Osun State University was established in 2007 as a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Oshogbo, Osun. Osun State University is officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria. Osun State University (UNIOSUN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. UNIOSUN also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services. Osun State University is set up as a conventional, multi-campus university charged with the production of high quality, well–rounded, globally competitive and entrepreneurial graduates who are catalysts for rapid and sustainable socio-economic development of Osun State and Nigeria.  International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment at UNIOSUN.

General Information

University Name: Osun State University

Nickname: UNIOSUN

Year Established: 2007

University Motto: Living Spring of Knowledge and Culture

Country Rank: 36

World Rank: 8259

Academic Calendar: Semesters

Law School: Yes, College of Law

Other Faculty: Yes, Osun State University has other faculty and college including College of Agriculture, College of Education, College of Health Sciences, College of Humanities and Culture, College of Law, College of Management and Social Sciences, College of Science, Engineering and Technology.

The University has other Centre and Units including Academic Planning, Advancement Office, Graduate Support Office, IMTC, Inter-Campus & Public Affairs, Legal Unit, Quality Assurance, Research and Linkages, SIWES Unit, Student Affairs, University Health Centres, Works & Physical Planning, Sports Unit.

Accreditation: Osun State University is accredited by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria.


  • Association of African Universities (AAU)

Library Collection: Yes, UNISOUN Library

Trademark Filings and University Licensing: Not Reported

Degrees and Certificates Awarded: Multiple including Bachelor degrees, Masters Degrees, Doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

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