Following numerous messages of enquiries we received from our teeming readers asking us to outlined all the degree-awarding institutions in Katsina State, we resolved to outline them below:
1. Al-qalam University, Katsina: This is the first Islamic University in the whole of Nigeria and it is situated in Katsina along Katsina-Dutsin-ma road.
2. Ummaru Musa Yar’adua University: it is a state-owned university established during the Late Yar’adua administration in 2006.
3. National Open University (NOUN): This is a federal owned university that established a campus in Katsina along Kaita road in Katsina metropolis.
4. Federal University Dutsin-ma (FUDMA): it is also a federal owned university established during the former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration and it is situated in Dutsin-ma Local Government of Katsina State
5. Federal College of Education Katsina (FCE): The institution is owned by the federal government and it is currently running a degree program in affiliation with Bayero University, Kano.
6. Isa Kaita College of Education, Dutsin-ma (IKCOE): The institution is owned by the State government and it is currently running a degree program in affiliation with Ahmadu Bello University (ABU).
7. Cherish Enterprises Institute: This is a privately owned A-level institution that recently begins sales of form into its college of Health Sciences degree programs. It is situated in Batsari Local Government