Crescent University

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Crescent University
Crescent University, Abeokuta
Motto Knowledge and Faith
Established 2005
Type Private
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Kehinde A. Okeleye
Location Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria

Crescent University is located in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria.[1] It is a private university established by the Islamic Mission for Africa.


In 2002, the Educational Board of the Islamic Mission for Africa (IMA) recommended the establishment of Crescent University, Abeokuta. In 2003, the Academic Brief Committee set up submitted its recommendation to IMA. The National University Commission approved the establishment of the University in 2005. The University commenced her academic programme in December 2005.


  1. ^ Islamic banking in Nigeria: Nearer than ever?

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