Computer science is the theory, experimentation, and engineering that underpin computer design and usage. It entails the investigation of algorithms that process, store, and convey digital data. (Wikipedia)
It is also regarded as one of the greatest and most promising courses in Nigeria today, owing to significant technical progress and increased work chances for its graduates.
If you love computers and are a young school leaver looking for a good university in Nigeria to study computer science, this post will discuss the top ten best institutions to study computer science in Nigeria.
This list was created using feedback from numerous Nigerian internet forums, social media platforms, and word of mouth.
The following are the top computer science universities in Nigeria. This list covers both the finest public and private universities in Nigeria for studying computer technology.
Top 10 Best Computer Science Universities in Nigeria (Updated List)
- Covenant College.
- Lagos University (UNILAG).
- Babcock University
- Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)
- University of Obafemi Awolowo (OAU)
- Nsukka University of Nigeria
- Ilorin University
- Ibadan University
- The Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO)
- University of Jos
Didn’t find a suitable university in our list of the top 10 best universities in Nigeria to study computer science? Please see the table below for a complete list of all Nigerian universities that offer computer science.
Nigerian Universities That Offer Computer Science (Public & Private)
University of Adamawa
University of Adekunle Ajasin
University of Afe Babalola
University of Ahmadu Bello
University of Ajayi Crowther
University of Akwa Ibom
Katsina Ambrose Alli University, Al-Qalam University
University of Anambra
Bauchi State University (BSU)
University of Bayero
University of Kano
University of Idaho, Benson
University of Benue
Crescent University Caleb University
University of Technology in Cross River
University of Ebonyi
University of the Federation Federal University of Gashua Gusau Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi Federal University of Petroleum Resource Federal University of Technology, Owerri Federal University, Birnin Kebbi Federal University, Dutse Federal University, Kashere Federal University, Lafia Federal University, Lokoja Federal University, and Ndufu-alike Universities are among the best places in Nigeria to study computer science.
Wukari Fountain University, Oye-Ekiti Federal University, and Federal University.
University of Gombe
University of Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida
University of Imo
University of Jigawa
University of Joseph Ayo Babalola
University of Kaduna
Kano Science and Technology University
Kebbi State Science and Technology University
University of Kogi
University of Madonna
Michael Okpara Agricultural University, Umudike Micheal University, and Cecilia Ibru University
University of Nasarawa
Nigerian National Open University
Nigeria Nile University in Turkey
Nigerian Military Academy
Wudil Police Academy, Kano, Nigeria State
Kano Oduduwa University, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Northwest University
In Nigeria, where can I study computer science?
University of Olabisi Onabanjo
Ondo State Science and Technology University
University of Osun
University of Plateau
The University of Redeemer
University of the Renaissance
Rivers State University of Science and Technology is located in Rivers State, Nigeria.
University of Sokoto
University of the Southwest
Offa, Summit University
Tansian University, Tai Solarin University of Education
University of Umaru Musa Yar’Adua
Universities in Nigeria that provide computer science include the University of Abuja.
Abeokuta University of Agriculture, University of Ilorin
Jos University and Mkar University
The Nigerian University
Wellspring University Wesley University of Science and Technology Western Delta University University of Port Harcourt University of Uyo Usman Dan Fodio University
University of Yobe