Federal University, Oye-Ekiti

country rank  25
world rank  6168

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University Overview

Established in 2011, Federal University, Oye-Ekiti is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Oye-Ekiti (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Ekiti. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ikole. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 7 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Nigerian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym FUOYE
Founded 2011
Motto Innovation and Character for National Transformation
Dignity and Character for National Transformation
Colours Green and gold

University Location

Address Oye-Afao Road
Oye-Ekiti (population range: 10,000-49,999)
360001 Ekiti
T +234 (816) 229 9740
F +234 (816) 229 9740
Other locations Ikole

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office The registrar, Federal University Oye-Ekiti
Oye-Ekiti 360001
+234 805 701 4108
816 229 9740

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,000-2,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Federal University, Oye-Ekiti's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
National Universities Commission, Nigeria

Year of first Accreditation


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018