COVID-19: University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) yet to Announce Resumption Date for Students
University of Ilorin yet to Announce Resumption Date for Students: The University of Ilorin, UNILORIN has not announced any date for the resumption of academic activities for the completion of the 2019/2020 academic session. See more details as regards UNILORIN resumption date below.
The Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, says no date has been fixed for resumption of academic activities for students of the university who had been out of school since the outbreak of COVID-19.
The vice-chancellor said the University of Ilorin would remain closed to students pending the directives of constituted authorities.
He, however, said that the university was fully prepared to welcome its students back to campus for the completion of the 2019/2020 academic session and the subsequent new session.
The vice-chancellor said that all arrangements were being perfected to ensure that the campus was made safe and conducive for members of the university community.
University of Ilorin, also known as Unilorin, is a federal government-owned university in Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria. It was established by a Decree of the Federal Military Government in August, 1975. The establishment aimed to implement one of the educational directives of the Third National Development Plan which was aimed at providing more opportunities for Nigerians aspiring to acquire university education and to generate high-level manpower, so vital for the rapidly expanding economy. Compared to other higher institutions of learning in the country, the institution has one of the largest landmass covering approximately 5000 hectares of land