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Igbinedion University

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Welcome to Igbinedion University, a world-class institution located in Nigeria. With a strong vision, mission, and an outstanding faculty, we are committed to providing exceptional education and research opportunities to our students.


Our motto, "Knowledge, Excellence, and Character," reflects our dedication to nurturing well-rounded individuals who not only possess academic knowledge but also uphold high ethical and moral values.


Our vision is to be a leading institution in Africa, recognized globally for excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement.


Our mission is to provide a conducive environment for learning, produce graduates who meet global standards, engage in impactful research, and contribute to the development of society.


At the helm of Igbinedion University is our esteemed Chancellor, Chief Dr. Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, a prominent philanthropist and educationist. With his guidance and leadership, we continue to make significant strides in the field of education.


Igbinedion University was founded in 1999 by Chief Dr. Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, making it the first private university in Nigeria. Since its inception, the institution has maintained a pioneering role, providing quality education to students from various backgrounds.

Current Progress:

We take pride in our continuous progress and achievements. As a premier institution, we have state-of-the-art facilities, modern classrooms, well-equipped laboratories, and a well-stocked library. Our commitment to research and innovation ensures that our students learn from the latest advancements in their respective fields.

Courses Offered:

Igbinedion University offers a wide array of courses across multiple disciplines. From Medicine and Health Sciences to Arts and Social Sciences, our diverse range of programs caters to different student interests and career aspirations. Some of our major courses include:

  • Medicine
  • Law
  • Pharmacy
  • Engineering
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Science
  • Mass Communication
  • Political Science

For a comprehensive list of programs, please visit our courses page.

Tuition and Fees:

As a private university, Igbinedion University charges tuition fees to cover the costs of quality education and infrastructure. Please refer to our official website for the most up-to-date information regarding the tuition and fees structure for each program.


To support meritorious students, Igbinedion University offers various scholarships based on academic performance, leadership potential, and financial need. These scholarships aim to alleviate the financial burden of education and empower deserving students to achieve their full potential. Eligible students are encouraged to apply through the university's scholarship portal.

Faculty and Staff:

We take pride in our dedicated faculty and staff who are experts in their respective fields. Our professors are highly qualified, experienced, and committed to delivering quality education. With a student-to-faculty ratio that ensures personalized attention, our teachers strive to mentor and guide students throughout their academic journey.


Igbinedion University is located in Okada, Edo State, Nigeria. Our serene campus provides a conducive environment for learning with modern facilities and a peaceful atmosphere.

Contact Information:

For further inquiries and to learn more about Igbinedion University, please contact us using the details below:

Address: Km. 10, Okada Avenue, P.M.B. 0006, Okada, Edo State, Nigeria

Phone: +234-703-3469-119

Email: [email protected]

Join us at Igbinedion University and experience a transformative educational journey that will equip you with the knowledge, skills, and values necessary for success in the global arena.