Top 10 Oldest Universities In Nigeria

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These are the top 10 long-standing Universities in Nigeria, listed according to descending order:

1.) University of Ibadan (UI) – 1948 – Located in Oyo State

2.) University of Nigeria, Nsukka – 1960 – Located in Enugu State

3.) Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Efe – 1961 – Located in Osun State

4.) Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria – 1962 – Located in Kaduna

5.) University Of Lagos – 1962 – Located in Lagos State

6.) University of Maiduguri – 1975 – Located in Borno State

7.) University of Benin – 1970 – Located in Edo State

8.) University of Calabar – 1975 – Located in Cross Rivers State

9.) University of Jos – 1975 – Located in Plateau State

10.) University of Ilorin – 1975 – Located in Kwara State

One thing that is conspicuously clear here is that the 10 Universities are Federally-orientated higher institutions.

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