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University of Ibadan
University of Ibadan

University of Ibadan

University

Oyo

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About University of Ibadan The University of Ibadan, popularly known as UI was founded in 1948 and is widely referred to as the first University in Nigeria. The University of Ibadan has its origin from the Yaba College which was founded in 1932. UI initially took off with academic programmes in Arts, Science, and Medicine, but is now a comprehensive citadel of learning with academic programmes in over thirteen faculties. The faculties of the Basic Medical Science, Clinical Science, Public Health, and Dentistry are organized as a College of Medicine. The main thrust of UI for the 21st Century is “to be a world-class institution for academic excellence geared towards meeting societal needs”. Today, the University is consistently ranked among the prestigious Universities in the World, with a reported figure of over 3,500 matriculating yearly. UI is located five miles (8 kilometers) from the center of the major city of Ibadan, Oyo State.   Notable alumni’s of the University of Ibadan includes J.P Clark, Wole Soyinka, Ken Saro-Wiwa, Chinua Achebe, Christopher Okigbo, Elechi Amadi, Sophie Oluwole, Michael Omolewa, Niyi Osundare, Femi Osofian, Chukwuemeka Ike, and a host of others.     Faculties at the University of Ibadan UI boasts of over thirteen faculties and relevant courses in various fields of study. They include: Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry Agriculture Economics Agronomy Agricultural Extension Rural Development and Animal Science Forest Resources Management Teaching and Research Farm Faculty of Arts Religion Studies Theatre arts Classics Arabic and Islamic studies English History Faculty of Education Adult Education Guidance and Counselling Early Childhood and Educational Foundation Social work Educational Management Faculty of Law Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Faculty of Science Archaeology and Anthropology Geology Geography Botany Mathematics Computer Science Microbiology Physics Statistic Chemistry Statistics Zoology Faculty of Social Science Economics Psychology Geography Political Science Sociology Faculty of Technology Agricultural and Environmental Engineering Civil, Petroleum, Mechanical and Chemical Engineering Food Technology Industrial and Production Engineering Wood product Engineering Technical Support Unit   Other faculties include: Faculty of Renewable Natural Resources Faculties at the College of Medicine Include: Faculty of Pharmacy Faculty of Public Health Faculty of Basic Medical Science Faculty of Clinical Sciences Faculty of Dentistry     Admission Requirements for University of Ibadan Requirements for Undergraduates UI offers admission for courses in the faculties enlisted above. It is important for applicants to know the subject combinations for each department as advertised in the JAMB brochure. Candidates must obtain a minimum of 5 Credits in their O’Level results with compulsory credit in Mathematics, English and 3 other relevant subjects. Applications for the 2017/2018 academic session is currently closed, but the University website can be visited for more information. Direct entry-level applicants with the following criteria may be considered: HND holders with Upper-Class Credit in a related field. OND holders. HND holders with two credit pass in appropriate disciplines.   Requirements for Postgraduate Students The University of Ibadan Masters Degree program is offered in different programs, namely: Full-Time program, Part-Time program, and Occasional studded program. The student must have satisfied the requirements of the postgraduate school for him/her to be granted admission into the full-time program. Applicants considering a master's degree program at UI should take note of the following: You must have graduated from the University of Ibadan or other recognized University in Nigeria, or in countries around the World. The UI Faculty of Postgraduate Committee is saddled with the responsibility of determining admission requirements and finalizing the admission list. Aspiring Students can download the application form for the University of Ibadan Masters Degree program from the website www.pgschool.ui.edu.ng . The cost of the application form may vary from time to time.   UI also offers Open Distance Learning (ODL) learning programs, and admission for this program is currently ongoing, the website https://dlc.ui.edu.ng/?p=apply can be visited for more information about the admission process.   The University of Ibadan official website can be found at https://ui.edu.ng/   Facilities At The University Of Ibadan Facilities at the University of Ibadan include lecture halls, halls of residence, academic and staff units, library. UI is also home to the following:   Radio Station, DIAMOND 101.1 FM Botanical Garden Zoological Garden University of Ibadan Press UI Servicom Works and Maintenance Unit The Bookshop The Sports Council The Computing Centre; And a host of other facilities.   Other Noteworthy Attractions At UI For travelers who intend to visit UI or for prospective students, here are some things to know about the institution. Safety/Security The University of Ibadan offers 24 hours security in the vicinity and the halls of residence. What To Bring Before heading to the University of Lagos, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Books and other educational materials. A camera for taking fun pictures. Things To Do While At UI These are some of the things you can do while you’re here: Enrol for a full time or part-time program. Write Admission examination into various programs. Sightseeing. Recreational activities. Make inquiries. Best Features At UI UI houses over twelve (12) Halls of residence. It is a historical landmark. The Zoological Garden. The Botanical Garden. Most Common Visitors Lecturers, students, researchers, and tourists are the people you will see at the University. Newsworthy Happenings On May 29, 2017, the management of the school stopped academic activities for Undergraduate Students due to a protest by the student union over the failure of issuing identity cards to students, and an outlaw of electrical appliances in the University. On June 9th it was announced that the school will be reopened on the 20th, but school activities didn't start until the 2nd of July. Weather At The University Of Ibadan The atmosphere at UI is quite serene and calm. The University is located in the Western region of Nigeria, where there are two seasons; the dry and rainy seasons, which come at different times.  

University of Lagos
University of Lagos

University of Lagos

University

Lagos

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About University of Lagos The University of Lagos fondly called Unilag was established on 22nd of October, 1962. The University since its inception has been saddled with the responsibility of intensifying the training of a professional workforce that would bring about rapid change and development to the industrial, economic and political sectors of the nation. Driven by a mission “to provide a conducive environment for teaching, learning, research and development, where students and staffs will interact and compete effectively with other counterparts globally”, the University has grown over time starting up with just three (3) faculties, to having twelve (12) faculties, offering over 60 departmental courses; a college of medicine, and several research centers and institutes. The University of Lagos currently has three campuses. Two (2) in Yaba (Akoka and the recently created campus at the former school of Radiography), and one in Surulere; it’s College of Medicine located in Idi-araba. The main campus at Akoka is surrounded by the Lagos Lagoon providing a very beautiful view around the University. Enrollment into the University has grown from a startup intake of 131 students in 1962 to over 40,000 students. Unilag is fondly referred to as the “University of first choice” and the “Nation’s pride”. Students and alumni of Unilag are popularly addressed as "GREAT AKOKITES".   University of Lagos Faculties and Courses Offered Unilag offers widely recognized degree programmes and courses accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC), and other relevant accreditation bodies. Unilag has over 12 faculties, a college of medicine, a school of postgraduate studies, and a Distance Learning Institution (DLI). In no particular order, the faculties present at the University of Lagos include: Faculty of Arts Creative arts English European languages and Integration studies Linguistics, e.t.c.   Faculty of Education Adult education Arts and Social science education Education administration Educational foundations...   Faculty of Environmental Sciences Urban and Regional Planning (URP) Estate Management Building Quantity Survey Architecture   Faculty of Engineering   Faculty of Law Private and property law Jurisprudence and International law Commercial and Industrial law Public law   Faculty of Science Chemistry Geosciences Biochemistry Mathematics Microbiology Zoology, e.t.c   Faculty of Social Sciences Economics Mass communication Political science, e.t.c   Faculty of Business Administration Banking and Finance Business Administration Industrial Relations and Personnel Management, e.t.c   At the College of Medicine, we have: Faculty of Pharmacy Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences Faculty of Clinical Sciences, and Faculty of Dental Sciences.   Courses offered at the Distance Learning Institute (DLI) include Accounting, Business Administration, Science Education, and Library/Information Sciences.   The University of Lagos Admission Requirements Admission Requirements for Undergraduates The University offers admission for Entry level and Direct-entry level candidates. Admission into Unilag is a competitive and selective process, with only the best successfully gaining admission. Candidates are advised to frequently visit the institution to find out about the admission process and the exact O’ level subject combination for each course. Precise information about Unilag’s admission requirements, departmental cut-off marks, screening, and registration can be found at http://admissions.unilag.edu.ng/ . General requirements for prospective undergraduates include a minimum entry-level requirement of compulsory 5 O’ level credits in Mathematics, English and three other relevant subjects. Having the prescribed JAMB cut-off mark which is usually “200” is also a key requirement. The University’s post-utme form is sold to candidates who meet the JAMB cut-off mark and filled Unilag as their school of first choice.     Admission Requirements for Postgraduates There are general and specific admission requirements for postgraduate programmes at Unilag. Applicants hoping to be considered for admission must satisfy the following general requirements: Must possess a Bachelor’s degree from Unilag or any other University approved by the school’s senate. Must prepare to undergo a selection process in the form of written/oral examination. Must provide an original copy of NYSC discharge certificate or exemption letter. Must forward an academic transcript to the Administrative Secretary, School of postgraduate studies on or before the session admission is been sought. Specific admission requirements for prospective students into various Master’s/ PhD degree programmes can be found at http://spgs.unilag.edu.ng/prospectivestudents.php   It’s important for prospective applicants to note that application forms for the 2017/2018 academic session for postgraduate programmes are currently closed. Further information about subsequent admission process can be found at http://spgs.unilag.edu.ng/   The University of Lagos portal can be found at www.unilag.edu.ng   The University of Lagos Facilities The University is home to the following buildings and service facilities: Faculty buildings and lecture halls. A Library A Dining hall An Administrative block Student halls of residence Staff quarters A sports complex A medical health centre The main auditorium Multipurpose halls A Botanical garden A Lagoon front Guesthouses The Unilag consult complex Banks A radio station: Unilag 103.1 FM commissioned on the 14th December 2004, And a host of other standard facilities for your pleasure.   Things To Know About The University of Lagos “For travellers/prospective students who intend to visit the institution, here are a few fun things to note":   Security Unilag is located in a secure location with seasoned security personnel and newly mounted CCTV cameras.   Things to do while at Unilag Make inquiries. Make extensive use of the library. Visit the Lagoon front and other places of interest. Enroll for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.   What to Bring Books and other educational materials.   Most Common Visitors Be sure to find staffs, students, researchers and tourists at the University of Lagos.   Best Features The Uncommon view of the Lagos Lagoon gives the school an edge, hence is been one of the most beautiful institutions in the country. Unilag is also famed as the ‘IT’ university and as such is notable as one of the social hubs in the state and country.   Notable Alumni Unilag parades itself as having a long list of successful alumni. It isn’t far from the truth as the University has produced an extensive alumni list of reputable Nigerians in all spheres of life. Some of the notable alumni include: Genevieve Nnaji, Nollywood actress Funke Akindele, Nollywood actress Dele Olojede Richard Mofe-Damijo, Nollywood actor and media personality Wale Adenuga, Award-winning producer Oby Ezekwesili, Women and girl child rights activist Denrele Edun, Media personality, and presenter And a host of other respected Nigerians.   Weather At The University of Lagos The Weather on campus is quite serene and cosy especially in the evening because of its location around the Lagos Lagoon. However, the University still experiences the dry and rainy seasons accustomed to the region in which it is located, but the motorable roads provide easy access amidst heavy downpours.   Notable Milestones Unilag Radio was the first campus station to receive a license and the first campus station to go on air in 2004. Unilag has become the first university to be awarded a license to operate a television station. The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) granted the TV license to the institution on Thursday, November 9, 2017.    

Obafemi Awolowo University
Obafemi Awolowo University
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About Obafemi Awolowo University Obafemi Awolowo University formerly called the University of Ife is a Federal Government Owned University founded in 1962 and was subsequently renamed Obafemi Awolowo University in 1987 to commemorate the first premier of the Western Region of Nigeria, Chief Obafemi Awolowo. OAU as the University is fondly called was established in rebuttal to the perceived politicization of higher education in Nigeria and the western region and also to fill the gaps in manpower needs.   With a mission “to promote by research and other means the advancement of knowledge and its practical application to social, cultural, economic, scientific and technological problems”; the University started the first Faculty of Pharmacy in West Africa, the first department of Chemical Engineering and the first Electronics component in addition to Electrical Engineering.   OAU is situated in the suburb setting of the large town of Ife-Ife, Osun state, and it offers officially recognized higher education degrees, with courses officially accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC) and other relevant professional bodies. Obafemi Awolowo University is a large co-educational higher institution with a population of over 30,000 students and provides several academic and non-academic facilities and resources to its students including a library, sporting facilities, health and medical facilities, as well as administrative services. Obafemi Awolowo has attained a foremost position among universities in Africa with a vibrant academic, social atmosphere and a high international reputation. According to the 4IC.org ranking, OAU currently ranks as the 6th best University in the country, and 2,191 in the world.   Obafemi Awolowo University Faculties Obafemi Awolowo University offers diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in various fields of specialization. The University boasts of having over 13 faculties and two colleges- the College of Health Science and the College of Postgraduate Studies- in more than 70 departments. The Faculties at the University include the following:   Faculty of Agriculture Faculty of Arts Faculty of Administration Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences Faculty of Clinical Science Faculty of Dentistry Faculty of Environmental Design and Management Faculty of Education Faculty of Pharmacy Faculty of Science Faculty of Social Sciences Faculty of Technology Faculty of Law.   Courses Offered At OAU Below is a list of departmental courses offered for diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes: Faculty of Arts Religion Studies Philosophy English History Foreign Languages Fine Arts Dramatic Arts Music Faculty of Clinical Sciences Anaesthesia Community Health Dermatology and Venereology Medicine Mental Health Obstetrics, Gynaecology, and Perinatology Orthopaedics and Traumatology Paediatrics and Child Health Radiology Surgery Faculty of Dentistry Child Dental Health Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Pathology Preventive and Community Dentistry Restorative Dentistry Faculty of Education Adult Education and Lifelong Learning Educational Management Educational Technology and Library Studies Department of Physical and Health Education Department of Arts and Social Science Education Department of Science and Technology Education Institute of Education Faculty of Law Business Law Public Law International Law Jurisprudence and Private Law Faculty of Pharmacy Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Administration (CPPA) Pharmaceutical Chemistry Pharmaceutics Pharmacognosy Pharmacology Drug Research and Production Unit Faculty of Science Biochemistry Botany Chemistry Mathematics Microbiology Geology Physics Zoology Faculty of Agriculture Agricultural Economics Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology Animal Science Crop Science Food Science and Technology Plant Science Soil Science Food Nutrition and Consumer Sciences Faculty of Technology Chemical Engineering Civil Engineering Electronics and Electrical Engineering Agricultural Environmental Engineering.   Other courses offered include Anatomy and Cell biology, Haematology and Immunology, Architecture, Estate Management, Urban and Regional Planning, Psychology, Quantity Survey, Radiology, Nursing, Management and Accounting, e.t.c.   Facilities At Obafemi Awolowo University OAU is equipped with standard facilities and resources which include: Halls of residence, Faculty buildings, lecture theatres and halls, administrative blocks, sports centre, access to medical health care through the medical centre, a library, Information Technology and Communication Unit, a teaching hospital, departmental laboratories, a bookshop and a host of other accessible facilities.   Admission Requirements Into Obafemi Awolowo University Requirements for admission into OAU are grouped into general admission requirements and faculty or departmental course requirements.   OAU offers admission to 100 level and 200 level (Direct-Entry level or Diploma). General Admission Requirements for Prospective Undergraduates: You must have Credit passes in at least five subjects in SSCE/GCE or other equivalents at no more than two sittings. Compulsory credits are in English and Mathematics (Mathematics is a requirement except for candidates who seek admission in Faculty of Law, Faculty of Arts, and for Bachelor of Arts in Education, Faculty of Education. As a prospective applicant, you must apply for your desired course on the application form obtained from JAMB, and also attain the prescribed JAMB cut-off mark for the institution as well. Faculty or Department Course requirements include having the stipulated O’ level subject combination and grades points.   Prospective students are advised to visit the undergraduate link under admissions on the University’s website at oauife.edu.ng to get more information about entry requirements; ensure that you have satisfied these requirements before the time you apply for admission.   General Admission Requirements for Prospective Postgraduates: A general requirement for postgraduate admission into OAU is a Bachelor’s degree in Arts, Letters, Philosophy, Science or an acceptable equivalent from a University approved by the school’s senate. If you a prospective applicant for masters, you must have an academic standing of a minimum of second class lower division or a grade point average of B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) and a minimum of second class upper division for candidates for Masters of Philosophy (MPhil); and an MPhil or Masters degree with research thesis in appropriate field with at least 60% weighted average score is required for admission to doctorate degree.   The postgraduate programmes available in OAU are: Postgraduate Diploma and Certificate Masters degree (MSc., MPhil., Ma, LLM, MEd., and MFA) Doctorate degree.   How and When To Apply You can apply for admission online by completing the online forms supplied on the pg portal of the University’s website. Admission requests and mode of application are advertised by the University about June every year and admission is conducted twice in a year for Sciences and once every year for Humanity-based disciplines. You can visit the postgraduate admission link on the University’s website for more details.   Things To Know About OAU Safety/Security OAU is located in a safe location.   What To Bring Before heading to Obafemi Awolowo University, here are the things you can come along with: Educational materials Academic Documents Research proposal   Things To Do These are the following things you can do while you’re here: Enrol for a course Visit and get involved in various academic and social events Make use of the extensive library Grab a quick snack or food from the numerous eateries and canteens. Take a walk and enjoy the view.   Notable Alumni The University’s over 9,000 graduate alumni constitute many of the Nations professionals in many disciplines, including government officials, leading industrialists and prominent researchers and scholars in many universities. Below are a few of the reputable alumni: Femi Otedola, Nigerian Oil Billionaire Jimoh Ibrahim, Lawyer Dele Momodu, CEO Ovation International Magazine Femi Falana, Nigerian Human Rights Lawyer Yusuf Olaolu Ali (SAN) Lagbaja, Nigerian Musician Afeez Oyetoro, Nigerian Actor Femi Branch, Nigerian Actor Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer, RCCG And a host of other prominent Nigerians.   Most Common Visitors You’ll be sure to see and meet lecturers, students and researchers here.   OAU School Fees Schools fees at OAU for the 2017/2018 academic session ranges from about N50,000 for fresh students, and from N20,000 for returning students in various faculties.   OAU Cut-off Marks The University has faced a lot of backlash following the outrageous JAMB cut-off mark for each department for the 2017/2018 academic session recently released by the institution. Although some faculties like agriculture, science, education, and arts still cut 200, faculties like law, technology, college of health sciences, pharmacy, and social sciences cut as high as 250-290.   Writer’s Review OAU imbibes the Yoruba culture in its architectural design that makes up amazing structures.   Comments By Notable Alumni “Great Ife! Keep the flag flying”- Adegbayi Onabajo “Life in the University as a fresher was overwhelming”- Aderemi Mabadeje

Lagos Business School
Lagos Business School

Lagos Business School

University

Lagos

245

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ABOUT Lagos Business School (LBS), formerly known as Center for Professional Communications (CPC), is a graduate business school located on the Lagos Mainland. Founded in 1991, it is one of the graduate schools of the Pan-Atlantic University, a higher institution owned by the Pan-Atlantic University Foundation (PAUF). With expert teachers and excellent learning methods, the school is one of the bests in Nigeria, and several notable organizations have ranked the school among the best graduate schools in the world.   Lagos Business School ranked among the top 50 EMBA programmes in the world in 2018 by The Economist magazine in its 2018 Executive MBA ranking. It is the first Business School in West Africa, East Africa and Central Africa regions to be authorized by The Association of MBAs (AMBA). Also, it was accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in December 2016. To add to its many honours, Financial Times ranked the school as the 2nd best in Executive Education in Africa.   Lagos Business School upholds five values in the execution of its programmes. These values are Integrity, Professionalism, Spirit of service, Mutual Respect, and Community. Every year about 3000 persons join the university to acquire essential managerial skills through sophisticated academic and executive programmes, and short courses in Management. Because of its several international accreditations, this school provides one with an opportunity to interrelate with other MBAs in several countries across the globe.   SERVICES Lagos Business School aims at creating an opportunity for the development of relevant skills needed by professionals to thrive in the business sector. Because of its dedication to research, Lagos Business School has 3 research and initiatives centres: - Leadership and Ethnic, Sustainable & Inclusive Digital Financial Services - LBS Sustainability Centre - Centre for Infrastructure, Policy, Regulation and Advancement. Also, Lagos Business School offers professional and special courses across 5 faculties. Companies that seek to train their staff, enrol them for special programmes at the international-standard business school. Faculties - Accounting, Economics, Finance - Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Social and Political Environment of Business & Business Law - Operations, Marketing, Information Systems - Organisational Behaviour, Management Communication, Negotiation and HRM - General (Business Ethics and Decision Analysis)   BEST FEATURES - International accreditation and recognition - Standard research strategy - Excellent and qualified teachers - Up to date academic curriculum - International Exchange Programme     WHO CAN VISIT Lagos Business School admits students yearly. It is open to persons all around the globe that are interested in pushing their careers forward.   BEST TIME TO VISIT For an amazing experience at the Lagos Business School, it is best to visit the school when academic activities are on-going. This way you get to enjoy the serenity and highly professional atmosphere the business school proffers.   SAFETY This is a very safe location.

University of Ilorin
University of Ilorin

University of Ilorin

University

Kwara

1

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About University of Ilorin The University of Ilorin, also known as Unilorin, was established in 1975. It is a public non-profit educational institution. The University started off with its first set of 200 students in three (3) faculties; Faculty of Arts, Science and Education on a portion of the temporary campus of the Kwara state polytechnic which was the only campus of the University until January 1982 when it moved to a permanent and conducive site due to the influx of more students to the institution. Following the addition of more faculties and departments over the years, Unilorin currently has over fifteen (15) faculties, a college of health science, two (2) institutes, and a school of postgraduate studies. These faculties offer over 60 departmental courses recognized by the National Universities Commission (NUC) for various undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs which run for 3-5, or 6 years depending on the course undertaken.   Unilorin is located in Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria. It was one of the first few institutions established by the Federal Military Government of Nigeria in 1975 and has since risen up the ranks to be one of the best and most sought-after universities in the country. With an enrollment range of 25,000-29,999 students, Unilorin was rated as the best University of 2014/1015 academic session according to the 4IC rankings. Currently, the University ranks as the 5th best in the country, and 2,002 in the world according to the 4IC.org ranking. The University has a selective admission process with prospective students having to meet up with the prescribed JAMB cut-off mark, and also pass the entrance examination in order to be eligible for admission.   The University of Ilorin provides academic and non-academic facilities to staff and students alike. These facilities range from conducive lecture halls, halls of residence, state of the art library, sporting complex, financial aids/ scholarship, and a host of other high-end facilities.   Faculties At The University of Ilorin Unilorin offers widely accepted programmes and courses accredited by NUC and other national, and international accreditation bodies. Unilorin boasts of having over fifteen (15) faculties, and a college of Health Science with departments in related fields of higher learning for Undergraduate and Postgraduate degrees. The faculties include: Faculty of Agriculture Faculty of Arts Faculty of Communication and Information Science Faculty of Education Faculty of Engineering and Technology Faculty of Environmental Science Faculty of Life Science Faculty of Law Faculty of Management Science Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science Faculty of Physical Science Faculty of Social Science Faculty of Veterinary Medicine College of Health Science   Courses offered At The University of Ilorin The University offers accredited courses under over fifteen (15) faculties. Some of the courses offered for Undergraduate degree program include: Faculty of Agriculture B. Agriculture B. Forestry and Wildlife B.Sc. Agricultural extension and community development B.Sc. Food Science B.Sc. Home Economics Faculty of Arts Department of English Department of French Department of Arabic Department of Linguistics and Nigerian Languages Department of Performing Arts Department of Religion Department of History Faculty of Communication and Information Science Department of Computer Science Department of Information and Communication Science Department of Library and Information Science Department of Telecommunication Science Faculty of Education Department of Adult and Primary Education Department of Science Education Department of Educational Management Department of Arts Education Department of Counsellor Education Department of Human Kinetics Education Department of Educational Technology…. Faculty of Engineering and Technology Department of Chemical Engineering Department of Biomedical Engineering Department of Mechanical Engineering Department of Civil Engineering Department of Agricultural Engineering Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering Department of Food and Bioprocess Engineering….. Faculty of Environmental Science Department of Urban and Regional Planning Department of Quantity Survey Department of Estate Management Department of Architecture…. Faculty of Law Department of Public Law Department of Private and Property Law Department of Business Law Department of Islamic Law Department of Jurisprudence and International Law Faculty of Management Sciences Department of Accounting Department of Business Administration Department of Finance Department of Public Administration Department of Marketing Department of Industrial Relations and Personnel Management Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science Department of Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Biotechnology Department of Pharmacognosy and Drug Development Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacy Practise Department of Pharmaceutics and Industrial Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology Faculty of Physical Science Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry Department of Mathematics Department of Physics Department of Statistics Faculty of Social Science Department of Economics Department of Geography Department of Political Science Department of Sociology Department of Psychology Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Department of Veterinary Anatomy Department of Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine Department of Veterinary Pathology Department of Veterinary Microbiology Department of Veterinary Theriogenology and Production   College of Health Science Broadly divided into two faculties: Faculty of Basic Medical Science, Faculty of Clinical Science Faculty of Basic Medical Science Department of Anatomy Department of Hematology Department of Chemical Pathology Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology Department of Physiology Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics Faculty of Clinical Science Department of Medicine Department of Anaesthesia Department of Paediatrics Department of Behavioural Sciences Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine Department of Nursing Department of Ophthalmology Department of Otorhinolaryngology Department of Radiology The school of postgraduate studies also offers degree programmes for some of these courses, and the University has various centers and institutes issuing certificates to successful participants.   It is important to note that Unilorin is a Federal University, and as such, all the courses available at the institution are accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC) and other relevant accreditation bodies.     Admission Requirements Into The University of Ilorin Admission requirements into Unilorin is a rigorous and selective process, with various faculties and departments having their own admission requirements. I’ll be dropping some general admission requirements for both prospective undergraduates and postgraduates. Admission Requirements for Undergraduates: Prospective candidates must obtain a minimum entry level requirement of 5’ Credits in SSCE/GCE/O’ level or its equivalent at no more than two sittings. The subjects passed must include a compulsory credit in Mathematics, English, and three other relevant subjects. Candidates must also sit for the compulsory JAMB examination, and must attain the prescribed cut-off mark. In addition, Unilorin conducts screening examination for all candidates at various schedules and the dates will be conveyed back to successful applicants.   Application forms for 2017/2018 academic session are currently closed. Further information about subsequent application process for prospective undergraduates can be found at https://uilugportal.unilorin.edu.ng/ Admission Requirements for Postgraduates: Prospective candidates are advised to go through the University’s website for further information about the degree programs and courses offered for postgraduate programs. A general requirement for applicants include the following: Candidates must be available when purchasing the application form and present their NYSC discharge certificate or exemption letter. It is expected of candidates to fill the application form online and also scan original copies of relevant credentials. A hardcopy of the application form and all supporting documents should be forwarded to the secretary, school of postgraduate studies, and transcripts from institutions, forwarded to the HOD of the department of your choice. All candidates must also possess 5 O’ level credits in English, Mathematics and three other relevant subjects. Candidates for the Master degree program who are graduates of Unilorin or other recognized Universities must possess a minimum of Second Class Lower, and must be applying for programmes in which they had their first degree. Applicants wishing to be admitted into programmes other than their first degree can also be admitted provided they pass the Senate approved qualification examination. Applicants for Ph.D. degree programme must have a Master degree from the institution or any other institution recognized by the Senate with an average score of at least 60%. Qualification interviews and assessment would also be conducted for short-listed candidates by the relevant department.   Application forms for Masters/ Ph.D. for the 2017/2018 academic session is currently closed. Further information about the postgraduate admission process into Unilorin can be found at https://www.unilorin.edu.ng/index.php/e-notices/5818-admissions-into-postgraduate-programmes-in-the-2017-2018-academic-session   Unilorin portal can be found at www.unilorin.edu.ng   Facilities at The University of Ilorin The University is located in a large expanse of land and as such houses so many buildings and amenities. The facilities at the University include: academic and residential buildings, halls of residence, lecture halls and theatres, the University of Ilorin is also home to a A seven-storey senate complex The main University library A Sugar Research Institute Works yard Student canteens Conference rooms Multipurpose Auditorium The University just completed a 2,000 seat multipurpose auditorium for academic lectures, events, and other social activities.   Other Noteworthy's About University of Ilorin “For travelers who intend to visit/prospective students of the institution, here are some things to note”: Safety/Security Unilorin is in a very secure location, with experienced security personnel offering maximum security. Things to do while at the University Make extensive use of the library for study and research. Get a degree. Make inquiries. Carry out a demographic student survey. Attend educational, social and religious events. What to Bring Books and other educational materials. Most Common Visitors Staff, Students, Education enthusiasts and Researchers are the most common people that you will find on campus. Best Features Unilorin is a top class institution, one of the best in the country. The University offers the best in social and academic events with a promise to make you come back again. School Fees at Unilorin The University of Ilorin provides convenient tuition fees for prospective and returning students of the institution. A more detailed list of the fees for students can be found at http://uilugportal.unilorin.edu.ng/charges.php Notable Alumni Some notable alumni of the institution: Nkem Owoh; Nollywood actor. Femi Adebayo; Nollywood actor. Sarah Alade; Former acting Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria. Johnson Bamidele Olawunmi; Former Director General, National Youth Service Corps. Josephine Obiajulu Odumakin; Nigerian women’s rights activist. Charles Ayo. Ezekiel Adebiyi. Akin Odebunmi. And a host of other reputable Nigerians. Dress Code At the University According to a recent addition to the student dress code requirement of the institution banning the use of hair attachments on its campus, students would have to swallow the bitter pill of receiving stiff penalties if found flouting any of these rules. More detailed information about the Dress code at Unilorin can be found at http://www.unilorin.edu.ng/index.php/e-notices/6210-university-of-ilorin-dress-code Writer’s Review Unilorin is an institution to go to and get quality education.  

University of Maiduguri
University of Maiduguri

University of Maiduguri

University

Borno

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History of University of Maiduguri The University of Maiduguri was built in 1975. It is notable as an institution of higher learning built by Federal Government of Nigeria. Unimaid as it is called for short is a top-flight tertiary institution renowned for both its academic and non-academic prowess. With its wide range of local and international awards and notable alumni, it is indeed a top-choice institution. Security/Safety of University of Maiduguri This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to the University of Maiduguri, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Books, Ipads, Laptops. Things to do while at the University of Maiduguri Before heading to the University of Maiduguri, here are some helpful things to you can plan to do: Attend a social event here. Worship at one of the numerous worship centers. Make use of the library for research. Get a degree or two. Best Features It is a great place to meet new people. Writer's Review To go get a degree and basic skills to help them in future. Most common visitors Students, Researchers, and Lecturers can be found here. Unimaid releases post-utme result- Afrobeats blog in 2015.

American University of Nigeria
American University of Nigeria
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About American University of Nigeria AUN as the University is fondly called is a private institution, established with an American style of Education, providing programmes accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC) to students at Undergraduate, Postgraduate, and Professional levels. The University was founded in 2003, by former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar and other stakeholders. Conceived as Africa’s first development University,  it is the only University with an American style of Education in Sub-Saharan Africa and provides its students with the tools to achieve personal growth and material success with a high focus on Information Technology (IT). AUN was originally called ABTI and is currently a member of the Association of American International Colleges and Universities, and the Global Liberal Arts Alliance.   American University of Nigeria Faculties and Courses Offered The University consists of 5 schools, offering the following undergraduate and postgraduate programmes:   School of Arts and Science Communication and Multimedia Design Natural and Environmental Science English Language and Literature Petroleum Chemistry Economics, e.t.c   School of Business and Entrepreneurship Business Administration Accounting FInance Marketing Management Entrepreneurship   School of Information Technology and Communication Software Engineering Computer Science Information Systems Telecommunication and Wireless Technology   School of Law, and the;   School of Postgraduate Studies: This offers the following degree courses; Postgraduate Diploma in Management MBA, MSc, PhD in Business Administration Masters in Information Technology Masters in Telecommunications Masters in Information Science Masters, PhD in Computer Science Masters, PhD in Information System...   AUN Facilities AUN is a residential campus situated on 2,400 hectares of land. The University provides a conducive learning environment, with small classrooms to enhance class interaction and deep Understanding. It is also home to a standard library also called an e-library which was given an award for the most innovative international library in 2013. Other facilities at the institution include convenient hostel accommodation for students, academic blocks and offices, science and IT laboratories, cafeteria’s, relaxation centres, a University club, an ICT centre, and a modern hotel.The University recently opened an Agricultural Entrepreneurship School on a local farmstead near the campus.   American University of Nigeria Admission Requirements The University has provision for prospective undergraduates and postgraduates in very specific fields. We've compiled details about the admission requirement at the institution. Find them below:   Admission Requirements for Undergraduates Into AUN Admission into the University is relatively selective, and students have to go out of their way to show that they want the admission. The admission officers carefully scrutinize the applications as applicants are accessed by their JAMB, WAEC, NECO, NABTEB, IGCSE, e.t.c scores, and SS1, SS2, and SS3 transcripts. Only students with the highest scores and qualifications are eventually selected.   In addition to the above, the admission requirement at the University also includes: Applicants must possess a minimum of five (5) credit passes in SSCE/GCE O’LEVEL/NECO/NABTEB or equivalents at no more than two (2) sittings obtained in subjects relevant to the proposed field of study. The 5 credits must compulsorily be in Mathematics, English, and 3 other related subjects. For students, going in for law, it is compulsory that you have a credit pass in Literature. In addition, applicants must register, sit for and attain the prescribed cut-off mark (usually 180) in UTME.   Admission Requirements For Postgraduates Into AUN The University has a continuous postgraduate system, comprising spring (January), summer (May), and Fall (August) semesters. A prospective applicant must be a graduate of a recognized University with an average grade point of 3.0 on a 5.0 CGPA scale. Other requirements may include: Graduate certificate with verifiable grades and required grade point average. Academic transcript from University attended. Two (2) letters of recommendation A current Curriculum Vitae A personal statement of purpose, and NYSC discharge certificate.   In addition to meeting all the above, each applicant is expected to have a minimum of one-year work experience, preferably at the mid-level of senior management level.   As a tool that provides up-to-date information targeted at prospective/verified students and members of the institution; All inquiries about AUN can be found on the University website at aun.edu.ng .   Things To Know About American University of Nigeria For travelers who intend to visit and for prospective students, here are a few awesome things to know:   Security The University is situated in a very secure location, with maximum security on campus.   Best Time To Visit During office hours on weekdays, the University is open to inquiries, study, and exploration.   Most Common Visitors At the University, be sure to find students, staff, and education enthusiasts.   Writer’s Review The University is highly focused on the use of IT facilities as key tools in teaching and has over the years gained a prestigious reputation, and has become an academic hub for brilliant minds.   Notable Milestones Resulting from AUN’s unique approach to teaching and community service, the University receives accolades from international organizations and institutions. One of such is the conferment of the first-ever Harry Wofford Global Citizenship Award on the AUN founder, Atiku Abubakar, by the American Peace Corps in 2011. Past and present Presidents of the institution have also received prestigious awards as well.

Abia State University
Abia State University

Abia State University

University

Abia

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About Abia State University Abia State University Uturu, also called ABSU is a state-owned public higher institution of learning established in 1981 in the former Imo State as Imo State University, Uturu, Okigwe. It was Built by Sam Mbakwe the then Governor of old Imo State. Following the division of old Imo State to create two states, Imo and Abia, the Uturu Campus of the University was ceded to Abia State and is now known as Abia State University Uturu. ABSU is located in the Eastern region (Igbo heartland) of the country, where skill acquisition and entrepreneurship constitute the culture of the people, hence, the University’s academic plan is structured to act as the backbone in the realization of the entrepreneurship drive of the people. It actualizes this by running a comprehensive entrepreneurship skill acquisition programme so as to actualize the University’s slogan of ‘One Graduate-Two Skills’. The University runs a collegiate system of operation and offers programmes/courses accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC), which lead to officially recognized degrees such as Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate degrees in various disciplines. With an enrollment range of 20,000 - 25,000 students, ABSU strives to be an institution which will foster hard work, creativity, competition, and self-reliance. ABSU has two campuses, its main campus in Uturu, and the other in Umuahia, Abia state capital which houses the Colleges of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine. It also provides several academic and non-academic facilities such as lecture halls, faculty buildings, recreational centers, administrative services, e.t.c. Currently ranked as the 43rd best University in the county by 4ic.org, ABSU seeks to expand admission and bring professional skills, expertise and modern research facilities close to the city and rural dwellers. Abia State University Faculties The University offers over 90 undergraduate and postgraduate courses across ten colleges. The colleges at the institution are as follows: College of Agriculture College of Biological and Physical Sciences College of Business Administration College of Education College of Engineering College of Environmental Studies College of Law College of Humanities and Social Studies College of Medicine and Health Sciences The University also has a school of Postgraduate studies and several centers and institutes such as the Centre for Entrepreneurial, Centre for Igbo Studies, Centre for Remedial Studies, Centre for Quality Assurance and Ethics, and so on. Courses Offered At Abia State University As stated earlier, ABSU has over 90 academic programmes in various faculties. Here are some of them: College of Agriculture Agric Economics/Extension Animal Science and Fisheries Crop Production/Protection Food Science and Technology Soil Science. College of Biological and Physical Sciences Animal and Environmental Biology Biochemistry Computer Science Industrial Chemistry Industrial Physics Mathematics, Microbiology Plant and Science Biotechnology… College of Business Administration Accountancy Banking and Finance Economics Management Marketing. College of Education Curriculum and Teaching Education Educational Administration/Planning Educational Foundations Psychological Foundations Science Education Vocational Education. College of Engineering Computer Engineering Electrical/Electronics Engineering Mechanical Engineering Info and Communication Technology Surveying and Geo-informatics. College of Environmental Studies Architecture Building Environmental Resource Management Estate Management Fine and Applied Arts Geography and Planning Urban and Regional Planning. College of Humanities and Social Studies English Language/Literature Foreign Languages and Translation Studies History and International Relations Library and Information Sciences Linguistics and Communication Studies Mass Communication Political Science Philosophy Sociology College of Medicine and Health Sciences Consists have of three faculties, and they include: (A) Basic Medical Sciences, the departments here are; Human Anatomy, Human Physiology, Medical Biochemistry. (B) Clinical Medicine offer courses in; -Community Medicine -Pharmacology -Pathology -Pediatrics -Medicine -Surgery -Obstetrics and Gynecology. (C) Health Sciences, the departments here includes: Medical Laboratory Science, Optometry, and Public Health Abia State University Admission Requirements Studying at ABSU, you have to be conversant with the programmes offered in each faculty in order to choose correctly your choice of study. The University has a long list of courses offered for both undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, a detailed list of this has been provided above; take time to go through it before making a decision. It’s also advisable that you frequent the institution, make inquiries or more conveniently, visit the school website for reliable information on admission process in the institution, and for other news. For Prospective Undergraduates: As a prospective candidate seeking admission in Abia State University, its advisable that you go through specific admission requirements for the courses offered in the institution on the JAMB website, or the UTME Brochure published every year. Asides this, here are some general requirements: -You are required to have at least 5 credit passes in your O’level result or its equivalent at no more than two sittings. The subjects passed should include English Language, Mathematics, and any other three, based on the subject combination for your desired course of study. -You must register for JAMB, sit for the examination, and attain the prescribed JAMB cut-off mark for your course. This would make you eligible to; -Sit for the Post-UTME examination organized by the institution. Bear in mind that you must attain the exact Post-UTME cut-off mark or preferably score higher so as to increase your chances of getting admitted. If successful, your name will come out on the admission list released and you’ll be informed on subsequent steps to take, you’ll mostly be contacted for an internal screening, and you might have to go with the following documents as well as copies of your passport photograph (16 copies preferably). The documents that may be required for screening include: -Original copy of your JAMB result slip. -Original documents of your O'Level Certificate. -Original Copy of your birth certificate or a sworn declaration of age. -Your secondary school testimonial. -Copies of your recent pass photograph (16 copies preferably). Note that other documents may be requested as well, these are just the general ones that you are supposed to have. Abia State University cut-off mark for 2017/18 is 180 with the exception of Law, Engineering, and Medicine. Please note that application forms for the 2017/2018 academic session are currently closed. Further information about admission in ABSU and related news would be posted on the University’s website. For Prospective Postgraduates Postgraduate programmes at PGD, Masters, and Ph.D. levels are offered at the University. The courses offered in these levels are relatively similar to the ones offered at the Undergraduate level. The admission requirements for PG students at the institution isn’t so different from the general requirements requested in other universities. These requirements may include, obtaining 5 credit passes in SSCE/GCE or other equivalents, having a Bachelor degree with a minimum of Second Class Lower Division for PGD and Masters students or having a Masters degree with a weighted average score of 60% for Ph.D. programmes. Asides all these, you may be requested to write an entrance examination depending on your proposed programme. Other requirements may also include, NYSC Discharge Certificate/ Exemption letter, and also your academic transcript. More details about the PG school at ABSU, PG admission requirements, programmes available and lots more can be found on the University’s website. Abia State University website can be found at abiastateuniversity.edu.ng Abia State University Facilities ABU is home to the following: administrative buildings, lecture halls, halls of residence, staff quarters, student and staff portals, faculty buildings, research centres and institutes, an ICT centre, a teaching hospital, a farm, cafeteria’s and canteens, an online learning management system, an open courseware portal, a library, an Open Educational Resource which provides an online journal system, and lots more . Other Things To Know About Abia State University Looking at taking a tour around ABSU, or are you a prospective student of the institution? Here are a few things to note: Security Located in a secure location, the University provides adequate security to staffs and students. What To Bring Confused on what to bring? Here are some helpful items to come along with: -Cash -Books and other Educational materials -Are you a Post-UTME candidate? You should come along with originals copies of your JAMB result slip, Post-UTME exam pass, a valid means of identification, writing materials, e.t.c. Things To Do Bothered about what you can do while at the University? Here are some things you can do: -Enroll in  full-time or part-time programme -Attend social and academic events -Make Inquiries -Visit places of interest. Best Time To Visit The University During office hours on weekdays, ABSU is open for visits, inquiries, study, and exploration. Most Common Visitors At ABSU, Students, Academic Scholars, Staffs, and Tourists are the most common faces around. Best Features Offering a wide range of courses, the institution is dedicated to academic excellence and good service. Abia State University Notable Alumni The University has produced a number of prominent individuals in the Country. Here are a few: Orji Uzor Kalu, Former Governor of Abia State John Godson, Nigerian Politician Paschal Eze, Tourism Marketing Consultant Uchechukwu Peter Umezurike, Nigerian Author Writer’s Review The University is peaceful with functional social infrastructures that aid both academic and social activities; Definitely, one to attend if you crave for academic excellence.

Federal University of Technology, Akure
Federal University of Technology, Akure

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About The Federal University of Technology, Akure This University, fondly called ‘FUTA’ was founded by the Federal Government of Nigeria in 1981 with the intention of creating universities that specialized in producing graduates with practical as well as theoretical knowledge of technology. Currently ranked as the 9th best University in Nigeria, FUTA seeks to become a “World Class University of Technology and a Centre of excellence in training research, and service delivery”, having over 7 schools, including the school of postgraduate studies, offering accredited training and certificate programmes. The Federal University of Technology Faculties And Courses The institution has over seven schools offering about 40 departmental courses in various disciplines. They include: School of Agriculture and Agricultural Technology Agricultural Extension and Communication Technology Agricultural and Resource Economics Animal Production and Health Crop, Soil and Pest Management Food Science and Technology, e.t.c School of Engineering and Engineering Technology Agricultural Engineering Civil Engineering Electrical and Electronics Engineering Mechanical Engineering, e.t.c School of Sciences Biochemistry Computer Science Biology Chemistry Microbiology, e.t.c School of Management Technology Project Management Technology Transport Management Technology Library Management Technology Entrepreneurship Management Technology. School of Earth and Mineral Sciences Applied Geophysics Applied Geology Meteorology Marine Science and Technology, and Remote Sensing and Geoscience information system. School of Environmental Technology Architecture Building Technology Estate Management Industrial Design Quantity Survey Urban and Regional Planning Survey and Geoinformatics FUTA Admission Requirements Admission requirements are fairly strict and depend on the courses available. The University offers admission for both Pre-degree, Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes. The Federal University of Technology, Akure Admission Requirements For Undergraduates 100 Level Entry Students: Applicants must possess a minimum of 5 credits in SSCE/GCE O’LEVEL/NECO/NABTEB or equivalents at no more than two (2) sittings obtained in subjects relevant to the proposed field of study. The 5 credits must compulsorily be in Mathematics, English and 3 other related subjects. In addition, applicants must register, sit for and attain the prescribed cut-off mark (usually 200) in UTME, and also prepare for a screening process organized by the school. 200 Level (Direct-entry) Students: Applicants must have a National Diploma, which should come from a recognized institution in Nigeria. Applicants are required to have a Nigerian Certificate in Education (NCE) in a subject(s) related to the proposed field of study with a minimum of one unit and two (2) passes. The Federal University of Technology, Akure Admission Requirements For Masters Applicants are required to have a first degree from a University recognized by the Senate of FUTA in a related field of study. A Postgraduate Diploma in a related field from a University recognized by the school would also be an added advantage. The Federal University of Technology, Akure Admission Requirements For PhD. Candidates applying for the Doctor of Philosophy degree programmes must possess a master's degree with a minimum score of not less than 60% or a cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 3.5 on a 5-point scale, in a relevant field of study from a University recognized by the Senate of FUTA. Applicants are to also forward transcripts of their academic records, three (3) referee’s reports, with (2) preferably acquainted with the candidate's academic works. Applicants are also advised to prepare for an interactive session with the school of postgraduate studies. Applications for the 2017/2018 academic session are currently closed, but FUTA is open to inquiries on admission details, process and inquiries, and sale of application forms into Certificate, Diploma, Undergraduate, Postgraduate Diploma, Masters and PhD programmes. The Federal University of Technology, Akure portal is a tool which provides up to date information targeted at verified students and members of the institution and can be found at futa.edu.ng . FUTA Facilities In addition to the numerous centres located in the University, FUTA is also home to a lot of service infrastructures and utilities. They include an extensive library for research and study, accommodation for both staffs and students, faculty buildings and lecture halls, a health centre, sporting facilities, a radio station, a water bottling factory, a bakery, a wildlife park, a teaching and research farm, and lots more. Things To Know About FUTA For travellers who intend to visit and for prospective students, here are a few awesome things to know: Security Adequate security is provided at the institution. Individuals are still advised to be vigilant. Best Time To Visit During office hours on weekdays, the University is open to inquires, study, and exploration. Most Common Visitors At the University, students and staffs are the most common faces around. Best Features FUTA stands out as one of the leading technology-based institutions in the country and is extremely keen on providing academic excellence and deep learning to its students.  

Landmark University
Landmark University

Landmark University

University

Kwara

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About Landmark University Landmark University was founded as a Private Christian Institution, and is affiliated with the Living Faith Church Worldwide, headed by Bishop David Oyedepo. LMU as the University is fondly called was established March 21, 2011 with the purpose of establishing an institution towards the realization of Agrarian revolution. The chancellor of Landmark University has often highlighted that the University is aimed at improving the agricultural sector of Nigeria and Africa at large. This has informed the institution’s commitment to raising leaders who would be equipped with skills and character in order to lead the world in meeting the needs of humanity-FOOD. Landmark University was established to make laudable contributions to knowledge in order to secure increased comfort for humanity by “Breaking New Grounds” (the University’s motto) in teaching, research, and community service. LMU’s vision is “to be a leading world-class university, by spearheading agrarian revolution on the African continent through the exploration of hidden treasures in mother-earth and thereby restore the dignity of the black race”. With core values such as spirituality, possibility mentality, capacity building, integrity, responsibility, diligence, and sacrifice; the University strives to raise a new generation of solution providers and leaders. LMU is licensed by the National Universities Commission (NUC) and other relevant professional bodies to run undergraduate programmes in the colleges of Agricultural Sciences; Sciences and Engineering; Business and Social Sciences. International students can also apply for the programmes offered. Currently, Landmark Universities ranks as the 11th best University in the country, and 4,332 in the world by 4ic.org. Faculties At Landmark University Academic programmes at LMU are organized with the goal of raising total graduates who are sound professionally, spiritually and exhibit entrepreneurial initiative that can revolutionize the different sectors of the nation. Landmark University practices a collegiate system of operation where faculties are regarded as colleges. The colleges in LMU are as follows: College of Agriculture College of Business and Social Sciences; and College of Sciences and Engineering   The departmental courses offered in these colleges lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as Bachelor’s degrees in several disciplines. Find the courses offered at LMU below. Courses Offered At Landmark University Accredited courses for undergraduate programmes include the following: College of Agricultural Sciences Agricultural Extension and Economics Crop and Soil Science Animal Science College Business and Social Sciences Accounting and Finance Economics Political Science and International relations Sociology College of Science and Engineering Courses offered here include; Biological Sciences: You can offer Biochemistry of Microbiology Physical Sciences: Offer programmes in Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Mathematics, Industrial Physics and Computer Science Engineering programmes such as Agric and Biosystem Engineering Civil Engineering Electrical and Information Engineering; and Mechanical Engineering; are offered here. Admission Requirements into Landmark University Landmark University predominantly offers admission for undergraduate programmes. Like other private universities, LMU has a slightly selective admission process based on entrance examination and past academic records of prospective students. As a prospective applicant, you are required to have the following: Credit passes in 5 subjects at SSCE/GCE O'Level/NECO/NABTEB or its equivalent at no more than two sittings. The subjects that you are required to pass must include English language, Mathematics and other subjects relevant to your proposed course of study. The prescribed JAMB cut-off mark for your course. It's important that you register the correct subject combination also. Also, bear in mind that LMU conducts Post-utme screening exercise. You may not be admitted if you do not pass it. It's also important that you visit the school's website regularly to keep up with the admission process. You can also check the website for departmental requirements as well. Landmark University portal can be found at lmu.edu.ng. For more information about the admission policies, admission list, and departmental requirements, visit the University’s admission portal at admission.lmu.edu.ng . Facilities and Resources At Landmark University In as much as the University takes “spirituality” very seriously, the University still provides a lot of awesome facilities to the delight of its students. Amongst these facilities include: A sports center: This is a large expanse of land housing the football pitch, table tennis and basketball courts, athletics tracks for track and field events, and other indoor sporting utilities. Halls of Residence: LMU has provided conducive and comfortable halls of residence for its student, with basic utilities such as stable power supply, an effective water system and a host of others. The common rooms located within the halls of residence are equipped with Table Tennis boards for indoor games, a television set for your viewing pleasure, and other fun amenities. Faculty buildings and administrative blocks A  Chapel Guesthouses and Residential buildings A large Farm for farming activities for its agriculture students and other students with interests in agriculture. A standard library Accessible health services for staffs and students A multi-purpose hall An online repository for journals and blog posts Resource centers And lots more. Other Noteworthy Information Safety/Security LMU is located in a very secure location. What To Bring Before heading to Landmark University, here are a few things to bring along: -Books -Academic materials -Scholarly necessities -Personal Effects -A valid means of identification Things To Do While At LMU -Attend religious and educational programmes -Make inquiries -Enroll in a full time or part-time programme School Fees The school fees at LMU is relatively high as its a custom with private universities in the country. For instance, 100 level students going in for Agric related programmes would have to cough out a whopping sum of over N600,000, and students offering Engineering courses would even have to pay a lot more. More details about tuition fees at LMU can be found at admission.lmu.edu.ng/tuition-fees. LMU Dress Code The University attaches great importance to modest and good dressing, and as such has a dress code for students of the institution. Among them include, the corporate dressing for students during professional events in the institution; zero tolerance to armless or strapless dressing for the girls and ripped jeans or shorts for the guys; The guys are expected to cut their hair appropriately and are not allowed to keep it full; Students in professional disciplines must always dress corporate and wear the right colours. A more detailed description of the dress code at LMU can be found in the student's handbook. Notable Milestones Landmark University’s commitment to helping its graduates launch their careers and empowering them with relatable employability skills is quite evident in its laudable achievements. The most recent being the accreditation of its BSc. Accounting programme by the Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA). Other notable milestones include the University’s acceptance into the Oracle Academy and the signing of a memorandum of understanding with IITA, NASDRA, among others. Best Features LMU is located in a secluded area which enhances its status as an institution that provides a conducive environment for learning. Writer’s Review As one of the foremost institution’s focused on agrarian revolution, and its impact on the nation’s economy. Landmark University stands as an institution driven by the pursuit of academic excellence.

Federal University, Birnin Kebbi
Federal University, Birnin Kebbi

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About Federal University, Birnin Kebbi The University was established on 18th February 2013 by the Federal Government under the leadership of Goodluck Ebele Jonathan GCFR.It was built as regards to the federal government policy of providing federal Universities to States that didn't have one yet.However the University began academic activities fully on November 2014 for the 2014/2015 session with a total of 507 students and 102 staff strength Safety Federal  University is a relatively safe place to visit,it is advisable not  to keep late nights at the university Things to Do At the university,you should probably do the following things 1. Enroll in a part time or a full time course 2.Engage in educational and extra curricular activities going on at the university 3.Meet Friends 4.Use the library for study or research purposes What To Bring While Heading to the University,You should go along with the  necessary credentials incase of an enrollment at the University,some educational materials or a note pad in case of an interesting seminar at the University Best Features The Federal University Of Birnin Kebbi has 3 faculties, a College of Health Sciences and 24 degree programmes  are offered at the University Best Time To Visit Best time to visit the school would be during the academic session when activities are in full bloom Most Common Visitors   Common Visitors at the University includes students,lecturers and educationists

Bowen University
Bowen University

Bowen University

University

Osun

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About Bowen University Bowen University popularly called BUI is the first Baptist University in the country. Built by the Nigerian Baptist Commission, the University was established on 17th July 2001 and was charged with providing a well-rounded educational system to the benefit of Nigerians. It was named after Late Reverend Thomas Jefferson Bowen, an American missionary who pioneered the Baptist work in Nigeria in 1850. Established as a private non profit higher institution, BUI started off with over 506 students in three (3) faculties - Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Science and Sciences Education and Faculty of Social and Management Sciences accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC) and other professional bodies, but today boasts of tremendous achievements in the areas of physical and academic development. BUI is located along Ikire-Iwo Road, Iwo, Osun State, Nigeria. The University currently maintains working partnership/ linkages to so many reputable firms and institutions such as Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife Nigeria; the Nigerian Institute for Social and Economic Research, Ibadan, Nigeria; Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria and a lot more. BUI is driven by personal and professional development, hence, it organizes various national and international conferences, seminars and workshops for its staffs and students.  Bowen University offers courses and programmes leading to officially recognized degrees such as Bachelor’s, Masters and Doctorate degrees in the various disciplines. With its selective admission process based on entrance examinations and past academic grades or records, the University has an enrollment range of 5,000-5,999 students. BUI also provides academic and non-academic facilities and services to students and staff of the institution. Ranked as the 61st University in the country, and 8,586 in the world according to the 4IC.org ranking, the University promises to wax stronger and be a University of choice for students, parents and staff members. Faculties At Bowen University Bowen University offers officially recognized courses and programmes accredited by NUC and other relevant bodies for Bachelors and Postgraduate degrees. The University has six (6) faculties and a College of Health Science for students offering clinically related courses. The colleges and faculties at the University include: College of Health Science Faculty of Agriculture Faculty of Science and Science Education Faculty of Social and Management Sciences Faculty of Humanities Faculty of Law Faculty of Education BUI also offers full time and part time postgraduate programmes which include; Postgraduate Diplomas, Masters Degree, and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.). Postgraduate degree programmes in the Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Social and Management Sciences, and the Faculty of Science and Science Education have been accredited by NUC. Courses Offered At Bowen University The Courses offered at BUI for undergraduates includes the following: College of Medicine Anatomy Medicine and Surgery Nursing Science Physiotherapy Physiology Faculty of Agriculture Agricultural Economics and Farm Management Animal Science and Fisheries Management Food Science and Technology Nutrition and Dietetics Crop production, Soil, and Environmental Management Faculty of Science and Science Education Biological Sciences: with Microbiology, Zoology and Plant Biology departments Biochemistry Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry Mathematics and Statistics Computer Science and Information Technology Physics and Solar Energy. Faculty of Social and Management Sciences Accounting Banking and Finance Business Administration Economics Industrial Relations and Personnel Management Mass Communication Sociology Political Science and Diplomatic Studies Faculty of Humanities Communication and Performing arts English History and International Studies Philosophy and Religious Studies Faculty of Education Biology Library and Information Science Economics English Business Education Educational management Agricultural Science…… The courses offered for postgraduates at BUI include the following: Faculty of Agriculture Animal Science Agricultural Economics Crop Protection Environmental Management Food Science and Technology Faculty of Science and Science Education Microbiology Mathematics Chemistry Computer Science and Information Technology Physics Faculty of Social and Management Sciences Accounting Banking and Finance Business Administration Economics Mass Communication Sociology It’s important to note the all the programmes and courses offered at BUI are accredited by NUC and other relevant professional bodies. Admission Requirements Into Bowen University Admission Requirements for Undergraduates The University offers admission for UTME and Direct- entry-level students based on general and specific admission requirements. Applicants wishing to gain admission into the university must familiarize themselves with specific department requirements and admission processes. Information about this can be found at apply.bowenuniversity-edu.org. General admission requirements at BUI include the following: Prospective applicants are required to sit for the compulsory Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and obtain the prescribed cut-off mark. Applicants are also required to fill an online application form on the University’s website. Prospective candidates are required to have a minimum of  5’ O’Level credits in Mathematics, English and three other relevant subjects, obtained in no more than two (2) sittings. Please note that application forms for the 2017/2018 academic session are currently closed. The 2017/2018 academic session started on Monday, 11th September 2017. Prospective students are advised to regularly check the University’s website for updates. Admission Requirements for Postgraduates: The objectives of the postgraduate programmes at BUI are to prepare candidates for proficiency both in academic and professional jobs, equip students for higher academic pursuit and position in the country, and also enable students to acquire necessary professional skills. With the success of the programme since its inception in 2009, BUI has made possible provision for Postgraduate Diploma (PGD), Masters and Ph.D. degree programmes. The General admission requirements are as follows: Applicants must be graduates of the University or any other University recognized by the school’s senate and possess acceptable grades. For PGD programme, applicants must have a minimum of a third class degree; for Master’s, applicants must possess a bachelor degree and have a grade of not less than Second Class Lower Division; for Ph.D., applicants must possess a masters degree with a minimum average score of 60%. Applicants must provide on request NYSC discharge certificate or exemption letter. Prospective applicants must prepare for an examination of interview organized by the department of choice.   For information about BUI’s admission list, school fees, medical school, latest news around the campus, admission requirements and much more; visit the Bowen University website at bowenuniversity.edu.ng . Facilities at Bowen University The facilities and utilities present at Bowen University include the main library, faculty and departmental libraries, a sports unit, laboratories, lecture rooms, staff quarters, academic buildings, halls of residence, a teaching hospital, cafeteria, an administrative block, among other facilities. Other Noteworthy Things About Bowen University Safety/Security BUI is located in a very safe location, with mounted cameras and experienced security personnel. What to Bring Before heading to Bowen University, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Books Educational materials and handouts Seminar necessities Things to do while at Bowen University Here are some of the things you can do while at the university: Participate in social and academic events. Receive lectures Enroll in a part-time and full-time course(s). Sightseeing School Fees at Bowen University Following the recent increase of school fees at BUI, the standard fees for new students in the 2017/2018 session are N650,000; N630,000 for those in the second year, and N615,000 for those in 300 to 500 levels. Some other courses range from N325,000 to N570,000, while courses like Medicine and Law are priced premium. These fees represent the totality of what each student will pay for tuition fees, accommodation, healthcare, and other miscellaneous fees. It is also important to note that the University allows fees to be paid installmentally. Bowen University Check Ward BUI offers online result checking to both students and parents via providing an online ward result portal. The check ward portal can be accessed from the University’s website under “more links”. Notable Milestones In 2016, BUI witnessed a full accreditation of the Medicine programme by the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN), this lead to the induction and graduation of its first set of Medical students in November 2016. In 2015, the University commenced programmes in Nursing Science and Physiotherapy. Bowen University so far is the first, and only private University running Physiotherapy programme in Nigeria. Best Features The University is known as a center for learning and extensive research, combining academic excellence with love of humanity, borne out of a God-fearing attitude. It tries to imbibe in its students the ethos of the Christian Baptist Church.