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Universities in Nigeria - Rankings & Reviews

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70
Universities in Nigeria
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682,950
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154,000,000
Population
  • 70 universities in Nigeria are listed in 10 different university rankings (by institution) as well as 3 different subject specific rankings.
  • 32 of these universities are listed in at least one institution or subject specific ranking.
  • Most comprehensive collection of university ranking scores worldwide. We monitor continuously 102 different university and subject rankings so that you can conveniently compare all rankings in one place.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Nigeria:

#1

Medicine & Health — Medicine #101  #1  University of Ibadan

#2

Business — Other #501  #1  Covenant University

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Student satisfaction   4.0 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
#3123  #8  Webometrics
#742  #2  Scimago Institutions Ranking

Student satisfaction   3.9 / 5.0 (41 reviews)
#3005  #7  Webometrics
#788  #14  Scimago Institutions Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.3 / 5.0 (277 reviews)
#3729  #10  Webometrics
#788  #15  Scimago Institutions Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.5 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
#3832  #13  Webometrics
#770  #12  Scimago Institutions Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.5 / 5.0 (45 reviews)
#3814  #11  Webometrics
#782  #13  Scimago Institutions Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.0 / 5.0 (30 reviews)
#3938  #15  Webometrics
#757  #8  Scimago Institutions Ranking

#4086  #16  Webometrics
#769  #11  Scimago Institutions Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (71 reviews)
#4406  #18  Webometrics
#753  #4  Scimago Institutions Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.3 / 5.0 (533 reviews)
#601  #1  THE World University Rankings
#766  #9  Scimago Institutions Ranking
#151  #2  BRICS & Emerging Economies University Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (48 reviews)
#3488  #9  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (66 reviews)
#3821  #12  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   3.9 / 5.0 (78 reviews)
#3838  #14  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.5 / 5.0 (30 reviews)
#4275  #17  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.6 / 5.0 (51 reviews)
#5299  #19  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.3 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
#2344  #4  Webometrics
#754  #6  Scimago Institutions Ranking
#1656  #2  URAP World Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (143 reviews)
#2129  #2  Webometrics
#744  #3  Scimago Institutions Ranking
#1820  #4  URAP World Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.5 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
#2247  #3  Webometrics
#754  #5  Scimago Institutions Ranking
#1815  #3  URAP World Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.4 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
#7019  #21  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.4 / 5.0 (232 reviews)
#7269  #22  Webometrics

#7570  #23  Webometrics

#7735  #24  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (30 reviews)
#7798  #25  Webometrics

#8386  #26  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.6 / 5.0 (37 reviews)
#2589  #5  Webometrics
#767  #10  Scimago Institutions Ranking
#2004  #5  URAP World Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (70 reviews)
#8611  #27  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.5 / 5.0 (97 reviews)
#8753  #28  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.3 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
#2791  #6  Webometrics
#756  #7  Scimago Institutions Ranking
#2042  #6  URAP World Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.4 / 5.0 (36 reviews)
#10450  #29  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   3.6 / 5.0 (40 reviews)
#11052  #30  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   4.5 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
#601  #2  THE World University Rankings
#1148  #1  Webometrics
#717  #1  Scimago Institutions Ranking
#141  #1  BRICS & Emerging Economies University Ranking
#991  #1  CWUR Center for World University Rankings
#369  #1  RUR Reputation Ranking
#664  #1  RUR Research Performance Ranking
#485  #1  RUR World University Rankings
#1142  #1  URAP World Ranking

Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (32 reviews)
#11855  #31  Webometrics

Student satisfaction   3.4 / 5.0 (30 reviews)
#6654  #20  Webometrics
#1345  #1  Payscale Bachelor's only

Student satisfaction   4.3 / 5.0 (10 reviews)
Student satisfaction   3.6 / 5.0 (18 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.7 / 5.0 (29 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.0 / 5.0 (51 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.1 / 5.0 (116 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.7 / 5.0 (28 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.0 / 5.0 (42 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.0 / 5.0 (7 reviews)
Student satisfaction   3.4 / 5.0 (11 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.3 / 5.0 (51 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.1 / 5.0 (46 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.5 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.0 / 5.0 (57 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.0 / 5.0 (12 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.5 / 5.0 (37 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.1 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.1 / 5.0 (19 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.6 / 5.0 (19 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.2 / 5.0 (49 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.1 / 5.0 (33 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.4 / 5.0 (78 reviews)
Student satisfaction   3.8 / 5.0 (20 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.0 / 5.0 (8 reviews)
Student satisfaction   4.3 / 5.0 (194 reviews)

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Ranking publishers

CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Published: July, 2018



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Payscale

Published: August, 2018



RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Published: September, 2018



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Scimago Institutions

Published: May, 2019

Criteria used in ranking:
Output: 8.0%
Normalized Impact: 13.0%
Innovative Knowledge: 25.0%
Excellence with Leadership: 13.0%
Domain's Inbound Links: 15.0%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Published: May, 2019

Criteria used in ranking:
Teaching 30.0%
Research (volume, income and reputation)
International outlook (staff, students, research): 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer)
Citations 30.0%

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Urap

Published: October, 2018



Webometrics

Published: January, 2019

Criteria used in ranking:
Visibility (external links): 50.0%
Size (web pages): 20.0%
Scholar: 15.0%
Rich files: 15.0%
Ranking primarily based on the metrics of universities websites, such as number of links to website or number pages on website.

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