List of Top 10 Universities in Nigeria: Someone once asked me if a Nigerian school or university is ever ranked among the first 2000 universities in world? Well, the answer i ave him, wasn’t enough to convinced him about the truth i told him. So i decided to make a publication about Top 10 Universities In Nigeria 2018. This website did not come up with this list but it was from the Webometrics ranking (as at June 2018).
Are you ready for the Top 10 Universities In Nigeria 2018 and how they are ranked in the world university rankings? From our research, UI which is the University of Ibadan ranks first among them all and the second and third places are Covenant University, Ota (CU) and Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU). In the ranking of Universities the World, UI, CU and OAU are currently placed 1099th, 2140th and 2267th on the ranking order.
Below are the Top 10 Universities In Nigeria 2018 and also how these higher institutions are ranked in the world. Enjoy.
Here are the top 10 Universities in Nigeria.
Below is the Webometrics Ranking Of Nigeria Universities:
|Ranking In Nigeria||Ranking In The World||Names of Institutions|
|1||1099||University of Ibadan, UI|
|2||2140||Covenant University Ota, CU|
|3||2267||Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU|
|4||2463||University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN|
|5||2654||University of Lagos, UNILAG|
|6||2783||Ahmadu Bello University, ABU Zaria|
|7||2821||Federal University of Technology Minna, FUTMINNA|
|8||3118||University of Ilorin, UNILORIN|
|9||3176||Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA|
|10||3512||University of Benin, UNIBEN|
Some of you may argue that your university should be among them but trust me, there are yardsticks for measuring these. And maybe i will one day share these criteria for us all. But you can still click here to see the full list if you want to see where your school falls into.
OKAY let me just do this now. I have decided to share with us the criteria for ranking of Universities by Webometrics.
About Webometrics Ranking of Universities
First of all, what or who are the Webmetricks and why give them such a credibility to handle this? Again, what is the reason for listing out the top ten Universities Nigeria 2018 mean? Well, many people will not believe the list because they have their own mind. Well, that’s their business but this is the general accepted list of the Top 10 Universities In Nigeria 2018.
The “Webometrics Ranking of World Universities” happens to be an initiative of the Cybermetrics Lab, a leading research group belonging to the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), the largest public research body based in Spain.
With Webometrics, web presence and visibility are used as indicators of global performance of a university. These indicators usually take into consideration the teaching commitment, the research results, the perceived international prestige, the links the university has with the community, which should include the following industrial and economic sectors of the university.
Now you now know the criteria for the ranking system.
Thanks and i hope my publication meets your expectations on Top 10 Universities In Nigeria 2018.