59 Best universities for Chemistry in Nigeria

Below is the list of best universities in Nigeria ranked based on their research performance in Chemistry. A graph of 261K citations received by 21.1K academic papers made by 59 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Chemistry

    University of Ibadan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1948
  2. For Chemistry

    University of Nigeria logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1960
  3. For Chemistry

    Obafemi Awolowo University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1962
  4. For Chemistry

    Ahmadu Bello University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    49,436
    Founded
    1962
  5. For Chemistry

    University of Lagos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1962
  6. For Chemistry

    Federal University of Technology, Akure logo
    Acceptance Rate
    60%
    Enrollment
    17,672
    Founded
    1981
  7. For Chemistry

    University of Port Harcourt logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1975
  8. For Chemistry

    University of Benin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1970
  9. For Chemistry

    University of Ilorin logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1975
  10. For Chemistry

    Covenant University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    98%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2002
  11. For Chemistry

    Ladoke Akintola University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1990
  12. For Chemistry

    University of Uyo logo
    Founded
    1991
  13. For Chemistry

    University of Calabar logo
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Male:Female
    58:42
    Founded
    1975
  14. For Chemistry

    Federal University of Technology, Owerri logo
    Enrollment
    21,039
    Founded
    1980
  15. For Chemistry

    Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1988
  16. For Chemistry

    Nnamdi Azikiwe University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1991
  17. For Chemistry

    Bayero University Kano logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1975
  18. For Chemistry

    Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1982
  19. For Chemistry

    Federal University of Technology, Minna logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    15,000
    Founded
    1982
  20. For Chemistry

    Rivers State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1980
  21. For Chemistry

    Olabisi Onabanjo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1982
  22. For Chemistry

    Michael Okpara University of Agriculture logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1992
  23. For Chemistry

    Lagos State University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1983
  24. For Chemistry

    University of Maiduguri logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1975
  25. For Chemistry

    Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University logo
    Founded
    1988
  26. For Chemistry

    University of Jos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    24,169
    Male:Female
    54:46
    Founded
    1975
  27. For Chemistry

    Landmark University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    58%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2011
  28. For Chemistry

    University of Agriculture, Makurdi logo
    Founded
    1988
  29. For Chemistry

    Adekunle Ajasin University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1982
  30. For Chemistry

    Afe Babalola University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2009
  31. For Chemistry

    Abia State University logo
    Enrollment
    20,400
    Founded
    1981
  32. For Chemistry

    Imo State University logo
    Founded
    1981
  33. For Chemistry

    Federal University of Petroleum Resources logo
    Founded
    2007
  34. For Chemistry

    Delta State University, Abraka logo
    Founded
    1992
  35. For Chemistry

    Usmanu Danfodio University logo
    Founded
    1975
  36. For Chemistry

    Redeemer's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2005
  37. For Chemistry

    Ebonyi State University logo
    Enrollment
    19,753
    Male:Female
    46:54
    Founded
    2000
  38. For Chemistry

    Modibbo Adama University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    13,688
    Male:Female
    75:25
    Founded
    1988
  39. For Chemistry

    Kwara State University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    2009
  40. For Chemistry

    Niger Delta University logo
    Founded
    2000
  41. For Chemistry

    African University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    375
    Founded
    2007
  42. For Chemistry

    Benue State University logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1992
  43. For Chemistry

    Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2000
  44. For Chemistry

    University of Abuja logo
    Founded
    1988
  45. For Chemistry

    Bells University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2005
  46. For Chemistry

    Federal University, Oye-Ekiti logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2011
  47. For Chemistry

    Kaduna State University logo
    Founded
    2004
  48. For Chemistry

    Enugu State University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    16,092
    Male:Female
    57:43
    Founded
    1981
  49. For Chemistry

    Osun State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2007
  50. For Chemistry

    Babcock University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    7,460
    Male:Female
    48:52
    Founded
    1999
  51. For Chemistry

    Ambrose Alli University logo
    Founded
    1980
  52. For Chemistry

    Bowen University logo
    Enrollment
    4,524
    Male:Female
    43:57
    Founded
    2001
  53. For Chemistry

    Akwa Ibom State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    300
    Founded
    2009
  54. For Chemistry

    Fountain University, Osogbo logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2007
  55. For Chemistry

    Federal University, Lafia logo
    Founded
    2011
  56. For Chemistry

    Nasarawa State University logo
    Enrollment
    10,000
    Male:Female
    63:37
    Founded
    2002
  57. For Chemistry

    Kogi State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1999
  58. For Chemistry

    Gombe State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2004
  59. For Chemistry

    American University of Nigeria logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2004

The best cities to study Chemistry in Nigeria based on the number of universities and their ranks are Ibadan, Nsukka, Ile-Ife, and Zaria.