Top 100 Universities In Nigeria 2017

Top 100 Universities In Nigeria 2017

Nigeria is a home to a large population of people, it is also a home to a high number universities. The country has over a hundred universities, its universities are made up of federal universities, state universities, and private universities. This article will inform you on the top 100 universities in Nigeria. The top 100 universities in Nigeria will be sectioned into 5 groups, each group will contain 20 universities.

Here comes the first group of the top 100 universities in Nigeria, the group contains the top 20 universities in the country. This group is led by the University of Ibadan. The University is Ibadan is a prestigious federal university in Nigeria, it is located in the largest city in West Africa, Ibadan. This school happens to be the first university in the country, and it has leveraged this to acquire great experience. The school was established in 1948, and it has the following faculties: Agriculture and Forestry, Arts, Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical Sciences, Dentistry, Education, Law, Pharmacy, Public Health, Science, Technology, The Social Sciences and Veterinary Medicine.

University of Ibadan, Top 100 University In Nigeria

University of Ibadan

Top 100 Universities In Nigeria 2017

1. University of Ibadan
2. Covenant University Ota
3. University of Nigeria
4. Obafemi Awolowo University
5. Federal University of Technology Minna
6. University of Lagos
7. Ahmadu Bello University
8. University of Agriculture Abeokuta
9. University of Ilorin
10. Federal University of Technology Akure
11. University of Benin
12. University of Port Harcourt
13. Federal University of Technology Owerri
14. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
15. Bayero University Kano
16. University of Uyo
17. Lagos State University
18. University of Calabar
19. University of Abuja
20. Afe Babalola University Ado Ekiti

The next 20 are the second best 20 universities on this list of the top 100 universities in Nigeria. We have a good number of private institutions on this list: American University of Nigeria, Landmark University, Babcock University, Redeemer’s University, Federal University Dutsin, Samuel Adegboyega University and Adekunle Ajasin University. The University of Jos tops this group, it was established in 1975 by the federal government of Nigeria.

University of Jos

University of Jos

21. University of Jos
22. Nnamdi Azikiwe University
23. University of Maiduguri
24. Olabisi Onabanjo University (Ogun State University)
25. American University of Nigeria
26. Landmark University
27. Federal University Oye Ekiti Ekiti State
28. Ebonyi State University
29. Usmanu Danfodiyo University
30. Babcock University
31. Adekunle Ajasin University
32. Niger Delta University
33. African University of Science & Technology Abuja
34. Rivers State University of Science & Technology
35. Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike
36. Babcock University
31. Adekunle Ajasin University State University Ado Ekiti (University of Ado Ekiti)
37. Redeemer’s University
38. Federal University Dutsin Ma
39. Samuel Adegboyega University Ogwa
40. Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi

Our next group of 20 is made up universities from no 41 to 60 on our list of the top 100 universities in Nigeria. This group is topped by Osun State University, located in the state capital, Osogbo. Osun State University is a relatively young institution, but it has managed to soar up to position 41 on this list. Despite the financial problem the school is facing, it tries its best to ensure that its academic calendar is not affected.

Osun State University, Top 100 University In Nigeria

Osun State University

41. Osun State University
42. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University
43. Cross River State University of Science & Technology Calabar
44. Enugu State University of Science & Technology
45. Abia State University Uturu
46. Federal University Ndufu Alike Ikwo FUNAI
47. Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma
48. Kwara State University
49. Auchi Polytechnic
50. Lagos State University College of Medicine
51. Imo State University Owerri
52. Benue State University
53. Bowen University
54. Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University (Katsina State University)
55. Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola (Federal University of Technology)
56. Delta State University Nigeria
57. Igbinedion University Okada
58. Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna
59. Lagos Business School Pan Atlantic University
60. Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike

Here comes the group containing universities between position 61 and 80 on our list of the top 10 universities in Nigeria. Joseph Ayo Babalola University, also known as JABU, tops the list. The school is a private institution which has a considerable academic excellence. This school which was established in 2006, is owned by the Christ Apostolic Church. Courses offered in the school span across Agricultural Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Humanities, Law, Management Sciences, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences.

Joseph Ayo Babalola University

Joseph Ayo Babalola University

61. Joseph Ayo Babalola University
62. Fountain University Osogbo
63. Yaba College of Technology
64. Ajayi Crowther University Oyo
65. Federal University Otuoke Bayelsa
66. Adeleke University Ede
67. Pan African University Lagos
68. Nasarawa State University
69. Bingham University New Karu
70. Polytechnic Ibadan
71. Benson Idahosa University
72. Federal University Dutse Jigawa State
73. Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun
74. Akwa Ibom State University of Technology
75. National Open University of Nigeria
76. Edo State Polytechnic Usen
77. Federal University Lafia Nasarawa State
78. Elizade University Ilara Mokin
79. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Lapai
80. Federal Polytechnic Ilaro

This is the last 20 universities on our list of the top 10 universities in Nigeria. This group is topped by a federal university located in Kogi State, Federal University Lokoja. The institution is not so popular in the country, but it has a fair academic excellence. This school was established in 2011, and it has two faculties, namely faculty of Sciences and faculty of Art and Social Sciences.

Federal University Lokoja Kogi State

Federal University Lokoja Kogi State

81. Federal University Lokoja Kogi State
82. Ondo State University of Science & Technology Okitipupa
83. Al Hikmah University Ilorin
84. Kogi State University
85. Federal University Wukari Taraba State
86. Tai Solarin University of Education
87. Bauchi State University Gadau
88. Nigerian Turkish Nile University Abuja
89. Godfrey Okoye University
90. Lead City University Ibadan
91. Kaduna Polytechnic
92. Kano University of Science & Technology Wudil
93. Baze University Kuchigoro
94. Lagos State Polytechnic
95. Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Abeokuta
96. Madonna University Nigeria
97. Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (Anambra State University of Science & Technology Uli)
98. Paul University Awka Anambra State
99. Adeyemi College of Education Ondo
100. Yobe State University (Bukar Abba Ibrahim University Damaturu).

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