Founded 1982 as Obafemi Awolowo University, Ado-Ekiti. 1985, renamed Ondo State Universty, Ado-Ekiti. 1996, when Ekiti State created from the former Ondo State, the two States jointly owned the University until December 1999. 2002, relocated to Akungba-Akoko and was renamed Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko.
Accreditation: National Universities Commission, Abuja, Nigeria, Accounting Professional Body (ICAN), Nigeria Mining and Geological Science Professional Body, Council of Legal Education of Nigeria
- Education FacultyFields of study: Adult Education, Art Education, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, English, Foreign Languages Education, History, Humanities and Social Science Education, Native Language Education, Religious Education, Religious Studies, Science Education, Technology Education
- Requirements: Universities Matriculation Examination. Secondary School Certificate of Education (SSCE), NECO, GCE 'O' Level, or equivalent with credits in 5 relevant subjects including English, obtained at no more than 2 sittings. For Master's Degree, in addition to the basic requirements, applicants must hold either a Postgraduate Diploma with an overall minimum average score of 60%, or a First or Second Class Division obtained from University recognized by Senate. For Ph.D. Degree Programmes: a minimum of aggregate grade of 60% (B) or a GPA of at least 2.8 on a 4-point scale at Master's or equivalent obtained from University recognized by Senate.
- Students allowance: Co-ed