LEAD CITY UNIVERSITY

The Proprietor of Lead City University, Ibadan is the Eduserve Consult, Ibadan. Over the years, Eduserve Consult Ltd has recorded remarkable achievements in promoting educational development in Secondary, Tertiary and Computer Education, especially in the City of Ibadan. The University submitted its application to the National Universities Commission the year 2002.
Founded: 2005, Private Location: Ibadan, Oyo State.

MADONNA UNIVERSITY

Madonna University is the first private University in Nigeria and the first Catholic University in Nigeria. Enjoying both Stately and Ecclesiastical approval, it strives to revive in her community the age-long tradition of Catholic Education and the exacting demand of our contemporary society for sound education enrooted in salubrious life-promoting morality.
Founded: 1999,Private Christian Location: Okija, Elele

BAZE UNIVERSITY

Baze aims to provide university education to British standards in Nigeria at about half the cost of sending a student to study abroad. Currently, no Nigerian University is rated in the top 5,000 in the world. Many Nigerians thus feel compelled to send their sons and daughters to be educated abroad, at substantial cost
Founded: 2011, Private Location: Abuja

LANDMARK UNIVERSITY

Landmark University is a product of the education mandate given to Dr. David Oyedepo, the President of the Living Faith Church, worldwide. The focus is to assist the nation and indeed the continent of Africa in self-discovery so that she may recover her leading position in education and in civilization.
Founded: 2011, Private Christian Location: Kwara State.

IGBINEDION UNIVERSITY

Igbinedion University Okada marks the realisation of the dream of Sir, Dr. Gabriel Osawaru Igbinedion, the Esama of Benin kingdom, to bequeath to future generations a University with international standard where academic calendar is faithfully run without interruption.
Founded: 1999, Private Location: Okada, Edo state

Redeemers University

We have a vision for a better nation; a Nigeria of frank and candid academicians, dependable and honest artisans, God fearing and faithful pastors, decent and law-abiding citizens, trusworthy and upright youths, caring and compassionate doctors, honourable and truthful politicians, open and sincere business community, courageous and reliable public servants.
Founded: 2005, Private Christian Location: Ogun state

Joseph Ayo Babalola University .

Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji Arakeji, Osun State is a faith-based tertiary institution owned by the Christ Apostolic Church (Worldwide). It was approved on 8th February, 2006 by the Federal Executive Council; received its licence on 6th March, 2006 and opened to students for the 2006/2007 session on the 25th October, 2006
Founded: 2006, Private Christian Location: Ogun state

Crawford University

Crawford University is a private University of the Apostolic Faith Mission, licensed by the Federal Government of Nigeria. The University is committed to academic excellence and the highest levels of discipline and morals. Mission of the University is “to be an International Institution of higher learning with enviable standards of teaching and research.
Founded: 2005, Private Christian Location: Igbesa, Ogun state.

Covenant University (CU)

Covenant University is arguably one of the most beautiful universities in Nigeria and also one of the best private universities in Nigeria in terms of academics, and leadership skills. Covenant University was founded by the living faith church lead by Bishop David Oyedepo. It is a strong christian university but also offers admission to a few muslim students every year. The University mainly offers undergraduate degress presently.
Founded: 2002, Private Christian Location: Ogun State

Caleb University
The philosophy of the University is committment to training of future leaders imbued with ability and integrity, with focus on overall success building. In this quest, the University shall inculcate in the students, sound academic knowledge, character building, entrepreneurial skills and culture.
Founded: 2007, Private Location: Lagos

Afe Babalola University
Afe Babalola University is a result-oriented institution for producing highly skilled and socially relevant graduates capable of applying scientific knowledge for the resolution of social and technological problems. The University is equally committed to transforming students into expert thinkers, innovative managers and resourceful technocrats in all fields of learning.
Founded: 2009, Private Location: Ado Ekiti.

BOWEN UNIVERSITY

Bowen University is a private institution owned by the Nigerian Baptist Convention and named after Reverend Thomas Jefferson Bowen who pioneered Baptist work in Nigeria in 1850. The University obtained a final Government approval in 2001 but commenced academic activities on the 4th of November 2002.
Founded: 2002, Private Christian Location: IWO, Osun State.

Benson Idahosa University

The Benson Idahosa University is a private, Christian university in Benin City, Nigeria. Benson Idahosa University is named after Archbishop Benson Idahosa, a minister from Benin City, Nigeria. The University named after him was founded on the principle of evangelism which he preached and lived for throughout his life here in mortality.
Founded: 2002, Private Christian Location: Benin, Edo State

Bells University of Technology
Bells University of Technology is the first Private University of Technology in Nigeria. The university is ranked 46 out of all universities in Nigeria. It is also one of the best private universities in Nigeria and located in Otta, Ogun State just across Covenant University. Bells University of Technology presently offers pre-degree programs and undergraduate programs to prospective students.
Founded: 2004, Private Location: Ota, Ogun State

BABCOCK UNIVERSITY

ADMISSION Requirement Student Gender: Male/ Female Courses:N/A Dress Code: YES Jamb Cut Of Mark: N/A International Student: Yes Degree: Bachelors RESOURCES School library:N/A Scholarship:Nil Sport Facilities: Yes Housing: YES
Founded: 1999, Private Christian Location: Ogun state

AJAYI CROWTHER UNIVERSITY

The Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo was established by theSupraDiocesan Board (West) of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), and has its origin in the defunct CMS training institution, Abeokuta and the defunct St. Andrews College, Oyo. The University started as CMS Training Institution in Abeokuta in 1853
Founded: 2005, Private Christian Location: Oyo State.

The African University of Science and Technology.

The African University of Science and Technology (AUST) is a private, pan-African, coeducational, research university located in Abuja, Nigeria. The mission of AUST is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the African continent in the 21st century.
Founded: 2007, Private Location: Abuja, Nigeria

Achievers University, Owo.

The motto of the University is Knowledge, Integrity and Leadership with a very clear vision to be the best University in Africa and indeed one of the best in the world.
Founded: 2007, Private Location: Owo, Ondo state.

Fountain University, Nigeria.

Fountain university is one of the top private universities in nigeria with a ranking of 72 out of all the Nigerian universities. It was founded by the Nasrul-Lahi-ll-Fatih Society of Nigeria. NASFAT is an Islamic organization in Nigeria.The muslim university presently offers only undergrdute degrees to prospective students.
Founded: 2006, Private Location: Oshogbo, Osun State.

ECWA Bingham University

Ecwa Bingham university is one of the best private christian universities in Nigeria. Ecwa bingham university ranking is 70. Admission into ecwa bingham university requires Neco, Jamb, Waec, and G.C.E. The Jamb cut off mark is 180 similar to other private universities in Nigeria. Scholarships are however not available at the school. Post-graduate and Undergraduate degrees are presently offered at bingham university.
Founded: 2005, Private Christian Location: New Karu, Nasarawa State.

Wukari Jubilee University / Kwararafa University

Wukari Jubilee University also popularly known as kwararafa University. The main campus of the university is located in Taraba State, Nigeria.Wukari Jubilee University was set up to become a first class institution in pursuit of knowledge and scholarship through teaching, research and community. Admission at Wukari Jubilee University Requirements: Jamb, G.C.E, NECO, WAEC. Student Gender: Male & Female.
Founded: 2007, Private Location: Taraba State

American University of Nigeria (ABTI University)

American University of Nigeria is the first American University in Nigeria with an American Vice Chancellor and Professors. One of the most organized Private Universities in Nigeria located in Adamawa State, Nigeria. The University was formerly known as ABTI University. However it is one of the most expensive Private Universities in Nigeria.
Founded: 2005, Private Location: Yola, Adamawa State.

Lagos Business School. (LBS)

Lagos Business School is the only business school out of all the Private Universities in Nigeria. The University is a member of Pan African University. It is ranked 18 among all universities in Nigeria. Lagos business school offers full time MBA programs and a doctoral management degree.
Founded: 1991, Private Location: Lagos State.

Caritas University, Nigeria
Caritas university is a private catholic university in Nigeria. It is approved by national universities commissions. It aims is to provide catholic education for Nigerian students. As one of the private universities in Nigeria, its jamb cut off mark is 150. All admitted students are suppose to dress according to the dress code of the school. Caritas university has facilities such as university library, sports facilities, students dormitory and so on.
Founded: 2004, Private Chritian Location: Enugu state

Western Delta University

Western Delta University is one of the few private universities in Nigeria located in Delta state. Admission requirements into delta state university is similar to other Nigerian schools. The facilities at the university includes library, laboratories, student dormitories, sport facilities and so on. Undergraduate degrees are presently offered at western delta university.
Founded: 2007, Private Location: Delta State

Wellspring University, Nigeria

Wellspring university is one of the new private universities in Nigeria with its founding on the principle of christian ethics. It aims to promote management science in Nigeria students. It present offers undergraduate degrees. unlike other private universities in Nigeria, Wellspring university does not have any dress code for prospective students.
Founded: 2009, Private Location: EDO STATE

UNIVERSITY OF MKAR

University of Mkar, Mkar is a private Christian institution established by the Church of Christ in Sudan among the Tiv (NKST) to make a mark in the educational landscape of the nation. Founded in June, 2005, it is a model University that is technologically driven, has strong passion for academic excellence, emphasises character development etc
Founded: 2005, Private Christian Location: MKA

SALEM UNIVERSITY

ADMISSION REQUIREMENT STUDENT GENDER: Male/ Female COURSES: list of courses available at salem university DRESS CODE: NO JAMB CUT OFF MARK: 150 INT. STUDENT: No DEGREE: Undergraduate/postgraduate RESOURCES SCHOOL LIBRARY: Yes SCHOLARSHIP: Yes SPORT FACILITIES: Yes HOUSING: Yes DEPARTMENT: Yes
Founded: 2009, Private Christian Location: Lokoja, Kogi State.

Oduduwa University

Oduduwa university is a forward university in Nigeria with the aim of improving teaching and bringing in high standard research. Oduduwa is not yet included in the ranking of private universities in Nigeria however it is accredited by federal government of Nigeria. Admission into oduduwa university is similar to admissions into other private universities in Nigeria.
Founded: 2009, Private Location: Ipetumodu, Osun State.

OBONG UNIVERISTY

Obong University is built on Christian values and the highest standards of academic excellence. At Obong, students are strengthened to enhance their competence, self reliance and overall benefit to society. Located in the serene country town of Obong Ntak, Obong University provides an excellent environment for academic pursuits and self development.
Founded: 2007, Private Christian Location: Akwa Ibom State.

NOVENA UNIVERSITY

ADMISSION REQUIREMENT: admission requirements into novena university STUDENT GENDER: male/female COURSES DRESS CODE: No JAMB CUT OFF MARK: Not listed INT. STUDENT: None DEGREE: Undergraduate Prog. RESOURCES SCHOOL LIBRARY: Yes SCHOLARSHIP: No SPORT FACILITIES: Yes HOUSING: Yes DEPARTMENT:
Founded: 2005,Private Location: Ogunme, Delta State.

Renaissance University

Renaissance University ranking is 77 of all private universities in Nigeria. The university is located in Enugu state, Nigeria. Degree programs at the university are for a duration of 4yrs and 5yrs for most engineering majors. Renaissance university has been approved by the federal government of Nigeria.
Founded: 2005,Private Location: Enugu State.

Nigerian Turkish Nile University

Nigerian Turkish Nile University is an international university in Nigeria. It is also one of the best private universities in Nigeria with no ties to any religion. Admission into Turkish Nile University is based on academic performance with regards to Jamb, Neco, and GCE. Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses are available at Nigerian Turkish Nile University to prospective Nigerian students.
Founded: 2009,Private Location: Abuja