As part of her efforts in building a global  academic environment, the University of Ilorin  offers a variety of Research Fellowships to qualified scholars of foreign  nationals to carry out relevant developmental  researches.
The fellowship is tenable in the following disciplines:   
Applied Sciences (Engineering and Technology,Medicine, Agriculture);
Science (Science, Communication and Information Sciences, Physiology and Anatomy)
Humanities (Arts, Business and Social Sciences, Education and Law).
The candidate for the fellowship should:

  • Be a non-Nigerian;
  • Possess a Ph.D ;
  • Submit a well articulated research proposal in any of the disciplines listed  above;
  • Possess excellent communication skills and be computer literate.

The duration of the fellowship shall be between six (6) and twelve (12) Months. Extension may be granted.
The award package comprised:

  • Stipends:  (Click “here” to see scale).
  • Free accommodation;
  • Complimentary access to the facilities of the University Health Services, Libraries and other academic packages.

Candidates should visit the University of Ilorin website and download the application form and submit online.  In addition, candidate should attach his/her Curriculum Vitae.
Electronic applications should be converted to PDF format, and then e-mailed to [email protected].  Electronic applications should contain scanned copies of relevant signatures.
Applications can also be sent by post to:
The Director
Centre for International Education
University of Ilorin
P. M. B. 1515
Ilorin, Nigeria,
Reference Letters
A letter of reference from the scholar’s Head of Institution/Department  should be submitted along with the application form  (electronically and by post).
Deadline:  September 15, every year.
For further enquiries, please contact us through the following
+2348054469959; +2348036020659
For more information, and to apply, visit their website by clicking here.

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