University of Uyo: Statistics

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#3922 of 14,131 In the World
#108 of 1,104 In Africa
#19 of 157 In Nigeria
#625 of 1,043 For Radio and Television broadcasting
Top50% For 42 other topics
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Quick Review

Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
uniuyo.edu.ng
Languages
English
Acceptance rate
22%*

* The University of Uyo is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSenior Secondary Certificate/West African School Certificate/General Certificate of Education (GCE), Ordinary ('O') level, or equivalent, with credit passes in at least 5 subjects, including English Language. Credit pass in Mathematics is required for Science-based and Social Science courses.
Academic CalendarOctober to September

Research profile

University of Uyo has published 3,947 scientific papers with 27,762 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Environmental Science, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Chemistry, Medicine, Engineering, Physics, Ecology, Political Science, and Geography and Cartography.

Publications
3,947
Citations
27,762

University of Uyo majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
2,418 / 19,570
Environmental Science
2,252 / 13,964
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
1,891 / 8,609
Chemistry
1,804 / 18,773
Medicine
1,708 / 11,709
Engineering
1,670 / 16,318
Physics
1,440 / 15,377
Ecology
1,345 / 8,261
Political Science
1,120 / 4,524
Geography and Cartography
1,087 / 6,516
Geology
1,087 / 7,129
Organic Chemistry
1,071 / 14,608
Law
1,061 / 4,404
Computer Science
1,054 / 4,482
Sociology
1,003 / 4,837
Biochemistry
921 / 8,437
Economics
870 / 3,891
Philosophy
868 / 3,338
Mathematics
850 / 3,815
Quantum and Particle physics
795 / 9,164
Business
792 / 3,097
Pathology
746 / 5,518
Psychology
743 / 3,574
Statistics
720 / 3,466
Genetics
720 / 4,490
Botany
718 / 5,745
Materials Science
695 / 10,749
Paleontology
689 / 4,004
History
593 / 2,832
Archaeology
554 / 2,756
Public Health
542 / 3,567
Development Studies
528 / 2,534
Linguistics
511 / 1,903
Nutrition and Food Science
461 / 4,581
Agricultural Science
456 / 2,694
Demography
442 / 2,248
Metallurgical Engineering
403 / 8,605
Machine Learning
359 / 1,953
Immunology
319 / 1,955
Psychiatry
318 / 2,161

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 10 6
1991 6 10
1992 11 23
1993 1 12
1994 6 24
1995 8 18
1996 9 18
1997 15 30
1998 13 19
1999 10 28
2000 19 39
2001 12 45
2002 39 55
2003 28 42
2004 40 59
2005 67 81
2006 45 99
2007 53 116
2008 42 232
2009 60 296
2010 78 500
2011 116 679
2012 139 862
2013 193 1066
2014 178 1421
2015 235 1578
2016 271 1431
2017 262 1445
2018 252 1693
2019 277 2253
2020 444 2935
2021 448 4171
2022 421 4247
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for University of Uyo gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per year)
Faculty of Agriculture ₦45,000
Faculty of Arts ₦45,000
Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences ₦60,000
Faculty of Business Administration ₦45,000
Faculty of Clinical Sciences ₦60,000
Faculty of Education ₦45,000
Faculty of Engineering ₦45,000
Faculty of Environmental Studies ₦45,000
Faculty of Law ₦45,000
Faculty of Pharmacy ₦60,000
Faculty of Science ₦45,000
Faculty of Social Sciences ₦45,000

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Uyo.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
Master's Degree Accountancy, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Aquaculture, Architecture, Banking, Biochemistry, Botany, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Crop Production, Education, English, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Fishery, Food Science, Forestry, French, Geography, History, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Law, Linguistics, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Music, Parasitology, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Physiology, Psychology, Public Administration, Regional Planning, Religious Studies, Sociology, Soil Science, Statistics, Theatre, Town Planning, Toxicology, Waste Management, Wildlife, Zoology
Doctor of Philosophy Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Anatomy, Animal Husbandry, Anthropology, Aquaculture, Biochemistry, Botany, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science, Crop Production, Economics, Education, English, Fine Arts, Fishery, Food Science, Forestry, French, Geography, History, International Studies, Law, Linguistics, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Soil Science, Wildlife, Zoology

Notable alumni

  1. Onofiok A. Luke

    Onofiok A. Luke
    Years
    1978-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Onofiok Akpan Luke // is a lawyer and legislator in the Nigerian House of Representatives.

  2. El Mafrex

    El Mafrex
    Born in
    Nigeria Flag Nigeria
    Years
    1984-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    singersongwriter
    Biography

    El Mafrex is a Nigerian-born, urban gospel singer-songwriter, based in Edinburgh, Scotland.

University of Uyo faculties and divisions

Faculty : Agriculture Agricultural Economics, Agriculture, Agronomy, Animal Husbandry, Aquaculture, Crop Production, Fishery, Food Science, Food Technology, Forestry, Home Economics, Soil Science, Wildlife, Zoology
Faculty : Arts Advertising and Publicity, African Languages, Arts and Humanities, Communication Arts, English, French, History, International Studies, Journalism, Linguistics, Mass Communication, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Religion, Religious Studies, Theatre
Faculty : Basic Medical Sciences Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology
Faculty : Business Administration Accountancy, Banking, Business Administration, Finance, Insurance, Marketing
Faculty : Clinical Sciences Anaesthesiology, Community Health, Haematology, Medicine, Microbiology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Parasitology, Pathology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Radiology, Surgery
Faculty : Education Accountancy, African Languages, Agricultural Education, Agriculture, Art Education, Biology, Botany, Building Technologies, Business Education, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Community Health, Computer Education, Curriculum, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, English, Fine Arts, French, Geography, Health Education, History, Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Information Sciences, Library Science, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Music, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Religion, Religious Studies, Science Education, Secretarial Studies, Social Studies, Special Education, Sports Management, Technology Education, Vocational Education, Wood Technology
Faculty : Engineering Agricultural Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Food Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering
Faculty : Environmental Studies Architecture, Building Technologies, Ceramic Art, Fine Arts, Graphic Arts, Industrial Design, Painting and Drawing, Real Estate, Regional Planning, Rural Planning, Sculpture, Surveying and Mapping, Textile Design, Textile Technology, Town Planning
Faculty : Law International Law, Law, Private Law, Public Law
Faculty : Pharmacy Chemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Toxicology, Traditional and Complementary Medicine and Therapy
Faculty : Science Analytical Chemistry, Applied Chemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Management, Geology, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Statistics, Zoology
Faculty : Social Sciences Anthropology, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Economic History, Economics, Environmental Management, Geography (Human), International Relations and Diplomacy, Management, Meteorology, Natural Resources, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Regional Planning, Regional Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Urban Studies
School : Continuing Education Economic and Finance Policy, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, French, Government, Human Resources, Insurance, International Relations and Diplomacy, Library Science, Music, Public Administration, Religious Studies, Rural Planning, Theatre
School : Postgraduate Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, African Languages, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Education, Analytical Chemistry, Anthropology, Applied Chemistry, Banking, Biology, Botany, Business Education, Ceramic Art, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Community Health, Computer Education, Crop Production, Curriculum, Demography and Population, Development Studies, Economic History, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Technology, English, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Forestry, French, Geography (Human), History, Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Information Sciences, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Journalism, Library Science, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Meteorology, Microbiology, Native Language, Natural Resources, Painting and Drawing, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Physics, Preschool Education, Public Administration, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Regional Planning, Regional Studies, Religion, Rural Planning, Science Education, Sculpture, Sociology, Soil Science, Sports Management, Technology Education, Textile Design, Town Planning, Urban Studies, Wildlife, Zoology

General information

Founded 1991
Accreditation NUC; COREN; Council for Legal Education; Pharmacy Council of Nigeria; Dental and Medical Council of Nigeria.
Motto Unity, Learning and Service

Location and contacts

Address PMB 1017 1 Ikpa Road
Uyo, Akwa Ibom State
Nigeria
City population 430,000

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