Just as there are best universities in Nigeria, so are the worst private and public universities and colleges that you should be aware of. The importance of this is to be informed in your decision-making process as you register for your JAMB examination.
There is no point in attending a university that the commissioning body (NUC) has listed out to be among the worst universities especially where there are options of the best, highly-ranked universities to choose from.
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- 1 These are the worst private and public universities in Nigeria:
- 2 Other Worst Universities, Colleges in Nigeria
These are the worst private and public universities in Nigeria:
- Christopher University
- Dominican University
- Kwarafa University, Wukari
- Clifford University
- Eastern Palm University
- Dominican University
- Legacy University, Okija
- Hezekiah University
- Spiritan University, Nneochi
- Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences
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10. Christopher University
Christopher University is among the worst universities in Nigeria. The university is not as popular as many other universities within the country, however, it has a certain level of academic excellence and offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.
9. Dominican University
Even in Ibadan the Oyo state capital where the University is located, many people are still not aware of Dominican University.
Its a private institution in Nigeria that provides a variety of undergraduate programs, but there are many courses that are either not accredited by the National Universities Commission or were not developed by the university.
Some of the courses offered in the University include Accounting, Economics, Business Administration, Criminology, Mass Communication, Geography, Biology, Computer Science, Statistics, Political Science and International Science, Public Administration, Sociology.
If your dream is to pursue high standard academic achievements and continue to master’s in your field of study, then you need to check out the list of the best universities in Nigeria.
There are good universities in Nigeria with low Cut-Off jamb scores you can consider for better recognitions across the globe.
8. Kwarafa University, Wukari
Kwarafa University makes it to the list of the worst ever universities in Nigeria because the majority of the top courses it claims to offer are not accredited thereby defeating the purpose of going to school to acquire quality education.
7. Clifford University
Clifford university occupies the 7th position in the list of the worst universities in Nigeria.
The institution is a newly chartered institution by the Ministry of Education. The majority of the courses available in the university are not accredited.
6. Eastern Palm University
Eastern palm university, located in Imo State, is a Nigerian institution with a public and private partnership. It also runs undergraduate degree courses of which some are not accredited.
4. Legacy University, Okija
The Legacy University is a Private University located in Okija. Although the school is accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC), most of the courses are yet to be accredited.
The legacy university has 19 Undergraduates programs with an unknown number of postgraduate courses.
Hence, It is the 4th worst university in Nigeria.
3. Hezekiah University
Hezekiah University is located in Umudi, Nkwerre in Imo State.
The university is considered one of the worst schools in Nigeria because of the low academic performance and low quality of education.
2. Spiritan University, Nneochi
Spiritan University is regarded as 2nd worst university in Nigeria because of its low-quality education, poor teaching techniques, and lack of learning facilities. The courses offered are also not accredited.
1. Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences
The National University Commission NUC recognizes Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences as the worst university in the country.
NUC has accredited the institution but, the institution runs many degree programs. that is yet to be accredited by the NUC.
The school offers course degrees, which include Medicine, Human Anatomy, Medical Biochemistry, Pharmacology, etc.
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Other Worst Universities, Colleges in Nigeria
|ranking||World Rank||University||Det.||Presence Rank*||Impact Rank*||Openness Rank*||Excellence Rank*|
|201||23235||College of Education Ikere Ekiti||24569||22550||11401||6033|
|202||23280||(3) University of Maiduguri Centre for Distance Learning||14115||23554||11401||6033|
|203||23328||College of Education Akwanga||27252||21971||11401||6033|
|204||23368||Eastern Palm University||20628||23145||11401||6033|
|205||23395||Federal School of Dental Technology and Therapy Enugu||22646||22986||11401||6033|
|206||23412||Wavecrest College of Hospitality||27021||22203||11401||6033|
|207||23608||Evangel University Akaeze||26709||24892||10309||6033|
|208||23647||Lagos City Polytechnic||6118||24556||11401||6033|
|209||23787||Federal College of Education Zaria||26925||22747||11401||6033|
|210||24068||National Mathematical Centre||26970||23075||11401||6033|
|211||24089||Federal College of Education Akoka||24750||23556||11401||6033|
|213||24593||Dominican Institute Samonda Ibadan||23393||24297||11401||6033|
|214||24897||Dominican University Nigeria||25644||24406||11401||6033|
|216||24971||Abubakar Tatari Ali Polytechnic||26566||24289||11401||6033|
|217||25038||Ramat Polytechnic Maiduguri||16696||25352||11401||6033|
|218||25097||Covenant Polytechnic Aba||24488||24806||11401||6033|
|219||25189||Federal College of Education Technical Omoku||23981||24955||11401||6033|
|220||25350||Federal College of Education Technical Bichi||27004||24635||11401||6033|
|221||25350||College of Education Agbor||24722||25081||11401||6033|
|222||25725||Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic Ikot Osurua||27782||24289||11401||6033|
|223||25851||Federal College of Education Pankshin||26827||25358||11401||6033|
|224||25877||Federal College of Education Kano||26223||25502||11401||6033|
|225||25932||AllOver Central Polytechnic||26484||25525||11401||6033|
|226||26037||Federal College of Education Yola||25773||25753||11401||6033|
|227||26069||Federal College of Education Katsina||27252||25447||11401||6033|
|228||26151||(3) Benue State University Centre of Excellence for Food Technology and Research CEFTER||19626||26333||11401||6033|
|229||26247||Kings Polytechnic Ubiaja||27537||25429||11401||6033|
|230||26266||Benue State Polytechnic Ugbokolo||26223||25966||11401||6033|
|232||26299||Crown Hill University Ilorin||26660||25927||11401||6033|
|234||26445||Federal Polytechnic Mubi||27177||25905||11401||6033|
|235||26455||College of Agriculture Jalingo Taraba State||25678||26233||11401||6033|
|236||26546||Abdu Gusau Polytechnic Talata Mafara||27084||26078||11401||6033|
|237||26839||College of Education Jalingo||26741||26531||11401||6033|
|238||26874||Umar Suleiman College of Education||26067||26673||11401||6033|
|239||26929||Akperan Orshi College of Agriculture Yandev||26994||26604||11401||6033|
|240||26982||Eko University of Medicine and Health Sciences EKUMEDHS||26902||26697||11401||6033|
|242||27439||State College of Basic & Remedial Studies Sokoto||25491||27432||11401||6033|
|243||27503||Yusufu Bala Usman College of Legal and General Studies||26917||27403||11401||6033|
|244||27519||Skyline University Nigeria||23352||28133||5564||6033|
|246||27734||Gombe State College Health Sciences and Technology Kaltungo||26223||27713||11401||6033|
|247||27778||College of Education Nsukka||28051||27403||11401||6033|
|248||27967||Angel Crown College of Education||27537||27876||11401||6033|
|249||27991||Emmanuel Alayande College of Education Oyo||26382||28004||11401||6033|
|250||28018||Akwa Ibom State College of Science & Technology||27537||27972||11401||6033|
|251||28075||Polytechnic Imesi Ile||27495||28011||11401||6033|
|252||28149||Fidei Polytechnic Gboko|
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