About Our University

Maranatha University is situated along Oguta Road in Mgbidi, Imo State. It has an exclusive identity that differentiates it from any other university in the world. The differentiating features of Maranatha University have been prudently selected to ensure that they reflect its dreams and aspirations. Maranatha University is purely a Christian faith-based university. Mgbidi is accessible by road and by air through Owerri, the capital of Imo State, as it lies about 15 kilometers from Owerri. Owerri has an international airport. Mgbidi is also accessible by road through Enugu, Onitsha, Port Harcourt and Umuahia cities.

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2021/2022 applications are now open

We don’t just give students an education and experience that set them up for success in a career, we help them succeed in their career by discovering a field they’re passionate about and daring to lead it.

Education Services

Admission is ongoing for the 2021/2022 academic session. Check out the requirements for admission to the university.

Globally Recognized

Maranatha University, Mgbidi, is a world-class institution devoted to producing world-class graduates in their respective fields of study with godly character and the fear of God.

Bachelor Programmes

Maranatha University offers exceptional quality in our undergraduate programmes with seasoned tutors who have excellent certification for the job.

University Life

Maranatha University is laced with an ethical culture that radiates quality social life, spiritual and cultural ethics that create a sound environment for character building and the creation of worthwhile memories for students. 

Self Development

Why Choose Maranatha University?

We are a Christian faith-based university, aimed at bringing light to students through in-depth academic learning and godly moral character upbringing.

We are committed to imparting and delivering knowledge, skills, and values that ensure outstanding success and excellence that distinguish our students in all aspects of life.

We offer a wide range of programmes in a serene, conducive, and first-rate physical facility environment that ensures a perfect blend and balance of academics and other related activities.

We are globally recognized, and our foremost priority is geared towards equipping students with the right knowledge that readies them to be leaders of tomorrow, as we dare them to live and achieve the peak of their dreams.

Self Development

The philosophy of Maranatha University is to be a center of excellence for teaching, learning, research, and moral orientation. Our institution is committed to producing sound- nurtured men and women who are highly intelligent and character worthy so they can be useful to themselves and the society.

The philosophy of Maranatha University is also to provide teaching and research that shall serve and encourage best practices in its theoretical and practical programmes and projects. To attain these aims, Maranatha University combines core academic teaching with civic studies, entrepreneurial skills as well as religious and moral instructions to inspire students to imbibe the love of God in them.

The godliness of the youth is emphasized and therefore religious, moral instruction and education is mandatory in Maranatha University.