This writes up is a complete guide on the full list of private universities in Nigeria, the yearning for good quality education have increased tremendously in recent times and the numbers of universities in Nigeria could not cater for the number of students who seek universities education.
Universities in Nigeria is divided into three groups we have the Federal University, State University and the Private University.
The federal University is being controlled and financed by the federal government, the State University is being controlled and financed by the state government while the Private University is being controlled and financed by the private institution such as private institutions, churches and individuals.
This guide will be focused on one of the group above and that will be the list of all private universities we have in Nigeria.
Some of the Benefits of Studying in a Private Universities
Over the years the list of private universities in the country have increased and we have more than fifty private universities duly registered by the Nigeria University Commission and because of the quality and standard of education, they have been to bring into the education system in the country most prefer them to other categories of universities.
Small Number of Students Per Class
One of the main benefits of studying at a private university is the low-class size compared to the overcrowded class we experience in both federal and state universities. The low-class size will give lecturers the room to be able to deliver quality learning to all its students.
High Standard of Education
Private university students enjoy high and quality standard of education compared to their counterpart in the federal and state universities. They have access to quality educational material that will aid there learning process and stage.
More Opportunity for Networking
Students of Private university enjoys more and better opportunity to network among themselves and major big and multinational companies who sort after graduates of private university to fill posts in their various organisations. Most of their students find good and better jobs than their counterpart in federal and state university.
Stable Academic Calender
Students of private universities enjoy a stable academic calendar and no interruption in their academics calender and no strike. The number of years for your courses is the number of years you will spend in school, no extension and delays like their counterpart in the federal and state university.
List of all Fully Accredited Private Universities in Nigeria
- Achievers University, Owo
2 Adeleke University, Ede
3 Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
4 African University of Science & Technology, Abuja
5 Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan
6 Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin
7 Al-Qalam University, Katsina
8 American University of Nigeria, Yola
9 Augustine University
10 Babcock University,Ilishan-Remo
11 Baze University
12 Bells University of Technology, Otta
13 Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
14 Bingham University, New Karu
15 Bowen University, Iwo
16 Caleb University, Lagos
17 Caritas University, Enugu
19 Chrisland University
20 Covenant University Ota
21 Crawford University Igbesa
22 Crescent University
23 Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo
24 Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
25 Evangel University, Akaeze
26 Fountain University, Oshogbo
27 Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu State
28 Gregory University, Uturu
29 Hallmark University
30 Hezekiah University, Umudi
31 Igbinedion University Okada
32 Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
33 Kings University
34 Kwararafa University, Wukari
35 Landmark University, Omu-Aran.
36 Lead City University, Ibadan
37 Madonna University, Okija
38 Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo
39 Micheal & Cecilia University
40 Mountain Top University
41 Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja
42 Novena University, Ogume
43 Obong University, Obong Ntak
44 Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun State
45 Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos
46 Paul University, Awka – Anambra State
47 Redeemer’s University, Mowe
48 Renaissance University, Enugu
49 Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers State
50 Ritman University
51 Salem University, Lokoja
52 Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa.
53 Southwestern University, Oku Owa
54 Summit University
55 Tansian University, Umunya
56 University of Mkar, Mkar
57 Veritas University
58 Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo State
59 Wesley University. of Science & Technology, Ondo
60 Western Delta University, Oghara Delta State
61 Christopher University Mowe
62 Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo State
63 Anchor University Ayobo Lagos State
64 Dominican University Ibadan Oyo State
65 Legacy University, Okija Anambra State
66 Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross river State
67 Cn Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara State
68 Coal City University Enugu State
68 Clifford University Owerrinta Abia State
69 Admiralty University, Ibusa Delta State
70 Spiritan University, Nneochi Abia State
71 Precious Cornerstone University, Oyo
72 PAMO University of Medical Sciences, Portharcourt
73 Atiba University Oyo
74 Eko University of Medical & Health Sciences Ijanikin, Lagos
75 Skyline University, Kano
76 Greenfield University, Kaduna
77 Dominion University Ibadan, Oyo State
78 Trinity University Ogun State
79 Westland University Iwo, Osun State
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