Baze University

Our Learning Goals: Skills for a lifetime

Baze's mission is to establish and maintain a most suitable academic environment synergizing world-class human capital and best technology for creating and imparting knowledge to develop and modernize the Nigerian society.

Our faculty, students, alumni, and staff strive toward these objectives in a context of freedom with responsibility. We foster initiative, integrity, and excellence, in an environment of collegiality, civility, and responsible stewardship. As the land-grant university in Nigeria, we apply the results of our endeavors in service to our alumni, the community, the state, the nation, and the world.

Within this context of great diversity, a Baze education comprises formal and informal learning experiences in the classroom, on campus, and beyond. Through the multiple dimensions of students' lives, Baze provides an academic community that aims to help them achieve a variety of goals.

Learning Goals


Disciplinary Knowledge: demonstrate a systematic or coherent understanding of an academic field of study

Critical Thinking: apply analytic thought to a body of knowledge; evaluate arguments; identify relevant assumptions or implications; formulate coherent arguments

Information Literacy: access, evaluate, and use a variety of relevant information sources

Engagement in the Process of Discovery or Creation: for example, demonstrate the ability to work productively in a laboratory setting, studio, library, or field environment
Self-Directed Learning: work independently; identify appropriate resources; take initiative; manage a project through to completion

Communication Skills: express ideas clearly in writing; speak articulately; communicate with others using media as appropriate; work effectively with others

Scientific and Quantitative Reasoning: demonstrate the ability to understand cause and effect relationships; define problems; use symbolic thought; apply scientific principles; solve problems with no single correct answer