The University of Nigeria Nsukka is a federal university located in Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria. Founded in October 1960, the University of Nigeria has three campuses – Nsukka, Enugu and Ituku-Ozalla – all located in Enugu State, Nigeria.
A law to establish a University of Nigeria Nsukka was passed in 1955. While that date marks the formal beginning of the history of the University of Nigeria Nsukka, the enactment of this legislation by several Nigerian leaders, and inspired particularly by the then Premier of the Eastern Region, Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe.
To create a functional, globally competitive & research-focused University which is not just an Ivory Tower, but responsive to the needs of the society, while delivering World-class education and Knowledge.
To place the University of Nigeria Nsukka in the forefront of Research and development, Innovation, Knowledge Transfer and Human Resource Development in the global academic terrain, while promoting the core values which will ensure the restoration of the dignity of man.
The University of Nigeria Nsuka Libraries consist of the Nnamdi Azikiwe Library, the Libraries of the facilities of Agriculture and Education and the Institute of African Studies on the Nsukka campus, the Enugu Main Library, the Library of the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) at the Enugu Campus, and the Medical Library located at the College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Nsukka Teaching Hospital, Enugu.
University of Nigeria Nsukka Contact Details
University of Nigeria Nsukka
Innovation Centre, University of Nigeria
Tel: +234 803 775 0954
University of Nigeria Nsukka Official Website: http://unn.edu.ng