Functions of the IRPP Office
The IRPP Office which is the window of the University of Lagosto the world is responsible for:
Serving as a central coordinating office for the University's various international
initiatives, projects, undertakings and collaboration among faculty members, various centres, colleges
and universities worldwide;
Developing opportunities for students of the University to engage in international
collaborations, undertake international internships and study abroad, through students’ exchange programmes;
Facilitating and supporting faculty and staff participation in international projects, programmes,
research and scholarly pursuits;
Attracting and recruiting international students and providing relevant services as well as receiving
international visits and delegations;
Providing liaison services which include exchanging information and working collaboratively with other
universities, governmental and non-governmental organisations.
Some special Features
The only Nigerian University with about two and half kilometres stretch of water front view,
ideal for recreational purposes.
Ranked among the first hundred Universities in Africa.
Occupies top place in the annual national university research conference and fair.
Growing endowment fund through the support of alumni, friends and well-wishers.
Fully computerised library system with subscription to over 40 scholarly databases
cutting across all university academic disciplines.
47% female gender distribution of students.
Over 170,000 graduates since inception.
First and biggest University radio station in Nigeria. (UNILAG Radio 103.1fm)
Resource Centre for the visually impaired.
First dental faculty to be initiated in Sub-Saharan Africa by an independent African country.
Vibrant University Printing Press established in 1981.
Some Registered Students' Societies
- Africa's Young Entrepreneurs
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
- Career Solution Africa
- Committee on Defence of Human Right (CDHR)
- Education Rights Campaign (ERC)
- Foundation for Better Environment
- Junior Chambers International (JCI)
- Nigerian Red Cross Society
- UNILAG Google Students Club (UNILAG GSC)
- WEFATI – International
- Yes You Can Nigeria