The Federal University, Lokoja is one of the new Federal Government-owned degree-awarding institutions. Founded in 2011, the University operates on two campuses, both of which are in Lokoja, the capital city of Kogi State. The University is at the core of developing manpower and employable graduates through competency-based teaching, applied research and practical field works in its localities.
The Federal University, Lokoja offers both graduate and undergraduate courses from the faculties of Arts, Social Sciences and Sciences. It has renowned learning aid tools such a the tech-powered library, which serves as a repository to numerous journals, publications, e-books, reference or citation documents and textbooks.