Western Delta University Recruitment for University Registrar

Western Delta University – The Governing Council of the Western Delta University, Oghara, a private University approved by the Federal Government in 2007, hereby invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the post of:


Job Title: University Registrar

Location: Delta

Duties of the Registrar

  • The Registrar is the Chief Administrative Officer of the University, responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the day-to-day administration of the University except for financial matters which fall within the purview of the Bursar.
  • By virtue of the position, the Registrar is the Secretary to the Governing Council, Senate, Congregation, Convocation and the Committees of these statutory bodies.


  • The applicant must possess a good honours Degree with a minimum of Second Class in the relevant disciplines. He/She must be ICT compliant.


  • Applicant must possess a minimum of 18 years post qualification experience, 10 of which must have been acquired within the university system.
  • In any case, a suitable applicant must have attained not less than the status of a Deputy Registrar as at the time of applying.

Qualities of the Applicant:

  • The applicant must be a person of impeccable character and must possess drive, initiative and foresight.
  • The Applicant must be of pleasant disposition with sound leadership qualities and must be of good physical and mental health.

Special Requirements:

  • Western Delta University is a private University with its own unique corporate operation & culture rooted in excellence and quality service delivery. Thus, the prospective applicant for the post of the Registrar must be a person capable of driving such a goal in a private university establishment.
  • Therefore, every applicant is required to demonstrate such capability by submitting along with his/her application a written Statement of not less than 150 words, his/her Vision and Idea of how such excellence and quality service delivery would be driven by him/her, if offered the position.

The salary and other benefits attached to the post of Registrar are as approved by the Governing Council of the University.




Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should submit fifteen (15) copies each of their Applications, Credentials and detailed Curriculum Vitae highlighting among others, the following:

  • Name in Full (Surname First in capital letters)
  • Place and Date of Birth
  • Home Address
  • Contact Address
  • Telephone Number
  • E-mail address
  • Nationality
  • State of Origin,
  • Local Government Area of Origin
  • Marital Status
  • Number and Ages of Children (if any)
  • Institutions attended (with dates)
  • Academic and Professional Qualifications obtained with dates
  • Working Experience
  • Present Employment, indicating present status and salary
  • Extra Curricular Activities
  • Names and Addresses of three (3) Referees.

In addition to stating the names and addresses of the referees, Applicants should request their referees to forward their references on their behalf directly to the “Vice-Chancellor” through the address below.

All Applications should be submitted to:
The Vice-Chancellor,
Western Delta University,
Oghara, Delta State.

Note: Only the applications of shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.