Dr. Sani Ahmed Yauta, was born in MalamSidi, Kwami Local Government Area of Gombe State in 1976. He received his early education at Government Teachers College Jama’are, in Bauchi State. He had his Nigerian Certificate of Education (NCE) in Mubi, BSc (ed) Economics from University of Abuja and M.Ed in Administration and Planning from the University of Maiduguri. He obtained his PhD from the University of Colombo in Sri Lanka. He joins the services of the Department of Education Gombe State University in 2005. His current research interests include Higher Education Management and Finance, Economics of Education and Administration and leadership of higher education. He is married with children.