The Vice Chancellor. Prof Shehu Alhaji Musa presented four names for the election of Deputy Vice Chancellors (Academies and Administration) The Senate, in April 2019, graciously approved the appointment of Prof. Aminu Umar Fagge as the new Deputy Vice Chancellor Academics. Consequent upon the election the two Deputy Vice Chancellors were confirmed by the Governing Council of the University on the 25 May 2019. The Vice Chancellor emphasized the need for innovations and adoption of best practices in service delivery
On assumption of duty, the new Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics) took charge of the various committees under his chairmanship as enshrined in the university law include These committees
1. Senate Business Committee (SBC)
2. Central Admissions Committee (CAC)
3. Central Accreditation Committee (CAC)
4. Academic Development Committee (ADC)
In addition, the Vice Chancellor saddled the DVC Academics with the responsibility of convening the Committee of Deans and Directors (CDD) All committees were convened and their operations were enhanced, rejuvenated and where necessary, modified.