Federal Universities in Nigeria and courses offered

Looking forward to studying in a Nigerian university? Here is a comprehensive list of all degree awarding federal universities in Nigeria registered under the National Universities Commission (NUC) including the courses offered.

NB: This list would be updated periodically as more universities are established

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List of State Universities in Nigeria and courses offered

List of Private Universities in Nigeria and courses offered

List of Federal Universities in Nigeria

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