List of NUC Accredited Private universities in Nigeria [2022 UPDATED]

Accredited Private universities in Nigeria

When choosing a private university for your child, yourself, or even suggesting for someone, you have to be careful because there’re a lot of private universities including NUC accreditated and illegal universities while making choices make sure you go with NUC accredited private universities to be on a safe side.

These are the list of accredited private universities in Nigeria and they contain the school website links, vice-chancellors names, with other more information.

Read this: List of Illegal Universities in Nigeria you should avoid.

The list below contains only private universities accredited by NUC.

List of NUC Accredited Private universities in Nigeria

1Achievers University, OwoProfessor Samuel Aje
2Adeleke University, EdeProf. Samuel E Alao
3Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti StateProfessor M.O Ajisafe
4African University of Science & Technology, AbujaProfessor Kingston Nyamapfene
5Ajayi Crowther University, IbadanProf. Dapo F Asaju
6Al-Hikmah University, IlorinProfessor Noah Yusuf
7Al-Qalam University, KatsinaProf. Shehu G. Ado
8American University of Nigeria, YolaDr. Dawn Dekle
9Augustine UniversityProf. Christopher Odetunde
10Babcock University,Ilishan-RemoProfessor Ademola Stephen Tayo
11Baze UniversityProf. Tahir Mamman
12Bells University of Technology, OttaProfessor Jeremiah Ojediran
13Benson Idahosa University, Benin CityProf. Sam Guobadia
14Bingham University, New KaruProf. William Barnabas Qurix
15Bowen University, IwoProfessor. Joshua Ogunwole
16Caleb University, LagosProfessor Ayandiji D Aina
17Caritas University, EnuguProfessor Vincent C. Okore
18Chrisland UniversityProf (Mrs) Chinedum Peace Babalola
19Covenant University OtaProf. Abiodun Humphrey Adebayo
20Crawford University IgbesaProf. Isaac Rotimi Ajayi
21Crescent UniversityProfessor Ibrahim Gbajabiamila
22Edwin Clark University, KaigbodoProf. Timothy O Olagbemiro
23Elizade University, Ilara-MokinProf. Olukayode O. Amund
24Evangel University, AkaezeProf. I U Kalu
25Fountain Unveristy, OshogboProf. Amidu Olalekan Sanni
26Godfrey Okoye University, Ugwuomu-Nike – Enugu StateProf. (Revd.) Chikelu. Anieke
27Gregory University, UturuProf. M O E Iwualahttps://www.gregoryuniversity.com2012
28Hallmark University, Ijebi Itele, OgunProf. Segun Odunola
29Hezekiah University, UmudiProf. Enoch Ajunwa
30Igbinedion University OkadaProfessor Lawrence Ikechukwu Ezemonye
31Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-ArakejiProfessor Sola Fajana
32Kings University, Ode OmuProf. Diran Famurewa
33Kwararafa University, WukariProfessor Yakubu A Ochefu
34Landmark University, Omu-Aran.Professor Adeniyi Olayanju
35Lead City University, IbadanProf. Kabiru Aderemi Adeyemo
36Madonna University, OkijaProf. Chucks E. Ezedum
37Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, AjeboProf. Adeniyi Agunbiade
38Micheal & Cecilia Ibru UniversityProf. (Mrs.) Ibiynka A. Fuwape
39Mountain Top UniversityProf Elijah Ayolabi
40Nile University of Nigeria, AbujaProfessor Huseyin Sert
41Novena University, OgumeProf Chris Aniche Okoroafor
42Obong University, Obong NtakProfessor Udouda M Ekanemesanghttps://www.obonguniversity.net2007
43Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun StateProf. Chibuzo Nnate Nwoke
44Pan-Atlantic University, LagosProfessor Juan Manuel Elegido
45Paul University, Awka – Anambra StateProfessor Uche Isiugo-Abanihe
46Redeemer’s University, EdeProfessor Anthony Enisan Akinlo
47Renaissance University, EnuguProf. C C Onochie
48Rhema University, Obeama-Asa – Rivers StateProfessor O. C. Onwudike
49Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa IbomProf. Celestine A Ntuen
50Salem University, LokojaProf. (Mrs) Dorcas Oluwade
51Samuel Adegboyega University, Ogwa.Prof. Benard E. Aigbokhan
52Southwestern University, Oku OwaProf. Babatunde A Ikotun
53Summit UniversityProf. H O B Oloyede
54Tansian University, UmunyaProfessor Obioma Matthew Iheduru
55University of Mkar, MkarProf. Iorwese D Gernah
56Veritas University, AbujaProf. Michael Kwanashie
57Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa – Edo StateProfessor F E Obi Ikediugwuhttps://www.wellspringuniversity.net2009
58Wesley University. of Science & Technology, OndoProfessor Olu Aderounmu
59Western Delta University, Oghara Delta StateProf. (Mrs) Olete Okobiah
60Christopher University MoweProf. Friday Ndubuisi
61Kola Daisi University Ibadan, Oyo StateProf. Kolade Ayorinde
62Anchor University Ayobo Lagos StateProf. J O Afolayan
63Dominican University Ibadan Oyo StateProf. Anthony Akinwole
64Legacy University, Okija Anambra StateProf. Moses Nkem Chendo
65Arthur Javis University Akpoyubo Cross river StateProf. Julian Osuji
66Crown Hill University Eiyenkorin, Kwara StateProf John Adesiji Olorunmaiye
67Coal City University Enugu StateProf. Afam Icha-Ituma
68Clifford University Owerrinta Abia StateProf. Chimezie A Omeonu
69Admiralty University, Ibusa Delta State
70Spiritan University, Nneochi Abia StateProf. Remy Onyewuenyi
71Precious Cornerstone University, OyoProf. Julius Kolawole Oloke
72PAMO University of Medical Sciences, PortharcourtProf. Michael Diejomaoh
73Atiba University Oyo2017
74Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences Ijanikin, LagosProfessor Muheez Alani Durosinmi
75Skyline University, KanoProfessor Sudhakar Kota
76Greenfield University, Kaduna
77Dominion University Ibadan, Oyo State
78Trinity University Ogun StateProfessor Charles Korede Ayo
79Westland University Iwo, Osun State2019
80Topfaith University, Mkpatak, Akwa Ibom State2021
81Thomas Adewumi University, Oko-Irese, Kwara State2021
82Maranathan University, Mgbidi, Imo State2021
83Ave Maria University, Piyanko, Nasarawa State2021
84Al-Istiqama University, Sumaila, Kano State2021
85Mudiame University, Irrua, Edo State2021
86Havilla University, Nde-Ikom, Cross River State2021
87Claretian University of Nigeria, Nekede, Imo State2021
88NOK University, Kachia, Kaduna State2021
89Karl-Kumm University, Vom, Plateau State2021
90James Hope University, Lagos, Lagos State2021
91Maryam Abacha American University of Nigeria, Kano State2021
92Capital City University, Kano State2021
93Ahman Pategi University, Kwara State2021
94University of Offa, Kwara State2021
95Mewar University, Masaka, Nasarawa State2021
96Edusoko University, Bida, Niger State2021
97Philomath University, Kuje, Abuja2021
98Khadija University, Majia, Jigawa State2021
99Anan University, Kwall, Plateau State2021
Source from NUC website


Hope this article was helpful, make sure you make your choice of the institution from the above list and also check out their website to get more information about them.

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