Production of high quality teachers that can effectively teach at all levels of basic education for the academic and socio-economic transformation of Sokoto States and Nigeria.
Being an Excellent Teacher Training Institution, for production of quality teaching manpower, for all levels of basic Education and beyond, as well as a Catalyst for Transformation and Sustainable advancement of Teacher Education for Sokoto State, Nigeria.
To Pursue the Core Values and Aspirations of Sokoto State, Nigeria and Mankind at large, particularly in Production of Professionally qualified Teachers, as bedrock, for Educational Advancement through Training, Research, Information dissemination, Partnership in community development services, recognition of rewards for achievement as well as promoting interest in further education.
The A B U (Zaria) affiliated degree programme, the College offers courses in 'Agricultural Science Education, Business Education Studies, Home Economics Education, Integrated Science Education, Physical & Health Education and Social Studies Education.
The UDUS affiliated programme commenced in 2000/2001 session, with eleven degree courses from departments of Arabic, English, History, Islamic Studies, Hausa, Primary Education Studies, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Geography and Mathematics.
The college runs full time courses in NCE, and remedial programmes in Pre-NCE, Grade II TC and SSCE. Currently there are twenty-seven academic departments offering over sixty course-combinations in NCE. It also provides part-time study programme through consultancy services.
The College has a number of decision-making organs whose functions collectively facilitate its administration. They bear different names, perform various functions and at different administrative levels in the College.
As the Institution marks it’s 50 years of existence today, Monday, the Shehu Shagari College of Education (COE), Sokoto will soon become a University of Education that will retain the name of the former President Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari after whom it was named.
To protect yourself and others against COVID-19, clean your hands frequently and thoroughly.
Nigerian goment don order di re-opening of all federal goment owned universities immediately and unity schools from 12 October, 2020.