Dean’s Welcome Message

Prof. Umejesi, Innocent Ogonna

Prof. Umejesi, Innocent Ogonna

Benson Idahosa University is a private Christian university providing state-of-the-art undergraduate, postgraduate, and professional education. We are committed to the mission of raising leaders for the nation, who are complete in spirit, mind, and body, thus contributing to the production of high-level leadership and quality manpower for the nation and the world.

Our key services are teaching, research, community development, and character building. We perform these functions by judiciously utilizing current information and communication technology, network with similar institutions worldwide, putting people first in operations and emphasizing Christian ethical values. The beneficiaries are generations of Nigerians, and the global community.


The objectives of the Faculty are to:

  1. Produce students who are competent in their disciplines
  2. foster a keen appreciation of interdisciplinary approach to knowledge
  3. encourage the use of our well equipped laboratories for the enhancement of students’ skills
  4. generate interest in the application of Information Technology to expand the horizon of our students
  5. develop students’ desire and appreciation of community service and entrepreneurship
  6. encourage field trips and study tours outside the university environment
  7. implant in our students a deep sense of integrity and Christian morality.