University of Ilorin, Ilorin | Educartis

University of Ilorin, Ilorin


Contact info

registrar@unilorin.edu.ng
Ahmadu Bello Way Ilorin 810222
Tel: +234 031821304, +2347098208901

About this center

 The University of Ilorin, popularly called Unilorin, is full-fledged degree awarding public University in Nigeria. Founded in 1975, Unilorin is located in Ilorin, the capital of Kwara State, and a remedial campus in Fufu, an annex of Ilorin. The University is reputed for its high moral standard, profound academic proficiency, serene and secure environment, modern infrastructures, and undisrupted academic years. It has a high-standard computer centre, a bakery, health facilities, which not only serves the needs of the thousands of students but also represent platforms for students to explore and experiment learned theories.

Over the years, the faculties at the University of Ilorin have grown to become 15, which include Arts, Education, Engineering & Technology, Agriculture, Law, after an initial start-up in, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Communication and Information Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, Pharmaceutical Science, and Life Science; Physical Science; Environmental Science; Management Sciences; and Social Sciences. The 15 faculties offer 60 undergraduate courses, which range from three to six years.

Details

University
Founded in 1975
34000 Students
Certified by the Government
115 Courses

Center Locations

Location NameAddress 1Address 2Post CodeCityProvinceCountry
University of IlorinAhmadu Bello Way810222IlorinKwara StateNigeria

Courses List

BSc Computer Engineering is an undergraduate programme offered at the University of Ilorin. It provides the theoretical and practical foundation in algorithms, programming languages, and the design and construction of computer systems and applications. It introduces students to the overall theory and application behind the design of algorithms, programming languages, hardware architecture, systems software, application software, and tools. While learning to resolve issues of system interfaces and integration, the course goes as deep as educating undergraduates to design embedded computing and communication systems for high-performance applications, such as a small, unmanned airc...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 5 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

Social Science Education entails teaching methodologies for social science subjects or courses. The course covers the approach to adopt in Economics, Social Studies, Sociology, Social Work and related classes. Students learn the distinction between Social Science and other fields, and the unique instruments and learning aids recommended in teaching associated subjects. It examines social issues in Nigeria, including causes of juvenile delinquency and crime, and professional capacities for those working in schools, colleges, universities and related organisations.Graduates of the degree programme have specific skills in teaching Social Science courses that aren’t available with o...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

Material and Metallurgical Engineering involves the processing of the raw materials for application in all engineering fields. It emphasises on the the study, innovation, design, implementation, and improvement of processes that transform mineral resources and metals into useful products. The programme is offered at the University of Ilorin, and it addresses areas of physical metallurgy/mechanical metallurgy, process metallurgy and non-metallic/inorganic materials, polymers, and other such areas as needed to assist in engineering design and applications. It is designed to enable students learn the physical and chemical processes involved in extracting metals from minerals.As a g...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

The Bachelor’s Degree programme in Industrial Chemistry is an undergraduate course of the University of Ilorin. It is a branch of chemistry which applies physical and chemical processes towards the transformation of raw materials into products that are of benefit to humanity. The degree course ensures the students understand the theory and application of this aspect of chemistry in different fields. The students will be grounded in chemistry, mathematics and physics, with adequate linkages to the knowledge in engineering, chemical processing, economics and industrial management.Industrial Chemists find employment in government departments, parastatals, research and development i...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

The Bachelor’s Degree course in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management is organisations' pathway to manpower in human resource management, and it emphasizes the need to productively manage these most important part of any organisation. Offered at the University of Ilorin as a four-year and full-time programme, Industrial Relations and Personnel Management teaches the techniques to attract most qualified employees and matching them to jobs for which they are best suited. The course enhances the students’ capacity to play a vital role in the coordination of employees in any organization or industry. Industrial Relations and Personnel Management Professionals oversee the bus...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 23,000
  • Per year

The Microbiology and Biotechnology programme is based on the study of micro-organisms and their pathogenic potentials that cause disease in man. It combines this with the application of biotechnology in using living organisms, or their products, to improve human, animal, or plant life, or the environment. The course covers different aspects of medical microbiology, including identification and control of pathogens, disease transmission, host resistance, and immunity. It also explores the role of biotechnology in combining biological disciplines with technical disciplines like chemical engineering and information technology. With the degree in Microbiology and Biotechnology, you ...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

The bachelor’s programme in English is an undergraduate course of the University of Ilorin. It is designed to help students improve their linguistic and communicative competence. The course dwells comprehensively on phonetics, morphology, semantics and efficient use of English language. It also teaches students to think critically and imaginatively through systematic exposure to the best literary materials available in fiction, poetry and drama. It elicits imaginative, intellectual and independent responses from students to written words, at the moment and in future reading experiences. As a graduates of English, you will understand the structure, systems and use of English both...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

Library and Information Science is an undergraduate course of the University of Ilorin, which is concerned with the collection, classification, storage, retrieval and dissemination of  recorded knowledge. The course is designed  to ensure a seamless user experience in accessing information, an appealing design of storage mediums, and general information management in the public and private sector. Undergraduates will acquire the knowledge and skills of the profession in preserving and providing access to the records of  cultural heritage and the documents of the scholarly research. Library and Information Scientists understands that it’s not enough to compile information or crea...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

The University of Ilorin’s degree course in Information and Communication Science discusses different communication techniques and purposes. The four-year degree programme opens student’s awareness to the background, fundamentals, and theory of both traditional and emerging media, and how these relate to the communication of science. Students will get to learn the skills to produce reports and written communications suitable for government and policymakers, newspaper articles and online publication, oral communication skills from speeches to sound bites, online communication skills using social media, radio, print and television media management skills. The objective of the cour...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

BSc Chemical Engineering is concerned with the application of chemistry in various fields of engineering. It introduces students to the scientific basis for the understanding of molecules and how they react together, and how this relates to the field of engineering. It explores key topic such as process control and optimization, chemical reaction engineering, environmental engineering, biochemical engineering, petroleum engineering and polymer engineering. Through the degree programme, undergraduates will learn to operate modern chemical instrumentation, perform chemical syntheses and carry out other essential chemical experiments with strict adherence to sound laboratory techni...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

The University of Ilorin offers a Bachelor of Science degree programme in Accounting, which provides students with the knowledge of accounting, book-keeping, auditing, financial management, and other skills needed to work in the financial sector. During the four-year period of the degree programme, the students will be able to acquire in-depth understanding of auditing techniques, financial analysis, and laws governing these within organizations. The course also incorporates the use of accounting software, with sufficient practicals.Accounting is one of the most important departments in any organisation, both public and private. Its essence is felt across the finance industry, a...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 23,000
  • Per year

The Bachelor’s Degree course in Microbiology at the University of Ilorin is a subset of life science that covers microorganisms and the pathogenic potential of the organisms that cause disease in humans. The four-year degree course discusses different aspects of medical microbiology, identification and control of pathogens, disease transmission, host resistance, and immunity. BSc Microbiology seeks to enhance the knowledge of microorganisms, their impacts on human anatomy, disease processes and aseptic and sterile techniques. It also comprehensively studies the biology of bacteria, viruses, protozoa and fungi.Microbiologists are needed to do the research required for the future ...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

 The Bachelor of Science in Economics is a full-time four-year undergraduate course at the University of Ibadan. The degree programme is a comprehensive discussion of modern economics, microeconomics, inflation and monopoly in given markets. It also studies developing countries, international finance as well as the finance of multinational companies. While providing undergraduate training in theoretical and applied aspects of modern economics, econometrics and financial economics, the degree programme in Economics ensure the students learn the various techniques necessary for formal economic analysis.Economics graduates are some of the most sought-after professionals by banks, s...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 18,900
  • Per year

The Bachelor of Science programme in Anatomy at the Universiy of Ilorin is a four-year and full-time degree course.  It studies human skeleton, cells, tissues, organs, and systems of the human body, and how these function cohesively. BSc Anatomy offers a comprehensive analysis of evolution, structure, function, development, and behaviour of verying species. The degree course involves the normal structure and function of the human body and provides an insight into the probable consequences of disrupting these.  Students will have the opportunity to learn these from practical classes involving specimens and models.Graduates of Anatomy degree work in health, life science and resear...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,400
  • Per year

Following the establishment of the University of Ilorin as a University College of the University of Ibadan by the Federal Government of Nigeria in September, 1975, the Faculty of Science was one of three Foundation Faculties that started Academic business on 23rd October, 1976.The five foundation departments were Biological Sciences,Chemistry, Geology and Mineral Sciences, Mathematics and Physics. In the 1977/78 Session two more departments,Biochemistry and Statistics were added. The department of Biological Sciences was splitted into three, namely Microbiology,Plant Biology and Zoology in 2000/2001 academic session. while Computer Science was transferred to Faculty of Communic...

  • Post Graduate Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

The Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin is one of the two Faculties that make up the College of Health Sciences. The Faculty was established on the 1st April, 2004 when the former Faculty of Health Sciences assumed the collegiate status. It overseas the activities in the eight departments that make up the Faculty. The departments within this Faculty are as follows:- Anatomy,Physiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Heamatology, Chemical Pathology & Immunology, Medical Microbiology& Parasitology, Pathology and Medical Biochemistry. All the departments are responsible for the teaching of basic medical courses to all the students in the College. The Fa...

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

Following the establishment of the University of Ilorin as a University College of the University of Ibadan by the Federal Government of Nigeria in September, 1975, the Faculty of Science was one of three Foundation Faculties that started Academic business on 23rd October, 1976.The five foundation departments were Biological Sciences,Chemistry, Geology and Mineral Sciences, Mathematics and Physics. In the 1977/78 Session two more departments,Biochemistry and Statistics were added. The department of Biological Sciences was splitted into three, namely Microbiology,Plant Biology and Zoology in 2000/2001 academic session. while Computer Science was transferred to Faculty of Communic...

  • Post Graduate Diploma
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application

BSc Physiology is an undergraduate course of the University of Ilorin, which studies how cells, tissues and organ systems function, and how these collaborate to sustain life.  It is  designed to provide intensive training in human and relevant aspects of related discipline in health sciences such as anatomy, biochemistry, radiology, surgery and social sciences.. It also looks into the pathogenic mechanisms that lead to disease, and how this knowledge help with developing diagnosis and providing treatments. Undergraduate will explore how the body works, and how organisms, organs, organ systems, cells and biomolecules carry out their chemical or physical function within a living s...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

The bachelor’s programme in Social Work analyses human development, and how human relations is influenced by the environment. Offered at the University of Ilorin, the course theories that explain reciprocal influences, risk and resilience in shaping human behavior. It will emphasize the relevance of factors including culture, ethnicity, gender, social constructions of age, social norms, socio-economic inequality, spirituality, sexual orientation, and trauma in influencing the outcomes of interactions between the person and the environment over time.As a graduates of Social Work, you will understand the science of  society-person interactions; a skill that qualifies you for roles...

  • Bachelor
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • NGN 25,000
  • Per year

The Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin is one of the two Faculties that make up the College of Health Sciences. The Faculty was established on the 1st April, 2004 when the former Faculty of Health Sciences assumed the collegiate status. It overseas the activities in the eight departments that make up the Faculty. The departments within this Faculty are as follows:- Anatomy,Physiology, Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Heamatology, Chemical Pathology & Immunology, Medical Microbiology& Parasitology, Pathology and Medical Biochemistry. All the departments are responsible for the teaching of basic medical courses to all the students in the College. The Fa...

  • Master/MBA
  • On Campus
  • Kwara State
  • Start Date: Flexible start
  • Price on application