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List Of Schools That Offer Nursing In Nigeria

The Ultimate List of Schools which comprises of Universities and Polytechnics that Offers Nursing in Nigeria is the main purpose of this post.

Do you want to study Nursing? Are you looking to apply for Nursing during the next UTME screening exercise?

If so, then you may be wondering or asking : Do they study Nursing in any Nigerian Universities or Polytechnics ? If they eventually study it, What are the List of Schools That Offers it In Nigeria?  I will be very glad to provide you answers to all the questions above, but before we dive into that, let’s give a quick introduction to what Nursing is.

Yes, Nursing is offered in Some Nigerian higher institutions such as Universities , Polytechnics and Colleges Of Education.

Knowing that the course is offered in Nigeria is not enough, we are also going to provide you a lot of details about the Universities in Nigeria that studies Nursing as a course and the Polytechnics in Nigeria that Offers Nursing as part of they programmes.

The major things be are going to cover about the post are:

  • List of Nigerian Universities That Offers Nursing as a Course
  • List of Polytechnics that Studies Nursing.
  • O Level Requirements to Study Nursing in any higher Institutions in Nigeria.
  • JAMB Requirements to Apply for Nursing in Nigeria. Let’s start with each of them.

NOTE: The Numbers Attached to Each University or Polytechnic are irrelevant. The main focus is that the schools listed below offers Nursing as a Course. To See the JAMB Subject Combination for each of these Courses Here.

List Of Universities That Offers Nursing.

1Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria7,203
2University Of Ilorin, Ilorin5,912
3Bayero University, Kano5,453
4University Of Nigeria Nsukka5,235
5University Of Benin, Benin City5,205
6Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka4,713
7University Of Ibadan, Ibadan4,343
8University Of Jos, Jos3,671
9Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife3,628
10University Of Calabar, Calabar3,484
11University Of Maiduguri3,314
12Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto3,278
13Imo State University, Owerri3,203
14University Of Port-Harcourt3,124
15Delta State University, Abraka2,612
16Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma1,610
17University Of Lagos1,586
18Niger Delta University , Wilberforce Island1,353
19Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki1,352
20Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State1,352
21Abia State University Uturu1,051
22Osun State University, Osogbo1,003
23Ondo State University Of Medical Sciences Laje Road, Ondo, Ondo State120
24Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo53
25Igbinedion University, Okada, Benin City33
26Afe Babalola University , Ado-Ekiti22
27Madonna University, Okija16
28National Open University Of Nigeria12

O-Level Requirement For Nursing In Nigeria.

The requirements in O-Level certificate such as WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB (if acceptable) for those who wish to study Nursing are a minimum of credit passes in the following courses :

JAMB Subject Requirement To Study Nursing In Nigeria.

Those who wish to apply for Computer engineering are to apply the following courses as their UTME subject combinations during Jamb registration.

  •  English
  • Physics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry

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2 thoughts on “List Of Schools That Offer Nursing In Nigeria”

  1. My WAEC Result
    My Result:
    English: D7, Maths: B2, Biology: C6, Chemistry: B3, Physics: C4.
    But I Did NECO The Previous Year And I Had C5 In My English.
    Am I Qualify To Study Nursing At Any Federal University, If My Jamb Is Ok.


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