Samuel Adegboyega University
Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa, Edo State was founded by The Apostolic Church Nigeria, Lagos, Western and Northern Areas (LAWNA) Territory. The University was named after Pastor Samuel Adegboyega, MON, who was one of the eminent founding fathers of The Apostolic Church Nigeria; the first LAWNA Territorial Chairman and first field superintendent of TAC, West African Region. As a national icon, he was appointed Honorary Juror in the Nigerian Judiciary and Associate Jury of the juvenile court.
The Institution received licence from the National Universities Commission (NUC) on Monday March 7, 2011 as the 45th Private University in Nigeria.
Making The Difference.
For almost a decade, Samuel Adegboyega University (SAU) has continued to lead the charge in providing quality university education for all through various academic programmes. As a leading private University, the Institution has proven records in the following areas:
1. Providing wholesome education for intellectual and spiritual development of her students.
2. Achieving comprehensive education that shall make students to be ICT- compliant with opportunity of graduating with the following certificates within four years:
a. Degree certificate in chosen academic programme,
b. Entrepreneurial Skills Training Certificate, and
c. Certificate in professional studies in affiliation with relevant professional bodies.
3. Mounting local and international training programmes for all categories of staff (academic, administrative and technical).
To be a world class university, excellent in academic traditions and exceptional in providing university education which empowers the graduates to act with professional competence and ethical steadfastness in fulfilling their obligations to the society.
To provide wholesome and comprehensive education for intellectual and spiritual development of her students in preparation for leadership roles and service to the society.