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Ekiti State, whose capital is Ado Ekiti is in Southwest region of Nigeria. There are a variety of tourist attractions in Ekiti namely, Ikogosi Warm Springs; Arinta Water Falls; Olosunta and Orole hills of Ikere.

Did you know that irrespective of dialectal variations, when an Ekiti man/woman speaks, another indigene from the state will understand.

There are 3 Universities in Ekiti State; Federal University, Oye Ekiti, Ekiti State University and Afe Babalola University

Federal University Oye Ekiti

FUOYE is a Federal government owned and operated university founded in 2011.

The university offers Pre-degree, undergraduate programmes and postgraduate studies in various fields of specialization.

Federal University Oye Ekiti has 8 faculties and a school of postgraduate studies, the faculties are listed below;

Federal University Oye Ekiti
  1. Agriculture
  2. Arts
  3. Education
  4. Engineering
  5. Management Science
  6. Sciences
  7. Social Sciences

Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti

ABUAD is a private university founded by a lawyer and philanthropist, Afe Babalola, in 2009.

Afe Babalola University offers undergraduate and postgraduate academic programmes in six Colleges and they are listed below;

Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti
  1. Sciences
  2. Law
  3. Engineering
  4. Social and Management Sciences
  5. Medicine and Health Sciences.
  6. Agriculture

Ekiti State University

Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, established in 1981 is the only university in Nigeria that has within a quarter of a century had its name changed four times.

The university offers undergraduate studies, postgraduate programme and part-time option of study.

There are 10 faculties university, and they are listed below;

Ekiti State University
  1. Agricultural Science
  2. Arts
  3. Basic Medical Sciences
  4. Clinical Sciences
  5. Education
  6. Engineering
  7. Law
  8. Management Science
  9. Science
  10. Social Sciences

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