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About UNIJOS

The University of Jos, abbreviated as UNIJOS, is a Federal University in Jos, Plateau State, central Nigeria. What became the University of Jos was established in November 1971 as a satellite campus of the University of Ibadan. The first students were admitted in January 1972 as pre-degree students with the first Bachelor of Arts degree program begun in October 1973. In October 1975, then military government under General Murtala Mohammed established the Unijos as a separate institution.

The first Vice-Chancellor of the UNIJOS was Professor Gilbert Onuaguluchi. Classes began at the newly reorganized University of Jos in October 1976 with 575 students spread over the existing four faculties of Arts and Social Sciences, Education, Natural Sciences and Medical Sciences. Post-graduate programs were added in 1977. By 1978 Faculties of Law and Environmental Sciences were established and the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences were separated.

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The following are latest updates from the University Of Jos (UNIJOS):

UNIJOS 29th and 30th Combined Convocation Ceremonies Schedule Updated

June 13, 2018 - The management of the University of Jos (UNIJOS) wishes to inform the general public, invited guests and students of the institution that activities marking the 29th and 30th Combined Convocation Ceremonies will take place on Saturday, 23rd June, 2 ...

UNIJOS Responds to Alleged Erroneous Award of First Class Degrees

June 13, 2018 - UNIJOS Responds to Alleged Erroneous Award of First Class Degrees The attention of Management of the University of Jos has been drawn to news being circulated especially on the social media that the University has issued wrong classes of Degrees to s ...

UNIJOS Now Has Full Accreditation for 17 Academic Programmes

May 22, 2018 - The University of Jos (UNIJOS) now has full accreditation for 17 academic programmes from the National Universities Commission (NUC). The University of Jos has secured full accreditation for Seventeen (17) of its programmes recently assessed by the ...

UNIJOS Matriculation Ceremony Date for 2017/2018 Session

April 15, 2018 - The school management of the University of Jos cordially invites all registered Undergraduate Students and Members of the public to the UNIJOS Matriculation Ceremony for the 2017/2018 Academic Session. ...

UNIJOS 2018 Long Vacation Part-Time Programme Admission (Faculty Of Education) Announced

March 15, 2018 - University of Jos (UNIJOS) Part-time programme admission form into the Faculty of Education is on sale Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following B.A. (Ed.) sandwich (5 Long Vacation) Degree Programmes in the Instit ...

UNIJOS 2017/2018 Registration Procedure For Newly Admitted Students

March 2, 2018 - UNIJOS 2017/2018 Registration Procedure For Newly Admitted Students The University of Jos, abbreviated as Unijos, is a Federal University in Jos, Plateau State, central Nigeria founded in 1975. The registration exercise for fresh undergraduate studen ...

UNIJOS 2017/2018 Undergraduate Academic Calendar Released

February 28, 2018 - UNIJOS 2017/2018 Undergraduate Academic Calendar Released The school authorities of University of Jos (UNIJOS) has released the undergraduate Academic Calendar for 2017/2018 Academic Session. The details of the Academic Calendar are as follows; FIR ...

UNIJOS 2017/2018 Admission List for UTME and DE Now Available Online

February 28, 2018 - UNIJOS 2017/2018 Admission List for UTME and DE Now Available Online The school authorities of the University of Jos (UNIJOS) has released the first batch undergraduate (UTME and Direct Entry) admission list of candidates offered provisional admissio ...

UNIJOS Final Registration Procedure For IJMB Candidates – 2017/2018

January 11, 2018 - The University of Jos (UNIJOS) Centre for Continuing Education hereby informs all Students admitted into the IJMB Programme for the 2017/2018 Session, that the deadline for final registration is Thursday 11th January, 2018. All affected Students are ...

UNIJOS Disclaimer Notice On 2017/2018 Admission

December 19, 2017 - It has come to the notice of the Management of University of Jos that some people are going about collecting money from unsuspecting candidates, parents and guardians seeking admission into the University under the guise that they will offer them adm ...