In this post, we will provide update on universities in Ondo state.
There exists seven (7) universities in Ondo state. These Universities in Ondo state is made up of Federal University, state Universities and Private Universities.
Ondo State is one of the states in Nigeria with highest number of Universities in Nigeria.
The southwest state is boardered by Ogun, Osun and Edo states.
The standard of education in Ondo state is above average and represent some of the bests in Nigeria.
Information on number of Universities in ondo state will be very significant to potential undergraduates, education NGOs and partners in Education sector.
List Of Universities In Ondo State
Below is the full list of All Universities operating In Ondo state of Nigeria.
Federal University In Ondo State
Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)
Federal University of Technology Akure, popularly called FUTA is the only federal university in Ondo State.
The University is one of the best and high ranking Technology Universities in Nigeria. It was established in 1981.
FUTA has eight faculties and over 50 accredited departments.
State Owned Universities In Ondo State
Below is the complete list of state universities in Ondo state.
Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA)
Adekunle Ajasin University took off as Obafemi Awolowo University In March 1982.
In 1985 it changed to Ondo state university under the military leadership of Navy Commodore Bamidele Otiko.
The University was later to be name after Adekunle Ajasin, A great son of the state.
Olusegun Agagu University of Science & Technology, Okitipupa (OAUSTECH)
Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology is the state owned university of Technology in Ondo State.
It was established on March, 2008 by Dr. Olusegun Agagu led Ondo state government.
University of Medical Science, Ondo State (UNIMED)
Another state owned university in Ondo State is University of medical science, popularly known as UNIMED.
The university was established on April 22nd, 2015 to address the shortage of manpower in health sector.
Private Universities In Ondo State
Here is the list of private universities in Ondo state.
Achievers University, Owo
Achievers University, Owo is one of the private Universities established in 2007,Operating in Ondo State.The university is NUC approved.
Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin
Elizade University is a private owned University founded by Michael Ade Ojo. The university is situated at Ilara-Mokin.
Wesley University, Ondo State
Wesley University is a Christian and private owned university established by Methodist church of Nigeria.
The university was approved by NUC on May, 2007.