FULL LIST: Covenant university, UI, FUTA… top 39 varsities in Nigeria

 FULL LIST: Covenant university, UI, FUTA… top 39 varsities in Nigeria

Covenant University secures its position as Nigeria’s top university for the second consecutive time, as per the 2024 rankings by Times Higher Education. 

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The evaluation, spanning 1,906 universities across 108 countries and regions, utilizes the new World University Ranking (WUR) 3.0 methodology, assessing institutions based on teaching, research environment, research quality, industry engagement, and international outlook. 

The ranking website underscores its global trust among students, educators, governments, and industry professionals, noting the comprehensive data analysis, including over 134 million citations from 16.5 million research publications and input from 68,402 scholars worldwide.  

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Among the top 39 universities, nine are situated in the South West, two in the South East, two in the South-South, one in the North West, and one in the North Central region.

List of top 39 Universities in Nigeria:

  1. Covenant University
  2. University of Ibadan
  3. Federal University of Technology, Akure
  4. University of Lagos
  5. Bayero University
  6. University of Ilorin
  7. University of Nigeria
  8. Afe Babalola University
  9. University of Benin
  10. Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
  11. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
  12. Lagos State University
  13. Nnamdi Azikiwe University
  14. Obafemi Awolowo University
  15. University of Port Harcourt
  16. Abia State University
  17. Akwa Ibom State University
  18. Alex Ekwueme Federal University
  19. Babcock University
  20. Baze University
  21. Bells University of Technology
  22. Benson Idahosa University
  23. Delta State University, Abraka
  24. Edo State University
  25. Edwin Clark University
  26. Elizade University
  27. Evangel University, Akaeze
  28. Federal University of Kashere
  29. Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun
  30. Federal University of Technology, Minna
  31. Federal University of Technology, Owerri
  32. Fountain University
  33. Landmark University
  34. Nasarawa State University, Keffi
  35. Niger Delta University
  36. Plateau State University
  37. Thomas Adewumi University
  38. Veritas University
  39. Yusuf Maitama Sule University, Kano.

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