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A Review of Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU)

Olabisi Onabanjo University is a state-owned institution of higher learning located in Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State.

Founded in 1982, OOU was formerly called Ogun State University (OSU). In May 29, 2001, it was renamed Olabisi Onabanjo University. This was in honour of a former civilian governor of Ogun State, Chief (Dr.) Olabisi Onabanjo. His efforts gave rise to the establishment of the university.

Students of OOU receive information and updates through the university’s portal and social media pages, such as ‘OOU Campus,’ ‘OOU Update,’ ‘OOU Media,’ just to mention a few.

Olabisi Onabanjo University Post UTME

OOU’s Post UTME form for the 2020/2021 academic session is out. Registration is still ongoing and will end in December 18, 2020.

Candidates eligible for the Post UTME screening include:

  • Candidates who scored 180 or above in the 2020/2021 UTME result and chose OOU as the first choice of institution.
  • Candidates who did not choose OOU but scored 180 or above in JAMB, and are ready to change their first choice of institution to Olabisi Onabanjo University, on or before December 18, 2020.

To apply for the OOU Post UTME form, candidates are required to pay a sum of N2,000 for the screening exercise. Eligible candidates must create a profile through OOU’s portal: and generate a payment invoice.

Olabisi Onabanjo University School Fees

The university’s school fees range between N200,000 and N300,000 per session.

Olabisi Onabanjo University Courses

Some of the courses offered at OOU include:

Civil Law

Industrial Chemistry

Geography and Regional Planning

Agricultural Economics and Farm Management

Education and Computer Science


English Language

Olabisi Onabanjo University Portal

To access OOU’s portal, kindly visit:

Olabisi Onabanjo University building

Olabisi Onabanjo University Transcript

Details about transcript application and processing can be found by visiting the following link:

Olabisi Onabanjo University Resumption Date

The resumption date at OOU has not been announced by the management of the institution. To be up to date with the latest news, kindly visit:

Olabisi Onabanjo University Registrar

The institution’s registrar is Mr. Olufemi Ayodele Ogunwomoju. Mr. Ogunwomoju broke a thirty-five-year history by becoming the first alumnus to be appointed Registrar. A native of Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, he worked as an Administrative Officer in 1991 before rising to become the Deputy Registrar in 2007.

Olabisi Onabanjo University Cut Off Mark

The cut-off mark for the 2020/2021 academic session is 180. To be eligible for the Post UTME screening, candidates must have a minimum of 180 in JAMB.

Olabisi Onabanjo University Address

Olabisi Onabanjo University is located at Ago Iwoye, Ogun State.

The interior of Olabisi Onabanjo University

Olabisi Onabanjo University Notable Alumni

OOU has produced prominent personalities, who have become role models to the younger generations. Some of them include:

Zainab Ahmed

Ronke Odusanya

Toyin Abraham

Lola Shoneyin

Yetunde Onanuga

Empress Njamah

Lateef Adedimeji

Studying Medicine at Olabisi Onabanjo University

To study medicine in OOU, candidates must possess at least 5 credit passes in relevant subjects (including Mathematics and English Language) in O’ Level.

The candidates must also meet the cut-off mark for Post UTME screening. However, to increase one’s chances of getting admitted, candidates might need to score 200 and above in JAMB.

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One Comment

  1. I paid for transcript since Jan 3 2021 Nd is yet to b send ,its over 5 months I have tried sending mails and call all the online numbers buh none of them picked up 😢would appreciate if this is looked into 😔money and admission gone .😔😩

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