University of Ilorin

World University Rankings 2024
Young University Rankings 2023
Impact Rankings: Good health and well-being 2022
P.O. Box 1515, Ilorin, Kwara, Nigeria

About University of Ilorin

The University of Ilorin was founded in 1975 and is based in Ilorin, the state capital of Kwara State in Western Nigeria.

Subjects on offer include: agriculture, clinical sciences, medical sciences, law, education, engineering and technology, physical sciences, arts, pharmaceutical science, social sciences, veterinary medicine and management sciences.

There are dormitories on site so students can live close to the campus hub. There’s also a comprehensive library, computer services and information technology labs, bookshop, bakery, printing press, heath centre, shopping complex, post office and banking facilities. There’s also a new multipurpose auditorium to house events throughout the year.

The univeristy has established relationships with universities around the world, carrying out academic exchanges, scientific research cooperation and the opportunity for students to study abroad. The university welcomes students to its campus and continues to strengthen ties with other higher education institutions in Nigeria and other parts of the African continent.

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Key statistics

  • 0%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 39.2
    No. of students per staff
  • 28%
    Proportion of ISR Publication
  • 51 : 49
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 52,921
    Number of FTE Students
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at University of Ilorin

  • Social sciences

    • Communication & Media Studies
    • Sociology
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
    • Geography
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Other Health
    • Medicine & Dentistry
  • Engineering & technology

    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • General Engineering
  • Arts & humanities

    • Art, Performing Arts & Design
    • Architecture
    • History, Philosophy & Theology
    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
  • Physical sciences

    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
    • Chemistry
    • Physics & Astronomy
    • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Education

    • Education
  • Business & economics

    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Accounting & Finance
    • Business & Management
  • Life sciences

    • Biological Sciences
    • Agriculture & Forestry
    • Veterinary Science
  • Psychology

    • Psychology
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science
  • Law

    • Law