List of the Top 10 Universities in Nigeria according to the 2023 World University Ranking
The World University Rankings 2023 have been announced by The Times Higher Education (THE), a British publication that focuses on higher education globally.
1,799 universities from 104 different nations and regions are included in the list. Over 121 million citations from more than 15.5 million scholarly papers were examined for the 2023 ranking. Additionally, it featured poll results from 40,000 academics worldwide.
What are Nigeria’s top universities? The University of Lagos and the University of Ibadan are tied for first place in Nigeria, according to the rating. Both federally funded colleges are between positions 401 and 500 internationally.
Private university Covenant University is rated between 601 to 800 internationally and is the third-best institution in the nation.
What are the top 10 best universities in Nigeria in 2023?
Below are the top 10 best universities in Nigeria, according to the Times Higher Education 2023 ranking,
|S/N||Universities||Nigeria Ranking||Global Ranking|
|1.||University of Ibadan (UI)||1||401-500|
|2.||University of Lagos (UNILAG)||1||401-500|
|3.||Covenant University (CU)||3||601-800|
|4.||Bayero University Kano (BUK)||4||1001-1200|
|5.||Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA)||4||1001-1200|
|6.||University of Benin (UNIBEN)||6||1201-1500|
|7.||University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN)||6||1201-1500|
|8.||Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)||6||1201-1500|
|9.||Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB)||7||1500+|
|10||Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH)||7||1500+|
Which University is the cheapest in Nigeria?
Below are the Top 7 Cheapest Universities In Nigeria Are;
- University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)
- University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT)
- National Open University (NOUN)
- University of Calabar (UNICAL)
- University of Abuja (UNIABUJA)
- Federal University, Dutsin-Ma (FUDMA)
- Usman Danfodio University (UDUSOK)