Founded in 1999, Madonna University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Okija (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Anambra. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Elele, Akpugo. Officially accredited/recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Madonna University (MU) is a small (enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Madonna University (MU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 17 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Nigerian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. MU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.