The Governing Council of the Ekiti State University has approved the promotion of four Senior Academic Staff to the post of Professors.

Those promoted are: F. A. Olajide now a Professor of Philosophy with effect from 1st of October, 2011, O. R. Adeniyi a Professor of Philosophy with effect from 1st of October, 2008; S. O. Kolawole now a Professor of French with effect from 1st October, 2011 and T. O. Adeyemi a Professor of Education Administration with effect from 1st October, 2012.