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List of Top 100 Universities in Nigeria 2020 – Based on Latest NUC Ranking

In this article, I’ll provide you with the list of top 100 universities in Nigeria. Their arrangements beginning with the best to the least. This ranking is the 2020 edition from NUC. Before we get started, NUC means “National Universities Commission”. Here is the list of best Universities in Nigeria and it also contains the 3 top best Universities in Nigeria, so to speak.

Top100 Universities in Nigeria

This ranking is based on the 4 International Colleges & Universities (4ICU) ranking,  an international higher education search engine and directory reviewing accredited universities and colleges in the world, without much ado, we present to you the top 100 universities in Nigeria for the year 2020.

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Top 3 Best Universities in Nigeria

The top three best universities in Nigeria are the University of Ibadan UI (1st), University of Lagos UNILAG (2nd), Obafemi Awolowo University OAU (3rd).

See the top 100 universities in Nigeria below

Top 100 Best Universities in Nigeria

1       University of Ibadan (UI)
2       University of Lagos (UNILAG)
3       Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife (OAU)
That’s the Best 3 University in Nigeria in 2020
4       Ahmadu Bello University Zaria (ABU)
5       University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
6       Covenant University Ota (CU)
7       University of Nigeria (UNN)
8       University of Benin (UNIBEN)
9       University of Abuja (UNIABUJA)
10     University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT)
11     The Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUTMINNA)
12     The Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO)
13     University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
14     Federal University, Oye-Ekiti
15     Usmanu Danfodio University Sokoto
16     Lagos State University Ojo (LASU)
17     The Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)
18     Babcock University (BU)
19     Bayero University Kano (BUK)
20    American University of Nigeria Yola
21     Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso
22     Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti
23     University of Jos (UNIJOS)
24     Landmark University Omu-Aran
25     Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka
26     University of Uyo (UNIUYO)
27     Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi
28     Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umuahia (MOUAU)
29     Enugu State University of Science and Technology
30     Rivers State University of Science and Technology
31     Adekunle Ajasin University
32     Benue State University Makurdi
33     Redeemer’s University Mowe
34     Kwara State University Ilorin
35     Veritas University Abuja
36     Osun State University
37     University of Agriculture, Makurdi
38     Nasarawa State University Keffi
39     African University of Science and Technology
40     Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti
41     University of Calabar (UNICAL)
42     Kogi State University Anyigba
43     Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu-Ode
44     Federal University, Dutsin-Ma
45     Ebonyi State University
46     Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ndufu-Alike
47     University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)
48     Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University
49     Nile University of Nigeria
50     Bowen University Iwo
51     Al-Hikmah University Ilorin
52     Delta State University, Abraka
53     Niger Delta University
54     Abia State University Uturu
55     Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma
56     Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola
57     Federal University, Otuoke Otuoke
58     Imo State University Owerri
59     Olabisi Onabanjo University
60     Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun
61     Kaduna State University
62     Federal University, Lokoja
63     Akwa Ibom State University Uyo
64     Benson Idahosa University Benin City
65     Paul University Awka
66     Federal University, Dutse
67     Ajayi Crowther University Oyo Town
68     Lead City University Ibadan
69     Bingham University Auta Balifi
70     Baze University Abuja
71     Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Lapai
72     Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Uli
73     Joseph Ayo Babalola University
74     Madonna University Okija
75     Crawford University Faith City
76     Cross River University of Technology  Calabar
77     Caritas University
78     Ondo State University of Science and Technology
79     Bells University of Technology Ota
80     Igbinedion University Okada
81     Elizade University Ilara-Mokin
82     Achievers University, Owo
83     Caleb University Imota
84     Kano University of Science and Technology Wudil
85     Federal University, Lafia
86     Sokoto State University
87     Fountain University Oshogbo
88     Adeleke University Ede
89     Federal University, Kashere
90     Federal University, Wukari
91     University of Mkar
92     Oduduwa University Ile Ife
93     Godfrey Okoye University
94     Taraba State University Jalingo
95     Obong University Obong Ntak
96     Yobe State University Damaturu
97     Renaissance University Enugu
98     Salem University Lokoja
99     Wellspring University Benin City
100   Al-Qalam University, Katsina

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