#7 The University of Nigeria Nsukka
The University of Nigeria was the first full-fledged indigenous and autonomous university in Nigeria. UNN is located in the South Eastern Nigeria, so it’s no wonder ninety percent of secondary students in the region set their eyes on gaining admission there.
UNN also has 15 faculties and 102 academic departments. It runs 82 undergraduate programmes and an impressive 211 postgraduate programs.
#8 The University of Benin
Fondly known as UNIBEN by its students, the Great University of Benin is one of Nigeria’s first generation federal universities.
UNIBEN offers programmes that include postgraduate, undergraduate, diploma and certificate levels. Presently, the total student enrollment is estimated at over 40,000 which is made up of both full-time and part-time students distributed among the various faculties.