About the University
McPherson University is a distinct and vision-driven, leaders-producing Institution that is highly committed to providing a world class education to students from various tribes and races in Nigeria and beyond.
Established in 2012, McU is fast taking shape as the hub of intellectual activities. The University is equipped with modern ICT facilities. The institution is also known for academic discipline, moral probity and its competitive edge which is revolutionizing the Nigerian education.
The Ivory tower is an initiative of the Foursquare Gospel Church, Nigeria which has taken education as one of its basic foundations with a view to raising balanced “champions” who will lead and bring the desired change.
The University was licensed by the National Universities Commission (NUC) on Tuesday, 28th day of February, 2012, as the 49th private University and 121st University in Nigeria.
At McPherson, we are dedicated to ensuring that students are thoroughly prepared for the now and future as the world is changing. Programmes, spiritual and social activities are structured to enhance students’ academic ability and minimize distractions.
As one of the nation’s private Universities, now famous for academic excellence, the University is home of seasoned and dedicated workforce of experienced academics and amiable administrative staff.
The University is located on 122.3 hectares of land at Seriki-Sotayo, near Foursquare City, Ajebo. It is bounded on the north by the Ogunmakin-Ajebo-Abeokuta road and on the east by farmlands and the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway. The site of McPHERSON UNIVERSITY lies approximately within latitude 7º07N and 7º08N and longitude of 3º41N on elevation of between 82m to 109m.
The University is strongly committed to training the students to become the best and brightest in their chosen paths.
Welcome to McU
Vision: “To build a People of Excellence and Integrity for Service’.
Mission: “To provide qualitative, functional and sound education with Godly virtues that will prepare men and women for leadership and positive impact on Society”.
Philosophy: “A modern University geared towards offering a safe and conducive environment for students from diverse backgrounds to explore, and develop deep and profound analytical cum critical skills. It will be a place to develop confidence and subdue unhealthy complexes that hinder the realization of one’s full potentials. The University will also provide a setting for students to reflect on their individual and collective roles in influencing and re-shaping the underlying values and structures that dominate societies”.