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Studying in Nigeria

Nigeria is a widely diverse country in Western Africa and for any study heading for studies there, it is perfect place to absorb and celebrate the vivid culture of Africa. If you choose to study abroad in Nigeria, you'll experience the customs and traditions of the 500 different ethnic groups that call this country home.

Nigeria has many federal universities and private universities all worth considering for your undergraduate or post graduate degrees. Some Universities such as the American University of Nigeria, the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Imo University and Savannah State University offer study abroad programs in specific fields. Some Nigerian institutions have also begun offering distance learning course which can enable students from other African nations receive certificates and awards

Admission into Undergraduate Programs at Nigerian Tertiary Institutions

In order to maintain fairness and uniformity in the admission process into Nigerian Higher Institutions, the Federal Government of Nigeria establish The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) in 1978. It is a central testing and placement agency for admissions.

A List Of Some Nigerian Universities

Name State Location
  • Abia
  • Ekiti
  • Akwa Ibom
  • Adamawa
  • Bauchi
  • Adamawa
  • Ondo
  • Kaduna
  • Kwara
  • Edo
  • Anambra
  • Oyo
  • Kano
  • Ogun
  • Ogun
  • Edo
  • Benue
  • Nassarawa
  • Osun
  • Yobe
  • Lagos
  • Uturu
  • Ado-Ekiti
  • Uyo
  • Yola
  • Bauchi
  • Mubi
  • Owo
  • Zaria
  • Ilorin
  • Ekpoma
  • Uli
  • Oyo
  • Kano
  • Ilishan-Remo
  • Ota
  • Benin City
  • Makurdi
  • New Karu
  • Iwo
  • Damaturu
  • Ikorodu, Lagos