The World University Rankings 2023 have been published by THE, a British publication that focuses on higher education around the world.
A total of 1,799 educational institutions from 104 different nations and regions are represented in the list.
Based on what Wothappen has gathered, the 2023 ranking took into account more than 121 million citations from more than 15.5 million research papers.
A total of forty thousand academics from around the world participated in the poll.
“Overall, we collected over 680,000 datapoints from more than 2,500 institutions that submitted data,” THE stated.
What are the best universities in Nigeria?
Both universities, which are federal government-owned, ranked between 401 and 500 globally.
Covenant University, a private varsity, is the third-best in the country and ranked between 601 and 800 globally.
What are the top 10 best universities in Nigeria?
According to the Times Higher Education 2023 list, here are the best 10 universities in Nigeria:
|S/N||Universities||Nigeria Ranking||Global Ranking|
|1.||University of Ibadan (UI)||1||401-500|
|2.||University of Lagos (UNILAG)||1||401-500|
|3.||Covenant University (CU)||3||601-800|
|4.||Bayero University Kano (BUK)||4||1001-1200|
|5.||Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA)||4||1001-1200|
|6.||University of Benin (UNIBEN)||6||1201-1500|
|7.||University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN)||6||1201-1500|
|8.||Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)||6||1201-1500|
|9.||Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB)||7||1500+|
|10||Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH)||7||1500+|
ASUU: Timeline for lecturers’ union to call off strike finally revealed
This is as the president of the union, Prof Emmanuel Osodeke, said the union has “for the first time, seen light at the end of the tunnel.”
Following the meeting with House of Reps Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila on Monday, October 10, branches of ASUU across the country will commence traditional voting today, Tuesday, October 11, and Wednesday, October 12, to take a decision over the ongoing strike by the union....