ADEOLA AJAYI, EKITI
Nigeria academic calendar look unfavorable for most University. University of Ilorin displaying a good shape in term of calendar, no industrious strike which enable students and aspirant to apply for th school above all.
While the threat continue in other University, University of Ilorin continue to boom as students choice for the seventh consecutive year
A statement signed by the university’s Director of Media and Publicity, Mr. Kunle Akogun, said for the seventh year running, the University of Ilorin had maintained its position as Nigeria’s university of first choice.
“With not less than 103,582 applications representing 5.31 per cent of all applications into higher education for 2020, UNILORIN has maintained being the most chosen tertiary institution in Nigeria.”
Akogun said this was based on data from EduCeleb.com obtained from the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board.
“95.13 per cent of applicants chose universities and degree awarding institutions above other tertiary institutions. Those interested in obtaining the National Diploma offered in monotechnics and polytechnics are next with 2.99 per cent.
“Nigeria Certificate in Education awarding institutions follow with 1.86 per cent and National Innovation Diploma institutions had 0.02 of first choice applications,” the statement said.
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