Top 10 Best Universities With Outstanding Academic Programs in Nigeria
This article provides an overview of the top 10 best universities in Nigeria. The ranking is based on programs offered in school, school activities on campus , high training, courses offered.
1. University of Ibadan
The University of Ibadan is a public research university in Ibadan, Nigeria. It became an independent university in 1962 and is the oldest degree-awarding institution in Nigeria.
2. Covenant University
The University is a Private University and founded in 2002 as a Christian university, it offers courses cutting across science and technology, arts, management and Social science, engineering etc.
3. University of Lagos
The University of Lagos, popularly known as UNILAG, a public research university located in Lagos, Nigeria and was founded in 1962. The University Of Lagos (UNILAG) is a public research university in Lagos. It takes a slot on the list of 10 best universities in Nigeria due to a long-standing status of giving the best in class learning and research.
4. Obafemi Awolowo University
Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) is a federal government-owned university that is located in the ancient city of Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.
5. University of Nigeria, Nsukka
The University of Nigeria, commonly referred to as UNN, is a federal university located in Nsukka, Enugu State, Eastern part of Nigeria.
6. Federal University of Technology, Minna
FUT MINNA specializes in technological education. Offering Bachelor’s of Technology, Master’s of Technology in various technology inclined field.
7. Ahmadu Bello University
Ahmadu Bello University is a federal government research university in Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria, opened in 1962 as the University of Northern Nigeria.
8. University of Benin
University of Benin is a public research university located in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria. It is among the universities owned by the Federal Government of Nigeria and was founded in 1970. The school currently has two campuses with fifteen faculties including a central library called the John Harris Library. The buildings in UNIBEN are sparsely built, they are not close to each other.
9. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) offers academic opportunities in technological oriented fields.
10. University of Abuja
The university has both the main and mini campuses located in Abuja . This is a well-known institution that majored in doing Law. The institution’s vice-chancellor is Prof. Michael Umale Adikwu.