No fewer than 65,000 candidates have obtained admission forms for entrance into University of Ilorin, UNILORIN with capacity to admit only 12,500 students. 73, 250 of the over 107,000 candidates that applied to the university this year scored 180 marks and above.
About 65,000 candidates are expected to take part in the post-UTME screening for the 2015/2016 admission into the University of Ilorin. The week-long screening exercise, which started on Monday will take place in Ilorin and Lagos.
Deputy Director, Corporate Affairs of the institution, Mr. Kunle Akogun, said the screening is for candidates who scored a minimum of 180 points in the 2015 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and selected University of Ilorin their first choice. He noted that 73, 250 of the over 107,000 candidates that applied to the university this year scored 180 marks and above at the UTME.
Akogun, however, explained that 65,000 candidates registered for the post-UTME of the closing time on Sunday night.