University of Uyo

Posted on Monday, July 18, 2011
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The Univesity of Uyo was established October 1, 1991 by the Federal Government of Nigeria. The University of Uyo inherited students, staff, academic programmes and the entire facilities of the erstwhile University of Cross River State established by Cross River State in 1983. Academic activities commenced during the 1991/92 Academic Session.’

University of Uyo

University of Uyo Library has an active collection of 46,745 volumes and handles about 409,977 lending and reference inquiries annually. Current journals stand at 271 representing all disciplinary interests. The library is equipped with modern computers and has a reading space of 970.51 metres with seating capacity for 698.

University of Uyo

Courses Offered
Graduate Programs

  • MSc Agricultural Economics/Extension
  • MSc Animal Science
  • MSc Crop Science
  • MSc Home Economics
  • MSc Soil Science
  • MSc Forestry and Wildlife
  • MA, PhD English
  • MA French
  • MA Linguistics and Nigerian Languages
  • MA, PhD Mass Communication… (PGDMC) with specialization in:
  • MA Religion
  • MA, PhD History and international Studies
  • MA Philosophy
  • MSc Analytical Chemistry
  • MSc Applied Chemistry
  • MSc Botany with specialization in:
  • MSc, PhD Pharmaceutical/Medicinal Chemistry
  • MSc, PhD Pharmacology
  • MSc Economics
  • MSc Geography and Regional Planning with specialization in:
  • Master of Laws (LL.M) in International Laws and Jurisprudence


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  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Business Administration
  • Faculty of Basic Medical Science
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Environmental Studies
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social Science

University of Uyo Contact Details
University of Uyo
PMB 1017, Uyo
Akwa Ibom
Tel: +234 (85) 200303
+234 Fax: (85) 202694
University of Uyo Official Website:

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