Our Alma Mata, Nnamdi Azikiwe University was founded on the philosophy that knowledge should be propagated and disseminated to individuals without let or hindrance. Teaching and Research would be anchored on the needs of the Nigerian and International society generally. Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, after whom the University is named, stands out clearly in the history of University education in Nigeria and Africa in general. In the discharge of its mission, the University shall live up to the ideals of this renowned statesman, by making University education pragmatic, and using it to forge unity among the various communities in Nigeria and the International community.The Future begins here.
Nnamdi Azikiwe University has a strong Faculty of Engineering, which started, with the University in 1992. The faculty comprises of nine departments namely: Agricultural and Bioresearches Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronic & Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial and Production Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Polymer and Textile Engineering. The faculty is being developed to acquire the status of a leading Faculty of Engineering in the country.