University of Jos (UNIJOS) Jos, Plateau State
The University of Jos, abbreviated as UNIJOS, is a Federal University in Jos, Plateau State, central Nigeria. What became the University of Jos was established in November 1971 as a satellite campus of the University of Ibadan.
The first students were admitted in January 1972 as pre-degree students and the first Bachelor of Arts degree program begun in October 1973. In October 1975, then military government under General Murtala Mohammed established the Unijos as a separate institution.
The first Vice-Chancellor of the Unijos was Professor Gilbert Onuaguluchi. Classes began at the newly reorganized University of Jos in October 1976 with 575 students spreading over the existing four faculties of Arts and Social Sciences, Education, Natural Sciences and Medical Sciences.
Post-graduate programs were added in 1977. By 1978 Faculties of Law and Environmental Sciences were established and the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences was separated.
|Motto||Discipline and Dedication|
|Location||Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria|
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