The University of Ibadan has announced it recommended 3,783 candidates to the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), for admission for the 2017/2018 academic session.
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (DVC), Academics, Prof. Adeyinka Aderinto, disclosed this while speaking to reporters in Ibadan on Wednesday.
Aderinto stated that a total of 56,172 applications chose the school through the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry.
According to him, admission for the 2017/2018 session will end in January 2018, while screening of those already issued admission letters will soon commence.
“This is what makes us who we are in offering qualitative education to our students to be the best in Nigeria and have the capacity to compete globally.
“We are committed to meeting NYSC mobilisation for the 2017/2018 National Youth Service hence the second-semester examinations in the university have begun. The examination will end the 2016/2017 session.
“We have commenced the examinations. We have also recommended about 3,783 candidates to JAMB for admission and we are concluding the admission process by January ending,” he said.