This study is provoked by high prevalence of HIV/AIDS in Nigerian tertiary institutions. It
examined the level of awareness of HIV/AIDS and sexual behaviour of the students of University
of Ilorin, Nigeria. The study utilized both primary and secondary data. The primary data were
obtained through questionnaires administration on randomly selected student of the institution.
Secondary data used were obtained from published materials. The data, presented in
percentages revealed high level of awareness and knowledge of HIV/AIDS among students. In
spite of this, students were found to be involved in risky sexual behaviour. The reasons adduced
to institutional failures, the basis upon which recommendations were offered.

How to Cite
A. O., Fawole; D.V, Ogunkan; G.S., Adegoke. Sexual Behaviour and Perception of Hiv/Aids in Nigerian Tertiary Institutions: University of Ilorin, a Case Study. Global Journal of Human-Social Science Research, [S.l.], v. 11, n. 1, feb. 2011. ISSN 2249-460X. Available at: <https://socialscienceresearch.org/index.php/GJHSS/article/view/77>. Date accessed: 29 nov. 2021.