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Top University In Nigeria

There are total 183(approx) officially recognized/accredited Colleges or other higher education institutions in Nigeria
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in Nigeria
183,84,82,38,40,44,93,19

Important : Universities may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree in that area of studies

List of all universities in Nigeria

Below list contains officially recognized/accredited Nigeria Universities, Colleges or other higher education institutions

Important : All universities are arranged according to their web ranking, which is based on the popularity of university/college website all over the world

The shown matrix is only the indicative and it may or may not be up-to-date or complete. Please contact or visit university official website for the complete information regarding areas of studies and the currently offered courses


Rank University Administrative Region
1 Ahmadu Bello University
Control Type : Housing :

Founded in 1962. Ahmadu Bello University is located in zaria, kaduna, nigeria is a higher education university. The university admission process is . This 56 years old higher education institution provides admission to and . University official website link http://www.abu.edu.ng
Kaduna
2 Ahmadu Bello University
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1962. Ahmadu Bello University is located in zaria, kaduna, 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 56 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://abu.edu.ng
Kaduna
3 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 58 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.unn.edu.ng
Enugu
4 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 70 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://ui.edu.ng
Oyo
5 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 56 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.oauife.edu.ng
Osun
6 University of Ibadan
Control Type : Housing :

Founded in 1948. University of Ibadan is located in ibadan, oyo, nigeria is a higher education university. The university admission process is . This 70 years old higher education institution provides admission to and . University official website link http://www.ui.edu.ng
Oyo
7 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 56 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://unilag.edu.ng
Lagos
8 University of Ilorin
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1975. University of Ilorin is located in ilorin, kwara, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 43 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.unilorin.edu.ng
Kwara
9 Landmark University
Control Type : Housing :

Founded in 2011. Landmark University is located in omu-aran, kwara, nigeria is a higher education university. The university admission process is . This 7 years old higher education institution provides admission to and . University official website link http://www.lmu.edu.ng
Kwara
10 Landmark University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2011. Landmark University is located in omu-aran, kwara, 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 7 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://lmu.edu.ng
Kwara
11 Federal University of Technology, Minna
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1982. Federal University of Technology, Minna is located in minna, niger, 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 36 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.futminna.edu.ng
Niger
12 Covenant University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2002. Covenant University is located in ota, ogun, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 16 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://covenantuniversity.edu.ng
Ogun
13 Covenant University
Control Type : Housing :

Founded in 2002. Covenant University is located in ota, ogun, nigeria is a higher education university. The university admission process is . This 16 years old higher education institution provides admission to and . University official website link http://www.covenantuniversity.edu.ng
Ogun
14 Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1988. Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta is located in abeokuta, ogun, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 30 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.unaab.edu.ng
Ogun
15 Federal University of Technology, Akure
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1981. Federal University of Technology, Akure is located in akure, ondo, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 37 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.futa.edu.ng
Ondo
16 University of Jos
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes

Founded in 1975. University of Jos is located in jos, plateau, 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 43 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.unijos.edu.ng
Plateau
17 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1988. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University is located in bauchi, bauchi, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 30 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.atbu.edu.ng
Bauchi
18 Babcock University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1999. Babcock University is located in ilishan-remo, ogun, 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 19 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.babcock.edu.ng
Ogun
19 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 43 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.uniport.edu.ng
Rivers
20 American University of Nigeria
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2004. American University of Nigeria is located in yola, adamawa, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on students past academic record and grades. This 14 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.aun.edu.ng
Adamawa
21 Usmanu Danfodio University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1975. Usmanu Danfodio University is located in sokoto, sokoto, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 43 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.udusok.edu.ng
Sokoto
22 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 30 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.uniabuja.edu.ng
Federal Capital Territory
23 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 43 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.buk.edu.ng
Kano
24 Kwara State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 2009. Kwara State University is located in ilorin, kwara, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 9 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.kwasu.edu.ng
Kwara
25 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 48 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.uniben.edu
Edo
26 Benue State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1992. Benue State University is located in makurdi, benue, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 26 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.bsum.edu.ng
Benue
27 University of Agriculture, Makurdi
Control Type : Housing :

Founded in 1988. University of Agriculture, Makurdi is located in makurdi, benue, nigeria is a higher education university. The university admission process is . This 30 years old higher education institution provides admission to and . University official website link http://www.uam.edu.ng
Benue
28 University of Agriculture, Makurdi
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1988. University of Agriculture, Makurdi is located in makurdi, benue, nigeria is a Non-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is Not reported. This 30 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://uam.edu.ng
Benue
29 Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported

Founded in 1990. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology is located in ogbomoso , 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 28 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.lautech.edu.ng
Oyo
30 Al-Hikmah University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes

Founded in 2005. Al-Hikmah University is located in ilorin ..., kwara, nigeria is a For-Profit higher education university. The university admission process is based on entrance examinations. This 13 years old higher education institution provides admission to Men and Women (coed) and Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission. University official website link http://www.alhikmah.edu.ng
Kwara
31 Lagos State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Lagos
32 Al-Hikmah University
Control Type : Housing :
Kwara
33 Umaru Musa Yar'Adua University
Control Type : Housing :
Katsina
34 Umaru Musa Yar'Adua University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Katsina
35 Nasarawa State University
Control Type : Housing :
Nasarawa
36 Nasarawa State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Nasarawa
37 Adekunle Ajasin University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Ondo
38 University of Uyo
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Akwa Ibom
39 Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes
Ekiti
40 Federal University, Dutsin-Ma
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Katsina
41 Olabisi Onabanjo University
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes
Ogun
42 Kano University of Science and Technology
Control Type : Housing :
Kano
43 Afe Babalola University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes
Ekiti
44 Afe Babalola University
Control Type : Housing :
Ekiti
45 Kogi State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Kogi
46 Osun State University
Control Type : Housing :
Osun
47 Tai Solarin University of Education
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Ogun
48 University of Calabar
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes
Cross River
49 Osun State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes
Osun
50 Federal University of Technology, Owerri
Control Type : Housing :
Imo
51 Federal University of Technology, Owerri
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes
Imo
52 Federal University, Oye-Ekiti
Control Type : Housing :
Ekiti
53 Federal University, Oye-Ekiti
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes
Ekiti
54 Pan African University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Lagos
55 Pan African University
Control Type : Housing :
Lagos
56 Enugu State University of Science and Technology
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Enugu
57 Ebonyi State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Ebonyi
58 University of Maiduguri
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Borno
59 Federal University, Lokoja
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Kogi
60 Redeemer's University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes
Ogun
61 Nnamdi Azikiwe University
Control Type : Housing :
Anambra
62 Redeemer's University
Control Type : Housing :
Ogun
63 Nnamdi Azikiwe University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Anambra
64 Federal University, Ndufu-Alike
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Ebonyi
65 Michael Okpara University of Agriculture
Control Type : Housing :
Abia
66 Northwest University Kano
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Kano
67 Michael Okpara University of Agriculture
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Abia
68 Taraba State University
Control Type : Housing :
Taraba
69 African University of Science and Technology
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Federal Capital Territory
70 Elizade University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes
Ondo
71 Bells University of Technology
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes
Ogun
72 Cross River University of Technology
Control Type : Housing :
Cross River
73 Federal University, Birnin Kebbi
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Kebbi
74 Sokoto State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Sokoto
75 University of Medical Sciences
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Ondo
76 Cross River University of Technology
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Cross River
77 Federal University of Petroleum Resources
Control Type : Public Housing : Yes
Delta
78 Taraba State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Taraba
79 Bowen University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Osun
80 Anchor Univeristy, Lagos
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Lagos
81 Akwa Ibom State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Akwa Ibom
82 Federal University, Lafia
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Nasarawa
83 Bowen University
Control Type : Housing :
Osun
84 Adeleke University
Control Type : Housing :
Osun
85 Adeleke University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Osun
86 Ignatius Ajuru University of Education
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Rivers
87 Mountain Top University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Ogun
88 Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Niger
89 Caleb University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Lagos
90 Federal University, Otuoke
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Bayelsa
91 Abia State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Abia
92 Veritas University
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Federal Capital Territory
93 Godfrey Okoye University
Control Type : Housing :
Enugu
94 Delta State University, Abraka
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Delta
95 Godfrey Okoye University
Control Type : Private Housing : Yes
Enugu
96 Modibbo Adama University of Technology
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Adamawa
97 Niger Delta University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Bayelsa
98 Al-Qalam University, Katsina
Control Type : Private Housing : Not reported
Katsina
99 Bauchi State University
Control Type : Public Housing : Not reported
Bauchi
100 Modibbo Adama University of Technology
Control Type : Housing :
Adamawa

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