The University Chancellor, Sir. Gordon Babala Kasibante Wavamuno, is the Titular Head of the University.

He presides at ceremonial assemblies of the University and confers degrees and awards diplomas, certificates and other academic titles and distinction of the University on behalf of the University Council. The Chancellor has an important ambassadorial role of representing the University in the external community. He is also an advocate to raise the University’s profile and advance its interests nationally and internationally.