Latest University Rankings: OAU Drops To 3rd Position In Nigeria
The latest University Ranking of the popular 4iuc.org parades Obafemi Awolowo University as the third best in Nigeria. The ranking means the initially rated best University in the nation dropped two places down. Occupying the leading position now is the University of Ilorin while University of Lagos occupies the second spot. OAU occupies the 26th position in Africa and the 2157th position in the World Ranking.
The backdrop in the performance of Obafemi Awolowo University in this ranking may not be unconnected to the recent closure of the University by the school authority following demonstrations by the students over increment in school fees which manyhas labelled 'Inconsiderable' and 'Outrageous'.
Below are the the top 20 Universities according to the July, 2014 4icu.org Ranking1 University of Ilorin
2 University of Lagos
3 Obafemi Awolowo University
4 University of Ibadan
5 Landmark University
6 Covenant University
7 Federal University of Technology, Minna
8 University of Benin
9 University of Agriculture, Abeokuta
10 University of Nigeria
11 Madonna University
12 Ahmadu Bello University
13 University of Port Harcourt
14 Federal University of Technology, Akure
15 Rivers State University of Science and Technology
16 Bayero University Kano
17 University of Jos
18 Nnamdi Azikiwe University
19 Redeemer's University
20 University of Maiduguri
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