The university is governed by the following bodies:
The Board of Trustees
This body was established by the Diocesan Synod and is its proprietor. The titular head of the university is the Chancellor who is the Diocesan Bishop and head of the body.
This Board is responsible for the following:
- To oversee, guide and advise the University on the vision, mission and objects of the the University.
- Offer moral and spiritual guidance to the University Council and Senate
- To act as a constant link between the University and the Diocese
The university council is the Chief Governing Body of the university and it represents the interests of different groups.
It is the final authority in establishing the university policies. It appoints university officers and academic staff other than the Chancellor.
There are three important Governing Boards which report to the University Council:
(a) Finance, Planning and Properties Board
(b) Board of Appointments and Staff welfare
University Senate is the Chief Academic Council of the university. It establishes and awards degrees, diplomas and certificates, and adopts academic policy, and regulates admissions and examinations. It recommends staff appointments and works with its committees under it.
Senior Management Committee
The following are the officers of the university:
Deputy Vice Chancellor
Dean of Students
Dean(s) of faculties.