This project focuses on Factors affecting adult education provision in rural area (a case study of Katsina local government). There has been a high response to factors affecting adult education provision in rural area, particularly in katsina local government. The main aim and purpose of this research was to carry out careful investigation into factors affecting adult education at the grassroots level, with particular reference, with the fist chapter based on general introduction, statement of the problems, aims and objectives of the study, ‘significance of the study, hypothesis, scope and limitations, as well as definition of terms. The second chapter is concerned with review of related literature. The third chapter deals with procedure and methodology of data collection. The fourth chapter is concerned with data presentation and analysis. The fifth chapter concerned with conclusion and recommendation.