Due to the inability of some students to obtain the minimum academic requirements for the 2014/2015 session, the Senate body of the University of Ibadan (UI) has officially approved the withdrawal of 97 students.
The expelled students, from seven faculties were at various levels of study including final year.
A bulletin by the Registrar, Olujimi Olukoya reads:
Senate at its meeting recently approved that the candidates whose names appear on this list should withdraw from the university for failure to obtain the minimum academic requirements at the end of the 2014/2015 session.
Meanwhile, the school was ranked first in the last National Universities Commission (NUC) ranking to which the Vice Chancellor, Prof Abel Idowu Olayinka, said the university is working towards ranking among the top five in Africa in the next few years.