The Pan African University Institute of Life and Earth Sciences (including Health and Agriculture), PAULESI is located in the premier University of Nigeria, University of Ibadan which has world class departments involved in the delivery of programmes in life, earth, agriculture and health.

Through its alumni and alumnae, the University of Ibadan has, in the past six decades contributed significantly to the political, industrial, economic and cultural development of Nigeria.

These graduates, staff and students are making great impact on the world through their new discoveries, innovations and inventions in science, medicine, agriculture, business and technology. No doubt, the University’s commitment to academic excellence enables them to fly high.

UI looks forward to an exciting future!




Prof. Abatan Matthew Oluwole, Director of PAULESI

Prof. Oluwole holds a PhD in Veterinary Medicine as well as a Phd in Veterinary Toxicology from the University of Ibadan. He has worked as a lecturer in Zimbabwe, Zambia and Nigeria, and worked as a external examiner at universities across the continent. Prof Oluwole has presented his work in Germany, Zimbabwe, and Nigeria, and published a great number of research papers.