Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU Newly Admitted Students Registration Guidelines For 2019/2020

Using this Educational platform, the DailyschoolNews Team wishes to keep and notify all admitted students of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) with latest and current information regarding what will be required From them as required in the last academic session (2019/2020)

Important Notice:

Please note that this information was released at the ending of OAU last academic session.
However, please note that this information would keep you ahead of time and you’ll certainly be informed.

Education (Arts),
Social Sciences,
Matriculation Fee is = N1,000.00.
Registration/Verification Fee =N4,000.00
Examination Fee =N1,000.00
Departmental Charges =N5,000.00

Obafemi Awolowo University (oau)

TISHIP which stands for = Tertiary Institutions Students Health Insurance Programme, which costs Two thousand Naira (N2,000.00).

Students’ Union Levy =N100.00.
Library Fee =N500.00.
Medical Screening Fee =N2,500.00
Sports Levy =N1,000.00
I.D. Card =N300.00
This is a TOTAL Of N17,000.00 (seventeen thousand naira only)

2. Agriculture, Health Sciences,
Education (Science),
Environmental Design,
Management,Science and Technology:

See Also: Jamb cutoff Mark for Universities


Matriculation Fee =N1,000.00
Registration/Verification Fee =N4,000.00
Examination Fee = N1,000.00
Departmental Charges = N10,000.00
Medical Screening Fee = N2,500.00

TISHIP (Tertiary Institutions Students Health Insurance Programme) N1,600.00
Students’ Union Levy = N100.00
Library = N500.00
Sports Levy = N1,000.00
I.D. Card = N300.00
The TOTAL Amount Is N22,000.00 only (Twenty Two Thousand Naira)

3. Administration (Diploma in Local Government Studies)

Tuition Fee = N63,300.00
TISHIP (Tertiary Institutions Students Health Insurance Programme) =N 1,600.00
The TOTAL Fee Is: N64,900.00
Sixty Four Thousand, Nine hundred Naira Only.

4. Accommodation = N3,090.00

All Newly admitted students (Otherwise known as Freshers) will be provided accommodation on first come first served basis).

Also, note that the OAU Accommodation fee of N3,090.00 should be paid separately into any branches of the banks across Nigeria which are listed below:

UBA Plc.

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Other Requirements For 2019/20 Registration Of Newly Admitted Students

This is to inform all Candidates who have been offered admission that they should present the original and four (4) photocopies each of their credentials.

These required Credentials includes the following:
1. Birth Certificate/­Sworn Declaration of Age.

While Each candidate who has been successfully admitted are required to submit his/her admission notice as downloaded.


All Candidates will also be required to produce a Payment Certificates which must be downloaded online from the OAU official e-portal.


Screening Of Fresh Students

This is to inform all Newly Admitted students/fresh students that they are expected to report in the University for the screening exercise at their various Faculties.

All newly admitted students should come with their various documents as listed above as well as the tellers used in the payment of the charges and the downloaded payment certificates from the e-portal.

While for any Newly admitted students or fresh student who fails to report for the screening exercise within the specific period (to be announced soon @ Dailyschoolnews) will be deemed to have forfeited his/her admission offer.

While For further information regarding the screening, Flyer for the full procedures on screening/registration for all fresh student will be made available at the Admissions Office and in all Faculties and Halls of Residence in the Obafemi Awolowo University.

Procedures And Guidelines For Accessing The OAU Official E-portal

1. Log on to the Obafemi Awolowo University e-Portal using your Registration Number and the Password you used last on the e-Portal.

2. Ensure that you have successfully completed the following Forms correctly on the Portal.
CERTIFICATE FORM (for not more than two sittings).

1. Bio-Data.
2. Course Registration Form.
3. Bed Space Clearance Form.

The Course Registration Form will only be available after you’ve Only Done This:

1. Successful filling of Forms (i) and (ii) above.
2. Payment of appropriate fees should be made into any branch of the banks listed above.

Important Notice:

To avoid congestion on campus, all newly admitted students/freshers, as well as returning students, are advised to make payments in branches of the listed banks outside the campus.

Be informed that only 2000 spaces are available for each of the Special Electives except SER 001 and LIB 001, which are compulsory for all Fresh Students.

3. Encounter any Issues, Problems?
If Yes, your problems will be only addressed online using any of the following options listed below:

1. Online help on the e-portal.
2. Six Hotlines will be available for contact (the Hotlines will be available on the OAU official e-portal.
3. The OAU Official email address is: [email protected]

B. 2019/2020 Miscellaneous/Departmental Charges For Returning Under-Graduates And National Diploma Students:

Faculties|Programmes|Categories Value
i. Administration,
Education (Arts),
Extra Semester Fee is = N4,050.00.
Law and Social Sciences. (Rain /Harmattan)

ii. Administration,
Education (Arts),
Law and Social Sciences.
All OAU Returning Students Fee is = N5,300.00.

iii. Education (Science),
Science Extra Semester is = N6,550.00
(Rain /Harmattan)

iv. Education (Science),
Science Returning Students Fee is = N7,800.00.

v. Agriculture,
Technology Extra Semester is = N9,050.00.
(Rain /Harmattan)

vi. Agriculture,
Technology Returning Students Fee is = N10,300.00.

vii. Administration, (Diploma in Local Returning Students is = N55,300.00.

Government Studies)

viii. Administration,
(Diploma in Local Extra Semester N54,050.00 Government) Studies) (Rain /Harmattan)

ix. Basic Medical Sciences,
Clinical Sciences,
Returning Students = N12,800.00
Dentistry, Pharmacy.

x. Late Registration Fee Is = N2,000.00

xi. Accommodation (Returning Students) Fee Is = N2,590.00.

All returning Students are required to pay the Required charges as indicated above as well as a sum of N1,600 for TISHIP (Tertiary Institutions Students Health Insurance Programme) into any of the branches OF banks Mentioned below:
First Bank Plc.
Skye Bank Plc.
Zenith Bank Plc.

Candidates should note that accommodation fee of N2,590.00 (returning undergraduates)should be paid separately into any branches of the under-list banks across Nigeria.

UBA Plc.

All Students with extra semester(s) are required to pay appropriate charges which includes TISHIP as indicated above.

They should, in addition, obtain clearance from their Heads of Departments to enable them to log on to the e-portal for full complete registration.

Students can access the e-portal from any Cyber Café anywhere for their registration as stated above.

Bed Space Allocation:

All Fresh undergraduates and final year students will request for Bed Space Allocation placement directly on the e-portal and payment of appropriate fees which includes accommodation.

Candidates will be required to print 3 copies of Bed Space Clearance Forms from the e-portal which must be duly signed by the student and the Hall warden.

What To Do With The Three Copies Of Bed Clearance Form

1. All Fresh Under-graduates students are required to keep one of the completed Bed Space Allocation Forms.

2. Then submit one to the Dean, Student Affairs.

3. The last copy should also be submitted to the Hall Warden to qualify him/her to OCCUPY the bed space allocated.

Important Notice!

Please be informed that failure to submit the Bed Space Clearance Form automatically disqualifies any candidate the Bed Space Allocation.

Apart from fresh undergraduate students, final year students are also given priority for accommodation.

Other spaces available (if any) will be balloted for.

Using the Dailyschoolnews.com.ng behalf of the University administration, ­we are wishing all students a wonderful, 2peaceful and rewarding 2019/2020 academic session.

This News is signed By.
Ayorinde O. Ogunruku,
Registrar OAU.

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  • I didn’t score up to d required utme 200 cut mark 4 d skull, but close to. Advice me! wat are my chances.

  • pls with 209 in jamb am i qualified for OAU’s post jamb for year 2013/2014 for law and please when is the post jamb date and admission going to be out. please send your truthful reply to my mail pls. thank you

  • Pls 4 direct entry stof, i hav credit both in my dept course (fine art )nd teaching practice, moreso i hav merit in education, At N.C.E level, Now am look further 2 be admitted as fine art student at OAU. Tru direct entry, pls mr moderate is dis possible

  • For the newly admitted students for the 2013/2014 session,how do we go about the registration processes since schools are on strike?pls reply

  • I am beging Almighty Allah to answer my prayer abt my admission and i knew that He will surely do it when its time join me to pray

  • Am vry hapy to hear abt this,u kwn a frd of my/broda has talked abt this institution in a vry gud manner,yet am nt conviced,bcos i don’t kwn if he’s sayin d truth,but i wat 2 kwn wat is d task ahead or those sinkin 4 admission,as 4 me now am stil tinkin which university i shuld chose,bcos i wil like 2 rebuild me life and 2 change enviroment,tanx,grace.

  • A friend of my told me abt OAU dat is a nice school and I told him dat I hav chosen OAU as My first choice, but I wat to kn hw much is their school fees per session pls I need reply tanks.

  • i was offered admission by the school but not by jamb….im yet to receive an admission letter..will it affect my registration?can d school take care of d admission letter?reply pls

  • sn’t it true that both the DE and the UME
    are released together on jamb website for
    the newly admitted students into OAU? SO Y
    DO ppl keep asking wen would the DE be
    released cause I did DE and I got in, so also
    my friends, so I don’t really understand why
    ppl ask wen DE names would be released

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