The higher institutions in a place like Nigeria generally has obviously doubled in number in recent years, so also is the number of federal schools. On this article, we have compiled all you need to know regarding the list of federal universities in Nigeria and their school fees.
You may also check: Low Tuition Universities in ghana
Some universities are rather cheap, some have really fair fees while some are pretty expensive, however like i said initially, We have created a list of federal universities in Nigeria and their school fees to make it pretty much easier for you to navigate.
Would you know what to do and you are about to graduate from high school? Throughout Nigeria, there are many higher education institutions and the choice of a university is multidisciplinary.
Some of these criteria include locations, fees, courses, academic staff, university prestige, etc. In Nigeria, we have established a list of federal universities in Nigeria and their school fees
Also check:How best to prepare 2020 WAEC GCE
Many people don’t know the names of universities in Nigeria, this post is a guide to candidates who aren’t just institutional students, but want to apply to become a student in any of the institutions of your choice.
Please be aware that the whole fee for school depends on numerous problems and base on the course chosen, so estimates are here. We also have to note that new students pay more than returning students.
This article is prepared in a very simplified way that will make it very easy for you to navigate through the list of federal universities in Nigeria with their school fees.
Note that these are the updated list as at the time this article was written…..any further changes will be updated as it comes. So make your research in the respective schools before registering.
Also Check:How to Upload O’level Result on JAMB Portal
List of Federal Universities In Nigeria And Their School Fees.
|1||Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi||N23,000 -N27,000||1988|
|2||Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria||N27,000 – N41,000||1962|
|3||Bayero University, Kano||N26,000 – N40,000||1975|
|4||Federal University Gashua, Yobe||2013|
|5||Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun||N66,150||2007|
|6||Federal University of Technology, Akure|
N13,560 – N83,940
|7||Federal University of Technology, Minna|
N20,000 – N37,000
|8||Federal University of Technology, Owerri||N48,300-N49,000||1980|
|9||Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State|
|10||Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina||N37,000 – N43,000||2011|
|11||Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State||2011|
|12||Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State||N45,000 – N50,000||2011|
|13||Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State||N41,000 – N50,000||2011|
|14||Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State||N41,000 – N44,000||2011|
|15||Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa||N41,000 – N50,000||2011|
|16||Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State||N35,000 – N102,000||2011|
|17||Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State||N25,000 – N43,500||2011|
|18||Federal University, Birnin Kebbi||2013|
|19||Federal University, Gusau Zamfara||2013|
|20||Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike||N62,500||1992|
|21||Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola||1981|
|22||National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos|
N36,000 – N55,000
|23||Nigeria Police Academy Wudil||2013|
|24||Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna||1985|
|25||Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka|
N20,100 – N65,90
|26||Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife||1962|
|27||University of Abuja, Gwagwalada|
N39,300 – N42,300
|28||Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta||N19,000 – N35,000||1988|
|29||University of Agriculture, Makurdi||1988|
|30||University of Benin||N12,000 – N49,500||1970|
|31||University of Calabar||N28,000||1975|
|32||University of Ibadan||N18,000-N35,000||1948|
|33||University of Ilorin||N23,900 – N76,500||1975|
|34||University of Jos||1975|
|35||University of Lagos||N14,500 – N63,500||1962|
|36||University of Maiduguri||1975|
|37||University of Nigeria, Nsukka|
|38||University of Port-Harcourt|
|39||University of Uyo||N56,000 – N60,000||1991|
|40||Usumanu Danfodiyo University||N32,000 – N43,000||1975|
|41||Nigerian Maritime University Okerenkoko, Delta State||2018|
|42||Air Force Institute of Technology, Kaduna||2018|
|43||Nigerian Army University Biu||2018|
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS [FAQs]
Below are some frequently asked questions about the federal universities in Nigeria. Please note that these questions were answered with respect to the situation as that point in time. However statement might change later on which may be contrary to the answers below. But don’t worry because we will try as much as possible to keep the post updated to suit any new change.
What is the name of the cheapest university in Nigeria?
The name of the cheapest university for the 2020/2021 academic session is Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi. They accept just 23,000 Naira tuition fee/ school fee.
How many federal universities do we have in Nigeria?
We have just about forty three  federal universities in Nigeria as at when this article is being published.
Which Federal University is the best in Nigeria?
The university of Benin popularly known as UNIBEN is the best federal universities in Nigeria as at when this article was published. It is ranked as the first and best university in Nigeria as at 2020.
Visit the federal university of Benin Official website here.
Please take a few seconds to post your comment if we have made an error or if you know the school fees of any of the schools left blank.
I hope this article was helpful? If so, I encourage you to use this opportunity, with our Facebook, telegram and Twitter share buttons, to share this information with others.