UNILORIN Gets NUC’s Full
Accreditation For 23 Of Its
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has given full
accreditation to 23 academic programmes presented by the
University of Ilorin to the commission.
This was disclosed by the NUC Executive Secretary, Prof.
Abubakar Rasheed, in a letter he wrote to the Vice-Chancellor
of the university, Prof. AbdulGaniyu Ambali on Tuesday.
According to the letter, the full accreditation status given to
the 23 courses cut across eight Faculties in the University.
A breakdown of the accredited programmes showed that two
are in the Faculty of Administration; three in the Faculty of
Agriculture, 10 in the Faculty of Arts, 2 is in the Faculty of
Engineering; 1 in the Faculty of Law; 3 in the Faculty of
Physical Sciences, 1 in the Faculty of Social Sciences and one
in the Faculty of Communication and Information Sciences,
The NUC, however, denied accreditation to two programmes,
Social Works and Psychology, in the Faculty of Social Science.