Why did you choose that University you are currently studying or will love to have studied or hope to study of all Universities in Nigeria?
The most competitive private universities in Nigeria are characterised by high standards, good reputation both home and abroad, enviable alumni community, quality facilities of learning and the equipment, notable achievements accrued over the years, central locations, the affordability of the schools (tuition fee, accommodation), ancient but beautiful building structures, courses offered and the accreditation by the NUC.
The lists of the Universities were gotten from JAMB statistics over the years;The total numbers of students that registered for each University in Nigeria,the ratio of the number of students that scored high in jamb for each school, the ratio of applicants to ratio of students admitted yearly.Note that the universities in each section are arranged in no particular order.
Get latest updates From Inside OAU Media !
Join 10,000+ Inside OAU Media Subscribers and start receiving important updates & gist to your Mail
Do you have a groundbreaking story you would like us to publish? Please reach us through [email protected]
Top Most Competitive Private Universities in Nigeria.
1.CONVENANT UNIVERSITY:It is located in Ota,Ogun state, affiliated with the Living Faith Church Worldwide, founded in 2002.The first University to be ranked in the top 400-500 world Universities in Nigeria.Convenant University, the first to have a startup incubator, first University to come up with entrepreneur as a course in Nigeria, the University is known for its spirituality, with it’s vision of raising a new generation of innovative leaders, capable of reinstating the black race’s dignity.
2.IGBENDION UNIVERSITY:A private University founded in 1999, located at Okada,Edo State. The university was founded by Sir Gabriel Osawaru, the Esama of Benin Kingdom. The University is driven by the vision of being a centre of academic excellence through teaching and research, the university offers diverse undergraduate courses, all accredited by the the NUC.
3.AMERICA UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA:Located in Yola,the capital of Adamawa, Nigeria, founded in 2003,by the former Vice President of Nigeria,Atiku Abubaker and other stakeholders.The University is established with American-style of higher learning,the first in the Sub-Saharan of Africa.The University offer courses accredited by the NUC to students both at undergraduate, postgraduate and professional levels. The university is known as the African’s first development university.
4.BABCOCK UNIVERSITY:Located in Ilishan-remo,Ogun state, Nigeria.Established in 1959,part of the seventh-day Adventist;the world’s second largest Christian School system.The University was named after a missionary, by the name of David C. Babcock, the pioneer of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Nigeria.The University was established to provide opportunities for students to develop higher qualities of character, to maximize their service to God, the church and the society. The University doesn’t discriminate; maintaining an environment favorable for spiritual, intellectual, social and vocational development.
5.LANDMARK UNIVERSITY: Located in Omu-Aran,Kwara state, Nigeria, established in 2014, affiliated with Living Faith Church Worldwide, the University was featured among top-5 universities in Nigeria by webometrics. The university is licensed by the NUC and other relevant professional bodies. The core values of the university are: Spirituality, possibility mentality, capacity building, integrity, responsibility, diligence and sacrifice.
The university is ranked as the 11th best university in the country and 4,332 in the world by 4ic.org. The vision of the university is to be a leading world-class university, by spearheading agrarian revolution in Africa. The university is currently collaborated with the following institutions: Nottingham University, British Council and Boras University
In Case you missed:Relationship : 10 OAU students shared with us their breakfast experience
Conclusively,it takes only “competitive students to gain admission into competitive Universities.”
The universities listed above were collated from JAMB’S statistics over the years ( chiefly 2022 JAMB’S statistics).
Share This Post: If you think this post can be helpful to somebody else, please share it using the buttons below!