Full list of Universities in Nigeria and Year Founded

9jatoday brings you a full list of the universities in Nigeria starting from the federal universities across the country, the state and private universities and the year founded according to the National Universities Commission (NUC).

LIST OF FEDERAL UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA.

S/NFEDERAL UNIVERSITIESYEAR FOUNDED
1Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi1988
2Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria1962
3Bayero University,Kano1975
4Federal University Gashua2013
5Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun2007
6Federal University of Technology, Akure1981
7Federal University of Technology, Minna.1982
8Federal University of Technology, Owerri1980
9Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State2011
10Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina2011
11Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State2011
12Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State2011
13Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State2011
14Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State2011
15Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa2011
16Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State2011
17Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State2011
18Federal University,Birnin Kebbi.2013
19Federal University,Gusau.2013
20Michael Okpara Uni. of Agric., Umudike1992
21Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola1988
22National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos.2002
23Nigeria Police Academy Wudil2012
24Nigerian Defence Academy,Kaduna1985
25Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka1992
26Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-Ife1962
27University of Abuja, Gwagwalada1988
28University of Agriculture, Abeokuta.1988
29University of Agriculture, Makurdi.1988
30University of Benin1970
31University of Calabar1975
32University of Ibadan1948
33University of Ilorin1975
34University of Jos1975
35University of Lagos1962
36University of Maiduguri1975
37University of Nigeria, Nsukka1960
38University of Port-Harcourt1975
39University of Uyo1991
40Usumanu Danfodiyo University1975

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LIST OF STATE UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA.

S/NSTATE UNIVERSITIESYEAR FOUNDED
1Abia State University, Uturu. 1980
2Adamawa State University Mubi 2002
3Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba. 1999
4Akwa Ibom State University of Technology, Uyo 2004
5Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, 1980
6Anambra State University of Science & Technology, Uli 2000
7Bauchi State University, Gadau 2011
8Benue State University, Makurdi. 1992
9Bukar Abba Ibrahim University, Damaturu. 2006
10Cross River State University of Science &Technology, Calabar 2004
11Delta State University Abraka 1992
12Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki 2000
13Ekiti State University 1988
14Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu 1981
15Gombe State Univeristy, Gombe 2004
16Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai 2005
17Ignatius Ajuru University of Education,Rumuolumeni. 2010
18Imo State University, Owerri 1992
19Jigawa State University 2013
20Kaduna State University, Kaduna 2004
21Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil 2000
22Kebbi State University, Kebbi 2006
23Kogi State University Anyigba 1999
24Kwara State University, Ilorin 2009
25Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso 1990
26Ondo State University of Science and Technology Okitipupa 2008
27River State University of Science and Technology 1979
28Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye 1982
29Lagos State University Ojo 1983
30Niger Delta University Yenagoa 2000
31Nasarawa State University Keffi 2002
32Plateau University Bokkos 2005
33Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode 2005
34Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina 2006
35Osun State University Osogbo 2006
36Taraba State University, Jalingo 2008
37Sokoto State University 2009
38Northwest University Kano 2012
39The Technical University,Ibadan 2012
40Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausas 2013

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LIST OF PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA.

S/NPRIVATE UNIVERSITIESYEAR FOUNDED
1Achievers University, Owo2007
2Adeleke University,Ede.2011
3Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State2009
4African University of Science & Technology, Abuja2007
5Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan2005
6Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin2005
7Al-Qalam University, Katsina2005
8American University of Nigeria, Yola2003
9Augustine University2015
10Babcock University,Ilishan-Remo1999
11Baze University2011
12Bells University of Technology, Otta2005
13Benson Idahosa University,Benin City2002
14Bingham University, New Karu2005
15Bowen University, Iwo2001
16Caleb University, Lagos2007
17Caritas University, Enugu2005
18CETEP City University, Lagos2005
19Chrisland University2015
20Christopher University2015
21Covenant University Ota2002
22Crawford University Igbesa2005
23Crescent University,2005
24Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo2015
25Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin2012
26Evangel University, Akaeze2012
27Fountain Unveristy,Oshogbo2007
28Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State2009
29Gregory University, Uturu2012
30Hallmark University2015
31Hezekiah University, Umudi2015
32Igbinedion University Okada1999
33Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji2006
34Kings University2015
35Kwararafa University, Wukari2005
36Landmark University,Omu-Aran.2011
37Lead City University, Ibadan2005
38Madonna University, Okija1999
39Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo2012
40Micheal & Cecilia University2015
41Mountain Top University2015
42Nigerian-Turkish Nile University, Abuja2009
43Novena University, Ogume2005
44Obong University, Obong Ntak2007
45Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun State2009
46Pan-African University, Lagos2002
47Paul University, Awka – Anambra State2009
48Redeemer’s University, Mowe2005
49Renaissance University,Enugu2005
50Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers State2009
51Ritman University2015
52Salem University,Lokoja2007
53Samuel Adegboyega University,Ogwa.2011
54Southwestern University, Oku Owa2012
55Summit University2015
56Tansian University,Umunya2007
57University of Mkar, Mkar2005
58Veritas University2007
59Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo State2009
60Wesley Univ. of Science & Tech.,Ondo2007
61Western Delta University, Oghara2007.

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