The mission of the University is to ensure the delivery of University education in ways that recognize personal discipline and integrity and promote positive societal values.

    At Crescent University we live and learn. Once we make up our mind to tackle an issue, We begin taking bold steps to improve in that area. This is our philosophy.


    The world of today has shown that sustainability of any individual is most guaranteed with high ability to learn and apply that which is learnt.


    The Bola Ajibola auditorium is a landmark structure towering about 75feet. The structure has two standard lecture theatres, 5 lecture class rooms, 2 toilets, a security outlet and it also holds the SIWES office and the Senate building.

Welcome to Crescent University


PROF. Kehinde A.Okeleye

Vice Chancellor

Welcome to Crescent University
Knowledge And Faith

"...Crescent University where intellectual possibilities are created and dreams fulfilled."
Professor Kehinde Okeleye
   Vice Chancellor

Crescent University, an Islamic, non-sectarian and co-educational institution.

Standing for scholarship, service and character, Crescent is the pioneer Islamic University in Nigerian and was established in 2005. With a mission to develop world-class human resources to meet global development challenges; the university offers courses in Business, Banking, Accounting, Economics and Actuarial Sciences, Mass Communication,Chemical Sciences, Biological Sciences, Political Science as well as Information and Communication Technology, .

Through our research centre, our faculty members are involved in studies that support policy making for national development often in collaboration with renowned international institutions.


There are currently a number of Nigerian and international institutions that hold affiliations with Crescent University. As a leader in tertiary education, we plan to establish several link agreements with universities in Africa, Europe, Middle East, Asia and North America for students, faculty and staff exchanges as well as collaborative research.


From the modest intake of 127 students in 2005/2006 session; enrolment in the university has grown to over 1000 in 2012. It has total staff strength of 290 made up of 185 non-teaching staff and 105 academic staff.


Once again, I welcome you to Crescent University where intellectual possibilities are created and dreams fulfilled. I now invite you to go through the pages of our website to get a better insight into what we do at Crescent University.

College of Information and Communication Technology (CICOT)
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Information and Communication Technology
College of Natural and Applied Sciences (CONAS)
  • Department of Biological Sciences
  • Department of Chemical Sciences
  • Department of Mathematical Sciences
  • Department of Physical Sciences
College of Social and Management Sciences (COSMAS)
  • Department of Accounting
  • Department of Business and Finance
  • Department of Economics and Actuarial Sciences
  • Department of Political Science and International Relations
  • Department of Mass Communication and Social Sciences
  • Department of General and Islamic Studies
College of Environmental Sciences (COES)
  • Department of Architecture
  • Department of Estate Management
  • Department of Environmental and Water Resources Management
Bola Ajibola College of Law (BACOLAW) 
  • Department of Commercial and Property Law
  • Department of Jurisprudence and International Law