University of Ibadan


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University of Ibadan History                                        

University of Ibadan abbreviated as UI is a Nigerian higher education establishment located in Ibadan. The university was established as University College Ibadan, one of the constituent colleges of University of London in 1948 and was conferred independent university status in 1963. The university currently enrols over 41000 students.

University of Ibadan Programs, Courses, and Schools

University of Ibadan offers a range of undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs in Agriculture and Forestry, Arts, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Dentistry, Education, Law, Pharmacy, Public Health, Science and Technology, and Social Sciences to name a few.

University of Ibadan also offers programs in Veterinary Medicine, Renewable Natural Resources, Environmental Design and Management, and Economics. The university is also home to a number of research institutes such as Institutes of African Studies, Institute of Child Health, and Institute of Education which cater to doctoral researchers.

University of Ibadan Campuses

University of Ibadan has an urban campus located in the city of Ibadan in Nigeria. The university is a single site campus which houses the university offices, modern teaching facilities, student halls of residence, parks and gardens, parking facilities, and sports courts.

University of Ibadan also offers facilities such as the university library which accommodates over 1200 students and comprises of 700000 volumes including books, periodicals, and journals in addition to a digital catalogue. The university also offers numerous cafes and restaurants on its campus in addition to student union and bookstores.

University of Ibadan Achievements

University of Ibadan is placed in 901-1000 bracket by ARWU Academic Ranking of World Universities in year 2019. Times Higher Education World University Rankings places the university amongst top 500 institutions globally.

University of Ibadan is also ranked 196th globally to study Life Sciences and Medicine by US News and World Report. In the US News and World Report Global Universities Rankings, the university is placed 525th worldwide.

University of Ibadan USP

University of Ibadan is accredited by a number go government bodies including National Universities Commission of Nigeria. The university is an averagely selective institution with its acceptance rate ranging from 40 to 50% varying as per the program.

University of Ibadan also partners with a number of institutions abroad to offer study abroad programs to students. The university also attracts a large number of students from all over the country and has a low student to faculty ratio of 25:1.

University of Ibadan Notable Alumni

Funmi Iyanda (Nigerian talk show host), William Kumuyi (Founder of Deeper Christian Life Ministry), Yahaya Kuta (Author), and Eyitayo Lambo (Former Nigerian Federal Minister of Health).

University of Ibadan Application Requirements


University of Ibadan Cost of studies


Bachelors: NGN 8,76,000

Masters: NGN 18,25,000

Fees vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific fees.


University of Ibadan Deadlines

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific requirements

University of Ibadan Rankings


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Ibadan, Oyo,Nigeria