Nasarawa State University, Keffi was established by the Nasarawa State Government through Law No.2 of 2001.
The Registry of Nasarawa State University Keffi occupies a position of considerable importance in the organogram of the University. The Registrar is secretary to the statutory bodies in the University including Council, Senate and their Committees.
The Department is headed by the Registrar who is assisted by the other registry staff of various categories ranging from administrative,executive, secretarial and clerical.
The office of the Registrar is answerable to and reports directly to the Vice-Chancellor for the day to day smooth running of the University system. It is no doubt the engine room that injects the University with the necessary essentials fuels and oils for the functioning of the various organs of the University.
Its core mandate is to support the University to providing services to enable it accomplish its objectives of teaching, learning, research and community service.
To facilitate this,the Registrar therefore coordinates all activities of the University by interpretation of rules and regulations, rendering of advice where necessary and providing guidance for complying and abiding with approved calendars and time table.
The department has four Divisions as follows:
- Human Resource Division
- General Administration Division
- Council Affairs Division
- The Academic Affairs Division
Each of the Division is headed by the head of Division who is answerable and report directly to the Registrar.
The Division is further divided into various units headed by head of unit who report directly to their respective Heads of Division.
The Registry currently has seven(7) Deputy Registrar.