State Universities in Nigeria

Looking forward to studying in a state university here in Nigeria?. Nigeria has a lot of state universities for you to choose from.

Basically, a state university is a tertiary degree awarding institution that was built by and/or recieves funding from the state government.

Here is a comprehensive list of all degree awarding state universities in Nigeria registered under the Nigerian University Commission (NUC) and courses offered.

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List of State Universities in Nigeria

S/N STATE UNIVERSITIES COURSES YEAR EST.
1 Abia State University, Uturu  (ABSU)  ABSU Courses 1981
2 Adamawa State University Mubi (ADSU)  ADSU Courses 2002
3 Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba (AAUA)  AAUA Courses 1999
4 Akwa Ibom State University of Technology, Uyo (AKSU)  AKSU Courses 2010
5 Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma (AAU)  AAU Courses 1980
6 Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli (CODU)  COOU Courses 2000
7 Bauchi State University, Gadau (BASUG)  BASUG Courses 2011
8 Benue State University, Makurdi (BSU)  BSU Courses 1992
9 Yobe State University, Damaturu (YSU)  YSU Courses 2006
10 Cross River State University of Science &Technology, Calabar (CRUTECH)  CRUTECH Courses 2004
11 Delta State University Abraka (DELSU)  DELSU Courses 1992
12 Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki (EBSU)  EBSU Courses 2000
13 Ekiti State University (EKSU)  EKSU Courses 1982
14 Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu (ESUT)  ESUT Courses 1982
15 Gombe State Univeristy, Gombe (GSU)  GSU Courses 2004
16 Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai (IBBU)  IBBU Courses 2005
17 Ignatius Ajuru University of Education,Rumuolumeni (IAUE)  IAUE Courses 2010
18 Imo State University, Owerri (IMSU)  IMSU Courses 1992
19 Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa, Jigawa (SLU)  SLU Courses 2013
20 Kaduna State University, Kaduna (KASU)  KASU Courses 2004
21 Kano University of Science & Technology, Wudil (KUST)  KUST Courses 2000
22 Kebbi State University, Kebbi (KSUST)  KSUST Courses 2006
23 Kogi State University Anyigba (KSU)  KSU Courses 1999
24 Kwara State University, Ilorin (KWASU)  KWASU Courses 2009
25 Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH)  LAUTECH Courses 1990
26 Ondo State University of Science and Technology Okitipupa (OSUSTECH)  OSUSTECH Courses 2008
27 River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST)  RSUST Courses 1979
28 Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye (OOU)  OOU Courses 1982
29 Lagos State University, Ojo (LASU)  LASU Courses 1983
30 Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU)  NDU Courses 2000
31 Nasarawa State University Keffi (NSUK)  NSUK Courses 2002
32 Plateau State University Bokkos (PLASU)  PLASU Courses 2005
33 Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu Ode (TASUED)  TASUED Courses 2005
34 Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina (UMYU)  UMYU Courses 2006
35 Osun State University Osogbo (UNIOSUN)  UNIOSUN Courses 2006
36 Taraba State University, Jalingo (TASU)  TASU Courses 2008
37 Sokoto State University (SSU)  SSU Courses 2009
38 Northwest University Kano (NWU)  NWU Courses 2012
39 Oyo State Technical University Ibadan (TECH-U)  Tech-U Courses 2012
40 Ondo State University of Medical Sciences (UNIMED)  UNIMED Courses 2015
41 Edo University Iyamo (EUI)  EUI Courses 2016
42 Eastern Palm University Ogboko, Imo State (EPU)  EPU Courses 2016
43 University of Africa Toru Orua, Bayelsa State (UAT)  UAT Courses 2016
44 Bornu State University, Maiduguri (BOSU) BOSU Courses 2016
45 Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology Abeokuta 2017
46 Gombe State University of Science and Technology 2017
47 Zamfara State University  2018
48 Bayelsa Medical University 2019