Unilorin Post Utme Syllabus 2020

Have you any intent to sit for the University of Ilorin Post Utme test in 2020? Here we have prepared Unilorin Post Utme syllabus that will help you get prepared for Unilorin Post Utme Exam.


The University of Ilorin does not officially prepare syllabus for her post utme exam.

This syllabus was constructed and prepared by NgUniversities, even though it was not officially prepared by the school simply because the school does not follow a specific pattern per year for setting her post utme exam.


But, our dedicated team of experts who have been into the University of Ilorin post utme preparation for years have decided to look into this topic from another aspect, so therefore the aim of presenting this Unilorin post utme syllabus is to show you the most important topics to focus on while preparing for the exam as an aspirant, and we are sure that using this to study will enable you score high in Unilorin post Utme.


Most candidates do not know what to read for Unilorin Post-Utme, they know not the topics that the school usually sets. And for that reason they are not usually or effectively prepared for the exam which makes a larger number of students fail the University of Ilorin post utme test.


So instead of having you read a whole textbook or guessing which topics the school sets her questions from, you will now have a full idea of which areas to read for Unilorin post utme 2020 test, so to students sitting for the University of Ilorin Post-Utme this is for you.


We (NgUniversities), who have been in the system for years and have prepared so many candidates whilst a larger percent passed and got admitted will likewise be preparing you just as we have been preparing others.


We also prepared a special set of topics for candidates who sat for Unilorin Post Utme, in 2019 and it was given in the form of a Syllabus, we have also prepared this for you but this time it addresses the area that the school would place focus in in 2020.


Summary of this article; Unilorin Post-Utme Syllabus 2020.

This syllabus was prepared by our team of experts who know so much about the University of Ilorin and have been preparing candidates for the school post-utme test.


So, this article will assuredly give you a full insight and show you the major topics and areas that you must focus on.


How does Unilorin sets her Post Utme questions?

Before we look into the main topic, i am sure you would want to know the specific ways the University of Ilorin sets her post utme question.


We answered this particular question in another post in a very concise way: Check > How does Unilorin Post-Utme Looks like?


But i shall give you a brief view of how Unilorin sets her post utme questions here.

First, the school post utme is a major criteria for admission, and you should know that this only means the institution will put in her best to make sure they set questions that can deeply bend the students.


The University of Ilorin as at the current system only sets her post utme questions around three major subjects which are; Use of English, Mathematics and Current affairs (sometimes termed as general paper).


From these three subjects you would be given 50 questions to answer.


Check the post i linked to above {How does Unilorin post-utme looks like} to know more on the ways Unilorin sets her post utme questions.


Right now let’s dive into the University of Ilorin Syllabus 2020.


Unilorin Post Utme syllabus 2020

Unilorin post-utme syllabus 2020
Syllabus for all subjects

Here are the the topics and section to place your preparation on for post utme.


Occupy yourself with materials and start reading on these areas to enable you score high.


Objective of this syllabus: This syllabus is aimed at getting you entirely focused on the areas that you should revolve your reading around.


You are strongly advised to use this syllabus to prepare yourself, there is every assurance that will score high in Unilorin post utme if you treat all the topics in this syllabus.

At end of this syllabus we shall present to you some Textbooks endorsed to support the syllabus.


1. Use of English

Take note that the University of ilorin in her use of English language section always present GNS questions, in the series of GNS 111, GNS 101 and other varies of GNS questions.

However, the school also mixes the questions with some every day topic that you will meet in English and below all primary topics.


The Use of English syllabus consists of three sections:

SECTION A: Lexis and Structure
SECTION B: Oral Forms

1.1  Lexis and structure:


(a) synonyms : Study words and their synonymous meanings. You will come across questions that might not directly ask you for the nearest in meaning.


Even though they don’t ask for the synonymous meaning, most questions will still be put in an indirect way that might still have to do with synonyms.

(b) antonyms : Study antonyms also, words and their opposite meaning.

(c) homonyms
(d) clause and sentence structures : The University of Ilorin will surely test your understanding of clauses and sentence structures.

They are a lot of questions under this section in past questions so ensure you study clauses and sentence structures.


E.g, a question might be put and you would be asked to choose the clause used in an underlined part.


A question might also be put and you would be asked to chose which sentence structure was used.

(e) word classes and their functions:

(f) mood, tense, aspect, number: The most imperative part here is tenses, you would be tested on Tenses, so you must study all the tenses in English language.

(g) Agreement/concord degree ,(positive,
comparative and superlative)


Again you need to make sure you study, Concords. Concord’s questions are usually common in the University of Ilorin post utme test.


(h) Question tags : You would likewise be presented with question Tags question.


(I) punctuation and spelling : You will also get spelling questions in the University of Ilorin Post Utme Test.

(J) ordinary usage, figurative usage and idiomatic usage would be tested.

Idioms to be tested by the University of Ilorin shall be those that are formal and expressed in standard British English.

Candidates should be able to:
i. identify words and expressions in their ordinary,
figurative and idiomatic contexts;
ii. determine similar and opposite meaning of words;
iii. differentiate between correct and incorrect punctuation and spelling;
iv. identify various grammatical patterns in use;
v. interpret information conveyed in sentences.

1.2 Oral Forms.

(a) Vowels (monothongs and diphthongs) : Study vowels you will also get question asking you to choose the correct option which represents the underlined vowel.

(b) Consonants (including clusters): Also study consonants because the school will test you on consonants, where you will ask to chose am option that contains the sound of the underlined consonant.

(C) Word stress (monosyllabic and polysyllabic)

You will get questions which are stress and syllables under the Oral English section.

(e) Intonation (words emphatic stress)

Emphatic stress involves the placement of normal
stress on words in an utterance for the purpose of emphasis.

Candidates should be able to:
i. make distinctions between vowel types;
ii. differentiate between consonant types;
iii. identify correct accentuation in individual words and
connected speech.

1.3 GNS


The school sets questions too from GNS, it could be from GNS 111 or any other areas of GNS.


Ordinarily GNS is a 100 level course, but some of the experts who sets the school post utme includes GNS questions.


The questions are usually twisted questions that may confuse your understanding.

Logical Reasoning: You need to be able to answer logical reasoning questions.
This is a topic you would not find in ordinary O’level Use of English


In this case, we urge you study more of past questions where you will be faced with questions under logical reasoning.


2. Mathematics

Among the questions you will get in the exam, you will also see mathematics questions.

Well, the mathematical questions presented are not that complicated.


There are more of quantitative questions and basic mathematics.

2. 1 Study Quantitative Reasoning questions: You need to get acquainted to Logical reasoning questions under mathematics.


It deals with you using brain to answer most twisted mathematical questions.


2.2 Study Basic mathematics:
You need to have a a primary background of mathematics and not the complicated or advanced part of the mathematics.


3. General Paper (current affairs)


This is the last section in the University of Ilorin Post Utme.

The school will give you series of questions under current affairs.


It’s wise for you to study past questions in this case but ensure you also study questions about the University of Ilorin.


Books to read for the University of Ilorin post Utme.


Now I will be recommending some books that are suitable for the University of Ilorin post utme. These books and other materials i will share will surely get you ready for the University of Ilorin post utme.


1. The invisible Teacher (Dele Ashade)


This book would be quite effective for preparing for Unilorin post utme, although it was designated for Jamb, it is also a recommended material to prepare for Unilorin Post Utme

This book can be purchased in Bookshop.


But, there is a PDF Version of The Invisible Teacher that we can give to you.

You will find it in the University of Ilorin Post Utme Preparation platform which was designed for candidates preparing for the University of Ilorin Post Utme.


Click here to go to the University of Ilorin preparation platform.


Other Books that should help:


Bamgbose, A. (2002) English Lexis and Structure for Senior Secondary Schools and colleges (Revised Edition,on), Ibadan: Heinemann

Banjo, A. et al (2004) New Oxford Secondary English Course Book Six for Senior Secondary Schools, Ibadan: UP Plc.

Caesar, O. J. (2003) Essential Oral English for Schools and Colleges, Lagos: Tonad Publishers Limited


The materials above will help you in the Use of English Section.


2. Current Affair: You can find current affair questions online, you can also find it in our Post Utme CBT Practice Section.


3. Past Questions: The last and most important material to prepare for Unilorin post utme is past questions.


There you will find what to study even in the mathematics section.

It’s very imperative for you to study past questions.


Download the PDF Version of the University of Ilorin Post-Utme syllabus.


We have compiled all the topics and sections you should focus your study on in a PDF.

It’s recommended that you download this version of Unilorin syllabus.


It would help keep you in track to ensure that you are well prepared for the University of Ilorin Post Utme.

Click here to download Unilorin Post Utme Past question – PDF


Alternative means of preparing for the University of Ilorin Post Utme.

Do you know there is a platform that was specifically designed for Students preparing for the University of Ilorin Post-Utme.


There is a lot to gain from the platform if you prepare using that platform.

You can practice thousands of Unilorin Post Utme questions and even the latest ones.


You can also get video and online lessons that will ace your preparation for the University of ilorin.

You would also be given different kinds of materials that will help you get prepared a 100%

All you have to do i go there, create an account and start practicing with all the materials that would be given to you in the platform.


This is one of the definite platform that guarantees you huge success.

Join over 1000 + students who are already preparing now.

Please Note:


While preparing make sure you attend Unilorin Post Utme lectures or use the video lessons we have on the platform that i mentioned above.


Do not only focus on Textbooks and past questions you need more  versatile system of preparation.

There are good tutorials around Ilorin that will help you prepare adequately for the exam.


Best of all, there are video lessons that will help you get well prepared for the exam.

In fact, all the topic outlined above are covered in our preparation platform.



I hope this Unilorin Post Utme syllabus for 2020 helps you accelerate your preparation for Unilorin post utme.


If you want to make it this year, make a habit to read very often, all you need have been made available.


Your success is quite important to us if you have any other challenges or questions to ask please drop a comment on this article and remember to share.

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