If you are considering seeking admission into any university in Nigeria, it is best you think twice about it, so that you do not end up choosing a university that you will may not like in the long run.
That’s why I prepare this post for you, to give you highlight of the top Ten University in Nigeria.
So if you in one of this category; planning on taking Jamb, JUPEB or IJMB, you need to read the full details of this post.
Top 10 Universities in Nigeria
Let’s jump straight to it;
University of Lagos
The University of Lagos generally known as UNILAG was founded in 1962.
The University has three campuses in Lagos, one at Akoka, at the main campus, the school of Radiography, campus at Yaba, and the college of Medicine at Idi Arah.
The University enrolls over 40,000 students every year; this makes it one of the most competitive in the country in terms of admission.
Basic Medical Sciences
Covenant University is a private institution.
It was founded by David Oyedepo in 21 October 2007.
The university is located in Ota, Ogun state.
The covenant University also has her secondary school in the school environment, founded in October 14 2010.
Banking and Finance
Computer and Information Sciences
Economics and Development Studies
Electrical and Information Engineering
– Computer Engineering
– Electrical and Electronics Engineering
– Information and Communications Engineering
Political Science and International Relations
University of Nigeria
The University of Nigeria, generally known as UNN, was founded by Nnamdi Azikiwe in 1955, and was formally opened in 7 October 1960.
UNN is located in Nsukka, Enugu, Nigeria.
It has four campuses; Nsukka, Enugu, Ikuku-Ozatta and Ozalla.
Archaeology & Tourism
History & International Studies
Fine & Applied Arts
English & Literary Studies
Linguistics & Nigerian Languages
Banking & Finance
Health & Physical Education
Library Sciences Education
Social Science Education
Vocational Teacher Education
Agric. & Bioresources Engineering
Materials & Metallurgical Engineering
Child Dental Health
Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
Environmental Studies Estate Management
Urban & Regional Planning
Surveying & Geodesy
Health Science and technology
Medical Laboratory Technology
Public & Private Law
International Law & Jurisprudence
Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry
Pharmacology and Toxicology
Pharmacognosy and Environmental Medicines
Physics & Astronomy
Pure and Industrial Chemistry
Sociology & Anthropology
Religious and Cultural Studies
Medical Sciences Anaesthesia
Haematology & Immunology
Obstetrics & Gaenecology
Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Veterinary pathology and Microbiology
Veterinary Obstetrics and Reproductive Diseases
Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology
Veterinary Parasitology & Entomology
Animal Health & Production
Veterinary Public Health & Preventive Medicine
Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Obafemi Awolowo University
Obafemi Awolowo University known as University of Ife is a federal government.
It was founded in 1961, but lectures began in October 1962.
The name of the University was changed from University of Ife by Late Samuel Ladoke to Obafemi Awolowo University on 12 May 1987 in the honour of Chief Obafemi Awolowo.
Basic Medical Sciences,
University of Illorin
The university of Illorin also known as UNILORIN. It is a federal educational institution.
It is located in Illorin, Kwara state, Nigeria.
It was founded by the federal military government in August, 1975.
There are fifteen faculties, they are:
Engineering and Technology
Communication and Information Sciences
University of Benin
University of Benin also known as UNIBEN, was founded in 1970.
It is a federal government University, located in Benin city, Edo state, Nigeria.
There are two main campus, they are:
College of Medical Sciences
School of Basic Med. Science
School of Dentistry
School of Medicine
University of Abuja
The University of Abuja known as UNIABUJA, was established January 1, 1988.
Faculties and colleges
College of Health Sciences.
Faculties of Arts
Faculties of Agriculture
Faculties of Education
Faculties of Engineering
Faculty of Law
Faculty of sciences
Faculty of social science.
Faculty of management science
Faculty of veterinary medicine
School of postgraduate studies
School of Remedial studies
Federal University of Technology Minna
Federal University of Technolgy Minna, is a federal post secondary educational institution. It was founde in 1983. It wa located in Minna, Nigeria.
School of Agriculture and Agriculture Technology
School of Infra structures process and Engineering Technology
School of Engineering and Engineering Technology
School of entrepreneurship and management Technology
School of Environmental Technology
School of life science
School of physical science
School of information and communication Technology
School of Technology Education
School of postgraduate studies
University of Ibadan
The University of Ibadan, popularly known as UI, is a feral government, educational institution, located in Ibadan, in Western Nigeria. It was founded in 1948.
College of medicine
Agriculture and forestry
Renewable Natural Resources
Environmental design and management
Ahmadu Bello University
Ahmadu Bello university is a federal government educational institution.
Ahmadu Bello University known as ABU was founded on October, 1962.
There are two campuses, they are:
Arts and Languages
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