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  • We give special attention to spiritual, physical moral and mental development of our students.
  • We run skill acquisition programmes for all category of students, etc.
  • We ensure a steady academic calendar devoid of disruption.
  • We were rated the best University in Benue state by National Universities Commission (NUC) ranking.
  • We ensure the timely completion of all our programmes at both Post Graduate and Undergraduate levels.
  • We promote high standards in our drive for educational excellence.
  • Our fees are extremely affordable and reflect an understanding of the current economic situation of the country. 
  • Our campus is uniquely beautiful, conducive, serene for learning and spiced with a peculiar African touch exclusive to the University of Mkar.
  • We provide job enhancement training programmes for our graduates
  • We run  a Cult-free campus
  • We provide personal mentoring and career guidance for all categories of students.
  • All courses offered in the University of Mkar have been duly accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC).
  • We run a compulsory 1 year internationally recognized certificate course in ICT for all our students.
  • we run very interesting Christian leadership training programme for all level three students in a camp like atmosphere and location within Benue State with adequate security  
  • Our graduates are presently doing well in industries, politics and further studies within and outside Nigeria.
  • We run a professional cafeteria that serves national and internal dishes in a well-furnished environment Availability of a well-equipped cyber-café rendering 24hrs internet services.

The University operates the collegiate system which offers Post Graduate and Undergraduate degree programmes in the following colleges
College of Food Science and Technology

  • B.Sc (Hons) Food Science and Technology

College of Natural and Applied Sciences

  • B. Sc (Hons) Computer Science
  • B. Sc (Hons) Mathematics
  • B. Sc (Hons) Microbiology
  • B. Sc (Hons) Physics
  • B. Sc (Hons) Chemistry
  • B. Sc (Hons) Biochemistry

College of Social and Management Sciences

  • B. Sc. (Hons) Mass Communication
  • B. Sc. (Hons) Business Management
  •  B. Sc. (Hons)  Accounting
  • B. Sc. (Hons) Economics
  • B. Sc. (Hons) Sociology
  • B. Sc. (Hons) Political Science

The university runs a functional Post Graduate School offering masters and post graduate programmes as follows:

  • Programme
  • M. Sc. Food Science and Technology
  • M. Sc. Sociology
  • M. Sc. Microbiology
  • Post Graduate Diploma Programmes
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Mass Communication
  • Business Management
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Sociology
  • Political Science
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurial studies

As candidates seek admission into Nigerian Universities for the 2016/2017 Academic session, we encourage them to apply to the University of Mkar, the Best Place to be where love is king.
At the University of Mkar we do not compromise quality for anything and we approach our academic responsibilities as disciplers bringing out the best in our students, building talents and releasing destinies.
Admission into the University is through UTME and it is based on application. Applicants who possess five O level credits including English language and Mathematics and the required cut-off marks in UTME can purchase University of Mkar admission form on payment of ₦10,000 and a nonrefundable screening fee of ₦2,500 to UBA account number 1007938103 in favour of the University of Mkar. For further enquiries, interested candidates can call 0813 186 2360 or visit University of Mkar website on
The University of Mkar, Mkar is therefore the surest choice for candidates who want to be trained both in character and learning indeed.

Further enquiries should be forwarded to
 Office of the Registrar
University of Mkar PMB 017 Gboko, Benue State- Nigeria



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