For must Nigerian students who cannot afford to apply to attend private universities and even some state universities, this ranking will help you understand the universities that can guarantee you the quality education that you desire and gives you the luxury of reduced tuition fee.
For student who are interested in attending federal universities in Nigeria, we have gathered the list of 20 universities out of the 43 federal universities (according to Federal University Commission) in the country known for quality university education and the states they are located.
Stationmag did not exclusively come up with this ranking, it merely compared the lists provided by Times Higher Education World University Ranking (they are the world’s number one body for ranking Universities), QS World University Rankings, U.S. News & World Report Best Global University Ranking, Academic Ranking of World Universities, and The Reuters Top 100: The World’s Most Innovative Universities
- University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State
- University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State.
- University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos State.
- University of Ife, Ile-Ife. Osun State.
- Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Kaduna State
- Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State.
- University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State.
- University of Benin, Ugbowo, Edo State
- University of Abuja, FCT Abuja.
- Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Imo State.
- University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State.
- University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt Rivers State.
- Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State
- University of Jos, Jos, Plateau State.
- Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State.
- University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State
- University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Makurdi, Benue State.
- Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo
- University of Maiduguri Maiduguri, Borno State.
- University of Calabar, Calabar, Cross Rivers State