Are you currently a student of the Obafemi Awolowo University or perhaps, you plan to enroll in any of the university’s academic programs but do not know the cost implications as per the school fees, acceptance fees, etc payable at the university?This article sheds light on the school fees payable at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, and is to bring to the notice of the students, and by extension, the general public that the Fee Schedule of the Obafemi Awolowo University for the 2023/2024 Academic Session has been released by the University’s Management.
The fee schedule contained in this post provides both the fees payable by freshly admitted and returning students at the university.
The Governing Council of the OAU also retains the right to make changes to this fee schedule at any point in time.
All new students at the University should do their best in ensuring that all required payments are made and through the appropriate laid-out channel (the University’s portal).
The University’s payment portal is https://oauife.edu.ng
As always, any further updates to the current fee schedule will be duly published on our blog.
OAU Acceptance Fees
Have you been keen on knowing how much OAU charges their newly admitted students for Acceptance Fees?
For the 2023/2024 Academic Session, the university’s management has set the acceptance fees payable by the freshly admitted students of the university at N20,000 only
However, note that the Acceptance Fees payable by Newly Admitted students at OAU is compulsory and non-refundable.
OAU School Fee Schedule For 2023/2024 Academic Session
The school fee schedule below comprises not just the fees payable by both newly admitted and returning students at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife but it also contains the associate charges to be settled by the students of the university.
Kindly refer to the fee schedule below for Specifics
OAU School Fees Schedule for New Students – 2023/2024 Academic Session
|LAW/ARTS/SOCIAL SCIENCES/ADMIN/EDU. ARTS||N43,700||Per Session|
|SCIENCE/EDM/EDUC. SCIENCE/TECH/AGRIC||N54,700||Per Session|
|MEDICINE/PHARMACY/HEALTH SCIENCES||N57,700||Per Session|
All newly admitted students at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife are expected to pay a Development Levy of Eighteen Thousand Naira (N18,000) only. The payment is mandatory and non-refundable and is also made once by newly admitted students at the University
- Also, A TISHIP (Tertiary Institutions Students Health Insurance Prog.) fee of N2,000 is also to be paid
- A Students’ Welfare Insurance Scheme fee of N1,000 is also to be settled.
- To get accommodation on campus, freshmen are charged an additional fee of N3,090. However, the Accommodation is being provided on a first come first served basis
OAU School Fees Schedule for Returning Students – 2023/2024 Academic Session
|LAW/ARTS/SOCIAL SCIENCES/ADMIN/EDU.ARTS||N20,100||Per Session|
|SCIENCE/EDM/EDUC. SCIENCE/TECH/AGRIC FEE||N28,100||Per Session|
|BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCE, CLINICAL SCIENCE, DENTISTRY/PHARMACY||N31,100||Per Session|
|BASIC MEDICAL SCIENCE, CLINICAL SCIENCE, DENTISTRY/PHARMACY
(Extra Semester Rain/Harmattan)
|LATE REGISTRATION FOR COURSES||N2,000.00|
|ACCOMMODATION (RETURNING STUDENT)||N2,590.00|
|i. Faculty of Administration, (Diploma in Local Government Studies)||Returning Students||N55, 300.00|
|ii. Faculty of Administration, (Diploma in Local Government Studies)||Extra Semester (Rain/Harmattan)||N54, 050.00|
All Returning Students at OAU, Ile-Ife are mandated to pay the stipulated charges as outlined above. This is inclusive of the mandatory N2,000 for TISHIP (Tertiary Institutions Students Health Insurance Programme)
Returning Students with extra semesters, in addition to paying for TISHIP, must ensure that they obtain appropriate clearances from their Heads of Departments to facilitate their e-portal login process for registration.
Also, all new undergraduate students and final-year counterparts who wish to access the university’s accommodation facilities can do so after applying for Bed space allocation placement directly on the university’s e-portal. However, to be eligible to do so, they must have paid all stipulated fees, including the accommodation charges.
After this, they would be required to print and make 3 copies of the Bed space clearance forms from the university’s e-portal and ensure that the forms are signed by the Hall Warden and the student in question.
After signing, the forms should be handed to the relevant bodies as follows:
- The Student in question is expected to save a copy for future reference
- One copy ought to be handed to the university’s Dean of Student Affairs
- The final copy is to be submitted to Hall Warden in order to authorize the student’s occupancy of the bed space.
Note that failure to submit the forms to the appropriate clearing offices as directed might result in bed space allocation forfeiture.
Also, it is worthy of note that freshly admitted and final year students are given top priority all through the bed allocation process as other remaining bed spaces shall be balloted for.
Kindly note that the only method of fee payment at OAU is via the university’s online portal and ensure to adhere strictly to this directive to avoid falling victim to fraudulent schemes.
Also, prompt fee payment is highly encouraged to ensure that you have the smoothest academic year ahead.
Even though a specific deadline has not been set for the payment of the stipulated fees, it is highly recommended that every student pays every stipulated fee in a timely fashion.
This is to avoid any accompanying penalties or the regular inconveniences that usually accompany late fee payments.
However, all students are to make any required payments before the closure of the University’s portal to avoid attracting late fee payment charges.
You can kindly visit https://oauife.edu.ng for any further information or modifications to the current school fees schedule.
Frequently Asked Questions About The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
What is the cost of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife fees?
Kindly refer to the tables above for specifics regarding the fee schedule for both new and returning students of OAU, Ile-Ife.
How do I pay my school fees at OAU?
To make school fee payments at OAU, visit the University’s fee payment portal at https://oauife.edu.ng
Has OAU commenced post-UTME screening for the 2023/2024 Academic Session?
The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife has not yet begun the sale of its post-UTME forms for admission into its academic programs at the university for the 2023/2024 Academic Session.
We shall update our blog accordingly when that happens
Is OAU conducting Post-UTME Screening in 2023?
The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife shall conduct Post-UTME Screening Exercise to sort out and subsequently admit qualified Candidates.
At the moment, OAU’s post-UTME screening form goes for N2000 only.
Does OAU accept second choice Admission Applications?
The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife does not accept second-choice applications.
What is the cost of Acceptance Fees at OAU?
At OAU, newly admitted students are mandated to pay their acceptance fees upon admission into the Institution.
The Acceptance fee cost at OAU is N20,000 only and is a one-time, compulsory, and non-refundable payment for newly admitted students at the university.
Does OAU offer Medicine and Surgery?
The course is offered at OAU and is a six-year course pursuant to the award of Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) upon completion.