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Al-Hikmah University: A Detailed Guide

Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Nigeria, is a privately-owned Islamic university founded by AbdulRaheem Oladimeji Islamic Foundation (AROIF) in 2005.

Located in Ilorin, Kwara State, Al-Hikmah University aims at becoming a centre of intellectual and moral excellence.

The Islamic University has 7 faculties namely: Law, Natural and Applied Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, Health Sciences, Education, Agriculture and Management Sciences. It also has the Postgraduate School.

Al-Hikmah University has 12 Diploma, 50 Undergraduate, and 43 Postgraduate Programmes. The academic programmes offered at Al-Hikmah University have all been accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC).

The Islamic University is remarkably known as an institution of higher learning that promotes both academic and moral excellence. Its motto ‘Learning for Wisdom and Morality’ explains the overall goal of the institution.

 Al-Hikmah University Student Portal

To access the student, kindly visit:

Alhikmah University building

Al-Hikmah University Courses

Below are some of the courses offered at Al-Hikmah University:

Islamic Studies

Mass Communication

Political Science and Conflict Resolution

Banking and Finance

Computer Science

Industrial Chemistry

Geology and Mineral Sciences

Public Administration

Business Administration


Alhikmah University Logo
Alhikmah University: Logo.

Al-Hikmah University School Fees


New students

100L, DE & Transfer BA (Ed)/BA Arabic & Islamic Studies: N203,000

100L, DE & Transfer Other Education Programmes: N353,000

100L, DE & Transfer BA & B.Sc Programmes: N573,000

100L, DE & Transfer B.Sc. Natural & Applied Sciences and Economics: N583,000

100L, DE Transfer Med. Lab. Science/Public Health: N683,000

100L, DE & Transfer Law Programmes: N856,000

 Returning Students

200L, 300 & 400L, BA, BA(Ed) Arabic & Islamic Studies: N146,500

200L, 300L & 400L Other Education Programmes: N246,500

200L, 300 L & 400L B.Sc. Nat. & APP. Sciences/Economics: N466,500

200L, 300L & 400L other BA & B.Sc Programmes: N456,500

200L, Med. Lab. Science/Public Health: N566,500

300L-500L Med. Lab. Science: N656,500

200-500L Law: N739,000

Al-Hikmah University Application Form

  • Applicants are required to pay a non-refundable fee of N2,000 for full-time programmes, N5,000 for per-time programmes, N10,000 for sandwich and top-up programmes, N10,000 for postgraduate diploma programmes, and N20,000 for Masters and Ph.D. programmes. All payments should be made online.
  • Complete the application form by visiting the following link:
  • Print the completed application form.
  • Visit the University Bursary Department and submit the print-out slip. Candidates will obtain the official receipt after submission.
  • Present the completed application form, along with relevant documents and official receipt at the Admissions Office for screening.
  • The Post UTME screening dates will be communicated to applicants that successfully meet the criteria for admission.

A building in Alhikmah University

Al-Hikmah University Postgraduate Portal

To access the postgraduate portal, kindly visit:

Al-Hikmah University Sandwich Portal

To access the sandwich portal, kindly visit:

Al-Hikmah University Cut Off Mark

The UTME cut-off mark for the 2020/2021 academic session is 160. Some courses, however, require that candidates score 180 and above. These courses include Common and Islamic Law, Computer Science, and Medical Laboratory Science.

Al-Hikmah University Admission

Applicants seeking admission in Al-Hikmah University must possess 5 credits in relevant subjects, in O’ Level. This must be obtained at not more than 2 sittings.

Maryam A

Maryam AbdulWahab is a creative writer and lifestyle blogger. She is also a graduate of Economics from Al-Hikmah University. She lives and breathes literature. When she isn’t writing prose or blog posts, she is reading a fiction work or studying events around her. She writes from Lagos, Nigeria. You can find more of her works on her handles.

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