On behalf of the Board of the Postgraduate School, I wish to congratulate you on your acceptance to the University of Ibadan, and it is my pleasure to welcome everyone to this great citadel of learning. You are now a member of a distinguished community of Scholars.As you well know, the University of Ibadan is the first and the best University in Nigeria- creating an academic community with a unique commitment to excellence and service. With an annual average postgraduate students’ population of 15,000 and an annual doctoral graduation figure of roughly 250, University of Ibadan is indeed a place of high standards and you have made the right choice. The Management and the rest of the Postgraduate school staff are prepared to serve you and make your stay with us a very fulfilling one. I encourage you to visit our website regularly and take advantage of the existing scholarship schemes that we offer to our students.
To our international students, coming to a new country can be a challenging experience, but with the right guidance, it can be exciting and full of opportunities. Our office of International Programmes is available to help you adjust to the University of Ibadan and Nigeria.
Once again, I welcome you to the University of Ibadan, and to what we hope will be a life-long relationship.