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Nigeria’s Premier & Leading Private University!



To be a center of academic excellence through teaching, research and knowledge production in response to contextualized national and global needs.



To pursue excellence in teaching, research and scholarship through the provision of world class facilities and opportunities for education, training and employment to all those able to benefit without any form of discrimination

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Igbinedion University, Okada marks the realization of the dream of Chief (Sir) Dr. Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, the Esama of Benin Kingdom, to bequeath to future generation of Nigeria University education of international standard where academic calendar is faithfully run without interruption.

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IUO Pledge

I am an Ambassador of
Igbinedion University Okada.
I pledge to regard myself, think,
Speak and act faithfully
At all times and in all places
As a loyal Ambassador of the University.
I pledge to be proud of my heritage
As a product of Igbinedion University Okada
And to always defend its honour and Glory
I pledge to give due regard to:
To its constituted authority.
To be courteous and polite to
All staff, students and alumni.
To be obedient without being slavish;
And to distinguish myself in all endeavors
As an epitome of knowledge and Excellence
All the days of my life.
So help me God!

Prof. Lawrence I. Ezemonye



Vice Chancellor

Prof. Deborah Omotsefe Odejimi



Deputy Vice Chancellor

Dr Lucky Tijani Abdulsalami 



University Librarian

Mr. Friday Benji Bakare Esq.



The Registrar

Mr. Nosa Ediogiawarie











Accommodation in University hostels is compulsory for every student. No student is allowed to live outside the hostels. Any student who does so will be expelled from the University. For further details, please refer to the Bursary for information on accommodation fees.


Search our fee structure to find the fees for your course.

Transport Facility

The University provides a compulsory shuttle bus service to all students at a fee already included in the other charges.


Food is available in cafeteria on “pay-as-you-eat” basis.


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IUO Computer Based Test (CBT) Centre


The Igbinedion University World Class IT Centre was donated by an alumnus of the university, Alhaji (Dr) Mushbahu Bashir, an international business mogul. The centre has the carrying capacity of 250 Students. It facilitates the university’s computer based test (CBT).

Our Achievements

tele conference

Igbinedion University, Okada (IUO), is among the first Universities in Sub-Saharan Africa to establish tele-medicine and tele-conferencing facilities. These facilities have made the University unique, especially in the areas of training and international collaborations.

Payment of Fees By Installments


Following the harsh economic situation in the country, Igbinedion University allows payment of fees by installments to make it easy for parents who desire quality education offered by the University, so as to enjoy quality training for their children in our university.