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We are intensely focused on improving our collective future by advancing your individual development. Our organization is defined by Guiding Principles, which inform every decision we make, from outreach and admissions to academics, residential life, and professional development.
During his tenure as the Minister of Education in Nigeria, he
was instrumental to the policy of establishing Federal
Universities of Science and Technology in Nigeria, and also
provided the platform for States and individuals that could
afford the resources to establish universities with the
approval of the National Universities Commission.
These measures helped to revolutionize the status of higher education in Nigeria. It was also during his tenure that Open University, one of Shagari’s pet projects was established.
"Because our future depends on better leaders, smarter innovators, and more informed global citizens, we are preparing the next generation of exceptional, lifelong learners to work together in solving the most complex challenges of our time."