University of Jos: Ranking & Review

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Top 33%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate5%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment22,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$500$1,750
International students$1,750$1,750

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++++

General info

Alternative namesUNIJOS
MottoDiscipline and Dedication
AccreditationNational Universities Commission, Nigeria
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
International Association of Universities (IAU)
Association of African Universities (AAU)
Academic structureFaculty of Agriculture
Faculty of Arts
College of Health Science
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Management Sciences
Faculty of Natural Sciences
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
A P Leventis Ornithological Research Institute
Centre for Continuing Education
Office of Research and Development
Institute for Education
African Centre of Excellence on Phytomedicine Research and Development
Centre for Nomadic Education
Centre for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering
Centre for Conflict Management and Peace Studies
Centre for Entrepreneurship Studies
Centre for Gender and Women Studies
Division of General Studies
Colorsblue, white, brown, gold, green
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Total FTE staff1,750
Student/staff ratio13
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPrivate Mailbox 2084
Jos, Plateau, 930001
Urbanization levelUrban
City population874,000
Phone+234 (73) 559 52
Fax+234 (73) 55 514

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