Find Out Who Tops The 100 Best Universities In Nigeria In 2014 [FULL LIST]

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According to the recent ranking results released by Webometrics on Monday, Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Ile Ife Osun State is now the best University in Nigeria.

On the ranking, Covenant University in Ota Ogun state came 2nd followed by University of Ibadan in Ibadan Oyo state. Last on the list is Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Lapai.

The Ranking Web of Universities (Webometrics) is a rank of world universities web presence. And below is the Top 100 Best University in Nigeria from the 2014 edition of the webometrics results.

Top 100 Best University in Nigeria for the second quarter of 2014

1   Obafemi Awolowo University

2   Covenant University Ota

3   University of Ibadan

4   University of Lagos

5   University of Ilorin

6   Ahmadu Bello University

7   University of Agriculture, Abeokuta

8   Landmark University

9   Federal University of Technology Akure

10 University of Nigeria

11 University of Benin

12 Madonna University Nigeria

13 Federal University of Technology Minna

14 University of Jos

15 University of Port Harcourt

16 Auchi Polytechnic

17 Federal University Oye Ekiti Ekiti State

18 University of Calabar

19 Yaba College of Technology

20 National Open University of Nigeria

21 Federal University of Technology Owerri

22 Lagos Business School

23 Bayero University Kano

24 University of Uyo

25 Ladoke Akintola University of Technology

26 Nnamdi Azikiwe University

27 University of Maiduguri

28 Bingham University New Karu

29 Osun State University

30 Babcock University

31 American University of Nigeria

32 Afe Babalola University Ado Ekiti Ekiti State

33 Redeemer’s University

34 Benue State University

35 Pan African University Lagos

36 Kwara State University

37 Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike

38 Federal University Ndufu Alike Ebonyi State

39 Olabisi Onabanjo University (Ogun State University)

40 Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma

41 Usmanu Danfodiyo University

42 Rivers State University of Science & Technology

43 Caritas University Enugu

44 Adekunle Ajasin University

45 Joseph Ayo Babalola University

46 Ekiti State University Ado Ekiti (University of Ado Ekiti)

47 Bowen University

48 Lagos State University

49 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University

50 Tai Solarin University of Education

51 Federal University Dutsin Ma

52 African University of Science & Technology Abuja

53 Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi

54 Ajayi Crowther University Oyo

55 Elizade University Ilara Mokin

56 Lead City University Ibadan

57 Caleb University

58 Ebonyi State University

59 Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna

60 Delta State University Nigeria

61 Imo State University Owerri

62 Niger Delta University

63 Umaru Musa Yar’Adua University (Katsina State University)

64 Abia State University Uturu

65 Anambra State University of Science & Technology Uli

66 National Mathematical Centre

67 Federal University Dutse Jigawa State

68 Federal University Otuoke Bayelsa

69 Fountain University Osogbo

70 Federal Polytechnic Ede

71 Igbinedion University Okada

72 Enugu State University of Science and Technology

73 Kaduna State University

74 Achievers University Owo

75 Nigerian Turkish Nile University Abuja

76 Crawford University Igbesa

77 Veritas University

78 Bells University of Technology Otta

79 Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola (Federal University of Technology)

80 Cross River State University of Science & Technology Calabar

81 Polytechnic Ibadan

82 Lagos State Polytechnic

83 Nasarawa State University

84 Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun

85 Al Hikmah University Ilorin

86 Federal University Lokoja Kogi State

87 Kwara State Polytechnic Ilorin

88 Paul University Awka Anambra State

89 Ondo State University of Science & Technology Okitipupa

90 University of Mkar

91 Benson Idahosa University

92 Federal Polytechnic Ilaro

93 Kaduna Polytechnic

94 Obong University

95 Renaissance University Enugu

96 Federal University Wukari Taraba State

97 Federal Polytechnic Nasarawa

98 Adeleke University Ede

99 Baze University Kuchigoro

100 Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida University Lapai

Now that you know what your university rank. What is your say on the ranking?



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  1. Pls i think this comment should be taken down cos this is not accurate. RSUST is the 12 best University in Nigeria at the moment. Pls check your sources again

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