10 Best universities for Accounting in Nigeria

Below is the list of best universities in Nigeria ranked based on their research performance in Accounting. A graph of 4.58K citations received by 1.03K academic papers made by 10 universities in Nigeria was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Nnamdi Azikiwe University

For Accounting

#11 in Africa
#452 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1991

2. Covenant University

For Accounting

#13 in Africa
#490 in the World
Acceptance Rate
98%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
2002

3. University of Lagos

For Accounting

#16 in Africa
#583 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1962

4. University of Nigeria

For Accounting

#20 in Africa
#681 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1960

5. Obafemi Awolowo University

For Accounting

#22 in Africa
#720 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1962

6. University of Benin

For Accounting

#23 in Africa
#801 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1970

7. University of Ilorin

For Accounting

#26 in Africa
#917 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1975

8. Ahmadu Bello University

For Accounting

#28 in Africa
#920 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
49,436
Founded
1962

10. Rivers State University

For Accounting

#30 in Africa
#931 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1980

The best cities to study Accounting in Nigeria based on the number of universities and their ranks are Awka, Ota, Lagos, and Nsukka.