University of Ibadan, Nigeria/Release
The University of Ibadan was ranked in the 501-600 category. According to UI VC, Idowu Olayinka, “This is our best showing since THE World University Rankings started in 2004. We are delighted with the improvement in our ranking.”
The Vice Chancellor further stated that “We thank the Federal Government of Nigeria, our proprietors, on behalf of the Nigerian people, for the usual support. Our exceptionally talented Faculty, staff and students are acknowledged for their steadfastness. Our alumni, friends and supporters have contributed in no small measures towards our modest achievements. The Governing Council and Senate are thanked for providing a supportive environment for the premier university to thrive.”
“With your continued support, we shall attain even greater achievements in the years ahead,” the VC concluded..