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About UNILORIN

The University of Ilorin aka UNILORIN, is a university in Ilorin, Nigeria. It was established by a decree of the Federal Military Government in 1975 and is a federal government owned tertiary institution of education located in Ilorin, Kwara State, western Nigeria. The ancient city of Ilorin, capital of Kwara State, is about 300 km from Lagos and 500 km from Abuja, the country’s administrative capital. In August 2014, the school was ranked as the best university in Nigeria by 4icu.

The university began as a University College affiliated to the oldest university in Nigeria in 1975 under the leadership of the then principal, Dr T.N. Tamuno. The first set of 200 students, selected following an entrance examination, were admitted into residence on 23 October 1976, while academic work started on 25 October after the Principal’s address. The University College started with three academic faculties of Arts, Science and Education.

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The following are latest updates from the University Of Ilorin (UNILORIN):

UNILORIN Postgraduate Programmes and Admission Requirements

April 25, 2018 - There are 164 UNILORIN postgraduate courses and programmes available in the institution's Post Graduate School. Here is a list of the courses and programmes offered in the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) School of Postgraduate Studies. ...

UNILORIN Postgraduate Admission Form for 2018/2019 Session

April 25, 2018 - UNILORIN Postgraduate Admission Form has been released by the school authorities for the 2018/2019 academic session. Interested members of the public should see how to apply below. ...

UNILORIN Matriculation Date Announced for 2017/2018 Academic Session

March 25, 2018 - University of Ilorin, UNILORIN matriculation date has been announced by the school authorities for the 2017/2018 academic session. New students are advised to take note. ...

UNILORIN First Harmattan Semester Continuous Assessment Time-table For 100 and 200 Level

March 25, 2018 - The management of University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has released the First Harmattan semester 2016/2017 academic session continuous assessment CBT time table for 100-200 level. UNILORIN First Harmattan Semester Continuous Assessment Time-table For 100 ...

List of Courses Offered at University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)

March 25, 2018 - Here is a list of courses offered by University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) and all candidates interested in studying at the institution are encouraged to take note. ...

UNILORIN Admission Into 2018 Sandwich Programmes For Contact Session Announced

March 21, 2018 - Applications are hereby invited from qualified candidates for admission into the underlisted programmes of the Institute of Education, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), for the 2018 Sandwich Contact Session.   UNILORIN Admission Into 2018 Sandwich ...

UNILORIN 2017/2018 Orientation Exercise For New Students – See Details

February 22, 2018 - UNILORIN 2017/2018 Orientation Exercise For New Students The Orientation Exercise of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) for newly admitted candidates in the  2017/2018 Academic Session. Fresh students are to note that the orientation exercise will ...

UNILORIN VC Says Grazing Cattle are Destroying Varsity’s Research Farms

February 14, 2018 - The Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin (UI), Sulyman Abdulkareem, has cried out over the alleged destruction of the university’s multi-million naira research and training farms by cattle illegally grazing on the vast lands of the instituti ...

UNILORIN Academic Calendar For 2017/2018 Session

January 12, 2018 - Authorities of University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has published the Academic Calendar for 2017/2018 Academic Session. The details of the Academic Calendar are as stated below; S      / NO ACTIVITY PROPOSED DATE 1. Commencement of 2017/2018 Session ...

UNILORIN Hostel Accommodation Notice To New Students

January 5, 2018 - UNILORIN Hostel Accommodation Information for Fresh Students Newly admitted students of University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) are hereby notified that the allocation of the University owned hostels will be online. The available bed spaces will be uploaded ...