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University According To Administrative Region In Nigeria

There are total 156(approx) officially recognized/accredited Colleges or other higher education institutions in Nigeria
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in Nigeria

Areas Of Study University Count
Total Universities In Nigeria 156
Arts & Humanities 87
Business & Social Sciences 86
Language & Cultural 39
Medicine & Health 42
Engineering 46
Science 97
Universities Offering All Course 19

Important : Universities may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in that area of studies
Abia
There are total 6 universities in Abia out of which 6 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 6 in business & social science, 2 in language & culture, 3 in medicine & health, 2 in engineering and 4 in science & technology
Adamawa
There are total 3 universities in Adamawa out of which 2 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 0 in business & social science, 1 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 2 in science & technology
Akwa Ibom
There are total 4 universities in Akwa Ibom out of which 3 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 3 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 4 in science & technology
Anambra
There are total 6 universities in Anambra out of which 5 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 4 in business & social science, 2 in language & culture, 3 in medicine & health, 3 in engineering and 5 in science & technology
Bauchi
There are total 2 universities in Bauchi out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Bayelsa
There are total 3 universities in Bayelsa out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 1 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Benue
There are total 3 universities in Benue out of which 3 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 0 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Cross River
There are total 3 universities in Cross River out of which 2 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 1 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 2 in science & technology
Delta
There are total 8 universities in Delta out of which 3 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 4 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 6 in science & technology
Ebonyi
There are total 3 universities in Ebonyi out of which 2 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Edo
There are total 7 universities in Edo out of which 4 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 3 in business & social science, 2 in language & culture, 2 in medicine & health, 3 in engineering and 3 in science & technology
Ekiti
There are total 3 universities in Ekiti out of which 2 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 2 in business & social science, 2 in language & culture, 2 in medicine & health, 2 in engineering and 2 in science & technology
Enugu
There are total 6 universities in Enugu out of which 5 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 4 in business & social science, 3 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 3 in engineering and 4 in science & technology
Federal Capital Territory
There are total 5 universities in Federal Capital Territory out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 2 in business & social science, 2 in language & culture, 2 in medicine & health, 2 in engineering and 2 in science & technology
Gombe
There are total 3 universities in Gombe out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 1 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Imo
There are total 4 universities in Imo out of which 3 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 3 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 2 in science & technology
Jigawa
There are total 2 universities in Jigawa out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 0 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Kaduna
There are total 2 universities in Kaduna out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 1 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Kano
There are total 4 universities in Kano out of which 2 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 2 in science & technology
Katsina
There are total 3 universities in Katsina out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 0 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 0 in science & technology
Kebbi
There are total 2 universities in Kebbi out of which 0 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 0 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Kogi
There are total 3 universities in Kogi out of which 0 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 0 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 0 in science & technology
Kwara
There are total 6 universities in Kwara out of which 4 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 5 in business & social science, 4 in language & culture, 2 in medicine & health, 3 in engineering and 5 in science & technology
Lagos
There are total 7 universities in Lagos out of which 5 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 5 in business & social science, 2 in language & culture, 3 in medicine & health, 2 in engineering and 4 in science & technology
Nasarawa
There are total 3 universities in Nasarawa out of which 2 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Niger
There are total 2 universities in Niger out of which 0 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Ogun
There are total 16 universities in Ogun out of which 7 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 13 in business & social science, 4 in language & culture, 2 in medicine & health, 5 in engineering and 14 in science & technology
Ondo
There are total 7 universities in Ondo out of which 2 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 4 in business & social science, 2 in language & culture, 3 in medicine & health, 2 in engineering and 6 in science & technology
Osun
There are total 8 universities in Osun out of which 7 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 6 in business & social science, 4 in language & culture, 3 in medicine & health, 3 in engineering and 6 in science & technology
Oyo
There are total 9 universities in Oyo out of which 6 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 7 in business & social science, 3 in language & culture, 3 in medicine & health, 4 in engineering and 8 in science & technology
Plateau
There are total 2 universities in Plateau out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 1 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Rivers
There are total 4 universities in Rivers out of which 3 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 3 in business & social science, 1 in language & culture, 3 in medicine & health, 2 in engineering and 3 in science & technology
Sokoto
There are total 2 universities in Sokoto out of which 1 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 1 in medicine & health, 1 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Taraba
There are total 3 universities in Taraba out of which 0 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 1 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 1 in science & technology
Yobe
There are total 2 universities in Yobe out of which 0 universities provide courses in arts & humanities, 0 in business & social science, 0 in language & culture, 0 in medicine & health, 0 in engineering and 0 in science & technology


Top 10 Universities In Nigeria

Rank University
1 University of Benin
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1970. University of Benin is located in ugbowo , edo, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 50 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
2 Veritas University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2007. Veritas University is located in abuja, federal capital territory, nigeria is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 13 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
3 University of Abuja
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1988. University of Abuja is located in abuja, federal capital territory, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. This 32 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
4 Baze University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2011. Baze University is located in abuja, federal capital territory, nigeria is a Not reported higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 9 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
5 University of Ibadan
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1948. University of Ibadan is located in ibadan, oyo, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. This 72 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
6 University of Lagos
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1962. University of Lagos is located in lagos, lagos, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 58 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
7 University of Port Harcourt
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1975. University of Port Harcourt is located in port harcourt, rivers, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations and students past academic record and grades. This 45 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
8 Bayero University Kano
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1975. Bayero University Kano is located in kano, kano, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 45 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
9 University of Nigeria
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1960. University of Nigeria is located in nsukka , enugu, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 60 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
10 Obafemi Awolowo University
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1962. Obafemi Awolowo University is located in ile-ife, osun, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 58 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

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