Full List of Federal Universities in Nigeria Part VI


So for those who could not find their choice university in the previous lists. Here is the continuation. Also, this will help candidates in making comparisons and choice.

You can click here to find the previous universities we have discussed. As well as the courses they offer, their school fees and portal address.

Complete List of Federal Universities in Nigeria – VI


26. National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos

The National Open University of Nigeria was developed as an idea by the first executive president of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Shagari in in July 1983. However, it was suspended in 1984. But later resuscitated in the year 2002 by the civilian president Olusegun Obasanjo. Furthermore, the academic institution is an ODL which gives equal opportunities to all leaners irrespective of their status.

National Open University of Nigeria NOUN Courses

Also referred to as NOUN, the National Open University of Nigeria offers prospective candidates a wide variety of courses. As well as different programmes include undergraduate and post graduate programmes. Also, the institution has about eight faculties and several departments. You can find the list of courses below to make a choice;

Centre for Entrepreneurship and General Studies (CE & GS)

–         Entrepreneurship and General Studies

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences

–         Agricultural extension and Rural Development

–         Animal Science and Fisheries

–         Crop and Soil Science

–         Hotel and Catering Management

Faculty of Arts

–         French

–         English

–         Islamic Studies

–         Christian religious Studies

Faculty of Education

–         Guidance and Counselling

–         Mathematical Education

–         Educational Technology

–         Science Education

–         Educational Administration and Planning

–         Educational Technology

–         Business Education

–          Primary Education

–         Physics Education

–         Computer Science Education

–         Chemistry Education

–         Integrated Science Education

–         Biology Education

–         Agricultural Science Education


Faculty of Science

–         Computer Science

–         Mathematics

–         Biology

–         Chemistry

–         International And diplomatic Studies

–         Environmental Management and toxicology

–         Physics

–         Mathematics

–         Information Technology

–         Data Management

Faculty of Social Sciences

–         Criminology and Security Studies( PGD)

–         Economics

–          Mass Communication

–         Peace Studies & Conflict Resolution

–          Political Science

–         Tourism Studies

–          International and Diplomatic Studies

–         Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

–         Mass Communication

Faculty of Management Sciences

–         Public Administration

–         Business Administration

–         Banking and Finance

–         Marketing

–         Cooperative and Rural Development

–         Entrepreneurship

–         Financial Management

Faculty of Law

–         Commercial Law

–         Jurispendence and International Law

–         Private and Property Law

–         Public Law

Faculty of Health Sciences

–         Nursing

–         Public and Environmental Health

–         HIV/AIDS Educational and MAngement ( PGD)


National Open University of Nigeria Courses NOUN Cut off Marks

Usually, every academic institution have their basic requirements for student admission. So the cut off mark for NOUN is 180. Therefore, candidates who score at least 180 are eligible to be considered for admission into the institution.

National Open University of Nigeria NOUN School Fees

Usually, NOUN management releases a school fee schedule for both new and returning students. So for new students, the school fee is about 36, 000 naira. While returning students pay only about half of this. Each is 18, 000 naira. Also, undergraduates usually have to pay a project fees of 15, 000 naira.

National Open University of Nigeria NOUN Portal

Importantly, candidates are advised to check the NOUN portal regularly for information. Both concerning school and also admission requirements and registration processes. The NOUN portal address is www.nouedu.net

27. Nigeria Police Academy Wudil, Kano State


The Nigeria Police Academy was established in the year 1988 for the sole purpose of training candidates interested in serving their country. First there were two campuses, the police training School, Challawa Kano and the Police College, Kaduna. However by 1996, both campuses were merged and moved to the permanent sit at Wudil Kano State. More importantly, the Academy was formally designated a federal University in the year 2012. Furthermore, the ultimate motive is to train them to ideal superior police officers.

Nigeria Police Academy Wudil POLAC Courses

The Nigeria police Academy has over 7 faculties and several departments to achieve its aim. Prospective candidates can look through below to select their choice course of study;


  • Yoruba
  • Hausa
  • Igbo
  • French
  • English language
  • Sociology
  • Social Works
  • Psychology
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Mathematics
  • LLB Law
  • History and International Studies
  • Forensic Science
  • Economics
  • Computer science
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Accounting
  • Banking and Finance


Nigeria Police Academy Wudil Cut off Marks

The Nigeria Police Academy due to its specialised nature have certain requirements different from those of regular universities.

First, Candidates must satisfy certain physical requirement such as height and chest size. Therefore for male candidates seeking admission into the institution a minimum height of 1.67 meters is required. However for female, the minimum height is 1.62 metres. Also, male candidates must be at least 86cm wide in chest size

Usually, the Nigeria Police Academy does not accept any candidate with a form of physical disability.

Nigeria Police Academy Wudil School Fees

As regards school fees, the academic institution does not require students to pay school fees. Although students may have to make a few payments to apply.

Nigeria Police Academy Wudil Portal

Here is where candidates will get enough information on the institution. As well as admission requirements, you can visit the Nigeria Police academy portal at www.polac.edu.ng

28. Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna

The Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna State was established I the year 1964. Usually, the institution is referred to as NDA and is usually tagged the best military academy in the country. Furthermore, the major aim of the academy is to train military armed forces for the defence pf the country. However, before 1964, the institution was known as the Royal Military Forces Training Colleges (RMFTC). However, in 1960, after the independence, it became the Nigeria Military Training College. And then the Nigerian Defence Academy.

Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna Courses

The Nigerian Defence Academy is not just a military training institution only. Students also get am academic education while being cadets for a duration of five (5) years. Such that candidates can earn a regular degree from the institution. In addition to a commission into the Armed Forces of Nigeria.

List of Courses

Therefore candidates can choose below form the list of courses offered at NDA;

–         Accounting

–         Arabic

–         Biological Sciences

–         Chemistry

–         Civil Engineering

–         Computer Science

–         Economics

–         Electrics and Electronics Engineering

–         French

–         Geography

–         History and war studies

–         Intelligence and Cyber Security

–         Logistics and Supply Management

–         Mathematics

–         Mechanical Engineering

–         Military Science

–         Physics

–         Political Science and Defence Studies

–         Psychology

Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna NDA Cut off Marks

The cut off mark for candidates who choose NDA is 180. Therefore, those who get a minimum of 180 can be eligible for admission into the institution. Also, there are special requirements that candidates need to be considered. Hence candidates are advised to visit the school portal to find more information on this.

Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna NDA School Fees

Usually, the NDA releases a schedule of fees for every academic year. So for the 2018/2019. The school fees is about N45, 000. Also new students will be required to pay an acceptance fees of N35, 000. As well as hostel and accommodation clearance of N40, 000.

Nigerian Defence Academy NDA Portal

The NDA portal is the only place where prospective students can obtain an application form to seek admission. So the portal address is www.rcapplications.nda.edu.ng


29.  Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka Anambra State

Originally, the Nnamdi Azikiwe University was part of the Anambra State University of Technology, ASUTECH. Although ASUTECH was established in the year 1980. However, the Nnamdi Azikiwe University was founded in the year 1992. And is now popularly referred to as UNIZIK. Furthermore, the institution has two campuses, one at Awka and the other at Nnewi.

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka Anambra State UNIZIK Courses

Typically, UNIZIK offers both prospective and new students a diversity of courses. These includes;

Faculty of Biosciences

–         Applied Biochemistry

–         Applied Microbiology and Brewing

–         Parasitology and Entomology

–         Zoology

–         Botany

–         Botany

Faculty of Social Science

–         Economics

–         Political Science

–         Sociology

Faculty of Education

–         Adult Education

–         Human Kinetics and Health Education

–         Guidance and Counselling

–         Science Education

–         Education Management and Policy

–         Early Childhood and Primary Education

–         Library and Information Science

–         Education Foundations

Faculty of Art

–         English Language and Literature

–         Theatre and Film Studies

–         History and international Studies

–         Igbo , African and Asian Studies

–         Linguistics

–         Modern European Languages

–         Music

–         Philosophy

–         Religion and Human Relations

–         Chinese Department

Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences

–         Anatomy

–         Human Physiology

Faculty of Health Science and Technology

–         Nursing Science

–         Radiography and Radiological Sciences

–         Medical rehabilitation

–         Medical Laboratory Sciences

Faculty of Agriculture 

–         Agricultural Economics and extension

–         Animal Science and Technology

–         Crop Science and Horticulture

–         Fisheries and Aquaculture

–         Food science and Technology

–         Forestry and Wildlife Management

–         Soil science and Land Resources Management

Faculty of Law

–         Commercial and Property Law

–         International Law and Jurisprudence

–         Public and Private Law

Faculty of Engineering

–         Agriculture and Bio-resources Engineering

–         Mechanical Engineering

–         Electrical and Electronic Engineering

–         Polymer Engineering

–         Chemical Engineering

–         Civil Engineering

–         Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

Faculty of Management Sciences

–         Accountancy

–         Banking and Finance

–         Business Administration

–         Cooperative Economics and Management

–         Marketing

–         Public Administration

–         Entrepreneurial Studies

Faculty of Medical

–         Medicine and Surgery

Faculty of Environmental Science

– Architecture

– Building

– Environmental Management

– Estate Management

– Fine and Applied Arts

– Geography and Meteorology

– Quantity Surveying

– Surveying and Geo-informatics

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka Anambra State UNIZIK Cut off Marks

Usually, the cut off marks for UNIZIK differs depending on the course of study .

For the following courses, the cut off mark is 200;

–         English and Literature

–         Anatomy and Physiology

–         Applied Microbiology and Brewing

–         Applied Biochemistry

–         Botany

–         Parasitology , Entomology and Zoology

–         Educational Foundational , Educational Management and Policy

–         Chemical Engineering, Civil engineering and Electrical and Electronic Engineering

–         Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical an Materials engineering

–         Law , Accountancy , Banking and Finance And business Administrations

–         Also, computer Science

–         Pure and Applied Industrial chemistry

–         Geological Sciences

–         Finally, Economics. Psychology, Political Science, Mass communication and Sociology

Furthermore, all other courses take a cut off mark of 180.

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka Anambra State UNIZIK

Usually, the school fees for UNIZIK ranges from 60, 000  to 70, 000 naira depending on the department or course of study .

Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka Anambra State UNIZIK Portal

The Nnamdi Azikiwe University, UNIZIK portal address is www.my.unizik.edu.ng. However the official website is www.unizik.edu.ng. Also, students can get information on admission requirements for each courses on the school official website.


30. University of Lagos, Lagos State

The University of Lagos, Lagos State was founded in 1962. It is one of the most prestigious federal universities in Nigeria. However the academic institution is popularly known and referred to as UNILAG

University of Lagos, Lagos State UNILAG Courses

The University of Lagos currently accommodates about twelve faculties. The institution offers prospective students a number of degree courses that spread through a number of faculties. Therefore, candidates can choose their course from the list below;

Faculty of Science

  • Geophysics
  • Computer Science
  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Cell Biology and Genetics
  • Biochemistry
  • Botany
  • Marine Biology and Fisheries
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics
  • Zoology

Faculty of Arts

  • Creative Arts
  • English Language
  • Linguistics
  • French
  • Russian
  • Philosophy
  • History and Strategic Studies

Faculty of Social Sciences

  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Mass Communication
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Faculty of Law

  • Jurisprudence and International Law
  • Commercial and Industrial Law
  • Private and Property Law
  • Public Law

Faculty of Environmental Sciences

  • Estate Management
  • Building
  • Architecture
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Urban And regional Planning

Faculty of Engineering

–  Surveying and Geo informatics

–  Mechanical Engineering

–  Electrical and Electronic Engineering

– Petroleum and Gas Engineering

– Metal and Material Engineering

– Chemical Engineering

-Civil Engineering

-Computer Engineering

Faculty of Education

  • – Educational Administration
  • – Adult Education
  • – English
  • – French
  • – Guidance and Counselling
  • – History
  • – Igbo
  • – Yoruba
  • – Christian religious Studies
  • – Biology
  • – Chemistry
  • – Geography
  • – Mathematics
  • – Human Kinetic and health Education
  • – Physics
  • – Islamic Religious Studies
  • – Business Studies
  • – Home Economics
  • – Technology Education

Faculty of Business Administration

  • – Accounting
  • – Actuarial Science
  • – Business Administration
  • – Banking and Finance
  • – Insurance
  • – Industrial Relations and Personnel Management

Faculty of Pharmacy

  • – Pharmaceutics
  • – Clinical Pharmacy
  • – Pharmaceutical chemistry
  • – Pharmacognosy


Basic Medical Sciences

  • – Medical Laboratory Sciences

Dental Sciences

  • – Preventive Dentistry
  • – Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology/ Biology
  • – Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Clinical Sciences

  • – Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • – Medicine
  • – Surgery

University of Lagos, Lagos State UNILAG Cut off Marks

The University of Lagos, UNILAG has specific entry requirements for prospective students. As well as for every course. Usually all prospective candidates must possess a minimum of five credits in their O’level at not more than two sittings. Also, for the UTME exam, the set UTME score is 180. So candidates’ who score 180 and above in their UTME are eligible for Unilag post UTME screening and may be considered for admission.

However, candidates are advised to aim for a score higher than this. As those with higher scores are more likely to be considered before others with lower scores.

University of Lagos, Lagos State UNILAG School Fees

Usually, the School fees for University of Lagos, Lagos State UNILAG for newly admitted students varies by faculty. The range is usually about 56, 000 to 66, 000 naira.

University of Lagos, Lagos State UNILAG School Portal

The University of Lagos, Lagos State UNILAG official web address is www.unilag.edu.ng. Here students can find out about admission requirements and process. As well as post UTME screening registration


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