OAU Is Number 1 In Nigeria ...As UNILORIN, UNILAG Slump, UI, ABU Climb

Ranking 19th in Africa, OAU was also the only Nigerian university present in the top 20 for African universities.

Obafemi Awolowo (OAU) Ife is the best university in Nigeria according to  the latest rankings by Cybermetrics Lab (Spanish National Research Council, CSIC).

OAU is followed by Covenant University Ota, University of Ibadan (UI), University of Lagos (UNILAG), University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, University of Agriculture Abeokuta (UNAAB), Landmark University (LMU), Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA) and University of Nigeria (UNN)which make up the top 10 in the country.

Responding to the rankings, OAU Vice-Chancellor, Professor Bamitale Omole, attributed the feat to his administration’s unparalleled research output, administrative acumen, technical know-how of the academic, administrative and technical staff.

According to an article posted on the institution’s website, Omole, applauded the dedication to duty of all stakeholders in making sure that the ideals of the founding fathers of OAU become a reality in its entirety.

Evangel University Akaeze was ranked the last.

Cybermetrics however states on its site that “not necessarily comprehensive, complete, accurate or up to date.”

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