Beyond 303 NEW Private University Applications in Nigeria, Quality Access Is Key

Nigeria’s university regulator, National Universities Commission (NUC), is processing about 303 applications for private universities in the nation. Today, Nigeria has 43 federal, 48 state and 79 private universities. But note that ABU Zaria admits more than 30% of the combined 79 private schools on capacity. So, looking at the number of private universities may seem like they are many, but examining the access they enable, you will see the impacts have been marginal. The National Universities Commission (NUC) said it is processing about 303 new applications for the establishment of private universities in Nigeria. Nigeria currently has about 170 … Continue reading Beyond 303 NEW Private University Applications in Nigeria, Quality Access Is Key