Top 100 Best Universities in Nigeria [Latest 2022 Ranking]

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Webometrics have released January 2022 edition Ranking of Nigerian Schools.

The Ranking Web or Webometrics is the “largest academic ranking of Higher Education Institution” based on the assessment of Composite Indicators and Web Impact Factors”.

“The original aim of the Ranking is to promote academic web presence, supporting the Open Access initiatives for increasing significantly the transfer of scientific and cultural knowledge generated by the universities to the whole Society. Read this also List of State Universities in Nigeria Been Approved By National Universities Commission (NUC) [Updated]

According to Webometrics:

“In order to achieve this objective, the publication of rankings is one of the most powerful and successful tools for starting and consolidating the processes of change in the academia, increasing the scholars’ commitment and setting up badly needed long term strategies,” Webometrics said on its website.

According to schoolloaded, Last year ranking University of Ibadan was No. 1 best university, follow by Covenant University Ota and Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) came third.

The University of Nigeria (UNN) and the University of Lagos (UNILAH) emerged fourth and fifth in Nigeria respectively.

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But, this year 2022 ranking according to Webometerics, Kebbi State University of Science and Technology KSUSTA comes 1st, follow by Ahmadu Bello University Distance Learning Centre and Benue State University Centre of Excellence for Food Technology and Research CEFTER came 3rd position.

Top 100 Best Universities in Nigeria 2022.

ranking World Rank Universitysort descending Det. Impact Rank* Openness Rank* Excellence Rank*
1 7182 (1) Kebbi State University of Science and Technology KSUSTA 15724 7420 5389
2 14498 (3) Ahmadu Bello University Distance Learning Centre 12868 7420 7190
3 24634 (3) Benue State University Centre of Excellence for Food Technology and Research CEFTER 24406 7420 7190
4 9661 (3) Lagos State University College of Medicine 15139 2679 7190
5 18705 (3) University of Calabar Graduate School 17849 7420 7190
6 18628 (3) University of Maiduguri Centre for Distance Learning 17743 7420 7190
7 17529 Abia State Polytechnic 16471 7420 7190
8 6901 Abia State University Uturu 11863 5094 6488
9 5149 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University 8970 7420 4471
10 20495 Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic 19875 7420 7190
11 10801 Achievers University Owo 11969 6198 7190
12 11527 Adamawa State University 14671 5243 7190
13 27577 Adamu Augie College of Education Argungu 27485 7420 7190
14 3432 Adekunle Ajasin University 3259 2838 4829
15 9559 Adeleke University Ede 12949 4345 7190
16 19063 Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education 18246 7420 7190
17 13290 Adeyemi College of Education Ondo 14496 6632 7190
18 19063 Admiralty University of Nigeria 18254 7420 7190
19 5188 African University of Science & Technology Abuja 12764 5820 4736
20 2262 Ahmadu Bello University 5408 1459 2309
21 14594 Air Force Institute of Technology Nigeria 12980 7420 7190
22 9142 Ajayi Crowther University Oyo 12077 4328 7190
23 22486 Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic Unwana 22071 7420 7190
24 26150 Akperan Orshi College of Agriculture Yandev 26014 7420 7190
25 27131 Akwa Ibom State College of Science & Technology 27033 7420 7190
26 16602 Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic Ikot Osurua 15397 7420 7190
27 8603 Akwa Ibom State University of Technology 12004 3516 7190
28 15045 Al Hikmah University Ilorin 13540 7420 7190
29 16757 Al Qalam University Katsina 15576 7420 7190
30 26355 Al-Istiqama University Sumaila 26261 7420 7190
31 21843 AllOver Central Polytechnic 21381 7420 7190
32 13819 Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education Owerri 16041 6265 7190
33 4894 Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma 9580 3521 5325
34 5897 American University of Nigeria 8811 4858 6283
35 26564 Anan University Kwall 26466 7420 7190
36 11290 Anchor University Lagos 14686 4982 7190
37 19846 Arthur Jarvis University 19106 7420 7190
38 19944 Atiba University 19241 7420 7190
39 10613 Auchi Polytechnic 7783 7420 7190
40 13748 Augustine University Ilara Epe 16405 6032 7190
41 28952 Ave Maria University Piyanko 28913 7420 7190
42 6644 Babcock University 8381 1959 7190
43 11677 Bauchi State University Gadau 14043 5772 7190
44 22174 Bayelsa Medical University 21724 7420 7190
45 2877 Bayero University Kano 8510 1889 2518
46 8309 Baze University Kuchigoro 11025 3806 7190
47 9283 Bells University of Technology Otta 13294 3621 7190
48 9559 Benson Idahosa University 12396 4744 7190
49 22324 Benue State Polytechnic Ugbokolo 21900 7420 7190
50 7908 Benue State University 10564 3415 7190
51 9173 Bingham University New Karu 12747 3890 7190
52 8303 Bowen University 11647 3226 7190
53 10282 Caleb University 13064 5140 7190
54 17355 Caritas University Enugu 16266 7420 7190
55 17514 Chrisland University Abeokuta 17500 7286 7190
56 19496 Christopher University 18718 7420 7190
57 8283 Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (Anambra State University of Science & Technology Uli) 11900 2967 7190
58 25770 Claretian University of Nigeria Nekede 25626 7420 7190
59 19901 Clifford University 19192 7420 7190
60 17577 Coal City University 17188 7345 7190
61 29076 College of Agriculture Jalingo Taraba State 29041 7420 7190
62 26753 College of Education Agbor 26645 7420 7190
63 20669 College of Education Akwanga 20083 7420 7190
64 24352 College of Education Ikere Ekiti 24107 7420 7190
65 20968 College of Education Jalingo 20403 7420 7190
66 27433 Confluence University of Science and Technology Osara 27363 7420 7190
67 24623 Covenant Polytechnic Aba 24383 7420 7190
68 1370 Covenant University Ota 3045 1140 1345
69 13399 Crawford University Igbesa 14222 6802 7190
70 18047 Crescent University 17082 7420 7190
71 19083 Crescent University Abeokuta 18266 7420 7190
72 5356 Cross River State University of Science & Technology Calabar 11923 3905 5532
73 21055 Crown Hill University Ilorin 20489 7420 7190
74 20442 Crown Polytechnic 19834 7420 7190
75 21558 Delta State Polytechnic Ogwashi Uku 21062 7420 7190
76 18091 Delta State Polytechnic Otefe Oghara 17142 7420 7190
77 4538 Delta State University Nigeria 10301 1870 5020
78 26727 Dominican Institute Samonda Ibadan 26618 7420 7190
79 14795 Dominican University Nigeria 13230 7420 7190
80 18068 Dominion University 17111 7420 7190
81 25349 Dorben Polytechnic 25182 7420 7190
82 21323 Eastern Palm University 20805 7420 7190
83 4168 Ebonyi State University 12178 2223 3877
84 20534 Edo State Polytechnic Usen 19928 7420 7190
85 8521 Edo University Iyamho 11717 3594 7190
86 30437 Edusoko University Vida 30428 7420 7190
87 12328 Edwin Clark University Kiagbodo 10048 7420 7190
88 3172 Ekiti State University Ado Ekiti (University of Ado Ekiti) 4283 1713 4327
89 22717 Ekiti State University Emmanuel Alayande College of Education Oyo 22332 7420 7190
90 20358 Eko University of Medicine and Health Sciences EKUMEDHS 19713 7420 7190
91 18282 Elechi Amadi Polytechnic Rumuola 17367 7420 7190
92 9699 Elizade University Ilara Mokin 13469 4157 7190
93 20306 Emmanuel Alayande College of Education Oyo 19652 7420 7190
94 6504 Enugu State University of Science & Technology 10105 3491 6775
95 15276 Evangel University Akaeze 18941 5638 7190
96 22275 Federal College of Agriculture Akure 21846 7420 7190
97 23133 Federal College of Agriculture Ishiagu 22796 7420 7190
98 21723 Federal College of Education Abeokuta 21253 7420 7190
99 23681 Federal College of Education Eha Amufu 23377 7420 7190
100 20747 Federal College of Education Kano 20157 7420 7190

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