List of Private Universities in Nigeria & Courses Offered

List of private universities in Nigeria which offers diverse Certificate, Diploma, Degree and Graduate Courses.

Private Universities in Nigeria

Nigeria has a wide variety of private universities that provide higher education.

Both public universities and private institutions are subject to the same oversight, regulation and accreditation, which means you will be getting the same quality education regardless of whether you opt for a federal-funded university or a state-funded university or a private institution.

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List of Private Universities In Nigeria

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1Achievers University, OwoCourses2007
2Adeleke University, EdeCourses2011
3Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti StateCourses2009
4African University of Science & Technology, AbujaCourses2007
5Ajayi Crowther University, IbadanCourses2005
6Al-Hikmah University, IlorinCourses2005
7Al-Qalam University, KatsinaCourses2005
8American University of Nigeria, YolaCourses2003
9Augustine UniversityCourses2015
10Babcock University,Ilishan-RemoCourses1999
11Baze UniversityCourses2011
12Bells University of Technology, OttaCourses2005
13Benson Idahosa University, Benin CityCourses2002
14Bingham University, New KaruCourses2005
15Bowen University, IwoCourses2001
16Caleb University, LagosCourses2007
17Caritas University, EnuguCourses2005
19Chrisland UniversityCourses2015
20Covenant University OtaCourses2002
21Crawford University IgbesaCourses2005
22Crescent UniversityCourses2005
23Edwin Clark University, KaigbodoCourses2015
24Elizade University, Ilara-MokinCourses2012
25Evangel University, AkaezeCourses2012
26Fountain Unveristy, OshogboCourses2007
27Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu StateCourses2009
28Gregory University, UturuCourses2012
29Hallmark UniversityCourses2015
30Hezekiah University, UmudiCourses2015
31Igbinedion University OkadaCourses1999
32Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-ArakejiCourses2006
33Kings UniversityCourses2015
34Kwararafa University, WukariCourses2005
35Landmark University, Omu-Aran.Courses2011
36Lead City University, IbadanCourses2005
37Madonna University, OkijaCourses1999
38Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, AjeboCourses2012
39Micheal & Cecilia UniversityCourses2015
40Mountain Top UniversityCourses2015
41Nile University of Nigeria, AbujaCourses2009
42Novena University, OgumeCourses2005
43Obong University, Obong NtakCourses2007
44Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun StateCourses2009
45Pan-Atlantic University, LagosCourses2002
46Paul University, Awka – Anambra StateCourses2009
47Redeemer’s University, MoweCourses2005
48Renaissance University, EnuguCourses2005
49Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers StateCourses2009
50Ritman UniversityCourses2015
51Salem University, LokojaCourses2007
52Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa.Courses2011
53Southwestern University, Oku OwaCourses2012
54Summit UniversityCourses2015
55Tansian University, UmunyaCourses2007
56University of Mkar, MkarCourses2005
57Veritas UniversityCourses2007
58Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo StateCourses2009
59Wesley University. of Science & Technology, OndoCourses2007
60Western Delta University, Oghara Delta StateCourses2007
61Christopher University MoweCourses2015
62Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo StateCourses2016
63Anchor University Ayobo Lagos StateCourses2016
64Dominican University Ibadan Oyo StateCourses2016
65Legacy University, Okija Anambra StateCourses2016
66Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross river StateCourses2016
67Cn Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara StateCourses2016
68Coal City University Enugu StateCourses2016
68Clifford University Owerrinta Abia StateCourses2016
69Spiritan University, Nneochi Abia StateCourses2017
70Precious Cornerstone University, OyoCourses2017
71PAMO University of Medical Sciences, PortharcourtCourses2017
72Atiba University OyoCourses2017
73Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences Ijanikin, LagosCourses2017
74Skyline University, KanoCourses2018
75Greenfield University, KadunaCourses2019
76Dominion University Ibadan, Oyo StateCourses2019
77Trinity University Ogun StateCourses2019
78Westland University Iwo, Osun StateCourses2019
79Topfaith University, Mkpatak, Akwa Ibom StateCourses2021
80Thomas Adewumi University, Oko-Irese, Kwara StateCourses2021
81Maranatha University, Mgbidi, Imo StateCourses2021
82Ave Maria University, Piyanko, Nasarawa StateCourses2021
83Al-Istiqama University, Sumaila, Kano StateCourses2021
84Mudiame University, Irrua, Edo StateCourses2021
85Havilla University, Nde-Ikom, Cross River StateCourses2021
86Claretian University of Nigeria, Nekede, Imo State Courses2021
87NOK University, Kachia, Kaduna State 2021
88Karl-Kumm University, Vom, Plateau State 2021
89James Hope University, Lagos, Lagos State 2021
90Maryam Abacha American University of Nigeria, Kano StateCourses2021
91Capital City University, Kano StateCourses2021
92Ahman Pategi University, Kwara State 2021
93University of Offa, Kwara State 2021
94Mewar University, Masaka, Nasarawa State 2021
95Edusoko University, Bida, Niger State 2021
96Philomath University, Kuje, Abuja 2021
97Khadija University, Majia, Jigawa State 2021
98Anan University, Kwall, Plateau State 2021
99PEN Resource University, Gombe 2022
100Al-Ansar University, Maiduguri, Borno 2022
101Margaret Lawrence University, Umunede, Delta State 2022
102Khalifa Isiyaku Rabiu University, Kano 2022
103Sports University, Idumuje, Ugboko, Delta State 2022
104Baba Ahmed University, Kano State 2022
105Saisa University of Medical Sciences and Technology, Sokoto State 2022
106Nigerian British University, Asa, Abia State 2022
107Peter University, Achina-Onneh Anambra State 2022
108Newgate University, MInna, Niger State. 2022
109European University of Nigeria, Duboyi, FCT 2022
110NorthWest University Sokoto State 2022
111Rayhaan University, Kebbi 2023
112Muhammad Kamalud University Kwara 2023
113Sam Maris University, Ondo 2023
114Aletheia University, Ago-Iwoye Ogun State 2023
115Lux Mundi University Umuahia, Abia State 2023
116Maduka University, Ekwegbe, Enugu StateCourses2023
117PeaceLand University, Enugu State 2023
118Amadeus University, Amizi, Abia State 2023
119Vision University, Ikogbo, Ogun State 2023
120Azman University, Kano State 2023
121Huda University, Gusau, Zamafara State 2023
122Franco British International University, Kaduna State 2023
123Canadian University of Nigeria, Abuja 2023
124Gerar University of Medical Science Imope Ijebu, Ogun State. 2023
125British Canadian University, Obufu Cross River State 2023
126Hensard University, Toru-Orua, Sagbama, Bayelsa State 2023
127Amaj University, Kwali, Abuja 2023
128Phoenix University, Agwada, Nasarawa State 2023
129Wigwe University, Isiokpo Rivers State 2023
130Hillside University of Science and Technology, Okemisi, Ekiti State 2023
131University on the Niger, Umunya, Anambra state 2023
132Elrazi Medical University Yargaya University, Kano State 2023
133Venite University, Iloro-Ekiti, Ekiti State 2023
134Shanahan University Onitsha, Anambra State 2023
135The Duke Medical University, Calabar, Cross River State 2023
136Mercy Medical University, Iwo, Ogun State 2023
137Cosmopolitan University Abuja 2023
138Miva Open University, Abuja FCT 2023
139Iconic Open University, Sokoto State. 2023
140West Midlands Open University, Ibadan, Oyo State 2023
141Al-Muhibbah Open University, Abuja 2023
142El-Amin University, Minna, Niger State 2023
143College of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Kaduna State 2023
144Jewel University, Gombe state 2023
145Prime University, Kuje, FCT Abuja 2023
146Nigerian University of Technology and Management, Apapa, Lagos State 2023
147Al-Bayan University, Ankpa, Kogi State 2023

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