Private universities are universities not operated by governments, although many receive tax breaks, public student loans, and grants. Depending on their location, private universities may be subject to government regulation. This is in contrast to public universities and national universities. Most private universities are non-profit organizations.
In Nigeria there are a number of private universities, one of which is Igbinedion University, located in Okada, a town in Benin, Edo state. The university is the first private university providing for the study of medicine, While Madonna University which has the art campus located at Okija and science campus in Elele is the first private university in Nigeria.
Private Universities In Nigeria And The School Fees / Tuition Fees They Charge Their Students:
Here is a comprehensive list of the private universities in Nigeria and the school fees / tuition fees they charge students. Note that these are the most popular accredited private universities in Nigeria:
1. Oduduwa University
2. Rhema University
3. Redeemer’s University
4. Caleb University
5. Achievers University, Owo
6. Adeleke University, Ede
7. Ajayi Crowder University
8. Babcock University
9. Benson Idahosa
10. Bowen University, Iwo
11. Afe Babalola University
12. American University Of Nigeria
13. Covenant University
14. Joseph Ayo Babalola University
15. Lead City University
16. Obong University Nigeria
17. Crawford University
18. Novena University
19. Igbinedion University Okada
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