List Of Federal Universities In Nigeria And Courses Offered [Updated]

Are you Searching For Federal universities in Nigeria? If yes, Then you are on the right page. On this post we will focus on listing out the Federal University in Nigeria.

The main reason for researching and publishing this article today, is to inform and notify all Nigerians both in Nigeria and the diaspora, the list of Federal Universities located in Nigeria

List Of Federal universities in Nigeria

Federal Universities are universities established, owned, funded and controlled by the federal government. They are present in almost all the 36 states in Nigeria.

Check below for list of all the accredited Federal Universities in Nigeria. The list contains Federal Universities in Nigeria, including Universities of Technology, Universities of Agriculture and Universities of Education and the courses offered by each of them.

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[Approved] List Of Federal Universities In Nigeria

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1. Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi ATBU Courses 1988
2. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria ABU Courses 1962
3. Bayero University, Kano BUK Courses 1975
4. Federal University Gashua, Yobe FUGASHUA Courses 2013
5. Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun FUPRE Courses 2007
6. Federal University of Technology, Akure FUTA Courses 1981
7. Federal University of Technology, Minna FUTMINNA Courses 1982
8. Federal University of Technology, Owerri FUTO Courses 1980
9. Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State FUD Courses 2011
10. Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina FUDMA Courses 2011
11. Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State FUKASHERE Courses 2011
12. Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State FULAFIA Courses 2011
13. Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State FULOKOJA Courses 2011
14. Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State FUNAI Courses 2011
15. Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa FUOTUOKE Courses 2011
16. Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State FUOYE Courses 2011
17. Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State FUWUKARI Courses 1970
18. Federal University, Birnin Kebbi FUBK Courses 2013
19. Federal University, Gusau Zamfara FUGUS Courses 2013
20. Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike MOUAU Courses 1992
21. Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola MAUTECH Courses 1981
22. National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos NOUN Courses 2002
23. Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil NPA Courses 2013
24. Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna NDA Courses 1985
25. Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka UNIZIK Courses 1992
26. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife OAU Courses 1962
27. University of Abuja, Gwagwalada UNIABUJA Courses 1988
28. Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta FUNAAB Courses 1988
29. University of Agriculture, Makurdi FUAM Courses 1988
30. University of Benin UNIBEN Courses 2011
31. University of Calabar UNICAL Courses 1975
32. University of Ibadan UI Courses 1948
33. University of Ilorin UNILORIN Courses 1975
34. University of Jos UNIJOS Courses 1975
35. University of Lagos UNILAG Courses 1962
36. University of Maiduguri UNIMAID Courses 1975
37. University of Nigeria, Nsukka UNN Courses 1960
38. University of Port-Harcourt UNIPORT Courses 1975
39. University of Uyo UNIUYO Courses 1991
40. Usumanu Danfodiyo University UDUSOK Courses 1975
41. Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko, Delta State NMU Courses 2018
42. Air Force Institute of Technology, Kaduna AFIT Courses 2018
43. Nigerian Army University, Biu NAUB Courses 2018
44. University of Health Technology, Otukpo Benue State 2020
45. Federal University of Agriculture, Zuru, Kebbi State 2020
46. Federal University of Technology, Babura, Jigawa State 2021
47. Federal University of Technology, Ikot Abasi, Akwa Ibom State 2021
48. Federal University of Health Sciences, Azare, Bauchi State 2021
49. Federal University of Health Sciences, Ila Orangun, Osun State 2021
50 King David University of Medical Sciences, Uburu, Ebonyi State 2022

The above is the current Federal universities in Nigeria, If there is any changes or update we’d let you know

Please note that all the Nigerian universities listed here are approved by the National Universities Commission (NUC) of Nigeria

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