A global website, webometrics has released this year's edition of ranking of universities around the world. This they usual get rank based on the amount of research a university undertake within a period of time.
With the new list, it places the University of Nigeria, Nsukka as number one, alongside, University of Ibadan coming first runner up and the University of Ilorin with the third position.
Below is the list of the top 30 Nigerian universities at the Webometrics 2016 Openness ranking for world universities. Your school might be involved.
University of Nigeria, Nsukka. UNN (1433)
University of Ibadan, Ibadan. UI (1613)
University of Ilorin, Ilorin. UNILORIN (2114)
Covenant University, Ota. CU (2161)
Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka. UNIZIK (2173)
University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt. UNIPORT (2190)
University of Lagos, Lagos. UNILAG (2243)
University of Calabar, Calabar. UNICAL (2333)
University of Agriculture, Abeokuta. UNAAB (2364)
Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. ABU (2372)
Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. OAU (2473)
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. LAUTECH (2585)
University of Uyo, Uyo. UNIUYO (2655)
Federal University of Technology, Minna. FUTMINNA (2682)
University of Benin, Ugbowo. UNIBEN (2703)
Federal University of Technology, Akure. FUTA (2835)
Bayero University, Kano. BUK (2909)
Redeemer’s University, Mowe. RUN (2937)
Lagos State University, Ojo. LASU (2939)
Osun State University, OSU (3074)
University of Jos, Jos. UNIJOS (3173)
Federal University, Ndufu-Alike Ikwo. FUNAI (3242)
Rivers State University of Science & Technology, Port Harcourt. RSUT (3295)
Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti. ABUAD (3330)
Landmark University, Omu-aran LU (3422)
Federal University of Technology, Owerri. FUTO (3423)
Enugu State University of Technology, Enugu. ESUT (3433)
University of Maiduguri, Maiduguri. UNIMAID (3465)
Federal University of Dutsin Ma, Dutsin-Ma (3478)
Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike. MOUA (3515).
The figures in the bracket is the ranking of the university globally.
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