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List of Accredited School of Nursing in Nigeria 2023

Here’s a list of accredited schools of nursing, midwifery, post-basic nursing, and Departments of nursing with the approval status and admission Quota on a state basis across Nigeria.

This list of schools of nursing in Nigeria is to guide you in your decision-making in your admission process.

1.0 Abia State 
1Department of Nursing, Abia State University, Uturu50
2School of Nursing, Abia State University Teaching Hospital (ABSUTH), AbaNil
3School of Nursing, Umuahia.30
4School of Nursing, Amachara50
5School of Post Basic Midwifery (SPBM), Umuahia50
6SOPBM, Abia State University Teaching Hospital (ABSUTH),  Aba50
7School of Post Basic Midwifery (SPBM), Abiriba50
8SOBM, Amachara School of Mental Health Nursing, Aba.Nil
9Withdrawn and embargo placed on admission.
2.0 Adamawa State 
10College of Nursing & Midwifery, Dept. of Nursing, Yola75
11College of Nursing & Midwifery, Dept. of Midwifery, Yola Community Midwifery, Yola60 40
13School of Peri-operative Nursing, Federal Medical Center, Yola, 30
3.0 Akwa-Ibom State 
14School of Nursing, Anua-Uyo.75
15School of Nursing, Eket40
16School of Nursing, Ikot-Ekpene40
17 School of Nursing, Ituk-Mbang.Nil
18School of Post Basic Midwifery (SPBM), Anua-Uyo50
19School of Post Basic Midwifery (SPBM), Iquita-Oron50
20School of Post Basic Midwifery (SPBM), Ituk-Mbang50
21School of Post Basic Midwifery (SPBM), Urua-AkpanNil
22School of Mental Health Nursing, EketNil
4.0 Anambra State 
23Department of Nursing, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nnewi.50
24 School of Nursing, Ihiala75
25 School of Nursing, Iyi-Enu50
26 School of Nursing, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital, Nnewi50
27 School of Nursing, COOUTH, Nkpor50
28 School of Nursing, Adazi-Nnukwu60
29College of Nursing, Diocesan Hospital, Amichi50
30College of Nursing, St. Charles Borromeo Hospital, Onitsha50
31SOBM, Adazi50
32SOBM, COOUTH, Nkpor50
33School of Post Basic Midwifery (SPBM), Ihiala.60
34SOBM Iyi-Enu.50
35School of Post Basic Midwifery (SPBM), Waterside, Onitsha50
5.0 Bauchi State 
36School of Nursing, ATBUTH, Bauchi75
37College of Nursing and Midwifery, SON, Bauchi50
38SOBM  ATBUTH, Bauchi60
39Community Midwifery Programme-SOBM,  ATBUTH, Bauchi40
40College of Nursing and Midwifery, SON, Bauchi50
41College of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Midwifery, Bauchi50
6.0 Bayelsa State 
42DON, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island75
43School of Nursing, Tombia75
44SOBM, Tombia40
7.0 Benue State 
45School of Nursing, Makurdi.40
46School of Nursing, Mkar50
47SOBM, Makurdi35
48SOBM, Mkar.Nil
8.0 Borno State 
49DON, University of Maiduguri.50
50School of Nursing, Maiduguri50
51School of Nursing, UMTH, Maiduguri50 50
52a. SOBM, Maiduguri.
53b. Community Midwifery ProgrammeSOBM,  Maiduguri20
54SOPBN Peri-Operative, UMTH, Maiduguri
55School of Mental Health Nursing, FNH, Maiduguri30
56SOPB Critical Care Nursing, UMTH, Maiduguri30
9.0 Cross River State 
57Department of Nursing, University Of Calabar SON, St. Margaret’s Hospital, Calabar.50 40
59School of Nursing, UCTH, Calabar50
60School of Nursing, Itigidi.75
61School of Nursing, Ogoja.35
62SOPBM Calabar70
63SOPBM, Obudu.50
64SOPBM Ogoja, Moniaya50
65SOPB Otorhinolaryngology Nursing  UCTH, CalabarNil
66School of Mental Health Nursing, Fed. Neuro Psy. Hosp., Calabar30
10.0 67Delta State DON, Delta State University, Abraka  75
68School of Nursing, Agbor75
69School of Nursing, Eku75
70School of Nursing, Warri50
71SOPBM, Asaba. SOPBM, Sapele50 50
11.0 Ebonyi State 
73Department of Nursing, Ebonyi State University EBSU, Abakaliki50
74School of Nursing, MMH, Afikpo100
75School of Nursing, FETHA, Abakaliki SOPBM Afikpo50 50
77SOBM, FETHA, Abakaliki50
78College of Nursing Sciences, Uburu50
12.0   Edo State 
79Department of Nursing, University of Benin, Benin-City50
80Department of Nursing, Igbinedion University, Okada30
81Department of Nursing, Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma SON, Benin City.50 Nil
83School of Nursing, UBTH, Benin75
84School of Nursing, Igbinedion University Teaching Hospital, Okada30
85SOPBM U.B.T.H. Benin-City.50
86SOBM, Benin-CityNil
87SOBM, St. Philo’s Hosp. Benin-City.50
88SOBM, St. Camillus Hosp. Uromi50
89SOBM. Zuma Memorial Hosp. Irrua.Nil
90SOPB Paediatric Nursing, UBTH, Benin30
91SOPB Ophthalmic Nursing, UBTH, Benin City30
92SOPB Peri-Operative Nursing, UBTH, Benin30
93SOPBN A & E Nursing, UBTH, Benin30
94SOPB Peri-Operative Nursing, Irrua Specialist Hospital, Irrua30
95SOPB Paediatric Nursing, Irrua Specialist Hospital, Irrua30
96School of Mental Health Nursing, Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Uselu, Benin City30
13.0 Ekiti State 
97DON, Afe Babalola University, Ekiti75
98School of Nursing, Ado-Ekiti.50
99School of Nursing, Ido-Ekiti.50
100SOPB, Midwifery Ado-Ekiti50
14.0: Enugu State 
101Department of Nursing, University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus75
102School of Nursing, Bishop Shanahan Hospital, Nsukka.50
103School of Nursing, ESUTH, Parklane, Enugu50
104School of Nursing, UNTH, Enugu60
105SOPBM  Shanahan Hospital, Nsukka50
106SOPBM,  ESUTH, Parklane, Enugu50
107SOPBM  UNTH, Enugu 50
108SOBM, Awgu  50
109SOPBN, Cardiothoracic, UNTH, Enugu30
110SOPB Nurse Anaesthetic Programme, UNTH, Enugu30
111SOPBN, Ophthalmic, UNTH, Enugu30
112SOPBN, Burns & Plastic, National Orthopaedic Hospital, Enugu30
113School of Mental Health Nursing,  Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Enugu30
114SOPB Peri-Operative Nursing,  UNTH, Enugu30
115SOPB Orthopaedic Nursing, National Orthopaedic Hospital, Enugu30
15.0 Gombe State 
116School of Nursing, Gombe50
117SOBM, Gombe50
16.0 Imo State 
118DON, Imo State University, OrluNil
119School of Nursing, Amaigbo50
120School of Nursing, Emekuku40
121School of Nursing, Joint Hospital, Mbano60
122School of Nursing, OwerriNil
123School of Nursing, Our Lady of Mercy Hospital, Umulogho, Obowo75
124Imo State College of Nursing & Midwifery, Orlu50
125SOBM, Aboh MbaiseNil
126SOPBM, Awo-Omamma50
127SOPBM Emekuku50
17.0 Jigawa State 
128School of Nursing, Birnin-Kudu College of Nursing, Hadejia100 50
130SOBM. Birnin-Kudu70
18.0 Kaduna State                                                                                                                             
131Department of Nursing, Ahmadu Bello University, ZariaNil
132School of Nursing, ABUTH, Zaria100
133College of Nursing Sci., Dept. of Nursing, Kafanchan.50
134SON St. Gerald’s Hospital, Kakuri.50
135School of Nursing, Wusasa.50
136SOBM. Tudun Wada (Kaduna State College of Midwifery)75  Students
137SOBM. ZonkwaNil
138College of Nursing Sc., Dept. of Basic Midwifery, Kafanchan,50 Students
139SOPBM, ABUTH, Zaria30 Students
140SOBM, Wusasa40 students
141SOPB (Ophthalmic) Nursing,  ABUTH, Zaria30 Students
142SOPBN, Paediatric Nursing,  ABUTH, Zaria30 Students
143SOPB Nurse Anaesthetic Programme, ABUTH, Zaria20 Students
144SOPBN, Otorhinolaryngology Nursing, Kaduna.50 Students
145SOPB Ophthalmic Nursing, Kaduna, National Eye Centre50 Students
146School of Mental Health Nursing, Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Barnawa, Kaduna30 Students
19.0 Kano State                                                                                                                                 
147Department of Nursing, Bayero University Kano.100 Students
148School of Nursing, Kano.100 Students
149School of Nursing, Madobi70 Students
150SOBM, Danbatta, Kano50 Students
151Community Midwifery Programme, SOBM, Danbatta, Kano22 Students
152SOBM, Kano.50 Students
153SOPBM, Gezawa50 Students
154College of Basic Midwifery, Gwarzo.20 Students
155SOPB Orthopaedic Nursing, National  Hospital, Dala –Kano30 Students
156SOPB Accident and Emergency Nursing, National  Orthopedic Hospital, Dala –Kano20 Students
157SOPB Paediatric Nursing, AKTH50 Students
20.0 Katsina State 
158School of Nursing, Katsina.100 Students
159School of Nursing, Cherish College of Nursing Sciences, Batsari, Katsina State50 Students
160SOBM, Malumfashi75 Students
161Community Midwifery Programme, SOBM, Malumfashi30 Students
162SOM, Cherish College of Nursing Sciences, Batsari, Katsina State50 Students
21.0 Kebbi State 
163School of Nursing, Birnin-Kebbi75 Students
164SOBM, Birnin-Kebbi.60 Students
22.0 Kogi State 
165College of Nursing, Obangede.75 Students
166ECWA SON, Egbe.50 Students
167College of Nursing, UEC, Ochadamu30 Students
168SOBM, Anyigba30 Students
169ECWA SOBM, Egbe30 Students
23.0   Kwara State 
170DON. Sci., Fac. of Clinical/Health Sc. The University of Ilorin.50 Students
171School of Nursing, Ilorin.50 Students
172School of Nursing, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin50 Students
173College Of Nursing, Oke-Ode50 Students
174SOPBM, Ilorin.Nil
175SOPB A & E Nursing University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin30 Students
176SOPB Paediatric Nursing, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin30 Students
177SOPBN Nephrology Nursing, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin30 Students
24.0 Lagos State 
178DON University of Lagos50 Students
179School of Nursing, Igando30 Students
180School of Nursing, LUTH, Idi-Araba75 Students
181School of Nursing, Military Hospital, Yaba70 Students
182SOBM, Igando30 Students
183SOPBM, LUTH, Idi-Araba50 Students
184SOPBM, Military Hospital, Yaba50 Students
185SOPB A & E Nursing, LUTH, Idi-Araba30 Students
186SOPB Paediatric Nursing, LUTH, Lagos 30 Students
187SOPB Ophthalmic Nursing, LUTH, Lagos 30 Students
188SOPB Peri-Operative Nursing,  LUTH, Lagos 30 Students
189SOPB A&E Nursing, National Orthopaedic Hospital, Igbobi, Lagos30 Students
190SOPB Orthopaedic Nursing, NOH. Igbobi, Lagos30 Students
191School of Mental Health Nursing, Federal Neuropsychiatric, Yaba.50 Students
25.0 Nasarawa State 
192School of Nursing, Lafia50 Students
193SOBM, Lafia50 Students
26.0 Niger State 
194School of Nursing, Bida.100 Students
195SOBM. Minna.75 Students
196SOBM, College of Nursing Sciences, Kontogora50 Students
27.0 Ogun State 
197Department of Nursing, Babcock University, Illishan-Remo75 Students
198School of Nursing, Abeokuta.50 Students
199SON, Ijebu-Ode.50 Students
200SON, Ilaro.30 Students
201SON, Lantoro.50 Students
202SOPBM, Abeokuta.50 Students
203SOPBM, Ijebu-Ode.30 Students
204School of Mental Health Nursing,  Aro, Abeokuta60 Students
28.0 Ondo State 
205School of Nursing, Akure.50 Students
206 SOBM, Akure.50 Students
29.0 Osun State 
207Department of Nursing, LAUTECH, Osogbo50 Students
208Department of Nursing, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife50 Students
209Department of Nursing, Osun State University, Osogbo50 Students
210Department of Nursing Sci., Bowen University, Iwo50 Students
211School of Nursing, OAUTHC, Ilesa50 Students
212School of Nursing, OAUTHC, Ile- Ife50 Students
213School of Nursing, Osogbo.30 Students
214School of Nursing, Seventh Day Adventist Hospital, IleIfe75 Students
215SOPBM,  OAUTHC, Ilesa50 Students
216SOPBM, Osogbo30 Students
217SOPBN Peri-Operative Nursing, OAUTHC, Ile-Ife30 Students
30.0   Oyo State 
218Department of Nursing, University of Ibadan, Ibadan75 Students
219School of Nursing, Baptist Medical Centre, Saki50 Students
220School of Nursing, Bowen University Teaching Hospital, Ogbomosho40 Students
221College of Nursing and Midwifery, DON, Eleyele, Ibadan50 Students
222School of Nursing, University College Hospital, Ibadan50 Students
223SOBM, Muslim Hospital, Saki50 Students
224SOPBM, Baptist Medical Centre, Saki.Nil
225SOPBM, Bowen University Teaching Hospital, OgbomosoClosed
226SOPBM, Oluyoro, Ibadan.Nil
227SOPBM, University College Hospital, Ibadan.Nil
228College of Nursing and Midwifery Dept. of Post Basic Midwifery, Eleyele, Ibadan50 Students
229College of Nursing and Midwifery Dept. of Basic Midwifery, Kisi campus, Ibadan40 Students
230SOPBN, Occupational Health, University College Hospital, Ibadan30 Students
231SOPB Peri-Operative Nursing, University College Hospital, Ibadan30 Students
31.0 Plateau State 
232 Department of Nursing, University of Jos.75 Students
233School of Nursing, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos (MMH)50 Students
234School of Nursing, Vom, Jos50 Students
235SOBM., Vom, Jos60 Students
236SOPBM, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos (MMH)50 Students
237SOPBM, Our Lady of Apostles, Jos.25 Students
238SOPB Anaesthetic Nursing, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos30 Students
239SOPB Critical Care Nursing, Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos20 Students
32.0 Rivers State 
240Department of Nursing, University Of Port-Harcourt50 Students
241Department of Nursing, Madonna University, Elele. SON, Port-Harcourt30 Students 50 Students
243SOPBM, Port-Harcourt50 Students
244SOPB A&E Nursing, University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital30 Students
245SOPB Paediatric Nursing,  University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital30 Students
33.0 Sokoto State 
246Department of Nursing, Usman Danfodio University, Sokoto50 Students
247School of Nursing, Sokoto.100 Students
248School of Nursing, Usman Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto70 Students
249SOBM, Sokoto75 Students
250Community Midwifery Programme, SOBM, Sokoto25 Students
251SOPBM,  Usman Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto50 Students
252School of Mental Health Nursing,  Federal Neuropsychiatric Hospital, Kware30 Students
34.0 Taraba State 
253School of Nursing, Jalingo50 Students
254SOBM, Jalingo50 Students
35.0   Yobe State 
255School of Nursing, Dr. Shehu Sule, Damaturu100 Students
256SOBM. Dr. Shehu Sule, Damaturu Community Midwifery Programme, SOBM. Dr. Shehu Sule, Damaturu70 Students 40 Students
36.0   Zamfara State 
258School of Nursing, Gusau100 Students
259SOBM, Gusau75 Students
260Community Midwifery Programme, SOBM, Gusau28 Students
37.0 FCT -ABUJA 
261Department of Nursing, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)The program is for Registered Nurses only
262School of Nursing, Gwagwalada 50 Students
263SOBM, Gwagwalada50 Students
264SOPB Critical Care Nursing, University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Abuja30 Students
265SOPB Nephrology Nursing, National Hospital, Abuja30 Students

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