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University Of Jos (UNIJOS)


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 Gets A New Registrar

June 23, 2022 - The University of Jos (UNIJOS) has gotten a new registrar: Dr. Rejoice Songden. See details below; The 14th Governing Council of the University of Jos has appointed a new Registrar for the University for a term of Five (5) years. She is Dr Rejoice Ja ...

UNIJOS IJMB Admission Form for 2021/2022 Academic Session

March 29, 2022 - UNIJOS IJMB Admission Form Released for 2018/2019 Session: The University of Jos (UNIJOS) admission into IJMB programmes for the 2018/2019 session has been announced. See details below. ...

UNIJOS Orientation Programme for Newly Admitted Students, 2020/2021 Session

February 13, 2022 - University of Jos, UNIJOS orientation exercise for newly admitted students have been announced for the 2020/2021 academic session. See details below. The University of Jos (UNIJOS) Directorate of Students Affairs hereby invites all newly registered S ...

UNIJOS Gets A New Vice-Chancellor

November 13, 2021 - The 14th Governing Council of the University of Jos (UNIJOS) has approved the appointment of a new Vice-Chancellor for the University. He is Professor Tanko Ishaya who is currently the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), University of Jos.  This fo ...

UNIJOS SUG Disclaimer Notice on Academic Calendar Circulating on Social Media

October 18, 2021 - UNIJOS SUG has released a disclaimer notice on the academic calendar circulating on social media. The notice is as follows Please be informed that the Calendar Making rounds is NOT an official calendar of the School and hence should be disregarded. W ...

UNIJOS M.A. Film Culture and Archiving Studies Admission Form, 2020/2021 Session

September 30, 2021 - The University of Jos (UNIJOS) admission form for M.A. Film Culture and Archiving Studies programme is currently on sale for the 2020/2021 academic session. See how to apply below. The School of Postgraduate Studies of the University of Jos (UNIJOS) ...

UNIJOS Suspends 2nd Semester Examination, 2019/2020 Session

August 16, 2021 - Authorities of the University of Jos (UNIJOS) have suspended the second-semester examination of the 2019/2020 academic session. Details are as follows; Following the unfortunate security breach that occurred in some parts of Jos Metropolis which have ...

UNIJOS Remedial/Pre-degree Resumption Date, Registration Deadline for 2nd Semester, 2020/2021

July 15, 2021 - The University of Jos (UNIJOS) remedial/pre-degree resumption date and registration deadline has been announced for the 2nd semester of the 2020/2021 academic session. See details below. The University of Jos Department of Remedial Sciences wishes to ...

UNIJOS Preliminary French Programme Admission Form, 2020/2021

April 17, 2021 - UNIJOS Preliminary French Programme Admission: The University of Jos (APPLY HERE) ...

UNIJOS Fraud Alert Notice to All Students

February 3, 2021 - The management of the University of Jos (UNIJOS) has released a notice to all students in the institution on a fraud alert notice.  The attention of Management of the University of Jos has been bought to the existence of a fake payment link under a ...