The noble idea to establish a state university in Yobe state was first muted by he administration of Alh. Bukar Abba Ibrahim, the then Executive Governor of yobe state, The Government clearly expressed her determination to provide sound and qualitative education in the state. It aims at establishing a good tertiary institution for thousand of our senior secondary school certificate holders at a time of stiffer competition for admission into institution of higher learning to which Yobe state is a catchment.