In 1962, the University of Lagos was set up. It has three campuses in Yaba and Surulere at the moment. It has two campuses in Yaba, but its College of Medicine is in Idi-Araba, Surulere. The main campus is in Akoka, and the newer campus is at the former School of Radiography. All three campuses are in the Mainland of Lagos, which is a very interesting fact. Its main campus is on 802 acres of land in Akoka, which is in the north-eastern part of Yaba. It has a beautiful view of the Lagos lagoon.