University of Ilorin was established in 1975.
The University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the city of Ilorin in Kwara State.
University of Ilorin was one of the seven institutions of higher learning established by a decree of the Federal Military Government in August, 1975. The University started out with only three academic faculties of Arts, Science and Education.
The University is accredited by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria.
University of Ilorin offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees in several areas of study.
International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment at UniIlorin.
University Name: University of Ilorin
Year Established: 1975
University Motto: Probitas and Doctrina
(Character and Learning)
Academic Calendar: The school runs in semesters.
Communication & Information Sciences
Engineering and Technology
The University runs a College of Health Sciences and a Postgraduate School.
University of Ilorin has other centre units which includes
Centre for International Education
Linguistic Immersion Centre, Research Dev. & In-house Training
Peace and Strategic Studies
Centre for Ilorin Studies,
Technical and Entrepreneurship Centre
Institute of Translation Arts
Unilorin Archives & Documentation
Counselling & Human Development Centre
Sugar Research Institute
Centre for Affiliated Institutions
Central Research Laboratories, SIWES Unit.
Accreditation: University of Ilorin is accredited by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria.
The University of Ilorin is affiliated to the following organizations:
Association of African Universities (AAU)
Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
National University Commission (NUC)
Association of West African Universities
Degrees and Certificates Awarded: Multiple including Bachelor degrees, Masters degrees, Doctorate degrees in several areas of study.