Building bridges to a

As the faculty reaches its first 50 years, we are taking important steps on building on its history to build a better foundation for the future. 

The University of Ibadan Technology and Engineering Alumni Association is an organization whose aim is to establish networking connections among engineering and technology alumni members through a recognized forum for the free exchange of ideas, association & influence that can help stimulate appropriate global interaction and foster professional networking able to benefit the members, the network and the alma mater.

The board of the alumni body will be inaugurated on March 20, 2021. 


  1. To create an enabling environment for healthy interaction, free exchange of ideas and professional networking among alumni members of the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, University of Ibadan.

  2. To promote research and developments in the fields of Engineering and Technology in Nigeria.

  3. To create an enabling environment for technical knowledge transfer between seasoned alumni professionals and the Alma matter.

  4. To partner Engineering and Technology industries for the purpose of full time engagements and internships for members.


About University of Ibadan

The University of Ibadan (UI) is a public research university in IbadanNigeria. The university was founded in 1948 as University College Ibadan, one of many colleges within University of London. It became an independent university in 1963 and is the oldest degree awarding institution in Nigeria.

Through its graduate network, the University of Ibadan has contributed to the political, industrial, economic and cultural development of Nigeria. The history and influence of the University of Ibadan have made it one of the most prestigious universities in Africa.


Through its alumni and alumnae, the University of Ibadan has, in the past six decades contributed significantly to the political, industrial, economic and cultural development of Nigeria.

These graduates, staff and students are making great impact on the world through their new discoveries, innovations and inventions in science, medicine, agriculture, business and technology. No doubt, the University’s commitment to academic excellence enables them to fly high.

UI looks forward to an exciting future!


Established in 1948, the University of Ibadan, UI as it is fondly referred to, is the first University in Nigeria. Until 1962 when it became a full-fledged independent University, it was a College of the University of London in a special relationship scheme. The University, which took off with academic programmes in Arts, Science and Medicine, is now a comprehensive citadel of learning with academic programmes in sixteen Faculties namely, Arts, Science, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Agriculture, the Social Sciences, Education, Veterinary Medicine, Pharmacy, Technology, Law, Public Health, Dentistry, Economics, Renewable Natural Resources and Environmental Design and Management. The Faculties of the Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Public Health and Dentistry are organised as a College of Medicine. The University has other academic units among which are: Institute of Child Health, Institute of Education, Institute of African Studies, Centre for Child Adolescent and Mental Health, Centre for Educational Media Resource Studies, African Regional Centre for Information Science (ARCIS), Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (CEPACS), Centre for Petroleum, Energy, Economics and Law (CPEEL), Centre for Sustainable Development (CESDEV), and Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI),Institute for Advanced Medical Research and Training (IAMRAT), Centre for Drug Discovery, Development & Production (CDDDP), Centre for Control & Prevention of Zoonosis (CCPZ). A new National Institute for Maternal Child & Neonatal Health (NIMCNH) & Institute for Infectious Diseases are under construction. A new School of Business (UISB) is expected to take off later this year. The University, as part of efforts to fulfil a God-given mandate of promoting Nigeria’s development, established a Research Foundation (UIRF). In response to emerging threats to peace and peaceful co-existence in Africa, the University established the Institute for Peace and Strategic Studies (IPSS) to provide actionable studies and solutions.


– To expand the frontiers of knowledge through provision of excellent conditions for learning and research.

– To produce graduates who are worthy in character and sound judgement.

– To contribute to the transformation of society through creativity and innovation.

– To serve as a dynamic custodian of society’s salutary values and thus sustain its integrity.


To be a world-class institution for academic excellence geared towards meeting societal needs.