Unilorin Schedules CBT Screening Exam for Postgraduate


The authorities of the University of Ilorin, have decided to adopt the Computer Based Test (CBT) and the scheduled date for the screening of applicants of the postgraduate programme. This was made know by the Secretary, Postgraduate School, M.A. Alfanla through a circular that reads below;


Sequel to your application for admission into the postgraduate programme in the University and reference to Items B(v) and E of the advert, I write to humbly inform you that the 2020/2021 Qualifying Entrance Examination has been scheduled to hold as follows:

Date:        Saturday, 20th March, 2021

Time:        9:00am – 2:00pm 

Venue: Computer Based Test (CBT) Centre, University of Ilorin, Ilorin  Main Campus.

Kindly note that due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the authorities of the University has approved that the entrance examination should be conducted through Computer Based Test (CBT). In view of this, candidates are hereby advised to:

  1. arrive at the Venue of the examination at least 30 minutes before the commencement of the examination. Please check the attached schedule for your due compliance.
  2. adhere strictly to the guidelines of COVID-19 as prescribed by PTF on COVID19 i.e. use of face/nose mask, physical distancing, etc.
  3. bring to the venue, photocopy of the application form
  4. not to come to the hall with any of the following:
    • cell phone/handset
    • calculator/calculating machine
    • digital wrist watch and or sunshade
    • biro, pencil and the likes
    • food and or drinks of any sort
  5. dress responsibly and in line with the University of Ilorin approved “Dress Code”
  6. note that the University has zero tolerance for examination malpractice, as culprit(s) would not be spared of the appropriate sanctions
  7. applicants for M.Phil./Ph.D. as well as Ph.D. programmes are exempted from this arrangement as the appropriate departments will get in touch with them.

Your cooperation in the above regards would be highly appreciated. Wishing your success.”

Applicants are also to note that a time schedule and hall has been allocated for each programme. Be sure to know where yours fall.

10-11 AM 11AM – 12 NOON

·         M.Sc. Pharmaceutical And Medicinal Chemistry

·         M.Sc. Tropical Paediatrics

·         M.Sc. Veterinary Medicine

·         M.A. Yoruba

·         M.Sc. Chemical Pathology & Immunology PGD Animal Production

HALL B ·         M.A. Peace and Security Studies

·         M.Sc. Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacy Practice

·         M.Sc. Theriogenology

·         M.A. Islamic Studies

·         M.Sc. Plant Biology

·         Master of Public Health Education

·         M.Ed. Educational Technology

HALL C ·         M.(Ed.) Educational Management

·         M.Sc. Economics

·         M.(Ed.) Educational Research Measurement and Evaluation

·         M.A. French Language

·         M.Sc. Integrated Water Resources Management

·         M.Sc. Physiology

·         M.A. Linguistics

·         M.(Ed.) Mathematics Education

HALL D ·         M.Sc. Veterinary Physiology

·         M.A. Translation Arts

·         M.Phil/Ph.D. Childhood Education

·         M.Sc. Sociology

·         M.Sc. Accounting

·         M.Sc. Mass Communication

·         M.A. Applied Linguistics

·         M.Sc. Medical Microbiology

·         Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Science (PGDCS)

·         M.Eng. Mechanical Engineering

·         M.Sc. Zoology

·         M.Sc. Marketing

·         M.Ed. Childhood Education

·         M.(Ed.) Sociology of Education

·         M.Sc. Soil Science PGD in Chemistry

·         M.Sc. Veterinary Parasitology

HALL E ·         M.A. Peace and Development Studies

·         M.Sc. Finance

·         M.A. English

·         M.Sc. Microbiology

·         M.Sc. Geology and Mineral Science

·         M.Sc. Physics

·         M.Sc. Crop Protection

·         M.Eng. Chemical Engineering M.Sc. Agronomy

·         M.(Ed.) English Language Education

·         M.A. Literature-In-English

·         M.Sc. Anatomy PGDEDUTEC

·         M.Sc. Veterinary Pathology

HALL F ·         M.A. Peace and Development Studies

·         M.Sc. Finance

·         M.A. English

·         M.Sc. Microbiology

·         M.Sc. Geology and Mineral Science

·         M.Sc. Physics

·         M.Sc. Crop Protection

·         M.A. Christian Studies

·         M.Sc. Architecture

·         M.Sc. Home Economics Post Graduate Diploma in Statistics (PGDS)

·         M.Sc. Pharmacology and Therapeutics

·         M.(Ed.) History and Policy of Education

·         M.Sc. Veterinary Microbiology M.A. Arabic Literature



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