Top 157 universities in Nigeria | Africa: Rankings & Acceptance rate

Rank
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University nameCountry & City
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
1 University of Nigeria Nigeria
Nsukka
45%
2 University of Ibadan Nigeria
Ibadan
45%
3 Covenant University Nigeria
Ota
45%
4 University of Lagos Nigeria
Lagos
15%
5 Obafemi Awolowo University Nigeria
Ile-Ife
6 University of Ilorin Nigeria
Ilorin
7 University of Benin Nigeria
Benin City
95%
8 University of Port Harcourt Nigeria
Port Harcourt
5%
9 Ahmadu Bello University Nigeria
Zaria
95%
10 Federal University of Technology, Akure Nigeria
Akure
55%
11 Federal University of Technology, Minna Nigeria
Minna
75%
12 Nnamdi Azikiwe University Nigeria
Awka
15%
13 Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Nigeria
Ogbomoso
15%
14 Bayero University Kano Nigeria
Kano
15 University of Uyo Nigeria
Uyo
16 Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Nigeria
Abeokuta
45%
17 Adekunle Ajasin University Nigeria
Akungba Akoko
45%
18 University of Jos Nigeria
Jos
5%
19 Lagos State University Nigeria
Ojo
20 Federal University, Oye-Ekiti Nigeria
Oye-Ekiti
65%
21 Landmark University Nigeria
Omu-Aran
65%
22 Federal University of Technology, Owerri Nigeria
Owerri
23 Rivers State University Nigeria
Port Harcourt
5%
24 Osun State University Nigeria
Oshogbo
45%
25 Kwara State University Nigeria
Ilorin
26 Afe Babalola University Nigeria
Ado-Ekiti
95%
27 Babcock University Nigeria
Ilishan-Remo
15%
28 Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti Nigeria
Ado-Ekiti
15%
29 University of Maiduguri Nigeria
Maiduguri
30 American University of Nigeria Nigeria
Yola
35%
31 Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Nigeria
Ikwo
32 Delta State University, Abraka Nigeria
Abraka
33 University of Calabar Nigeria
Calabar
34 Usmanu Danfodio University Nigeria
Sokoto
35 Redeemer's University Nigeria
Ede
55%
36 Olabisi Onabanjo University Nigeria
Ago Iwoye
65%
37 Federal University, Dutsin-Ma Nigeria
Dutsin-Ma
38 Benson Idahosa University Nigeria
Benin City
55%
39 Enugu State University of Science and Technology Nigeria
Enugu
40 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Nigeria
Bauchi
41 University of Abuja Nigeria
Abuja
42 Federal University of Petroleum Resources Nigeria
Effurun
43 Modibbo Adama University of Technology Nigeria
Yola
44 Federal University, Otuoke Nigeria
Otuoke
45 Nile University of Nigeria Nigeria
Abuja
46 Pan-Atlantic University Nigeria
Lagos
47 Ambrose Alli University Nigeria
Ekpoma
48 Federal University, Dutse Nigeria
Dutse
49 Niger Delta University Nigeria
Wilberforce Island
50 Bowen University Nigeria
Iwo
51 Federal University, Wukari Nigeria
Wukari
52 Umaru Musa Yar'Adua University Nigeria
Katsina
53 Imo State University Nigeria
Owerri
54 Yobe State University Nigeria
Damaturu
55 Abia State University Nigeria
Uturu
56 African University of Science and Technology Nigeria
Abuja
57 Kogi State University Nigeria
Anyigba
35%
58 Elizade University Nigeria
Ilara-Mokin
59 Tai Solarin University of Education Nigeria
Ijebu-Ode
45%
60 University of Agriculture, Makurdi Nigeria
Makurdi
61 Sule Lamido University Nigeria
Kafin Hausa
62 Akwa Ibom State University Nigeria
Ikot Akpad
65%
63 Coal City University Nigeria
Enugu
64 Federal University, Lokoja Nigeria
Lokoja
65 Nasarawa State University Nigeria
Keffi
66 Baze University Nigeria
Abuja
67 Igbinedion University Okada Nigeria
Okada
75%
68 Benue State University Nigeria
Makurdi
69 Kaduna State University Nigeria
Kaduna
70 Edo University Nigeria
Iyamho
71 Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Nigeria
Uli
72 Ajayi Crowther University Nigeria
Oyo Town
95%
73 Yusuf Maitama Sule University Kano Nigeria
Kano
74 Clifford University Nigeria
Ihie
75 Federal University, Gashua Nigeria
Gashua
76 Paul University Nigeria
Awka
77 Achievers University, Owo Nigeria
Owo
45%
78 Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Nigeria
Lapai
79 Caleb University Nigeria
Imota
80 Bingham University Nigeria
Auta Balifi
55%
81 Lead City University Nigeria
Ibadan
65%
82 Al-Hikmah University Nigeria
Ilorin
95%
83 Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology, Abeokuta Nigeria
Abeokuta
84 Skyline University Nigeria Nigeria
Kano
85 Taraba State University Nigeria
Jalingo
86 Crawford University Nigeria
Faith City
75%
87 Adeleke University Nigeria
Ede
88 Sokoto State University Nigeria
Sokoto
89 Godfrey Okoye University Nigeria
Ugwuomu-Nike
90 Madonna University, Okija Nigeria
Okija
75%
91 Cross River University of Technology Nigeria
Calabar
92 The Technical University Nigeria
Ibadan
93 Kano University of Science and Technology Nigeria
Wudil
94 Ebonyi State University Nigeria
Abakaliki
95 Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Nigeria
Umuahia
96 Federal University, Lafia Nigeria
Lafia
97 Bauchi State University Nigeria
Gadau
98 Mountain Top University Nigeria
Makogi Oba
99 Ondo State University of Science and Technology Nigeria
Okitipupa
100 Federal University, Kashere Nigeria
Kashere
101 Tansian University Nigeria
Umunya
102 University of Medical Sciences Nigeria
Ondo City
103 Oduduwa University Nigeria
Ile-Ife
104 Samuel Adegboyega University Nigeria
Ogwa
95%
105 Federal University, Birnin Kebbi Nigeria
Birnin Kebbi
106 Adamawa State University Nigeria
Mubi
107 Bells University of Technology Nigeria
Ota
108 Joseph Ayo Babalola University Nigeria
Ikeji-Arakeji
65%
109 Novena University Nigeria
Ogume
110 Wesley University of Science and Technology Nigeria
Ondo City
111 Caritas University Nigeria
Enugu
65%
112 Ignatius Ajuru University of Education Nigeria
Port Harcourt
113 Admiralty University of Nigeria Nigeria
Ibusa
114 Federal University, Gusau Nigeria
Gusau
115 Gregory University, Uturu Nigeria
Uturu
116 Anchor University, Lagos Nigeria
Ayobo-Ipaja
117 Gombe State University Nigeria
Gombe
65%
118 Augustine University Nigeria
Ilara
119 Salem University - Nigeria Nigeria
Lokoja
120 Michael and Cecilia Ibru University Nigeria
Agbara-Otor
121 Plateau State University Nigeria
Bokkos
122 Veritas University - Abuja Nigeria
Abuja
123 Evangel University, Akaeze Nigeria
Enugu
124 Renaissance University Nigeria
Enugu
125 Kebbi State University of Science and Technology Nigeria
Aliero
126 Fountain University, Osogbo Nigeria
Oshogbo
127 Rhema University Nigeria
Aba
85%
128 Crown Hill University Nigeria
Ilorin
129 Kings University Nigeria
Odeomu
130 Edwin Clark University Nigeria
Kiagbodo
131 Crescent University, Abeokuta Nigeria
Abeokuta
55%
132 Kola Daisi University Nigeria
Ibadan
133 Eastern Palm University Nigeria
Ogboko
134 Arthur Jarvis University Nigeria
Calabar
135 Kwararafa University, Wukari Nigeria
Wukari
65%
136 Al-Qalam University, Katsina Nigeria
Katsina
137 University of Africa Nigeria
Toru-Orua
138 Hezekiah University Nigeria
Umudi
85%
139 PAMO University of Medical Sciences Nigeria
Port Harcourt
140 Western Delta University Nigeria
Oghara
141 Chrisland University Nigeria
Abeokuta
142 Mcpherson University Nigeria
Seriki-Sotayo
143 Ritman University Nigeria
Ikot Ekpene
144 Wellspring University Nigeria
Benin City
145 Hallmark University, Ijebu-Itele Nigeria
Ijebu-Itele
146 University of Mkar Nigeria
Mkar
147 Dominican University, Ibadan Nigeria
Ibadan
148 Summit University Offa Nigeria
Offa
149 Obong University Nigeria
Obong Ntak
55%
150 Southwestern University, Nigeria Nigeria
Okun Owa
85%
151 Christopher University Nigeria
Mowe
152 Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko Nigeria
Okerenghigho
153 Precious Cornerstone University Nigeria
Ibadan
154 Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences Nigeria
Ijanikin
155 Spiritan University, Nneochi Nigeria
Umunneochi
45%
156 Legacy University, Okija Nigeria
Okija
157 Atiba University Nigeria
Oyo Town