List of Accredited Private Universities in Nigeria


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Private Universities in Nigeria

Below is the complete list of Accredited Private Universities in Nigeria

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Achievers University, Owo (AC)

Achievers University is a Private University located at KM 1 ldasen/Uteh Road, Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: achievers.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Achievers University (AC)


Adeleke University, Ede (AUE)

Adeleke University is a Private University located at Loogun-Ogberin Road, Ede, Osun State, Nigeria and established in 2011 | Official Website: adelekeuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Adeleke University


Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD)

Afe Babalola University is a Private University located at Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria and established in 2009 | Official Website: abuad.edu.ng 

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Afe Babalola University (ABUAD)


African University of Science and Technology, Abuja (AUST)

African University of Science and Technology is a Private University located at Garki, Abuja F.C.T, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: aust.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in African University of Science and Technology (AUST)


Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan (ACU)

Ajayi Crowther University is a Private University located on the Ibadan-Oyo-Ilorin road in Atiba Local Government Area (LGA) of Oyo State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: acu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Ajayi Crowther University (ACU)


Al-Hikmah University, Illorin (AHU)

Al-Hikmah University is a Private University located at Adewole Housing Estate along Adeta Road, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: alhikmah.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Al-Hikmah University (AHU)


Al-Qalam University, Katsina (AUK)

Al-Qalam University is a Private University located at Dutsin-Ma Road, Katsina State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: auk.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Al-Qalam University (AUK)


American University of Nigeria, Yola (AUN)

American University of Nigeria is a Private University located at 98 Lamido Zubairu Way, Wuro Hausa 640101, Yola, Adamawa State, Nigeria and established in 2003 | Official Website: aun.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in American University of Nigeria (AUN)


Augustine University, Ilara (AUI)

Augustine University is a Private University located at Igbonla Road, Epe in Lagos State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: augustineuniversity.edu.ng/

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Augustine University, Ilara, Lagos State (AUI)


Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo (BU)

Adamawa State University is a State University located at Mubi in Adamawa State, Nigeria and established in 1999 | Official Website: babcock.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Babcock University (BU)


Baze University

Base University is a Private University located at Plot 686, Jabi Airport Road Bypass, Cadastral Zone, Abuja, Nigeria and established in 2011 | Official Website: bazeuniversity.edu.ng

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Bells University of Technology, Otta (BUT)

Bells University of Technology is a Private University located at Idiroko Rd, Benja Village, Ota in Ogun State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: bellsuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Bells University of Technology (BUT)


Benson Idahosa University, Benin City (BIU)

Benson Idahosa University is a Private University located at University Way, Off Upper, Adesuwa Rd, GRA, Benin City, Nigeria and established in 2002 | Official Website: biu.edu.ng/

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Benson Idahosa University (BIU)


ECWA Bingham University, New Karu (BU)

Bingham University is a Private University located at KM 26 Abuja-Keffi Expressway Kodope, Karu, Nasarawa State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: binghamuni.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in ECWA Bingham University (BU)


Bowen University, Iwo (BU)

Bowen University is a Private University located at Iwo Local Government in Osun State, Nigeria and established in 2001 | Official Website: bowen.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Bowen University (BU)


Caleb University, Lagos (CUI)

Caleb University is a Private University located at Ikorodu-Itoikin-Ijebu-Ode Road, Imota in Lagos State, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: calebuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Caleb University (CUI)


Caritas University (CU)

Caritas University is a Private University located at amorji nike in Enugu State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: caritasuni.edu.ng/

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Chrisland University, Owode

Chrisland University is a Private University located at Ajebo Road after FMC, Abeokuta, Ogun state, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: chrislanduniversity.edu.ng

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Covenant University, Ota (CU)

Covenant University is a Private University located at KM. 10 Idiroko Road, Canaan Land, Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria and established in 2002 | Official Website: covenantuniversity.edu.ng

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Crawford University, Igbesa (CU)

Crawford University is a Private University located at Abule ijesha 100001, Lagos State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: crawforduniversity.edu.ng

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Crescent University (CUAB)

Crescent University is a Private University located at KM. 5, Lafenwa, Abeokuta-Idofa Road, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: crescent-university.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Crescent University (CUAB)


Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo (ECU)

Edwin Clark University is a Private University located at Burutu, 332109, Kiagbodo in Delta State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: edwinclarkuniversity.edu.ng

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Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin (EUI)

Elizade University is a Private University located at Ilara-Mokin in Ondo State, Nigeria and established in 2012 | Official Website: elizadeuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Elizade University (EUI)


Evangel University, Akaeze (EVANGEL)

Evangel University is a Private University located at Abakaliki Km 48 Enugu Okpoto in Ebonyi State, Nigeria and established in 2012 | Official Website: evangeluniversity.edu.ng

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Fountain University, Osogbo (FUO)

Fountain University is a Private University located at Opp. Olomola Hospital, Along Agric Settlement Road, Oke-Osun, Osogbo in Osun State, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: fuo.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Fountain University, Osogbo (FUO)


Godfrey Okoye University (GOUNI)

Godfrey Okoye University is a Private University located at Ugwuomu-Nike in Enugu State, Nigeria and established in 2009 | Official Website: gouni.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Godfrey Okoye University (GOUNI)


Gregory University, Uturu (GUU)

Gregory University is a Private University located at Uturu in Abia State, Nigeria and established in 2012 | Official Website: gregoryuniversity.com

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Gregory University, Uturu (GUU)


Hallmark University, Ijebu-Itele

Hallmark University is a Private University located at Km 65, Shagamu-Ore Expressway Ijebu-Itele in Ogun State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: hallmark.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Hallmark University, Ijebu-Itele


Hezekiah University, Umudi (UNIHEZ)

Hezekiah University is a Private University located at Umudi in Imo State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: hezekiah.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Hezekiah University, Umudi (UNIHEZ)


Igbinedion University, Okada (IUO)

Igbinedion University is a Private University located at Mission Road Okada in Edo State, Nigeria and established in 1999 | Official Website: iuokada.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Igbinedion University (IUO)


Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU)

Joseph Ayo Babalola University is a Private University located at Along Ilesa-Akure Express Road Ikeji-Arakeji in Osun State, Nigeria and established in 2006 | Official Website: jabu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Joseph Ayo Babalola University (JABU)


Kings University, Ode Omu (UNIKINGS)

Kings University is a Private University located at Ode-Omu in Osun State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: kingsuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Kings University, Ode Omu (UNIKINGS)


Kwararafa University, Wukari

Kwararafa University is a Private University located at Km 7, Jalingo Road Wukari in Taraba State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: kwararafauniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Kwararafa University


Landmark University (LU)

Landmark University is a Private University located at Km 4 Ipetu,Omu Aran Road; PMB 1001 Omu-Aran in Adamawa State, Nigeria and established in 2011 | Official Website: lmu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Landmark University (LU)


Lead City University, Ibadan (LCU)

Lead City University is a Private University located at No. 1 Oba Otudeko Road Toll Gate Area Ibadan in Oyo State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: lcu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Lead City University, Ibadan (LCU)


Madonna University, Okija

Madonna University is a Private University located at Owerri/Onitsha Expressway Okija in 407 Anambra State, Nigeria and established in 1999 | Official Website: madonnauniversity.edu.ng

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Mcpherson University, Seriki Sotayo, Ajebo (MCU)

Mcpherson University is a Private University located at Km 96, Lagos Ibadan Expressway Seriki-Sotayo in Ogun State, Nigeria and established in 2012 | Official Website: mcu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Mcpherson University (MCU)


Michael and Cecilia Ibru University (MCIU)

Michael and Cecilia Ibru University is a State University located at Ibru Village, Agbarha – Otor, Ughelli North, Delta State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: mciu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Michael and Cecilia Ibru University (MCIU)


Mountain Top University (MTU)

Mountain Top University is a Private University located at Km 12, Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Makogi Oba (population range in Ogun State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: mtu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Mountain Top University (MTU)


Nile University of Nigeria (NTNU)

Nile University of Nigeria is a Private University located at Plot 681, Cadastral Zone C 00, Research & Institution Area, Jabi Airport Bypass Abuja in Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria and established in 2009 | Official Website: ntnu.edu.ng

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Novena University, Ogume

Novena University is a Private University located at Kwale Ogume in Delta State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: novenauniversity.edu.ng

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Obong University, Obong Ntak

Obong University is a Private University located at Godswill Akpabio Way Obong Ntak in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: obonguniversity.net

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Oduduwa University, Ipetumodu (OUI)

Oduduwa University is a Private University located at Ile Ife in Osun State, Nigeria and established in 2009 | Official Website: oduduwauniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Oduduwa University (OUI)


Pan-Atlantic University (PAU)

Pan-Atlantic University is a Private University located at Lekki-Epe Expressway, Ibeju-Lekki in Lagos State, Nigeria and established in 2002 | Official Website: pau.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Pan-Atlantic University (PAU)


Paul University, Awka Anambra

Paul University is a Private University located at 1 Nnamdi Azikiwe Avenue; PMB 6074 Awka in Anambra State, Nigeria and established in 2009 | Official Website: pauluniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Paul University, Awka Anambra


Redeemer’s University, Nigeria (RUN)

Redeemer’s University of Nigeria is a Private University located at Km 46 Lagos – Ibadan Expressway, PO Box 7914 Mowe in Ogun State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: run.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Redeemer’s University Nigeria (RUN)


Renaissance University, Agbani (RNU)

Renaissance University is a Private University located at Private Mailbox 01183 Enugu in Enugu State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: rnu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Renaissance University, Agbani (RNU)


Rhema University, Obeama-Asa

Rhema University is a State University located at 153 Aba-Owerri Road, Abayi Aba in Abia State, Nigeria and established in 2009 | Official Website: rhemauniversity.edu.ng

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Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene

Ritman University is a Private University located at 104B Umuahia Road Ikot Ekpene in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: ritmanuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Ritman University, Ikot Ekpene


Salem University, Lokoja Kogi State

Salem University is a Private University located at Lokoja in Kogi State, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: salemuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Salem University, Lokoja Kogi State


Samuel Adegboyega University (SAU)

Samuel Adegboyega University is a Private University located at Ehor-Ogwa Road Ogwa in Edo State, Nigeria and established in 2011 | Official Website: sau.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Samuel Adegboyega University (SAU)


Southwestern University, Okun-Owa (SWU)

Southwestern University is a Private University located at Km 20, Sagamu-Benin Expressway; PMB 2088 Okun Owa in Adamawa State, Nigeria and established in 2012 | Official Website: southwesternuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Southwestern University, Okun-Owa (SWU)


Summit University, Offa

Summit University is a Private University located at Dr. Tunji Olagunju Street (Irra Road); Offa in Kwara State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: summituniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Summit University, Offa


Tansian University, Oba

Tansian University is a Private University located at Enugu – Onitsha Road Umunya in Anambra State, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: tansianuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Tansian University, Oba


University of Mkar (UNIMKAR)

University of Mkar is a Private University located at Mkar in Benue State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: unimkar.edu.ng

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Veritas University, Abuja (VUNA)

Veritas University is a Private University located at Plot 1, Block 1, By Urban Planning Way, 4th Avenue, Gwarinpa Abuja Abuja  in Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: veritas.edu.ng

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Wellspring University, Evbuobanosa

Wellspring University is a Private University located at Irhirhi Road, off Airport Road Benin City in Edo State, Nigeria and established in 2009 | Official Website: wellspringuniversity.net

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Wesley University of Science and Technology (WUSTO)

Wesley University of Science and Technology is a Private University located at Ondo City in Ondo State, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: wusto.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Wesley University of Science and Technology (WUSTO)


Western Delta University, Oghara (WDU)

Western Delta University is a Private University located at Oghara in Delta State, Nigeria and established in 2007 | Official Website: wdu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Western Delta University, Oghara (WDU)


Christopher University, Mowe (UNICHRIS)

Christopher University is a Private University located at Lagos Ibadan Expressway, Ibokun Aro, Mowe in Lagos State, Nigeria and established in 2015 | Official Website: christopheruniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Christopher University (UNICHRIS)


Koladaisi University, Ibadan (KU)

Koladaisi University is a Private University located at Km 18, Ibadan-Oyo Express Road Ibadan in Oyo State, Nigeria and established in 2016 | Official Website: koladaisiuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Koladaisi University (KU)


Anchor University Ayobo, Lagos

Anchor University is a State University located at Ayobo Road, Ipaja, Lagos, Nigeria and established in 2016 | Official Website: aul.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Anchor University, Lagos


Dominican University, Ibadan (DU)

Dominican University is a Private University located at Ibadan, Samonda Campus, Plot 10A Educational Layout, Samonda, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria and established in 2016 | Official Website: dui.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Dominican University, Ibadan (DU)


Legacy University, Okija

Legacy University is a Private University located at Onitsha-Owerri Expr. Way Okija in Anambra State, Nigeria and established in 2016 | Official Website: legacyuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Legacy University, Okija – Anambra State


Arthur Jarvis University, Akpoyubo

Arthur Jarvis University is a Private University located at Akpabuyo, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria and established in 2016 | Official Website: arthurjarvisuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Arthur Jarvis University, Akpoyubo


Crownhill University, Eiyenkorin (CHU)

Crownhill University is a Private University located at Ballah Road, Eiyenkorin, Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria and established in 2016 | Official Website: crownhilluniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Crownhill University (CHU)


Coal City University (CCU)

Coal City University is a Private University located at Achi St, Independence Layout, Enugu State, Nigeria and established in 2016 | Official Website: ccu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Coal City University (CCU)


Sule Lamido University, Kafin Hausa (SLUK)

Sule Lamido University is a Private University located at Kafin Hausa in Jigawa State, Nigeria and established in 2013 | Official Website: slu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Sule Lamido University (SLUK)


Clifford University, Owerrinta

Clifford University is a Private University located at Owerrinta, (Ihie Campus), off Okpuala Ngwa junction, Isiala-Ngwa North LGA, Abia State, Nigeria and established in 2016 | Official Website: clifforduni.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Clifford University, Owerrinta


Admiralty University, Ibusa (ADUN)

Admiralty University, Ibusa (ADUN) is a Private University located at Ibusa, Delta State and established in 2017 | Official Website: adun.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Admiralty University, Ibusa (ADUN)


Spiritan University, Nneochi (SUN)

Spiritan University is a Private University located at Umunneochi in Abia State, Nigeria and established in 2017 | Official Website: spiritanuniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Spiritan University, Nneochi (SUN)


Precious Cornerstone University, Oyo (PCU)

Precious Cornerstone University is a Private University located at The Light House, The Garden of Victory, Off Olaogun Bus stop, Old Ife Road Ibadan in Oyo State, Nigeria and established in 2017 | Official Website: pcu.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Precious Cornerstone University, Oyo (PCU)


PAMO University of Medical Sciences (PUMS)

PAMO University of Medical Sciences is a Private University located at 1, Tap Road, Elelenwo, Off Aba Expressway Port-Harcourt in Rivers State, Nigeria and established in 2017 | Official Website: pums.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Pamo University of Medical Sciences (PUMS)


Atiba University, Oyo

Atiba University is a Private University located at Opposite A.U.D Primary School Alagbon, Owode Oyo – Iseyin Road, Oyo, Nigeria and established in 2017 | Official Website: atibauniversity.edu.ng

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Atiba University, Oyo State


Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences (EkoUNIMED)

Eko University of Medical and Health Sciences is a Private University located at KM 28 Lagos – Badagry Expy, Ojo, in Lagos State, Nigeria and established in 2017 | Official Website: ekounivmed.edu.ng

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Skyline University, kano

Skyline University is a Private University located at No. 2 Zaria Road Opposite Kano Line Bus stop Kano in Adamawa State, Nigeria and established in 2018 | Official Website: sun.edu.ng

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Greenfield University, Kaduna


Dominion University, Ibadan

Dominion University is a Private University located at City of Faith, KM 24, Ibadan – Lagos-Expressway, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria and established in 2019 | Official Website: dominionuniversity.edu.ng/

See the Complete List of Courses Offered in Dominion University, Ibadan – Oyo State


Trinity University

Trinity University is a Private University located at  Off Alara Street, (Near Queens College) Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria and established in 2019 | Official Website: trinityuniversity.edu.ng

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Westland University Iwo


Topfaith University, Mkpatak


Thomas Adewumi University, Oko-Irese


Maranathan University, Mgbidi


Ave Maria University, Piyanko


Al-Istiqama University, Sumaila


Mudiame University, Irrua


Havilla University, Nde-Ikom


Claretian University of Nigeria, Nekede,

Claretian University of Nigeria is a Private University located at Mary-Land, 8, Old, Nekede Rd, New Owerri, Nigeria and established in 2021 | Official Website: claretianuniversity.edu.ng

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NOK University, Kachia


Karl-Kumm University, Vom


James Hope University, Lagos


Maryam Abacha American University of Nigeria


Capital City University


Ahman Pategi University


University of Offa


Mewar University, Masaka


Edusoko University, Bida


Philomath University, Kuje


Khadija University, Majia


Anan University, Kwall

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