This is the comprehensive list of all accredited State Universities in the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
There are Federal, State and Private Universities in Nigeria but we shall focus on the state owned educational institutions, all of course are accredited.
This post will help prospective students choose the state university that best suits them.
With the ever increasing demand for quality education and the increase in student population every year, it is imperative to help prospective students outline these various state universities so as to make it easy for them to choose from.
From our findings, we were able to gather that there are 38 accredited State Universities in Nigeria and we will outline them in alphabetical order for easy access.
It is important to note that the State owned Universities listed below have been fully accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC)
List of NUC Approved State Universities in Nigeria (2019)
1. Abia State University, Uturu
2. Adamawa State University, Mubi
3. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
4. Akwa Ibom State University of Technology, Uyo
5. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
6. Anambra State University of Science & Technology, Uli (Now Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University)
7. Bauchi State University, Gadau
8. Benue State University, Makurdi
9. Bukar Abba Ibrahim University, Damaturu
10. Cross River State University of Science and Technology, Calabar
11. Delta State University, Abraka
12. Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki
13. Ekiti State University, Ekiti
14. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu
15. Gombe State Univeristy, Gombe
16. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University, Lapai
17. Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Rumuolumeni
18. Imo State University, Owerri
19. Kaduna State University, Kaduna
20. Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil
21. Kebbi State University, Kebbi
22. Kogi State University, Anyigba
23. Kwara State University, Ilorin
24. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso
25. Lagos State University Ojo, Lagos
26. Nasarawa State University, Keffi
27. Niger Delta Unversity, Yenagoa
28. Northwest University, Kano
29. Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
30. Ondo State University of Science &and Technology, Okitipupa
31. Osun State University, Oshogbo
32. Plateau State University, Bokkos
33. Rivers State University of Science and Technology
34. Sokoto State University, Sokoto
35. Tai Solarin University of Education, Ijebu-Ode
36. Taraba State University, Jalingo
37. Technical University, Ibadan
38. Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University, Katsina.
These are the accredited State Universities in Nigeria 2019.