Review: Top 10 Oldest State Universities in Nigeria

Welcome to MyeduNigeria Universities review.The following list of top 10 oldest State universities in Nigeria shows through their brief histories and their academic recognition varies, depending on how we defines a university. The lists  are based on the founded date, recognition and academic achievements. Check it out and share your view in descending order:

Top 10 Oldest State universities in Nigeria and their Profiles

#1 Rivers State University of Science & Technology Rivers State University of Science & Technology

Founded: 1979

Vice Chancellor:Professor Barineme Beke Fakae

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#2 Abia State University, UturuAbia State University, Uturu

Founded: 1980

Vice Chancellor: Prof. Chibuzo B. Ogbuagu

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#3 Olabisi Onabanjo University Ago-IwoyeOlabisi Onabanjo University Ago-Iwoye

Founded: 1982

Vice Chancellor: Prof. Adewale A. Olaitan

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#4 Enugu State University of Science and Technology, EnuguEnugu State University of Science and Technology

Founded: 1981

Vice Chancellor: Professor Cyprian C. Onyeji

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#5 Lagos State University Ojo, Lagos.Lagos State University Ojo, Lagos

Founded: 1983

Vice Chancellor: Professor John O. Obafunwa

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#6 Ekiti State UniversityEkiti State University

Founded: 1988

Vice Chancellor: Prof. E. D. Adelowo (Ag.)

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#7 Delta State University AbrakaDelta State University Abraka

Founded: 1992

Vice Chancellor: Professor E. A. Arubaye

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#8 Imo State University, OwerriImo State University, Owerri

Founded: 1992

Vice Chancellor: Prof. B.E.B. Nwoke

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#9 Ebonyi State University, AbakalikiEbonyi State University, Abakaliki

Founded: 1996 

Vice Chancellor: Professor F. I. Idike, OON

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#10 Kogi State University AnyigbaKogi State University

Founded: 1999

Vice Chancelor : Professor Hassan S. Isah

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