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Obafemi Awolowo University reduces tuition fees [Full List]



The management of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has readjusted downward the sundry charges payable by students of the University.

The Public Relations Officer of the University, Abiodun Olarewaju, made the disclosure in a statement issued on Monday in Ile-Ife.

Olarewaju said that the decision followed a meeting the University management had with the leadership of the Students Union on Monday.

He said that the meeting which lasted for several hours, was called by the University management, after several agitations by the students union for a reduction of the initial charges approved by the University.

According to him, the Students Union leaders were adamant that the charges be reduced by 50 per cent, but the University management made it clear that the new charges were the minimum the University require to run efficiently.

Olarewaju said that the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Adebayo Bamire, however, announced that the charges initially announced had been reduced.

Students in Humanities

  • New Students: Before N151,200; now adjusted to N131,000
  • Returning Students: Before N89,200; now adjusted to N76,000

Sciences and Technology

  • New Students: Before N163,200; now adjusted to N141,000
  • Returning Students: Before N101,200; now adjusted to N86,000

Pharmacy and College of Health Sciences

  • New Students: Before N190,000; now adjusted to N164,000
  • Returning Students: Before N128,200; now adjusted to N109,000

The statement added that the University management had agreed that the payment could be in two equal installments.

Meanwhile, the University portal is now open to students for payment.

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