the internet contributed significantly to the easiness of research through downloading materials Adegboji and Toyo,as well as enhanced the cognitive operation of data dissemination Kamba, Weill and Woernar studied that digital models are transparent to all and students can learn quickly, because switching costs in the digital world are often lower than in the physical world.
The sample data in an academic environment is used in this research to elicit the impact on their academic performance.
Sampath Kumar and Manjunath demonstrated that the high use of the internet services by teachers and researchers in university setup, most of them used internet in support of their study and teaching.
The student internet log data in an academic environment is used in this research to elicit the impact on their academic performance. However, power outage, slow internet speed, lack of computer terminals, too many hits or information overload and insufficient computer were some of the problems impeding effective internet access or usage.