National Universities Commission (NUC) declares University of Ibadan (UI) as the best university in Nigeria (2016).
The University governing body on academic and performance known as National University Commission NUC, has released (recently in 2016) the universities in Nigeria and rank the first 100 ranking of Nigerian universities.
The ranking who see the University of Ibadan (UI) topping the list and the University of Lagos emerging 2nd place and while the University of Benin UNIBEN came in 3rd place.
The bottom three universities are Federal University Lokoja, Lokoja at the 98th position and at 99th position is the Federal University Kashere, Kashere and the 100th position is Rhema University Obeama-Asa.
- University of Ibadan, UI, Oyo State.
- University of Lagos, Unilag, Lagos, Lagos State
- University of Benin, Uniben, Benin City, Edo State
- Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU, Osun State
- Ahmadu Bello University, Abu, Zaria, Kaduna State
- University of Ilorin, Unilorin, Ilorin Kwara State
- University of Jos, Unijos, Jos, Plateau State Nigeria