The University of Ibadan is known mainly for academic excellence and raising students worthy in character. However, with the population distribution of the university having a larger percentage of young folks, it’s customary to see them try several things beyond academics.
The current trend of young individuals in the university having and concurrently running businesses alongside school has become a norm in the Nigerian educational system. This has gotten many students the tag –”Student-preneur”.
Students of the University of Ibadan are not beleft in this category. In this article, Campus News takes a look at the biggest brands in the University of Ibadan based on visibility among students, popularity and conversions.
SALTUNS is a digital agency that majors in designing different kinds of graphics with a specialization in branding, advertisement and marketing. They are known to pay attention to the littlest of detail which helps them produce quality designs and also get constant referrals. They consistently earn the trust of their clients. SALTUNS tell your story with designs that are top-notch, simple, yet elegant.
Branding is an important aspect of your business that should not be left out because it is your voice. It speaks to the minds of your audience, especially in your absence.
Do you want to identify a design from SALTUNS? Check the bottom left corner of any design. You will see the name ‘SALTUNS’. We are sure you’ll want to connect with them, and a try with them will convince you to stay.
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2. The Bitcoin Shop
The Bitcoin Shop is a 21st-century financial exchange platform that deals in the exchange of cryptocurrency in a fast, easy and reliable manner. With headquarters in Ibadan, they utilize new generation technology tools to carry out their operations and to protect the information and transaction of their customers. With over 10,000+ deals completed The Bitcoin shop has created a system of reliability and trustworthiness with security in business and completing transactions.
3. The Boxy Brand
The Boxy brand is a major entertainment brand in the University of Ibadan. The company is owned by Onibokun Mayowa, popularly known as Mayor, a student of University. The Boxy brand is the brain behind many big and successful parties and events that have been held on the university campus with the biggest being the recently held Pop-up party. The Boxy brand is an event planning and entertainment platform launched in 2020 with the sole aim of defining entertainment. Another event organized by The Boxy Brand, Music Fiesta won the event of the year award at the 2021 U.I Students’ Union Award held by the Integration team.
4. Nas Couture
This is another big business brand owned by a student of the University of Ibadan. It’s an online fashion store and your one-stop online shop to place your order for both male and female clothes at affordable prices. NAS Couture is owned by Afolabi Nasirudeen, a 400level student of U.I. Nas Couture is known for its articulate designs and its breathtaking collections which include the coloured Mufasa collection, Love and light collection, Mufasa amongst many others. In the First half of 2021, Nas collection made deliveries to the U.S.A, Italy, Germany, U.A.E, Cotonou and Ghana amongst other numerous deals with U.I and other parts of the country.
ArTistSmith is an art brand that specialises in graffiti arts. The ArTistSmith Brand is owned by Tobiloba Afeyanju, a student of the University of Ibadan. The popularity of ArTistSmith on the university campus can’t be contested as a larger percentage of hand-painted cloth design on campus was made by ArTistSmith. The brand is well known for its amazing designs which include the EMOJEANS, Skeletal Collection, Funky e.t.c ArTistSmith paints on anything, clothes, shoes, bags, walls e.t.c. His creativity is top-notch and this earned him the award of Most Creative Nigerian Student at the NMBS Awards 2019.