Kogi State University is a highly reputable institution genuinely committed to impacting knowledge, learning, scholarship and skills to all men and women in order to equip them to confront and control the challenges of the next centuries. The aspiration is to:
- Maintain and sustain the university as an apex institution through accountable, consultative, focused, interactive, innovative, purposeful, team –based, result-oriented and transparent leadership and management to constantly utilized existing knowledge and generate new ones.
- Use first class and state- of-the –arts facilities, highly motivated staff and studentsworking in an atmosphere of academic freedom and security to transform the university into a world class center.
- Ensure a high standard of academic excellent, discipline, integrity and intellectual heritage.
- Reflect and impact positively on the culture, traditions and the social-economic needs of the society.