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Type: Private Institution
Motto: Running with a Vision
Affiliated to: Redeemed Christian Church of God, AAU, ACU
Established: October 2005
No of Students: 4,000
No of Staff: 400
Vice-Chancellor: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo
Campuses: Main Campus
Website: https://run.edu.ng/
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Redeemer’s University (RUN) is a non-profit private university located in Ede, Osun State, Nigeria.  The history of its establishment was as a result of the dream of the Redeemed Christian Church of God to make input into university education in Nigeria, but this wasn’t possible due to the existence of the Decree number 19 of 1984, which proscribed and banned the establishment and operation of private universities.
However, the oppo.. more

Redeemer’s University (RUN) is a non-profit private university located in Ede, Osun State, Nigeria.  The history of its establishment was as a result of the dream of the Redeemed Christian Church of God to make input into university education in Nigeria, but this wasn’t possible due to the existence of the Decree number 19 of 1984, which proscribed and banned the establishment and operation of private universities.
However, the opportunity was made available by the Federal Government according to the Decree number 9 of 1993, which allowed private individuals or organizations to establish universities in Nigeria, provided they meet certain criteria laid down by the Federal Government through the National Universities Commission.
It was established by the Redeemed Christian Church of God, who occupied a land in Ede Local Government Area of Osun State, and obtained the Certificate of Statutory Right of Occupancy in 1997.
The proposal to establish the Redeemer’s university was a noble effort towards producing the requisite high level manpower required for the development of the nation.
The University was granted an operating licence by the Federal Government in January, 2005, and took off at its temporary site in October 2005.

The most notable faculty in the school is the Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, known for competent and committed lecturers, administrative and technical staff, alongside researchers who cut edge researches in various areas of Medicine and allied disciplines.
The university has as mission, to continuously impact the society through commitment to excellence in education, research, creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship and raising global leaders as change agents imbued with God-fearing attributes.
It as well has as values Loyalty, Integrity, Faithfulness, Excellence, Passion, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship.

RUN offers academic facilities like Tekena Tamuno Library, ICT Centre, and lecture halls.  None the less, it offers non-academic facilities like Gethsemen Garden and wall of Fame, Mimi’s Restaurant, National Kitchen, University Cafeteria, University Chapel, University Health Centre, Sports Arena, University guest House, CRM Supermarket, and Staff school,

In 2013, Redeemer’s University Won $1.54Million Research Grant to support research and training of Africans in the field of genomics and building scientific infrastructure under the Human, Hereditary and Health in Africa (H3Africa) Programme.
More so, in 2015, a 400 level student in the Department of Mass Communication won the Roger Hatchuel Academy Award.
Also, in 2018, RUN emerged as the 2017 &1018 UNIDO Nigeria National Quality Gold Award. In the same year, RUN took the Southwest Outstanding Private University of the year 2018 awards.
RUN emerged winner of World Bank funded African Centre of Excellence.

Redeemer’s University has graduated some notable alumni like Adegoke Prince Folorunsho – State House Correspondent, Presidency at Presidential Villa Abuja, and Emmanuel I Unuabonah – Researcher.

For further enquiries about the Redeemer’s University, you can go through their official website

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RUN constitutes of six Faculties and a postgraduate college.

Faculty of Management Sciences
i. Department of Business Admin. & Marketing
Business Administration
Marketing

ii. Department of Financ.. more

RUN constitutes of six Faculties and a postgraduate college.

Faculty of Management Sciences
i. Department of Business Admin. & Marketing
Business Administration
Marketing

ii. Department of Finance

Acturial Science
Finance
Insurance

iii. Department of Transport Management

iv. Department of Accounting

Faculty of Social Sciences
i. Department of Behavioural Studies
Sociology
 Psychology

ii. Department of Transport & Tourism Studies 
Tourism Studies
Transport Management

iii. Department of Economics
iv. Department of Mass Communication
v. Department of Political Science and Public Administration

Faculty of Humanities
Department of English
Department of History and International Studies
Department of Religious Studies
Department of Theatre Arts and Film Studies

Faculty of Natural Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences
Department of Chemical Sciences
Department of Computer Sciences
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Department of Physical Sciences

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences
Department of Anatomy
Department of Biochemistry
Department of Physiology
Department of Physiotherapy
Department of Nursing Sciences

Faculty of Law
Department of Public Law (PUL)
Department of Private and Property Law (PPL)

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Undergraduate Admission Requirements
Candidates applying for undergraduate programme must the following:

Direct Entry
Candidates must possess at least five credits in their O-Level result which must include English, Mathematics and must be of one sitting.
Candi.. more

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Undergraduate Admission Requirements
Candidates applying for undergraduate programme must the following:

Direct Entry
Candidates must possess at least five credits in their O-Level result which must include English, Mathematics and must be of one sitting.
Candidates must have also reached the age of 16.
Candidates are expected to get JAMB direct entry form from JAMB to apply.
Candidates should have any of the following certificates: OND, ND, NCE, IJMB, Cambridge A Level, BSc, HND, ICAN.

UTME Entry
Candidates must have reached the age of 16.
Candidates must have at least 6 credits grades in their O-Level result, and must include English, Mathematics and three other subjects of not more than one sitting.
Candidates must score at least 180 in JAMB UTME examination
Candidates must take RUN post UTME screening examination and must perform very well in the examination.
Candidates must choose the correct subject combination for their courses.
Candidates must meet the stipulated cutoff marks for their courses to gain admission into the university.

Postgraduate Admission Requirements
Candidates must participate in, and pass the validity interview of the College of Postgraduate Studies, Redeemer’s University.
Candidates must have completed the mandatory one (1) year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme, or possess a Certificate of Exemption in lieu.
Candidates must submit three (3) Referees’ reports, attesting to the candidates’ intellectual capacity and aptitude for independent research and problem-solving skills.
Candidates must submit academic transcripts, as appropriate.

HOW TO APPLY
Create profile – supply your jamb number, a password and other personal details as requested on the Create profile page.
Click Create Profile button, on the create profile page, after all the inputs are supplied.
If profile is successfully created, proceed to log-in.
On successful log-in, click ‘create-post-utme app’ in order to create and submit your application.
You may edit successfully submitted applications by clicking ‘manage applications’ after you have log-in.

For Postgraduate
Visit Postgraduate Website.
Click on admission menu and read the instructions on the page before creating an application profile.
Click on “Create Application” to create your profile; once done, a payment link will be sent to the email you registered with.
Follow the instructions in the mail to pay online.
Application fee is ten thousand naira N10,00 only (excluding transaction charges).
Once payment is made, print your receipt and use the link provided on the payment page to redirect back to the admission portal.
An activation link will be sent to your email address for profile activation. Click on the link, then login to complete your application.
Your application status must be 100% completed to be considered for processing by the admissions panel.
Candidates are to request that their academic transcripts be forwarded to the secretary, college of postgraduate studies, Redeemer’s University, P.M.B. 230, Ede, Osun State.
You are not expected to pay acceptance fee or any other fee until the validity interview is conducted and offer of provisional admission is received.

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Redeemer’s University is located in Osun State. Other University found in this state are the Osun State University and the Adeleke University.

Osun State is an inland state in the south-western region of Nigeria with its capital at Osogbo. It has a total population of over 704,690. Osun State was created in 1991 from part of the old Oyo State.
The name Osun is derived from th.. more

Redeemer’s University is located in Osun State. Other University found in this state are the Osun State University and the Adeleke University.

Osun State is an inland state in the south-western region of Nigeria with its capital at Osogbo. It has a total population of over 704,690. Osun State was created in 1991 from part of the old Oyo State.
The name Osun is derived from the river Osun, the venerated natural spring representing the Yoruba goddess with the same name. Osun State was created after a series of pressure mounted on the federal military government for an extended period by the founding fathers.
The state was created with 30 local government areas and over 200 towns, villages & other settlements. Osun State has a tropical climate with an average annual temperature of 26.1 °C.
The main tribe of Osun State is Yoruba that practice a yearly cultural festival every August, along the banks of the river bearing. People of the state practice Islam, Christianity and paganism called traditional faith.
Osun’s economy is based mainly on agriculture, and its major crops include yams, cassava, corn, beans, millet, plantains, cacao, palm oil and kernels, and fruits.

Osun possesses numerous cultural landmarks  such as the Ife Museum, the museum of arts, the African Heritage Gallery and the Nike Centre for Arts & Culture.
Some notable companies in the state include SpyLoadedNG Media, Dc Heavenly Gate, 3REE Interior Design & Maintenance, Royal Park International Hotel & Resort, Shaddle Field Farms that may serve as important areas for the pursuance of internships and employment.

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