The Nigerian University Commission (NUC) is the body responsible for regulating national universities activities, they’ve released the new list of best universities in Nigeria.
Apart from granting approval for all academic programmes run in Nigerian universities and ensuring quality assurance of programmes in the Nigerian universities, the NUC comes up with a ranking every year of the top 100 universities in the country based different criteria. two years ago, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife ranked top, while last year, University of Lagos was the best university in Nigeria. In the Nigerian university ranking for 2016, University of Ibadan emerged tops leaving previous winners in fourth and second place respectively.
Here’s the full list of the top 20 universities in Nigeria 2016;