100 Best Universities In Nigeria 2024- See Latest Rankings

This page will provide a list of the 100 best Universities in Nigeria as published by Webometrics. Different rankings are available online, but Webometrics is preferable because of Higher Education Institutions’ most significant academic order.

Many factors are used when ranking a University according to Webometrics, including web domain and scholarly articles, to mention a few. This list was released in July 2023, and it comprises Federal, State, and private Universities accredited by the National Universities Commission[NUC].

Best 100 Universities In Nigeria 2024-See Updated List

Federal Universities dominated the list. However, Private and state Universities are also present, with Covenant University leading the way for private Universities.

RankingWorld RankUniversity
11138University of Ibadan
21381University of Nigeria
33042University of Ilorin
41457Covenant University Ota
52079Federal University of Technology Akure
61293University of Lagos
71543Obafemi Awolowo University
82522Bayero University Kano
91960Ahmadu Bello University
102228Landmark University
112526Nnamdi Azikiwe University
122700University of Calabar
133527Federal University Dutse Jigawa State
142315Federal University of Technology Minna
151938Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
163018Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta
172913University of Benin
181402University of Port Harcourt
193395University of Uyo
203196Lagos State University
213281Federal University of Technology Owerri
223689Usmanu Danfodiyo University
234753University of Maiduguri
242828Olabisi Onabanjo University (Ogun State University)
253232Ekiti State University Ado Ekiti (University of Ado Ekiti)
262601Adekunle Ajasin University
273410University of Jos
282947Federal University Oye Ekiti Ekiti State
294900Redeemer’s University
304154Ebonyi State University
314945Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University
323789University of Abuja
334171Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun
343576Kwara State University
354102Osun State University
364010Delta State University Nigeria
374823African University of Science & Technology Abuja
384836National Open University of Nigeria
394872Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola (Federal University of Technology)
404918Cross River State University of Science & Technology Calabar
415019Kogi State University
424712Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma
434766American University of Nigeria
444845Imo State University Owerri
454674Niger Delta University
466369Kebbi State University of Science and Technology KSUSTA
475657Joseph Ayo Babalola University
485258Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi
495383Rivers State University of Science & Technology
505859Abia State University Uturu
516697Nasarawa State University
528892Taraba State University Jalingo
5314902Al Hikmah University Ilorin
5422833Federal College of Education Technical Zuba
5522435Glorious Vision University
5610727Yobe State University (Bukar Abba Ibrahim University Damaturu)
578385Kaduna State University
588110Baze University Kuchigoro
599132Bells University of Technology Otta
6020768Hassan Usman Katsina Polytechnic
6113682Fountain University Osogbo
629574Mountain Top University
6318931Kaduna Polytechnic
6417819Crescent University Abeokuta
656770Babcock University
6614877Federal Polytechnic Oko
677756University of Medical Sciences Ondo
6813128Edwin Clark University Kiagbodo
6920352Federal College of Education Kano
707361Thomas Adewumi University Oko-Irese
7110661Sokoto State University
7217720Wesley University of Science & Technology Ondo
735553Federal University Lokoja Kogi State
748013Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (Anambra State University of Science & Technology Uli)
759693Benson Idahosa University
769138Madonna University Nigeria
7710434Adamawa State University
789444Achievers University Owo
796781Lagos State Polytechnic
8015799Ondo State University of Science & Technology Okitipupa
8110596Anchor University Lagos
8216577Tansian University Umunya
8317833Renaissance University Enugu
8410412Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti
8511270Rhema University Aba
8614680Kwara State Polytechnic Ilorin
877274Bowen University
8821175Obong University
898511Federal University Otuoke Bayelsa
9010070Bauchi State University Gadau
917656Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna
929386Elizade University Ilara Mokin
937863Pan African University Lagos
9410842Federal Polytechnic Ede
958081Yaba College of Technology
968231Adeleke University Ede
9714520Polytechnic Ibadan
9818387Wellspring University
9914600Paul University Awka Anambra State
10013630Ajayi Crowther University Oyo

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