The Management of UNIUYO wishes to inform the general public that her 2015/2016 matriculation ceremony has been scheduled to take place as follows:
UNIUYO Matriculation Ceremony Details
Date: March 15th, 2016.
Venue is University Mini Stadium, Town Campus
Note: Matriculating students are required to confirm their details on the matriculation lists released on the notice board of the faculties.
The University of Uyo (UNIUYO) is located in Uyo, capital of Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
The university was formerly known as the University of Cross River State (UNICROSS). On October 1, 1991 the federal government of Nigeria established it as a federal university and the name was changed to the University of Uyo. The university inherited students, staff, academic programmes and the entire facilities of the erstwhile University of Cross River State established by Cross River State in 1983. Academic activities commenced during the 1991/92 academic session. UNIUYO has about 13 faculties and is expanding.
The Vice-Chancellor is Professor Enefiok Essien. In 2015 the Emir of Hadejia, Adamu Maje was appointed chancellor.