University of Ibadan Rankings

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In the World#1957 of 14178
In Africa#20 of 1107
In Nigeria#2 of 157
In Ibadan#1 of 6

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
ui.edu.ng
Languages
English

Publications & Citations

Publications
18,422
Citations
291,588

University of Ibadan majors

by publication count

Medicine
5,117
Biology
3,566
Chemistry
2,325
Psychology
1,046
Geography
687
Environmental science
675
Political science
585
Economics
585
Business
554
Sociology
467
Mathematics
407
Materials science
348
Engineering
331
Geology
323
Computer science
284
History
92
Physics
81
Art
50
Philosophy
47

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science4933,905
Medicine57387,440
Economics6209,812
Geography6993,730
Biology70478,086
History708260
Environmental science7377,442
Sociology7503,857
Art777155
Geology7984,229
Philosophy841182
Chemistry88038,309
Psychology97512,965
Business10143,424
Engineering10295,353
Mathematics16642,803
Materials science20153,307
Physics2258683
Computer science25021,328

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990159896
1991123877
19921331004
19931361042
199486949
199590998
19961141205
19971031098
19981201168
19991581371
20001591415
20011541617
20022221865
20032012529
20043403061
20053613918
20063845132
20073776363
20084337893
20094669631
201058411420
201155813064
201269415192
201375616969
201492919066
201588418143
2016110316664
2017107918526
2018117919844
2019134725918
2020146731565

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate45%
Admissions RequirementsUniversities Matriculation Examination (UME). Secondary School Certificate of Education (SSCE) with 5 credits, including English
Academic CalendarSeptember to June
Enrollment32,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio19:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$500$500
International students$3,750$6,250

University of Ibadan has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT+++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Master's DegreeAfrican Languages, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Agronomy, Anaesthesiology, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Aquaculture, Arabic, Archaeology, Botany, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Classical Languages, Computer Science, Crop Production, Dentistry, Economics, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, European Studies, Fishery, Forestry, French, Geography, Geology, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, History, Industrial Engineering, Islamic Studies, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Ophthalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Therapy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Public Health, Radiology, Religious Studies, Rural Planning, Sociology, Special Education, Statistics, Surgery, Theatre, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation, Veterinary Science, Zoology
Master of PhilosophyAgricultural Economics, Aquaculture, Crop Production, Education, Fishery, Geology, Law, Mathematics, Microbiology, Parasitology, Pharmacy
Doctor of PhilosophyAfrican Languages, Agriculture, Anthropology, Arabic, Archaeology, Botany, Chemistry, Classical Languages, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Economics, Education, English, Forestry, French, Geography, Geology, History, Islamic Studies, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Health, Regional Planning, Religious Studies, Sociology, Statistics, Theatre, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation, Veterinary Science, Zoology

General info

Alternative namesUI
Founded1948
WikipediaUniversity of Ibadan
AccreditationNational Universities Commission (NUC)
MottoRecte sapere fons
Right thinking is the fount (of knowledge)
Colorsindigo-blue, gold
Academic structureThe Distance Learning Centre
Africa Regional Centre for Information Science
Agriculture and Forestry
Arts
Basic Medical Sciences
Clinical Sciences
Dentistry
Economics
Education
Environmental Design and Management
Law
Pharmacy
Renewable Natural Resources
Public Health
Science
Social Sciences
Technology
Veterinary Medicine
Basel Convention Regional Centre
Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies
Centre of Literacy Training and Development Program
College of Medicine
The Abadina Media Resource Centre
The Institute of African Studies
CESDEV
LES institute of PAU
Centre for Petroleum Energy, Economics and Law
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)

Location and Contacts

AddressIbadan, Oyo, 200284
Nigeria
City population2,560,000
Phone+234 (22) 810 3168
Fax+234 (22) 810 3043

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