Top 10 Best Seminary Schools In Nigeria & Contact Details 


A seminary school is an educational institution that specialize
in educating students which are referred to as seminarians in scripture and theology in other for them to serve in a Christian ministry.

Seminary schools are mostly owned and operated by catholics,most often seminarians receive a training that last for about 9 years after which they will be sent back to their dioceses to be ordained catholic priests to work as agents of evangelization and spiritual leaders in the Catholic Church.
Listed below are some of the top 10 best seminary schools in Nigeria and their current contact details.

Top 10 Best Seminary Schools In Nigeria & Contact Details

1. Bigard Memorial Seminary

Bigard Memorial Seminary is located in Enugu state Nigeria. The school was officially opened in 1924. The school is located at No 1 Bigard Avenue, Uwani, Enugu.

  • 0703 076 0623
  • 08105191603

2. Nigerian Baptist Theological Seminary

The Nigerian Baptist Theological Seminary once functioned as an overseas campus of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary,Kentucky, USA since its inception in 1898,this however ended in year 2000.

  • P. O. BOX 30 or P.M.B. 4008 Ogbomoso, Oyo State
  • 09029062777

3. SS Peter & Paul

The third ranked seminary school on our list is the SS Peter & Paul. This regional seminary school offers formation programme which includes studies in Philosophy,Theology and allied disciplines. 
As a regional Seminary the Saints Peter and Paul caters for the training need of the Ecclesiastical provinces of Lagos, Ibadan and Benin City states in Nigeria.

  • P.M.B. 5171 Secretariat P.O. -
  • Bodija Road - Ibadan
  • Ibadan - Nigeria.
  • Ph: 02-8100834 (Rector), 02-8100265 (House), 8100105 (Students)

4. St Albert The Great Major Seminary

The St. Albert the Great Major Seminary is a seminary school in Nigeria.

The school is borne out of the need to decongest the two existing Seminaries in the region, that is SS. Peter and Paul Major Seminary, Bodija, Ibadan, Oyo State and All Saints Major Seminary, Uhielle, Edo State.


  • P.O. Box 3043, Ibara Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria.
  • +234-9033 1124 42
  • Email:

5. All Saints Seminary

The All Saints Seminary is a seminary school that is located in Ekpoma Edo state.
The seminary school was borne out of the need to absorb the great number of vocations in the Archdioceses of Lagos, Ibadan and Benin City as well as Dioceses of Ijebu-Ode, Oyo, Osogbo, Ondo, Ekiti, Warri, Issere,Uku, Abeokuta, Auchi, Uromi, and Bomadi Vicariate.

  • 08038039050

6. Spiritan Institute of Philosophy

Spiritan Institute of Philosophy, Isienu is one of the top seminary school in Nigeria. The school was established in 1965.

  •  +234(0) 811 411 8277
  • +234(0) 808 090 6775
  •  +234(0) 810 998 1462

7. St Augustine Seminary

Saint Augustine’s Seminary was founded in 1958. The seminary school is ranked as one of the best seminary school in Nigeria.

  • 1 Seminary Road, Amechi
  • Ezzamgbo Ebonyi State 23401 Nigeria
  • 0803 581 8473
  • 0803 478 7763

8. Iwene Tansi Major Seminary

Blessed Iwene Tansi Major Seminary,Onitsha is one of the Theological Seminary in Nigeria that prepares candidates for the Catholic priesthood.

  • Blessed Iwene Tansi Major Seminary
  • P.M.B. 1811, Onitsha, Anambra State, Nigeria.
  • Email:

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9. All Hallows Seminary

All Hallows Seminary was established in 1924. All Hallows Seminary train future priests after the mind of Christ.

  • 1 Limca Road, Onitsha, Anambra, Nigeria
  • +234 80 6538 3164
  • Email:

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10. St Albert The Great

St Albert The Great Seminary is located in Idowu Ofonron Abeokuta,Ogun State.


  • St. Albert the Great Seminary. Idowu-Offonran 
  • P.O. Box 3043, Ibara Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria. 
  • Tel: +234-9033 1124 42. 
  • Email: .

Other seminary school in Nigeria worthy of a mention include:-

  • St. John Vianney Seminary
  • Good Shepherd Major Seminary
  • National Missionary Seminary of St. Paul
  • St. John of the Cross Spiritual Year
  • St Joseph Major Seminary
  • St Thomas Aquinas Major Seminary
  • Pope John Paul 11 Major Seminary
  • Seat of Wisdom Seminary
  • All Saints Catholic Major Seminary
  • St. Gabriel Spiritual Year Seminary


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