Our Story

The name of the University is the Ernest Bai Koroma University of Science and Technology (EBKUST), and comprises the following colleges:
⦁ Magburaka University College (incorporating the Government Technical Institute 'GTI'), Magburaka (this College currently houses the Secretariat of the University).

⦁ Makeni University College (incorporating Teko Veterinary Institute);
⦁ Port Loko University College


The motto of EBKUST is “Knowledge for Innovation.


The vision of EBKUST is to be a world class African university dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and innovation, and service that result in the production of a critical mass of graduates that possesses the right mix of knowledge, skills and competencies to be self-reliant and to transform their communities, the nation and the world.

Core Values

The values that are at the core of all EBKUST activities include:
⦁ distinction in teaching and research;
⦁ creativity in thinking and action;
⦁ academic freedom and respect for individual differences;
⦁ sensitivity to the needs of the individual, the community and the nation;
⦁ self-reliance and respect for the dignity of labour;
⦁ integrity, transparency and accountability in all undertakings;
⦁ character development and love of country.


EBKUST is committed to:
⦁ quality education, grounded in Science and Technology, that empowers self, community, nation and the world;
⦁ opening windows of opportunity for all to accessing functional knowledge, skills and competencies;
⦁ research that transforms the lives of people;
⦁ service to community, nation and the world at large;
⦁ meaningful contribution to national development in all its ramifications.

Meet Our Team

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Wilfred Hinga Abu

PA Vice Chancellor

Mariatu Sillah

Assistant Finance Officer

Sylvanus Kallay

Senior Assistant Finance Officer

Marion B. Foday

Admin Assistant

Cecelia Karimu

Public Relations Officer

Abdul-Karim Kamara

Senior Assistant Registrar

Ernest Nersta Gborie

Technology & Innovation Officer

Sylvanus Bernard Sheriff

Ag Snr Finance Officer