The Federal University of agriculture, Umudike sees itself as a vehicle for the attainment of the primary goals of the
Niational Agricultural Policy of "self sufficiency in food and fibre" production. the University aims to provide knowledge
throguh which food and security will be assured. Hence the Motto: "knowledge, Food and Security". The University therefore
has the vission to serve Nigeria and humanity through processes that will lead to the allevuation of hunger.
The Federal University of Agriculture, Umudike is dedicated to the training of its students to become professionally competent
and confident graduates with exquisite dexterity. Cosequently, the curricular involve intensive teaching and extensive practical
training in agriculture. The research objectives are also made to be relevant to the needs of famrers and local agriculture
while the extension objectives are to ensure prompt delivery of well-tested and technically optimised protocols to sensitised
and confident farmers; the traning of confident and competent educated farmers capable of working on their own instead of
the current depence on government employment: the development of environment and people-being of the farmer consitute the
focal pioints of the University.