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University of Ibadan
University of Ibadan

University of Ibadan

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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.  

Ajayi Crowther University
Ajayi Crowther University
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About Ajayi Crowther University ACU as the University is fondly called is a private university in Oyo State. It was established by the Supra Diocesan Board (West) of the church of Nigeria and has its origins in the defunct CMS training institution, Abeokuta and the defunct St Andrews College, Oyo. In 1999, the request to establish the university was granted by the church of Nigeria and after satisfying rigorous criteria prescribed by the National Universities Commission (NUC), the university was granted the license to operate as a private University in Nigeria on 7 January 2005. The University is named after Late Samuel Ajayi Crowther, the first African Bishop who first translated the bible in Yoruba, and seeks to be a top-class institution in the pursuit of knowledge and scholarship through teaching and exemplary service to humanity. Ajayi Crowther University Faculties and Courses Offered Offering quite a number of Postgraduate and Undergraduate programmes across several disciplines. The University has five (5) faculties, as follow: Faculty of Law Faculty of Humanities This comprises of the following departments: English Christian Studies History and International Relations Religious Studies Faculty of Natural Sciences Biochemistry Computer Science Geology Microbiology Industrial Chemistry Mathematics Physics and Electronics. Faculty of Social Sciences Economics Communication and Media Studies Faculty of Management Sciences Accounting Banking and Finance Business Administration Ajayi Crowther University Admission Requirements The University has provision for pre-degree, foundation, undergraduate, part-time and postgraduate programmes in all of the faculties listed above. Admission requirements across these levels differ considerably. Here are some of them. Admission Requirements For Pre-degree and Foundation Candidates seeking admission into the University for pre-degree are expected to have a minimum of three (3) credit level passes in SSCE/GCE O’level at no more than two sittings, and on successful completion of the programme will be eligible to gain admission into 100 level, provided that you pass UTME for that year. Applicants seeking admission into the foundation programme at the University are expected to have a minimum of five (5) credit level passes in SSCE/GCE O’level at no more than two sittings, may be admitted into 200 level after successful completion of the programme. Admission Requirements For Undergraduates 100 level students: 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. 200 level students (Direct- entry): In addition to having the above requirements, you may also be required to;   Have a minimum of two (2) A level passes in subjects related to the proposed field of study.  Other requirements may be found in the JAMB brochure. Admission Requirements For Postgraduates Ajayi Crowther University has provision for postgraduate programmes, specifically, Masters and Postgraduate diploma degree programmes across the faculties of Humanities, Management Sciences and Natural Sciences. As a prospective candidate seeking admission in any of these levels, here are some of the requirements. A minimum of five (5) O’level passes in English, Mathematics and any other three. A bachelor’s degree from the University, or one recognized by the school with a minimum of a second class lower division for masters, and third class division for a postgraduate diploma. For more information about the admission requirements in the school, details and other information, visit the University’s website at acu.edu.ng. Ajayi Crowther University Facilities The University is home to some the following facilities: Comfortable Accommodation: ACU has a variety of quality student accommodation with regular water supply, stable power, super-fast wifi internet, among others. Fully stocked libraries: The University has 2 fully stocked libraries to study, and researched equipped with the latest books and other resource materials. Excellent recreation facilities: This consists of state of the art sports facilities such as gymnasium, football pitch, badminton court, lawn tennis, volleyball, basketball plus other indoor and outdoor facilities to help students discover and develop their talents and interests. Faculty buildings: The faculties at the institution are equipped with many ultra-modern learning facilities and fully air-conditioned lecture rooms. Worship centres: The worship centres at the institution were established with the aim of actualizing one of the core values of the University which is spirituality. Things To Know About Ajayi Crowther University For travellers who intend to visit and for prospective students, here are a few awesome things to know: Security ACU is situated in a secure location with seasoned security personnel. Best Time To Visit During office hours on weekdays, the University is open to inquiries and study. What To Bring Before heading to ACU, here are some things to bring along: Books Educational Materials A valid means of identification. Most Common Visitors Be sure to find staffs, students and education enthusiasts at the University.

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology

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History of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ladoke Akintola University of Technology was established in 1991. Built by Oyo State Government in 1991. The university enrolls nearly 20,000 students in six faculties and a college.For two consecutive seasons, in 2003 and 2004, the Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC) rated LAUTECH as the best state university in Nigeria Security/Safety of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology This is a very safe location. What To Bring Before heading to Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, here are some helpful things to take along with you: Academic documents Cash Valid Identification Best Features I love this place because it is a center of academic excellence and a training ground for productive, self employable, self sustaining and self reliant individuals passing through it; and to combine the ideas of excellence in learning and research with a large dose of practical application in development. Writer's Review I would recommend this school because it aims to work towards the social, cultural and technological needs of the funding states i.e Osun and Oyo, in particular and Nigeria in general. Most common visitors Lecturers and Students.

Lead City University
Lead City University

Lead City University

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Oyo

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About Lead City University Fondly called LCU by students and staffs alike, the University was established in 2005 by Eduserve Consult, an organization that has recorded remarkable achievements in promoting educational development at both tertiary and non-tertiary levels. As a Private University under the approval of the Federal Government and full accreditation by the National Universities Commission, LCU offers various programmes suitable for the young and adult working class, as it recognizes the time constraints of different individuals, and therefore seeks to provide flexibility by allowing for a choice between part-time and full-time study schemes. The programmes at the institution are offered by specialized faculties and lead to officially recognized degrees. Lead City University Faculties And Courses Offered The faculties and academic departments at the University are as follows: Faculty of Social and Management Sciences Politics and International Relations Mass Communication and Media Technology Economics and Development Studies Accounting Banking and Finance Business Administration Public Administration Entrepreneurship Marketing Sociology, e.t.c Faculty of Basic Medical and Health Sciences Biochemistry Human Anatomy Nursing Science Physiology Public Health... Faculty of Arts and Education Guidance and Counselling Education Biology Education Chemistry Education Physics Educational Management Education Computer Science Business Education, e.t.c Faculty of Environmental Design Management Estate Management Architectural Science Faculty of Law Faculty of Natural Sciences Biology Chemistry Computer and Information Science Microbiology Physics and Electronics, e.t.c Bear in mind that the University offers both full-time and part-time programmes across these faculties. Found a course you like? Read below to know the admission requirements. Lead City University Admission Requirements The University offers admission into undergraduate, sandwich and postgraduate programmes. Admission requirements across these levels differ considerably. Nevertheless, we’ve compiled details on the general admission requirements. Admission Requirements For Undergraduates 100 level students: 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. 200 level students (Direct- entry): In addition to having the above requirements, you may also be required to;   Have a minimum of two (2) A level passes or other equivalents in subjects related to the proposed field of study. A bachelor degree in relevant discipline is also acceptable. Have a minimum of five O’level credit passes in English and Maths and other related subjects. Candidates with awaiting results can also apply provided that the results will be available before resumption. Admission Requirements For Postgraduates The University offers very specific postgraduate courses which lead to recognized PGD and MSc degrees. These courses include: Computer Science Economics and Development Studies Mass Communication and Media Technology Biological Sciences Office and Information Management Business Administration Politics and International Relations Accounting and Finance Educational Administration Law, and Multidisciplinary Master of Business. As a prospective candidate seeking admission in any of the courses above, here are some of the documents you should have. A minimum of five (5) O’level passes in English, Mathematics and any other three. A bachelor’s degree from the University, or one recognized by the school with a minimum of a second class lower division for masters, and third class division for the postgraduate diploma. Graduate certificate with verifiable grades and required grade point average. Academic transcript from University attended. NYSC discharge certificate. For more information about the admission requirements in the school, details and other information, visit the University’s website at lcu.edu.ng . Fun Facts About LCU 70:30% female/male student ratio. $40 million in financial aid available. 99% of incoming freshmen receive financial aid. Approximately 2000 undergraduates and 500 graduate students. 80% of students live on campus. 14:1 student/faculty ratio. The University promises real-world hands-on experience. 90+ clubs and organizations. 12 Division II athletic teams, plus cheerleading, intramural and sports club. Adequate security with mounted CCTV cameras. State of the art academic facilities. Relatively affordable tuition fees. Going by its close proximity to the University of Ibadan, it enjoys first-hand collaborations and partnership.