The Governing Council

The Council is the highest decision making body of the University. The duties of council include: Appointment of principal officers (VC, DVCs, Registrar, Bursar, Librarian), employer of all senior staff, promotion etc. The statutory of the Council is contained in the University Law.

The present council was appointed in 2012 and inaugurated in January, 2013 and is the 3rd Council of the University. The first Council headed by Arc. M. T. Waziri (Late) was appointed in 2003, while the second Council headed by Alhaji Magaji Dambatta (Late) was inaugurated in 2008.


The University Chancellor Alhaji Aliko Dangote the President of Dangote Group was appointed the Chancellor in 2008.

The Pro Chancellor Mr. AB Mahmoud SAN was appointed in 2012 as the Chairman of Council.

School of Postgraduate Studies

Our School of Post-Graduate offers Post Graduate Diploma, Masters and Ph. D Programmes.

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The National Universities Commission (NUC) has approved 21 programmes of the university it visited in July, 2016.

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