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Benue State University


Contact info

info@bsum.edu.ng
Km 1, Gboko Road, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria. Makurdi
Tel: +2347033326160

About this center

Benue State University was established by the Benue State Government with the enactment of the Benue State University Edict No. 1 of 1991. The University took off in the 1992/93 academic year with four faculties, namely, Arts, Education, Science and Social Sciences. Two Faculties, Law and Management Sciences came on stream in the 1993/94 academic year.

Mission
To be a Centre of Excellence in creating knowledge and developing a complete person who is capable of not only responding to the cultural, social, political and economic needs of the environment but also setting the agenda for change.
The mission of the University was clearly defined in the stated objectives as contained in the Edict establishing the University thus:

1. To encourage and promote advancement of knowledge and to hold out to all persons without discrimination of race, creed or political conviction, the opportunity of acquiring University education;
2. To encourage the effective application of higher education to the needs of the State through research and extension and consultancy
3. To provide ready access for Benue State Citizens to higher education for self reliance
4. To promote, preserve and propagate the social and cultural heritage of the diverse people of the state and
5. To engage in any other activities of a developmental University of the highest standard.
The establishment of Benue State University, Makurdi on December 27th, 1991 was a culmination of decades of sustained efforts by successive administration, since the creation of the state in 1976, to address an educational in balance, the roots of which can be traced to as far back as the Colonial period.

Benue State was created in 1976 and by 1980 the Civilian Executive Governor of the State; Mr. Aper Aku has expressed the desire of his administration to establish a University. Professor Jibril Aminu was requested to conduct a feasibility studies for the proposed State University. In 1982, the Benue State University of Technology was established by the State Government with Professor Ochapa C. Onazi as its pioneer Vice Chancellor. This establishment prompted the then President, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Shagari to announce the immediate take-over of the Benue State University of Technology and the setting-up of more of such Universities in other parts of Nigeria.

Details

University
Founded in 1992
Certified by the Government
135 Courses

Center Locations

Location NameAddress 1Address 2Post CodeCityProvinceCountry
Benue State UniversityKm 1, Gboko Road, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria.MakurdiBenue StateNigeria

Courses List

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • PhD/DPhil
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • PhD/DPhil
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

Social studies is the integrated study of the social sciences and humanities to promote civic competence, also drawing on such disciplines as anthropology, archaeology, economics, geography, history, law, philosophy, political science, psychology, and sociology. Through the education degree programme, Benue State University provides a detailed study of methods of teaching social studies. It explores teaching method,learning experience, principles and procedure of scheme of work, and the drafting of lesson notes. Undergraduates will learn about examination or evaluation strategies and techniques often applied at the primary and pre-primary level. By taking the Social Studies educ...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 63,600
  • Per year

Clinical Psychology is a master’s programme of Benue State University, which is basically concerned with the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental course introduces students to the social, developmental, biological, and cognitive bases of human behaviour. Undergraduates will become acquainted with the unique strengths and conflicts that are likely to arise from specific cultural contexts, such as  cultural beliefs and values, sexual orientation, gender, socioeconomic status, and level of ability. Other topics, including psychological assessment, diagnosis, intervention and prevention, and psychopathology are embedded to equip students with the tools to app...

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Duration: 18 months
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 150,000
  • Per year

Masters in Public Administration is a programme of Benue State University, which examines societal challenges from a design perspective on public policy, public governance, and public management. The course emphasises the key areas of public management; international public management; and town planning and urban affairs. Graduates go through rigorous learning that promotes service to diverse communities, and prepares them with knowledge and skills in critical thinking, analysis, administration, management, policy, and research. The master’s programme educates leaders to work in local, state and federal government. The course helps government leaders to connect domestic and glob...

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 219,000
  • Total

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Post Graduate Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • PhD/DPhil
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • PhD/DPhil
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • PhD/DPhil
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Benue State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application