Most beautiful university campuses in Nigeria-top-5/

 I’m sure you must have seen other basis of ranking universities, most based on academic standards, some on personalities 
produced and others on excellence in some  departments and faculties. But today we have compiled a new ranking list for you of the top 5 most beautiful university campus in Nigeria. Compiling this list wasn’t easy as measures were taken and research done to avoid bias. However, you are free to disagree with our list and we would have that you share your disagreements in the comments section.

There are over 90 universities in Nigeria – including Federal, State and Private universities and we would love to look at them features by features but due to time sake and in order not to keep you waiting any longer, below is our carefully chosen list of the 5 most beautiful university campus in Nigeria. Enjoy.

5) University of Lagos (UNILAG)

University of Lagos

Also called the Federal University of Swag by students is the most sought after university in Nigeria. This is not because of their outstanding academic performance which they also have but because of the lovely architectural structure and environment, classy social lifestyle and its also rumoured to house the most beautiful campus ladies in Nigeria. IYKYK.

UNILAG senate building
UNILAG senate building

The university also happens to be located in one of the hottest areas in Yaba, LASGIDI -The center of excellence and it’s finest structure is said to be it’s senate building.

4) Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) -Zaria

ABU gate entrance Ahmadu Bello University Gate

Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) sometimes referred to as the University of West Africa  happens to be the best and the oldest university in Northern Nigeria. It was named after the……  and is located in a hotspot in Zaria, Kaduna State. It’s the Public university with the highest number of foreign students. Did i forget to mention, it is the biggest university in Nigeria. If you love beautiful and smart ladies on hijab then ABU  is the best place to look.

ABU Teaching hospital ABU Teaching Hospital (ABUTH)

Ahmadu Bello University also boasts of having the biggest teaching hospital in Nigeria and is one of the best schools to study Medicine and Surgery in Nigeria. It’s also known to graduate some of the best doctors in the Nigerian Medical communities.

3) University of Benin (UNIBEN)

UNIBEN gate entrance University of Benin

The university of Benin (UNIBEN)  stands famous for being exceptional at many things as well as being a total all-rounder. This amazing quality is not excluded in its structures and facility buildings which till date falls nothing short of being magnificent.

UNIBEN auditorium Hall UNIBEN hall

The University buildings from gate entrance down to campus and hostels are top class and is in no doubt one of the finest ever in Nigeria. It is also publicly noted that the University of Benin has the most beautiful gate entrance amongst other universities in Nigeria.

UNIBEN gate entrance UNIBEN gate entrance
UNIBEN teaching hospital UNIBEN Teaching Hospital

Asides all this, UNIBEN has made record history for having the first female Vice Chancellor in any Nigerian university in 1985.

2) Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife

OAU entrance gate Obafemi Awolowo University Entrance

Formerly known as University of Ife is indisputably the most beautiful public university in Nigeria and has the highest number of awe-gaping historical structures. This magnificent structures are so many that one would think that the University was built by and for Civil Engineers, Architects and Estate surveyors etc.

OAU hallOAU Auditorium Hall

As thus it’s agreeable that  Oba Awon University as fondly called by its students  is the most beautiful public university in Nigeria and this would be undisputed except one has a personal vendetta against the university.

Faculty of architecture The faculty of architecture is an architectural masterpiece in itself

Named after a Nigerian legend and Former President Chief Obafemi Awolowo on May 1987. His image is crested on the 100 naira note and he was the first Premier of the western region.

OAU is situated in a place widely believed to be the origin of the Yoruba people, the birth place of Oduduwa.

1) Covenant University

Most beautiful university campus in Nigeria
Senate Building

Covenant University remains the best university not just on this ranking but on other international rankings as well. It is a world class university with world class everything ranging from its senate building to its hostels, from interior to exterior. It is a Christian private University owned by Bishop David Oyedepo and was founded in 2002.

Covenant University residential quaters Residential quaters
Covenant University hostel One of the hostels

The university is also ranked as the best university in Nigeria and top 5 in Africa by international raking organizations. The state of the art facilities in this university are exquisite and the whole place seems to smell of money.

This brings us to the end of this particular ranking. Pls share your thoughts, supports and disputes in the comment section below.


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