Kwara State University

country rank  35
world rank  6710

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University Overview

Established in 2009, Kwara State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Ilorin (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Kwara. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Kwara State University (KWASU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 9,000-9,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kwara State University (KWASU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 9 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym KWASU
Founded 2009
Motto Service and Integrity

University Location

Address Secretariat, Zango
Ilorin (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
T +234 (803) 191 5699
F +234

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Secretariat House, Zango

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 9,000-9,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Kwara State University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
National Universities Commission, Nigeria

Year of first Accreditation


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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 21 March 2018