Top 10 Universities in Nigeria

Top 10 Universities in Nigeria-lifestyleblogtv

What are the most popular Universities in Nigeria? Lifestyleblotv tries to answer this question by postingg the 2018 Nigerian University Ranking of some recognized Nigerian higher-education institutions looking at some criterias.

UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN

Established in 1948, University of Ibadan is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Ibadan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Oyo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Ibadan (UI) is a large (Enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Ibadan (UI) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

 

UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA

Established in 1960, University of Nigeria is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Nsukka (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Enugu. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Enugu, Aba. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Nigeria (UNN) is a very large (Enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Nigeria (UNN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

 

 UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS

Founded in 1962, University of Lagos is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Lagos (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Lagos (UNILAG) is a very large (Enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Lagos (UNILAG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY

Established in 1962, Ahmadu Bello University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Zaria (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kaduna. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) is a large (Enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

 

OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY ILE IFE

Established in 1962, Obafemi Awolowo University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Ile-Ife (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Osun. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) is a large (Enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.. This 56 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

 

UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN

Established in 1975, University of Ilorin is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Ilorin (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Kwara. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Ilorin is a large (Enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Ilorin offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 43 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

 

COVENANT UNIVERSITY

Established in 2002, Covenant University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Ota (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Ogun. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Covenant University (CU) is a medium-sized (Enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Pentecostal religion. Covenant University (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 15 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Nigerian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

 

LANDMARK UNIVERISITY

Established in 2011, Landmark University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in Omu-Aran, Kwara. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Landmark University (LMU) is a small (Enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Pentecostal religion. Landmark University (LMU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. This 7 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Nigerian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

 

UNIVERSITY OF BENIN

Founded in 1970, University of Benin is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Benin City (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Edo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, University of Benin (UNIBEN) is a very large (Enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Benin (UNIBEN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 48 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Nigerian higher education organization a least selective institution.

 

Federal University of Technology, Akure

Founded in 1981, Federal University of Technology, Akure is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Akure (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Ondo. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) is a large (Enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.This 37 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Nigerian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

 

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