News and Updates

We are pleased to announce that the Founder and Chancellor of Tansian University, Very Rev Msgr Prof JohnBosco Akam (FCON, UN-Peace Ambr) has been shortlisted in the 2016 Distinguished Scholar Award/African-American Professor of the Year, by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, USA.
The Award is in recognition of his education campaign successes included identifying and promoting intellectual and personal development of students and support on the academic excellence in Africa.

Tansian University, a private institution which has its Take-Off Site at Oba, Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State and named after the legendary Rev Fr. Iwene Tansi, has declared its readiness to take become the best university in Nigeria and one of the best in the world.

The founder of Tansian University Anambra Umunya, Very Rev. Monsignor Prof John Bosco Akam, call for government at all levels support for Private owned Universities in the country today .

The founder of Tansian University, Umunya, Anambra State, Monsignor JohnBosco Akam has said that the university has no form of tolerance for sexual harassment by lecturers against students, just as it does not also tolerate examination malpractices.

Akam while speaking to journalists at the permanent site of the institution, at Umunya, Anambra State at an event to flag off the admission of students for the 2014/2015 academic year, added that the university was positioning itself to be the Harvard University of Africa.

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admissions into the 2018/2019 Academic Session in the undergraduate programmes of Tansian University.

Tansian University Admissions
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All candidates applying for admission into any of the undergraduate programmes must:

  • Possess the academic qualifications as specified by the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board for Course of choice.
  • Achieve at least the approved minimum pass mark in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations.

Note: Candidate who sat for the 2018 UTME who did not indicate Tansian University in any of their choices are eligible to apply.

There is Direct Entry Admission for NCE holders for two/three Year Degree Programmes in the Faculty of Education.

Methods of Application
Application Forms are obtainable on this website (CLICK HERE TO FILL THE APPLICATION FORM ONLINE) and from the Admissions' Office, Tansian University, Umunya (Umunya/Oba Campuses), on payment of N10,000.00 (Ten Thousand Naira) only, into the Tansian University Bank Account No. 1011732874 at any branch of Zenith Bank Plc Nationwide.

FOR FORMS PURCHASED FROM THE SCHOOL: After payment, Applicants should forward the payment details (Name, Teller Number, Telephone Number and Email Address) to and come to the School for Registration. Presentation of Original Evidence of such payment is also required.