The University

We are not just an institution, we are the cradle of knowledge and innovation, redefining education and crafting a unique journey for each student

Gregory University Uturu is a highly acclaimed institution of higher learning that prides itself on its commitment to innovation and excellence. Under the leadership of globally renowned intellectual entrepreneur, Professor Gregory Ikechukwu Ibe, the university was licensed by the Nigerian Government in 2012. It is located on a spacious 100-hectare property in the peaceful and serene town of Amaokwe-Achara Uturu in Isuikwuato Local Government Council of Abia State, with an additional campus in Umuahia that caters to the training of its pioneer clinical medical students.

The university has a vision to transform its graduates into champions by instilling in them the necessary skills, competencies, and aspirations. Its motto, “Knowledge for Tomorrow,” reflects its commitment to producing God-fearing, ethically sound, and highly skilled global leaders who will drive technological and socio-economic advancement.

Offering over 55 highly competitive programs in 12 colleges, including Medicine and Health Sciences, Law, Engineering, Allied Health Sciences, Pharmacy, Basic Clinical Sciences, Agriculture, Education, Environmental Sciences, Natural and Applied Sciences, Humanities, and Social and Management Sciences, as well as a fully functional School of PostGraduate Studies, the university is committed to providing a diverse and enriching academic experience.

To promote skills acquisition, all scholars of Gregory University Uturu are required to partake in a compulsory elective in entrepreneurial studies and practical training at any of the available university centers of enterprise. The university also encourages the acquisition of French as a second language and excellent leadership qualities by selecting scholar leaders from among students with the highest Cumulative Grade Point Average.

The campus boasts numerous architecturally smart edifices, including a fully equipped specialist hospital, a hi-tech engineering complex, a state-of-the-art 2000-capacity auditorium, a well-stocked online and offline library, a sports complex, research and innovative laboratories, a media center, and campus radio and online TV studios. The on-campus specialist hospital provides top-notch health solutions to the university and its host community.

With a faculty of over 650 academic and non-academic staff, most of whom reside in the staff quarters within the main campus, the staff-to-student ratio is optimized, encouraging effective coaching and mentoring. The Gregory University Uturu Exchange Program provides the university with a unique opportunity to embark on annual education tourism to foreign partner institutions in the US and Canada through student and faculty exchanges.


The vision of Gregory University is to be a world renowned University noted for the high quality of its academic and research programmes as well as its professional, practical and entrepreneurial capacity development.


The mission of Gregory University is to produce God fearing, ethically sound, highly skilled global leaders who shall be catalysts for technological and socio-economic advancement of themselves and their environment.

Why Choose Us

Why Choose Gregory University

Frequently Asked Questions

Gregory University Uturu is a private university located in Uturu, Abia State, Nigeria. It was established to provide quality education in various fields.

To apply for admission, please visit our website’s admission portal and follow the provided application instructions. Alternatively, you can contact our admissions office for assistance.
GUU offers a wide range of undergraduate programs in areas such as Medicine, Law, Engineering, Arts, Humanities, Agriculture, Education, Mass Communications, Business Administration, Computer Science, and more. Additionally, we offer postgraduate programs across various disciplines, including science, arts, business, and technology. You can find a comprehensive list on our Department page.
Admission requirements vary by program. Typically, applicants need to meet specific academic criteria, submit required documents, and pass our admission screening. For detailed requirements, please visit the Admissions page.
Tuition fees at GUU vary depending on the program and level of study. For detailed information about tuition fees, please contact the bursary department.
Yes, GUU welcomes students from around the world. International students should check our admission portal for specific requirements and application procedures.
Our campus features state-of-the-art facilities, including modern classrooms, libraries, laboratories, sports facilities, and a vibrant student community. Please explore our Campus Life page for more details.
GUU provides on-campus accommodation for students. We have comfortable and secure hostel facilities for both male and female students.
GUU offers a variety of clubs, sports, and cultural activities for students to participate in. Please check our website and bulletin board for updates on club meetings and events.
You can contact us through our Contact Us page, where you’ll find phone numbers and email addresses. We’re always ready to assist you.
We host a variety of events and activities throughout the year, including academic conferences/seminars, social events, and sports competitions. Please stay updated on our Events page for the latest information.
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Yes, GUU has a dedicated student support center that provides academic advising, counseling, and other support services to help students succeed during their time at the university.
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