October 30, 2020
universities in Nigeria

Top 10 Nigeria universities- damadek career

Welcome to Damadek career once again. This may interest you to know dear reader, that Nigeria is a blessed country that has at least 300 Prestigious Higher Institutions(Universities) who are known for their remarkable exploits around the African Continent. Though, there’s a very popular Biblical sentence that says “A Prophet is never welcomed in His country”. Nigerians always believe Nigeria can’t offer us at least an average standard education, well, that may be true on your own part or view, but Nigeria has Institutions that can offer you what you are looking for.

So, this site right here will help to stream the Top Ten ranking Nigeria Universities. Mind you, these institutions have been ranked based on their performances, infrastructures and good Academic reputation that they have gathered over the years. These Universities are:

  1. University of Ibadan (UI).
  2. University of Nigeria (UNN).
  3. University of Lagos (UNILAG).
  4. Obafemi Awolowo Univerity (OAU).
  5. Covenant University.
  6. Ahmadu Bello University (ABU).
  7. Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUTMINNA).
  8. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN).
  9. University of Abuja.
  10. Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA).

1. University of Ibadan (UI)

University of Ibadan is a higher education institution that was established in 1948. It is located in Ibadan, Oyo State. University of Ibadan (UI) has a population of 30,000-34,999 students. University of Ibadan (UI) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 72 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades.

University Identity

Name         University of Ibadan

Acronym    UI

Founded    1948

Colours      Indigo-blue and gold

2. University of Nigeria (UNN)

University of Nigeria is a higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Nsukka, Enugu. It was established in 1960. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Enugu, Aba. This 60 years old higher- education has a student population of 40,000-44,999. University of Nigeria (UNN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. It has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name         University of Nigeria

Acronym    UNN

Founded    1960

Motto        To restore the dignity of man

Colours      Green

3. University of Lagos (UNILAG)

University of Lagos is a higher education institution, founded in 1962. It is located in Lagos this institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Idi-Araba, Yaba. This Prestigious institution has a student’s population of 45,000 students. It is officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria. Coeducational higher education institution. University of Lagos (UNILAG) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

University Identity            

Name         University of Lagos

Acronym    UNILAG

Founded    1962

Motto        In deed and in truth

Colours      Maroon and gold

4. Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

Located in the large town of Ile-Ife, Osun State is Obafemi Awolowo University, established in 1962. This Prestigious Institution contains 25,000-29,999 students. Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

University Identity

Name         Obafemi Awolowo University

Acronym    OAU

Founded    1962

Motto        for Learning and Culture

Colours      Midnight blue and gold

5. Convenant University

Established in 2002, Covenant University is a private higher education institution located in Ota, Ogun. It has a population range of 6,000-6,999 students. This is a coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Pentecostal religion. Covenant University (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

University Identity

Name         Covenant University

Acronym    CU

Founded    2002

Motto        Raising a New Generation of Leaders

Colours      Purple

6. Ahmadu Bello University (ABU)

Established in 1962, Ahmadu Bello University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Zaria, Kaduna. This Institution has a population range of 25,000-29,999 students. Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, and associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

University Identity

Name         Ahmadu Bello University

Acronym    ABU

Founded    1962

Colours      Blue and green

7. Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUTMINNA).

Established in 1982, Federal University of Technology, Minna is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Minna, Niger. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Bosso and Gidan Kwano. Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUT Minna) has a population range of 15,000-19,999 students. Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUT Minna) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, and associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

University Identity                

Name         Federal University of Technology, Minna

Acronym    FUT Minna

Founded    1982

Motto        Technology for Empowerment

Colours      Purple, cream and sky-blue

8. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)

University of Ilorin is a higher education institution that was established in 1975. It is located in Ilorin, Kwara state. Its student’s population ranges from 30,000-34,999 students. University of Ilorin (UIL) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, and associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.

University Identity                

Name         University of Ilorin

Acronym    UIL

Founded    1975

Motto        Probitas Doctrina

Character and learning

Colours      Deep blue, green, golden and white

9. University of Abuja

Established in 1988, University of Abuja is a non-profit public higher education institution located in Abuja, Federal Capital Territory. University of Abuja offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, and associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 32 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name         University of Abuja

Acronym   

Founded    1988

Motto        For Unity And Scholarship

Colours      Green and white

10. Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)

Federal University of Technology, Akure is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the city of Akure, Ondo State. This Institution was founded in 1981. FUTA has a population range of 20,000-24,999 students. Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, and associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 39 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name         Federal University of Technology, Akure

Acronym    FUTA

Founded    1981

Motto        Technology for Self-Reliance

Colours      Purple and blue

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