Best University In Nigeria

Currently there are over 200 universities in Nigeria and that
number is expected to increase with time. There are also some universities in Nigeria that are not accredited by the NUC.

Universities in Nigeria are categorized based on private,state and federal universities. 

The most expensive universities in Nigeria are the private universities while the cheapest are the federal universities because it receives allocation from the federal government.

Out of over 200 universities in Nigeria,we are going to take a look at the university which is ranked as the best university in Nigeria among all the private,state and federal universities.

Best University In Nigeria

With a current world rank of one thousand and seventy four (1074),the best ranked university in Nigeria is the University of Ibadan,hence the University of Ibadan (UI) is the best university in Nigeria.

The university was established in 1948.

The UI as it's fondly called was the first University in Nigeria and was once affiliated with he University of London. The first program offered in he university was Arts, Science and Medicine.

Currently the University of Ibadan offer a whole lot of comprehensive courses and has up to 16 faculties namely:-

  • Arts
  • Science
  • Basic Medical Sciences
  • Clinical Sciences
  • Agriculture
  • Social Sciences
  • Education
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Technology
  • Law

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  • Public Health
  • Dentistry
  • Economics
  • Renewable Natural Resources
  • Environmental Design and Management.

The UI also has some other academic units which include:-

  • The Institute of Child Health
  • Institute of Education
  • Institute of African Studies
  • Centre for Child Adolescent and Mental Health
  • Centre for Educational Media Resource Studies
  • African Regional Centre for Information Science (ARCIS)
  • Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (CEPACS)
  • Centre for Petroleum, Energy, Economics and Law (CPEEL)
  • Centre for Sustainable Development (CESDEV)
  • Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI)
  • Institute for Advanced Medical Research and Training (IAMRAT)
  • Centre for Drug Discovery, Development & Production (CDDDP)
  • Centre for Control & Prevention of Zoonosis (CCPZ)
  • Maternal Child & Neonatal Health (NIMCNH)
  • Institute for Infectious Diseases
  •  School of Business (UISB)

The University of Ibadan is definitely the best university in Nigeria with alt of courses and facilities aimed to provide studies and solutions.

The university of Ibadan also offer post graduate studies at the University of Ibadan Postgraduate School.

The UI produces an average of 3,000 Masters and 250 Ph.Ds every year and currently hosts the Pan African University Life and Earth Sciences Institute on behalf of the West African Sub region.

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The university hosts the Pan African University Life and Earth Sciences Institute on behalf of the African Union.

The university of Ibadan is ranked among the best  Universities in the world.
Students are provided with accommodation from support from the federal government under the federal government revitalization funds.

The UI currently has about 1212 housing units.

The university of Ibadan is one of the oldest and best university in Nigeria,the UI for more than six decades has contributed immensely to the political,industrial,economic and cultural development of Nigeria.