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List of Private Universities in Nigeria and School Fees

Fortunately, JAMB has stopped the stress it gives students and choose to drop its new controversial ways of placing students to a private university in Nigeria. It’s great that the saga has been resolved from NUC in the fact that this would have continued to be a problem for some Nigerian folks and parents to send their children to best private university in Nigeria where the tuition rates are cheap and affordable.

Though, you need to be careful about the private schools you send your kids in Nigeria, Some private university in Nigeria tuition rates are reasonable based on the experience and how they teach while some universities in Nigeria are not due to their galactic charges – school fees.

I would suggest that you stop searching for the best university in Nigeria, and concentrate on finding the accredited private universities like national Open University of Nigeria, Open University of Nigeria and many more. Also, you should know that even those the general public consider the top 10 private universities in Nigeria are not the best. You have to do your research well before choosing what you consider to be best for your children

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From the names below, you will find NUC selective list of private universities in Nigeria and their school fees:


  • American University Of Nigeria, YolaTuition

N1, 590,000

Website: http://www.aun.edu.ng/

  • Benson Idahosa, Benin City


Website: http://www.biu.edu.ng/


  • Achievers University, Owo

₦420, 000

Website: http://www.achievers.edu.ng/

  • Covenant University, Ota


Website: http://www.covenantuniversity.edu.ng/

  • Caleb University, Lagos


Website: http://www.calebuniversity.edu.ng/

  • Crescent University Abeokuta, Ogun State


Website: http://www.crescentuniversitypgs.edu.ng/

  • Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji Arakeji


Website: http://www.jabu.edu.ng/

  • Lead City University, Ibadan


Website: http://www.lcu.edu.ng/

  • Novena University


Website: http://www.novenauniversity.edu.ng/

  • Obong University Nigeria, Obong Ntak


Website: http://www.obonguniversity.net/

  • Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu – Osun state

N164,000 Naira

Website: http://www.oduduwauniversity.edu.ng/

  • Rhema University,


Website: http://www.rhemauniversity.edu.ng/

  • Veritas university, Abuja


Website: http://www.veritas.edu.ng/


Bear in mind that these lists of the private universities in Nigeria websites are here for you to visit and confirm/inquire about the exact school fees.

The prices are likely to change at any time without our consent. Also, this list may not be complete, feel free to add your list by leaving your comment below.

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  1. Vik January 8, 2016

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