Also known as Unilorin. Established in 1975, University of Ilorin is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Ilorin (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Kwara. Officially accredited/recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Ilorin is a large (enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Ilorin offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.
This HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. University of Ilorin also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.