The Mission of the University is the production of graduates of the highest standards in all fields of study. The graduates shall be trained and oriented to utilize modern technological and management tools for societal development. The overall goal is towards industrial production, thereby creating employment opportunities in a technology driven sector for alleviation of poverty.
The objectives of establishing the University has been articulated, and center in the main, on qualitative and functional education within the context of building a harmonious and prosperous State.
The overall Vision of the University is to bring together diverse minds and nurture potential talents for the exploitation of the bountiful resources of Adamawa State.
In conclusion, we intend to harness all available resources in order to develop a University of the highest standards, conscious of the need to nurture linkages and collaborations. Partnership with agencies and bodies within and outside the country is identified as a key ingredient of this pursuit.
Programmes of the University.
At full development, which is envisaged within the next decade, the University shall have nine (9) No. Faculties, a college of Medicine, and a School of Foundation and Remedial Studies and Three Research Centres. Although ADSU was conceived as a conventional University, emphasis shall be on applied sciences and professional courses.
In order to address some of the needs and harness the resources of the State, the Centres for Solar Energy Research and Development, Livestock and Dairy Products Research, and Agriculture Research and Development shall be established. The post graduate school is expected to come on-stream by the 2006/2007 academic session, to coincide with the graduation of the first set of matriculating students.
Adamawa State University is established as a tower for intelligence development, to train men and women on the acquisition of appropraite skills, abilities and competence in cognitive, affective and psycho-motor domains in order to equip them to contribute meaningfully to the development of their immediate communities in particular, Nigeria and world at large. The programmes of the University are designed to inculcate the proper values and attotudes for ensuring the socio-economic development of the country.
The Mission of the University is the production of graduates of the highest moral and academic excellence. The University shall pursue policies that will enhance highest standards in humanities. sciences, engineering, agriculture and other fields of human endeavour. Its graduates shall be trained and oriented to utilize modern technological and management tools for societal development. In particular, academic activities and research activities shall be geared towards poverty reduction, food security, employment opportunities, employment generation and raw materials production for industries.