How many Universities do we have in Nigeria?

How many Universities do we have in Nigeria?

Universities in Nigeria can be sub-divided into three categories. We have the Federal, State and Private University. Here is the full list of universities in Nigeria that are accredited by the National University Commission (NUC) as of the time of writing this piece.

Federal Universities

  1. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi
  2. Ahmadu Bello University Zaria
  3. Bayero University, Kano
  4. Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa.
  5. Federal University, Dutsin’Ma-Katsina, Katsina
  6. Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa
  7. Federal University, Lokoga, Kogi.
  8. Federal University Ndufu Alike, Ebonyi.
  9. Federal University of Petroleum Recourses, Effurun.
  10. Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta.
  11. Federal University of Technology, Yola.
  12. Federal University of Technology, Akure.
  13. Federal University of Technology, Minna.
  14. Federal University of Technology, Owerri.
  15. Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa.
  16. Federal University Wukari, Taraba.
  17. Micheal Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike.
  18. National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos.
  19. Nigerian Defence Accademy, Kaduna.
  20. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Akwa.
  21. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife.
  22. University of Abuja, Gwagwalada.
  23. University of Agriculture, Makurdi.
  24. University of Benin.
  25. University of Calabar.
  26. University of Ibadan
  27. University of Ilorin
  28. University of Jos.
  29. University of Lagos.
  30. University of Maiduguri.
  31. University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
  32. University of Port Harcourt.
  33. University of Uyo.
  34. Usuman Danfodiyo University.

State Universities

  1. Abia State University of Uturu
  2. Adamawa State University Mubi.
  3. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba.
  4. Akwa Ibom State University of Technology, Uyo.
  5. Anambra State University of Science and Technology, Calabar.
  6. Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma.
  7. Benue State University, Makurdi.
  8. Buka Abba Ibrahim University, Yobe.
  9. Cross River State University of Science and Technology, Calabar.
  10. Delta State University Abraka.
  11. Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki.
  12. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu
  13. Gombe State Univeristy, Gombe
  14. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
  15. Imo State University, Owerri
  16. Kaduna State University, Kaduna
  17. Kano State University of Technology Wudil
  18. Katsina State University, Katsina
  19. Kebbi State University, Kebbi
  20. Kogi State University Anyigb
  21. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso
  22. Lagos State University Ojo, Lagos.
  23. Nasarawa State University, Keffi
  24. Niger Delta Unversity, Yenagoa.
  25. Olabisi Onabanjo University Ago-Iwoye .
  26. Osun State University, Oshogbo.
  27. Plateau State University, Bokkos
  28. Rivers State University of Science & Technology
  29. Tai Solarin Univ. of Education, Ijebu-Ode
  30. University of Ado-Ekiti
  31. University of Education, Ikere Ekiti

Private Universities

  1. Abti-American University, Yola
  2. Achievers University, Owo
  3. African University of Science & Technology, Abuja
  4. Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan
  5. Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin
  6. Babcock University,Illshan-Remo
  7. Bells University of Technology, Otta
  8. Benson Idahosa University,Benin City
  9. Bingham University, New Karu
  10. Bowen University, Iwo
  11. Caleb University, Lagos
  12. Caritas University, Enugu
  13. CETEP City University, Ibadan
  14. Covenant University Ota
  15. Crawford University Igbesa
  16. Crescent University,
  17. Fountain Unveristy,Oshogbo
  18. Igbinedion University Okada
  19. Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  20. Katsina University, Katsina
  21. Lead City University, Ibadan
  22. Madonna University, Okija
  23. Novena University, Ogume
  24. Obong University
  25. Pan African University, Lagos
  26. Redeemer’s University, Mowe
  27. Renaissance University, Enugu
  28. Salem University, Lokoja
  29. Tansian University, Umunya
  30. University of Mkar, Mkar
  31. Veritas University
  32. Wesley Univ. of Science & Tech.,Ondo
  33. Western Delta University, Oghara
  34. Wukari Jubilee University.

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