Founded in 1992, Benue State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Makurdi (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Benue. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Benue State University (BSU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Benue State University (BSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. BSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.