We’ll make UNILAG Africa’s top four by 2022 says VC
The Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, says efforts to position the 57-year-old institution among the global best has begun to yield positive results.
Ogundipe made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Lagos.
Ogundipe, a Professor of Botany, was reacting to the institution’s recent rating by the Times Higher Education (THE), a foremost universities ranking body.
“This body has never ranked the University of Lagos for about 15 years.
“For the first time in the World Universities ranking 2020 released on Sept. 11, the institution was placed in the 801 to 1,000 group.