University of Ilorin, Nigeria, offers scholarship opportunities for International Students in any field of  their interest.  The offer is open to both undergraduate and graduate up to Master level.

Target Group:

International Students within and outside Africa.

Scholarship Value:

  • Tuition fees will be covered;
  • Subsistence allowance;
  •  Miscellaneous allowance;
  •  Free accommodation;
  •  Transportation allowance to and from Ilorin (once per session);
  •  Complimentary access to the facilities of the University Health Services.


i.         Undergraduate:

Applicant must meet the admission  requirements of the University i.e. 5 credits ‘O’ level or its equivalent for candidate seeking admission to the first year of the  first degree programmes and two ‘A’ level plus 3 ‘O’ level credits (or its equivalent) for candidates seeking admission into the second year of the  programme.

ii.      Graduate:

Applicants must meet admission requirements of Master programme of the University i.e.  Second Class Honours, (Upper Division) or the equivalent in the bachelor degree.

Additional Requirements

a.         Evidence of medical fitness and

b          Submit evidence of proficiency in English Language.

Application Instruction

Candidates should visit the University of Ilorin website and  download the application form, complete it and forward three copies to:

The Director

Centre for International Education

University of Ilorin

P. M. B. 1515

Ilorin, Nigeria.

Candidates may also forward their application electronically to [email protected] provided that all relevant documents are attached.

Deadline:  27 September, every year.

For more details, please email [email protected]

For more information, and to apply, visit their website by clicking here.

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