The Nigeria Arabic Language Village is an Inter-University Centre for Arabic Studies established in 1992. The Village is the only parastatal of the Federal Ministry of Education mandated to offer Arabic Immersion services to undergraduate students from Nigerian Universities and Acculturation services to students from Colleges of Education across the country.

  • Job Position: Registrar
  • Job Location: Maiduguri, Borno

Job Responsibilities

  • As the Principal Officer and Chief Administrative Officer of the centre, the Registrar shall be responsible to the Director/CEO for the day to day administration of the centre except for financial matters for which the Bursar is responsible.
  • The Registrar is also the Secretary to the Governing Council and other statutory committees.
  • He/She is responsible for safe custody and update of the Village records.
  • He/She is to advise the Director/CEO in accordance with the centre’s law and status.

Job Requirements

  • Possess a good University Degree.
  • Posses at least fifteen (15) years post qualification experience, with a minimum of four (4) years as Deputy Registrar.
  • Possession of a higher degree or membership of a recognized professional body will be an added advantage.
  • Have demonstrable integrity.
  • Be very proficient in the Arabic Language.
  • Be very proficient in the use of computer.
  • Have strong leadership skills with ability to inspire and motivate subordinates; and be in good physical arid mental health.
  • Have a dear vision for the development of the centre with ability to implement the vision.


  • The appointment shall be for one term of five (5) years only.

Condition of Service:

  • The conditions of service shall be as obtainable in the Nigerian University system.

The salary shall be obtainable in the Nigeria University system.

Closing Date
24th May 2021.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send fifteen (15) copies each of:

  • Application Letter,
  • Comprehensive Curriculum Vitae (attaching copies of relevant credentials).

Applications should be forwarded under confidential cover in sealed envelope stating at the left hand corner the position applied for and addressed to:
The Registrar,
Nigeria Arabic Language Village, Ngala,
Liaison Office, Opposite Nakowa Specialist Hospital, Lagos Street,
Maiduguri, Borno State.

Note: Candidates are advised to request three of their referees to forward reports on them under confidential cover, to the Registrar, Nigeria Arabic Language Village, Ngala as addressed above.

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