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Full List Of Universities In Nigeria Federal, State And Private Institutions

LIST OF UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA FEDERAL, STATE AND PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS

Universities In Nigeria Federal, State And Private Institutions

According to the Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC), there are about 43 Federal Universities in Nigeria, 48 State Universities in Nigeria and 79 private Universities in Nigeria. The list was updated by the NUC on their official website on 10/07/2019.

For more information about the Universities please visit their official website below on the under listed list.

FEDERAL UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA

 

S/NFEDERAL UNIVERSITIESYEAR EST.WEBSITE ADDRESSVICE CHANCELLOR
1Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi1988http://www.atbu.edu.ngProfessor Saminu Ibrahim
2Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria1962http://www.abu.edu.ngProfessor Ibrahim Garba
3Bayero University, Kano1975http://www.buk.edu.ngProfessor Yahuza Muhammad Bello
4Federal University Gashua, Yobe2013http://www.fugashua.edu.ngProf. Andrew Haruna
5Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun2007http://www.fupre.edu.ngProf. Akii Ibhadode
6Federal University of Technology, Akure1981http://www.futa.edu.ngProf. Joseph Adola Fuwape
7Federal University of Technology, Minna1982http://www.futminna.edu.ngProfessor Abdullahi Bala
8Federal University of Technology, Owerri1980http://www.futo.edu.ngProf. Francis Chukwuemeka Eze
9Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State2011http://www.fud.edu.ng/Professor Fatima Batoul Muktar
10Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina2011http://www.fudutsinma.edu.ngProfessor Armaya’u Hamisu
11Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State2011http://www.fukashere.edu.ngProf. Alhassan Mohammed Gani
12Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State2011http://www.fulafia.edu.ngProfessor Muhammad Sanusi Liman
13Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State2011http://www.fulokoja.edu.ngProfessor Angela Freeman Miri
14Alex Ekwueme University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State2011http://www.funai.edu.ngProfessor Chinedum Nwajiuba
15Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa2011http://www.fuotuoke.edu.ng/Professor Seth Accra Jaja
16Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State2011http://www.fuoye.edu.ng/Prof. Kayode Soremekun
17Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State2011http://www.fuwukari.edu.ng/Professor Mohammed Kundiri
18Federal University, Birnin Kebbi2013http://www.fubk.edu.ngProf. Bello Bala Shehu
19Federal University, Gusau Zamfara2013http://www.fugusau.edu.ngProf. Magaji Garba
20Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike1992http://www.mouau.edu.ngProfessor Francis O Otunta
21Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola1981http://www.mautech.edu.ngProfessor Munzali Jibril
22National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos2002http://www.nou.edu.ngProfessor Azubuike Sonny Nwankwo (Provost)
23Nigeria Police Academy Wudil2013http://polac.edu.ng/Professor Charles Esimone
24Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna1985http://www.nda.edu.ngProfessor Eyitope Ogunbodede
25Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka1992http://www.unizik.edu.ngProfessor Abdul-Rasheed Na’ Allah
26Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-Ife1962http://www.oauife.edu.ngProfessor Felix Kolawole Salako
27University of Abuja, Gwagwalada1988http://www.uniabuja.edu.ngProf. Richard Anande Kimbir
28Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta1988http://www.unaab.edu.ngProfessor Faraday Orumwense
29University of Agriculture, Makurdi1988http://www.uam.edu.ngProf. Zana Itinube Akpagu
30University of Benin1970http://www.uniben.edu.ngProfessor Abel Idowu Olayinka
31University of Calabar1975http://www.unical.edu.ngProfessor Sulyman Abdulkareem
32University of Ibadan1948http://www.ui.edu.ngProf. Sebastian Maimako
33University of Ilorin1975http://www.unilorin.edu.ngProf. Oluwatoyin T Ogundipe
34University of Jos1975http://www.unijos.edu.ngProfessor Ibrahim A. Njodi
35University of Lagos1962http://www.unilag.edu.ngProfessor Benjamin C. Ozumba
36University of Maiduguri1975http://www.unimaid.edu.ngProfessor Ndowa N Lale
37University of Nigeria, Nsukka1960http://www.unn.edu.ngProfessor Enefiok Essien
38University of Port-Harcourt1975http://www.uniport.edu.ngProfessor Abdullahi Audu. Zuru
39University of Uyo1991http://www.uniuyo.edu.ng 
40Usumanu Danfodiyo University1975http://www.udusok.edu.ngProf. Mohammed Dauda (Provost)
41Nigerian Maritime University Okerenkoko, Delta State2018 Prof. David Iliya Malgwi
42Air Force Institute of Technology, Kaduna2018https://afit.edu.ng 
43Nigerian Army University Biu2018https://naub.edu.ng/ 

 

STATE UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA

 

S/NSTATE UNIVERSITIESYEAR EST.WEBSITE ADDRESSVICE CHANCELLOR
1Abia State University, Uturu1981http://www.absu.edu.ngProf. E. Uche Ikonne
2Adamawa State University Mubi2002http://www.adsu.edu.ngProf (Mrs) Kaletapwa Farauta
3Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba1999http://www.aaua.edu.ngProfessor Igbekele Amos Ajibefun
4Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot Akpaden2010http://www.aksu.edu.ngProfessor Eno James Ibanga
5Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma1980http://www.aauekpoma.edu.ngProfessor Ignatius A. Onimawo
6Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli2000http://coou.edu.ng/Professor Fidelis Uzochukwu Okafor
7Bauchi State University, Gadau2011http://www.basug.edu.ngProf. Ezzildin M. Abdulrahman
8Benue State University, Makurdi1992http://www.bsum.edu.ngProfessor Msugh Moses Kembe
9Yobe State University, Damaturu2006http://www.ysu.edu.ngProfessor Yakubu Muktar
10Cross River State University of Technology, Calabar2004http://www.crutech.edu.ngProfessor A. Owan Enoh
11Delta State University Abraka1992http://www.delsu.edu.ngProfessor Victor Peretomode
12Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki2000http://www.ebsu.edu.ngProfessor Chigozie N Ogbu
13Ekiti State University1982http://www.eksu.edu.ngProf. Samuel Oye Bandele
14Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu1982http://www.esut.edu.ngProf. Luke O Anike
15Gombe State Univeristy, Gombe2004http://www.gsu.edu.ngProfessor Ibrahim Musa Umar
16Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai2005http://www.ibbu.edu.ngProfessor Muhammad N Maiturare
17Ignatius Ajuru University of Education,Rumuolumeni2010http://www.iaue.edu.ngProf. Ozo-Mekuri Ndimele
18Imo State University, Owerri1992http://www.imsu.edu.ngProf. Mrs Victoria Obasi (Ag)
19Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa, Jigawa2013http://www.slu.edu.ngProf. Lawan Sani Taura
20Kaduna State University, Kaduna2004http://www.kasu.edu.ngProfessor Muhammad Tanko
21Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil2000http://www.kust.edu.ngProfessor IShehu A Musa
22Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero2006http://www.ksusta.edu.ngProf. Bashar Ladan Aliero
23Kogi State University Anyigba1999http://www.ksu.edu.ngProfessor Mohammed Sanni Abdulkadir
24Kwara State University, Ilorin2009http://www.kwasu.edu.ngProfessor A. Na-Allah
25Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso1990http://www.lautech.edu.ngProf. Adeniyi S Gbadegesin
26Ondo State University of Science and Technology Okitipupa2008http://www.osustech.edu.ngProf. Sunday R Ogunduyile
27River State University1979http://www.rsu.edu.ngProf. Blessing Chimezie Didia
28Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye1982http://www.oouagoiwoye.edu.ngProf Ganiyu Olatunji Olatunde
29Lagos State University, Ojo1983http://www.lasu.edu.ngProf. Olanrewaju Fagbohun
30Niger Delta University Yenagoa2000http://www.ndu.edu.ngProf. Samuel Gowon Edoumiekumo
31Nasarawa State University Keffi2002http://www.nsuk.edu.ngProf. Muhammad Akaro Mainoma
32Plateau State University Bokkos2005http://www.plasu.edu.ngProf. Doknan Sheni
33Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode2005http://www.tasued.edu.ngProf. Oluyemisi Obilade
34Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina2006http://www.umyu.edu.ngProf. Idris Isa Funtua
35Osun State University Osogbo2006http://www.uniosun.edu.ngProf Labode Popoola
36Taraba State University, Jalingo2008http://www.tsuniversity.edu.ngProf. Vincent Ado Tenebe
37Sokoto State University2009http://www.ssu.edu.ngProf. Sani M Dangwaggo
38Yusuf Maitama Sule University Kano2012http://www.nwu.edu.ngProf. Mustapha Ahmad Isah
39Oyo State Technical University Ibadan2012https://tech-u.edu.ng/Prof. Abayomi Salami
40Ondo State University of Medical Sciences2015http://www.unimed.edu.ngProf. Friday Okonofua
41Edo University Iyamo2016http://www.edouniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Emmanuel Aluyor (Ag)
42Eastern Palm University Ogboko, Imo State2016https://www.epu.edu.ng/Prof. Dafe Otobo
43University of Africa Toru Orua, Bayelsa State2016https://www.uat.edu.ng/public/Prof. Valentine Aletor
44Bornu State University, Maiduguri2016  
45Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology Abeokuta2017  
46Gombe State University of Science and Technology2017  
47Zamfara State University2018  
48Bayelsa Medical University2019  
49University of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Umuagwo2019  
50University of Creative Technology Umuna2019  
51University of Medical Science Ogboko2019  
52University of Science and Technology Omuna Isiako2019  

 

PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA

 

S/NFEDERAL UNIVERSITIESYEAR EST.WEBSITE ADDRESSVICE CHANCELLOR
1Achievers University, Owo2007http://www.achievers.edu.ngProfessor Tunji Samuel Ibiyemi
2Adeleke University, Ede2011http://www.adelekeuniversity.edu.ngProf. Samuel E Alao
3Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State2009http://www.abuad.edu.ngProfessor M.O Ajisafe
4African University of Science & Technology, Abuja2007http://aust.edu.ngProfessor Kingston Nyamapfene
5Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan2005http://www.acu.edu.ngProf. Dapo F Asaju
6Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin2005https://www.alhikmah.edu.ngProfessor Taofeek Ibrahim
7Al-Qalam University, Katsina2005http://www.auk.edu.ngProf. Shehu G. Ado
8American University of Nigeria, Yola2003http://www.aun.edu.ngDr. Dawn Dekle
9Augustine University2015http://www.augustineuniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Steve OlaOluwa Afolami
10Babcock University,Ilishan-Remo1999http://www.babcock.edu.ngProfessor Ademola Stephen Tayo
11Baze University2011http://www.bazeuniversity.edu.ngProf. Tahir Mamman
12Bells University of Technology, Otta2005http://www.bellsuniversity.edu.ng/Professor Jeremiah Ojediran
13Benson Idahosa University, Benin City2002https://www.biu.edu.ng/Prof. Sam Guobadia
14Bingham University, New Karu2005http://www.binghamuni.edu.ngProf. William Barnabas Qurix
15Bowen University, Iwo2001http://www.bowenuniversity-edu.orgProfessor. Matthews Akintunde Ojo
16Caleb University, Lagos2007http://www.calebuniversity.edu.ngProfessor Ayandiji D Aina
17Caritas University, Enugu2005http://www.caritasuni.edu.ng/Professor Vincent C. Okore
18Chrisland University2015http://www.chrislanduniversity.edu.ngProf (Mrs) Chinedum Peace Babalola
19Covenant University Ota2002http://www.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Aderemi A Atayero
20Crawford University Igbesa2005http://www.crawforduniversity.edu.ngProf. Isaac Rotimi Ajayi
21Crescent University2005http://www.crescent-university.edu.ngProfessor Ibrahim Gbajabiamila
22Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo2015http://www.edwinclarkuniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Timothy O Olagbemiro
23Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin2012http://www.elizadeuniversity.edu.ngProf. Olukayode O. Amund
24Evangel University, Akaeze2012http://www.evangeluniversity.edu.ngProf. I U Kalu
25Fountain Unveristy, Oshogbo2007http://www.fountainuniversity.edu.ngProf. Usman Abdullateef
26Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State2009http://www.gouni.edu.ngProf. (Revd.) Chikelu. Anieke
27Gregory University, Uturu2012http://www.gregoryuniversity.comProf. M O E Iwuala
28Hallmark University, Ijebi Itele, Ogun2015http://www.hallmark.edu.ngProf. Segun Odunola
29Hezekiah University, Umudi2015http://hezekiah.edu.ng/Prof. Enoch Ajunwa
30Igbinedion University Okada1999http://www.iuokada.edu.ngProfessor Lawrence Ikechukwu Ezemonye
31Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji2006http://www.jabu.edu.ngProfessor Sola Fajana
32Kings University, Ode Omu2015http://www.kingsuniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Diran Famurewa
33Kwararafa University, Wukari2005http://www.kwararafauniversity.edu.ngProfessor Yakubu A Ochefu
34Landmark University, Omu-Aran.2011http://www.lmu.edu.ngProfessor Adeniyi Olayanju
35Lead City University, Ibadan2005http://www.lcu.edu.ngProf. Kabiru Aderemi Adeyemo
36Madonna University, Okija1999http://www.madonnauniversity.edu.ngProf. Chucks E. Ezedum
37Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo2012http://www.mcu.edu.ngProf. Adeniyi Agunbiade
38Micheal & Cecilia Ibru University2015http://mciu.edu.ng/Prof. (Mrs.) Ibiynka A. Fuwape
39Mountain Top University2015http://www.mtu.edu.ngProf Elijah Ayolabi
40Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja2009http://www.ntnu.edu.ngProfessor Huseyin Sert
41Novena University, Ogume2005http://www.novenauniversity.edu.ngProf Chris Aniche Okoroafor
42Obong University, Obong Ntak2007http://www.obonguniversity.netProfessor Udouda M Ekanemesang
43Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun State2009http://www.oduduwauniversity.edu.ngProf. Chibuzo Nnate Nwoke
44Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos2002http://www.pau.edu.ngProfessor Juan Manuel Elegido
45Paul University, Awka – Anambra State2009http://www.pauluniversity.edu.ngProfessor Uche Isiugo-Abanihe
46Redeemer’s University, Ede2005http://www.run.edu.ngProfessor Anthony Enisan Akinlo
47Renaissance University, Enugu2005http://www.rnu.edu.ngProf. C C Onochie
48Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers State2009http://www.rhemauniversity.edu.ngProfessor O. C. Onwudike
49Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom2015http://www.ritmanuniversity.edu.ngProf. Celestine A Ntuen
50Salem University, Lokoja2007http://www.salemuniversity.edu.ngProf. (Mrs) Dorcas Oluwade
51Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa.2011http://www.sau.edu.ngProf. Benard E. Aigbokhan
52Southwestern University, Oku Owa2012http://www.southwesternuniversity.edu.ngProf. Babatunde A Ikotun
53Summit University2015http://www.summituniversity.edu.ngProf. H O B Oloyede
54Tansian University, Umunya2007http://tansianuniversity.edu.ng/Professor Obioma Matthew Iheduru
55University of Mkar, Mkar2005http://www.unimkar.edu.ngProf. Iorwese D Gernah
56Veritas University, Abuja2007http://www.veritas.edu.ngProf. Michael Kwanashie
57Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo State2009http://www.wellspringuniversity.netProfessor F E Obi Ikediugwu
58Wesley University. of Science & Technology, Ondo2007http://www.wusto.edu.ngProfessor Olu Aderounmu
59Western Delta University, Oghara Delta State2007http://wdu.edu.ngProf. (Mrs) Olete Okobiah
60Christopher University Mowe2015http://www.christopheruniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Friday Ndubuisi
61Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo State2016http://www.koladaisiuniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Kolade Ayorinde
62Anchor University Ayobo Lagos State2016http://www.aul.edu.ng/Prof. J O Afolayan
63Dominican University Ibadan Oyo State2016http://www.dui.edu.ng/Prof. Anthony Akinwole
64Legacy University, Okija Anambra State2016http://www.legacyuniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Moses Nkem Chendo
65Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross river State2016http://www.arthurjarvisuniversity.edu.ng/Prof. Julian Osuji
66Crown Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara State2016http://www.crownhilluniversity.edu.ng/Prof John Adesiji Olorunmaiye
67Coal City University Enugu State2016 Prof. Malachy Ike Okwueze
68Clifford University Owerrinta Abia State2016http://www.clifforduni.edu.ng/Prof. Chimezie A Omeonu
69Admiralty University, Ibusa Delta State2017http://www.adun.edu.ng 
70Spiritan University, Nneochi Abia State2017http://www.spiritanuniversity.edu.ngProf. Remy Onyewuenyi
71Precious Cornerstone University, Oyo2017http://www.pcu.edu.ngProf. Julius Kolawole Oloke
72PAMO University of Medical Sciences, Portharcourt2017http://www.pums.edu.ngProf. Michael Diejomaoh
73Atiba University Oyo2017  
74Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences Ijanikin, Lagos2017http://www.ekounivmed.edu.ngProfessor Muheez Alani Durosinmi
75Skyline University, Kano2018http://www.sun.edu.ngProfessor Sudhakar Kota
76Greenfield University, Kaduna2019http://www.gfu.edu.ng 
77Dominion University Ibadan, Oyo State2019http://www.dominionuniversity.edu.ng/ 
78Trinity University Ogun State2019  
79Westland University Iwo, Osun State2019  

 

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