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MISSION

To identify institutions, organizations and agencies with similar objectives with the University, both within and outside the country for the purpose of cooperation especially in areas such as staff development, research and staff/student exchange programs.

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VISION

To improve the fortunes of the University through cooperation with institutions, organizations, agencies and individuals with similar objectives

Brief History

The Directorate of Linkages of the University of Agriculture was established/ created on 14th January 2002 with the aim of improving the fortunes of the University through cooperation with institutions, organizations, agencies and individuals with similar objectives with UAM within and outside Nigeria.

Services

1.         In consultation with relevant officers of the University develop a profile of the University that identifies our areas of strength and weaknesses in academic programs, research, staffing and   development;

2.         Handle academic staff development and training intervention project of TET Fund;

3.         Facilitate the establishment of collaborative research agreements and Memoranda of Understanding in order to foster funding and increase research output;

4.         Identify institutions, organizations and agencies with similar objectives with University of Agriculture Makurdi, both within and outside the country for the purpose of co-operation           especially in areas such as staff development, research, staff /student exchange program etc;

5.         Prepare list of friends of the University and constantly create a good rapport between the University and such individuals and bodies for mutual benefit of the University;

6.         Liaise with such individuals and bodies from time to time on behalf of the Vice-Chancellor for linkage purposes;

7.         Prepare a 'shopping list' of areas of co-operation and development and advise the Vice-Chancellor on appropriate intervention;

8.         Engage in any co-operative activity that will lead to the realization of the goals of the University.