One of the most prestigious universities in Nigeria, Yobe State University has been in existence for over 16 years. The university is located at Damaturu, the capital of Yobe State. It was established on 26 Feb 2006 by an act of the National Assembly.
Yobe State University is a state-owned tertiary institution that provides high quality education to students from all over Nigeria and other parts of Africa. It offers courses in various disciplines such as Arts, Science, Commerce, Law and Medicine among others.