List of Federal Universities in Nigeria 2022 [NUC Approved & UPDATED]

Check out the Approved Federal Universities in Nigeria. Approved by National Universities Commission (NUC). This list has been Updated.

Check out the Approved Federal Universities in Nigeria. Approved by National Universities Commission (NUC). This list has been Updated.

Below are the list of FEDERAL UNIVERSITIES in Nigeria. This list was last updated by National Universities Commission (NUC) on 14th January, 2019. Check out the complete List of Private Universities in Nigeria 2022 [NUC Approved & Updated]

The oldest federal university in Nigeria is University of Ibadan, Ibadan (UI), it was established in the year 1948. Do you know the Top 100 Best Universities in Nigeria [Latest 2022 Ranking]

List of Federal Universities in Nigeria.

Below is the updated list of federal universities in Nigeria and their year of establishment.

Note: This list has been updated with the newely Approved Private Universities.

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S/N FEDERAL UNIVERSITIES VICE CHANCELLOR WEBSITE ADDRESS YEAR EST.

1 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi Professor Saminu Ibrahim https://www.atbu.edu.ng 1988
2 Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria Professor Kabir Bala https://www.abu.edu.ng 1962
3 Bayero University, Kano Professor Sagir Abbas https://www.buk.edu.ng 1975
4 Federal University Gashua, Yobe Prof. Andrew Haruna https://www.fugashua.edu.ng 2013
5 Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun Prof. Akii Ibhadode https://www.fupre.edu.ng 2007
6 Federal University of Technology, Akure Prof. Joseph Adola Fuwape https://www.futa.edu.ng 1981
7 Federal University of Technology, Minna Professor Abdullahi Bala https://www.futminna.edu.ng 1982
8 Federal University of Technology, Owerri Prof. Francis Chukwuemeka Eze https://www.futo.edu.ng 1980
9 Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State Professor Abdulkarim Muhammad https://www.fud.edu.ng/ 2011
10 Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina Professor Armaya’u Hamisu https://www.fudutsinma.edu.ng 2011
11 Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State Prof. Alhassan Mohammed Gani https://www.fukashere.edu.ng 2011
12 Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State Professor Sheju Adbul Rahman https://www.fulafia.edu.ng 2011
13 Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State Professor Angela Freeman Miri https://www.fulokoja.edu.ng 2011
14 Alex Ekwueme University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State Professor Chinedum Nwajiuba https://www.funai.edu.ng 2011
15 Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa Professor Seth Accra Jaja https://www.fuotuoke.edu.ng/ 2011
16 Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State Prof. Kayode Soremekun https://www.fuoye.edu.ng/ 2011
17 Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State Professor Mohammed Kundiri https://www.fuwukari.edu.ng/ 2011
18 Federal University, Birnin Kebbi Prof. Bello Bala Shehu https://www.fubk.edu.ng 2013
19 Federal University, Gusau Zamfara Prof. Magaji Garba https://www.fugusau.edu.ng 2013
20 Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike Professor Francis O Otunta https://www.mouau.edu.ng 1992
21 Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola Professor Abdullahi Liman Tukur https://www.mautech.edu.ng 1981
22 National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos Professor Oluyemi Peters https://www.nou.edu.ng 2002
23 Nigeria Police Academy Wudil Professor Munzali Jibril https://polac.edu.ng/ 2013
24 Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna Professor Azubuike Sonny Nwankwo (Provost) https://www.nda.edu.ng 1985
25 Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka Professor Charles Esimone https://www.unizik.edu.ng 1992
26 Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-Ife Professor Eyitope Ogunbodede https://www.oauife.edu.ng 1962
27 University of Abuja, Gwagwalada Professor Abdul-Rasheed Na’ Allah https://www.uniabuja.edu.ng 1988
28 Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Professor Felix Kolawole Salako https://www.unaab.edu.ng 1988
29 University of Agriculture, Makurdi Prof. Richard Anande Kimbir https://www.uam.edu.ng 1988
30 University of Benin Professor Lilian Salami https://www.uniben.edu.ng 1970
31 University of Calabar Prof. Florence Obi https://www.unical.edu.ng 1975
32 University of Ibadan Professor Kayode Oyebode Adebowale https://www.ui.edu.ng 1948
33 University of Ilorin Professor Sulyman Abdulkareem https://www.unilorin.edu.ng 1975
34 University of Jos Prof. Tanko Ishaya https://www.unijos.edu.ng 1975
35 University of Lagos Prof. Oluwatoyin T Ogundipe https://www.unilag.edu.ng 1962
36 University of Maiduguri Professor Ibrahim A. Njodi https://www.unimaid.edu.ng 1975
37 University of Nigeria, Nsukka Professor Benjamin C. Ozumba https://www.unn.edu.ng 1960
38 University of Port-Harcourt Professor Owunari Georgewill https://www.uniport.edu.ng 1975
39 University of Uyo Professor Enefiok Essien https://www.uniuyo.edu.ng 1991
40 Usumanu Danfodiyo University Professor L S Bilbis https://www.udusok.edu.ng 1975
41 Nigerian Maritime University Okerenkoko, Delta State Professor Ongoebi M Orubide Etebu https://www.nmu.edu.ng 2018
42 Air Force Institute of Technology, Kaduna Prof. Mohammed Dauda (Provost) https://afit.edu.ng 2018
43 Nigerian Army University Biu Prof. David Iliya Malgwi https://naub.edu.ng/ 2018
44 Federal University of Health Technology, Otukpo Benue State 2020
45 Federal University of Agriculture, Zuru, Kebbi State 2020
46 Federal University of Technology, Babura, Jigawa State 2021
47 Federal University of Technology, Ikot Abasi, Akwa Ibom State 2021
48 Federal University of Health Sciences, Azare, Bauchi State 2021
49 Federal University of Health Sciences, Ila Orangun, Osun State

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