If you are searching for the best and most renound University in Nigeria to attend but can't find any, then you are at the right place. Below are list of the top 20 universities you can attend in Nigeria(The list below includes both private and government owned universities in Nigeria).
Tuesday, 5 December 2017
Best 20 Universities In Nigeria You Can Apply In
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20. LAGOS STATE UNIVERSITY (LASU)
The Lagos State University (LASU), is one of the most considerable choice of school to make, for every student, when it comes to choosing the best university in to attend. The Lagos State University was founded in 1983, and till today, the University, has been able to stand its ground as a non-profit making public high institution.
19. BABCOCK UNIVERSITY (BU)
It is true that, the Babcook University (BU), is not too popular, owing to the fact that, it is a private university. But, no one cannot fully mention the best 20 universities in Nigeria where the Babcock University is skipped.
The university was founded in 1999. It was also ranked the 20th University in Nigeria in 2017. The university has also contributed largely to the Education of Nigeria, by upholding its motto which is;
"Knowledge, Truth, Service"
18. UNIVERSITY OF JOS (UNIJOS).
This is another highly venerable school in Nigeria for students from all party of the country, and the world at large. The University of Jos (UNIJOS), was founded in 1975. The University was ranked 18th top Universities in Nigeria in 2017, and today the university of Jos still maintain its high education and moral standard.
17.FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY AKURE (FUTA).
This another Nigeria most prestigious university, located in the suburban setting of the small city of Akure. This is also a non-profit public high education institution. The university has contributed greatly for 36years after it was created in 1981. As the top 17th university in Nigeria, The university has succeeded in establishing the sinaro of Self Reliance among the Nigerian youths.
16. SAMUEL ADEGBODEGA UNIVERSITY (SAU).
The Samuel Adegbodega University (SAU), is a private university, created in 2011. The university is also located at Ogwa, Edo state Nigeria. According to the 2017 Uniranking, this University was the 16th top and best University in Nigeria. one striking thing about this 6(six) years old university is that, Students can easily gain admission to the school as not much students usually apply in the school.
15. University Of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT).
The University of Port Harcourt (Uniport), is a government owned university created in 1975, with the aim to enlighten and promote self-reliance among students. The university was ranked 15th top university in the 2017 university ranking. The university is also a coeducational higher education institution.
14. LANDMARK UNIVERSITY (LMU).
I know you might have not heard of this university. Well, this is one among the many private obsolete universities we have here in Nigeria. The Landmark University (LMU), is located in Omo-Aran, Kwara State. The university Has its motto as " Breaking New Grounds". And itwas also recorded the 14th top university in Nigeria in 2017, for all Nigerian students and to the world at large.
13. AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY (ABUAD).
The Afe Babalola University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in Ado Ekiti. The university was established in 2009 with the aim to consolidate the standard of the Nigerian Education. Just like the Samuel Adegbodega University (SAU), the Afe Babalola University (ABUAD) also easily admit students to her university.
12. UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, ABEOKUTA (UNAAB).
The University of Agriculture Abeokuta (UNAAB), was established in 1988 for Knowledge and Development with is in line with the School's motto. It was recorded the 12th top Nigeria University in 2017. For the 29 years, the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta has lasted, they have been doing well.
11. FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, OWERRI (FUTO).
The Federal University of Owirri (FUTO) is a government owned university, that is aimed at standardizing the Nigerian technology. The University is a very venerated university in Nigeria, and has been the choice of many students in Nigeria. It was recorded to be 11th top university in Nigeria, and they also, have been doing good as well.
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10. UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA
It is the county's capital University.
And was created in 1988. According to the university Motto, the university of Abuja is sole bent on promoting Unity. the university has the tenth(10th) position in the country's university ranking and 4455th position in the world ranking. The university of Abuja has always been the choice of school for many Nigerians, and so I will reccommend this school for every student who wants to attend one of the best universities in Nigeria.
9. UNIVERSITY OF BENIN (UNIBEN)
The University of Benin (UNIBEN), is a government owned university which was established in 1970, Ugbowo, Edo state. According to the Nigeria university ranking (2017), UNIBEN was recorded as the top nine(9) university in Nigeria, and the top four thousand three hundred and nine (4309). One essential reason why the University of Benin is love by many student, is its flexibility to gain admission.
8.UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN (UNILORIN)
This is another school in Nigeria where learning is priority. The University of Ilorin (UNILORIN),is a government owned university established in 1975 to promote learning in Nigeria. The university was recorded as the eighth(8th) University in Nigeria, and the top four thousand, twenty (4020) university of the world. The university has contributed enormously go the Nigeria Education though its impact and discipline.
7. FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, MINNA (FUT MINNA)
The Federal University of Technology (FUT Minna), Minna is a for-profit public higher education institution established in 1982, and located in Minna, Niger state. Students often go for the Federal University of technology, Minna(FUT Minna) because, the university always offer admission to its applicants. That notwithstanding, the university is still morally and educational high. This brought the to the 7th place the Nigeria university ranking and the 3202nd place in the world university ranking as well.
6. AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY(ABU)
This university, is one of the best university in Nigeria. The Ahmadu Bello University has also contributed to the Nigeria Education especially, in the North. the university was established in 1962, and it is located in Zaria, Kaduna state. The Ahmadu Bello university in was placed at the sixth position in the Nigeria University ranking and at the two thousand eight hundred and fourth position(2804th), in the world university ranking. Gaining admission into this university is less difficult owing to the fact that, it is a least selective institution.
Coming to the top Five(5). Below are the best universities in Nigeria.
5. CONVENANT UNIVERSITY(CU)
It was established in 2002 Ota, Ogun state. The Covenant University is a very obsolete university here in Nigeria. This is because the university is a private owned university, which might be too difficult for many students to afford for. Nevertheless, The Convenant University, Still remain the 5th best university in Nigeria.
4. OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY (OAU).
The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), it another highly venerated university in Nigeria. The university was established in 1962 Ile-Ife, Ogun State. The university is sole bent on promoting learning and culture of the Nigeria students. The university has been the first choice of many Nigeria students as the school is always aimed at promoting learning among students.
3. UNIVERSITY Of Lagos (UNILAG)
The Lagos State University was established in 1962 with the aim of consolidating the standard of Nigeria Education. It is a non-profit public higher education institution. Lagos State University, also known as LASU, is a very respected institution in Nigeria and in some parts of the world. This, has placed the school in 3rd position according to the Nigeria university ranking 2017.
2. UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, NSUKKA (UNN).
The University of Nigeria, Nsukka(UNN) is the country's no.1 university. Which was created in 1960. Currently the University of Nigeria is 57 years old. The University of is sole bent on restoring the dignity. This it reviewed in the school's motto which states; "to restore the dignity of man" and without any doubt, the university has been able to defend this motto. The university of Nigeria is the 2nd top university in Nigeria and the 1999th position in the world university ranking 2017.
1. UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN
Finally, to the best and most prestigious university in Nigeria. There is no doubt that the University of Ibadan (UI) is the best and the first university in Nigeria. The school was created in 1948, and is located in ibadon, Oyo state. Due to to the large large number of students who apply in this school every year, The school end up admitting only a small number of students in every academic section. Nevertheless, the University of Ibadan still remain the best university in Nigeria. This is as a result of the high education standard the school impact on its students. The university of Ibadan, according to the world university ranking, is the 992nd best university in the world and the best in Nigeria.
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