Top 10 Best University with medical school In Nigeria For Medicine And Surgery [2018 Edition]


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In this Post, we are going to make a list of the best 10 medical university in Nigeria in 2017 with standard medical school to help you make your choice wisely on the school you can apply for to get the most out of what you want to study.

It is very important to know the best university to study medicine in Nigeria so that you can apply for it as almost all Universities in Nigeria are accredited for Medicine but in the real sense, they don’t handle it exactly the same way.

Universities with the best medical school in NIgeria

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Top 10 Best Universities with Medical schools in Nigeria

1. University Of Ibadan (UI)

The Number One on our list is the University of Ibadan (UI) which according to 4ICU is the Current best University in Nigeria. See The List of Best Universities in Nigeria Here.

The University of Ibadan has the best medical school in Nigeria a College Hospital which is one of the best in Nigeria and has been recognized for its successful treatment of most sickness or Ailments which has Proven stubborn in other Health Centers.

At the beginning of the 1982/83 session, Senate approved the establishment of a Faculty of Pharmacy within the College with effect from 1 August, 1983. The following Departments were  administratively within the new Faculty:

(i)     Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry

(ii)    Department of Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Clinical Pharmacy

(iii)    Department of Pharmaceutics and Industrial Pharmacy.

(iv)   Department of Pharmacognosy.

However, the Faculty of Pharmacy became autonomous with effect from 2nd October, 2002

2. Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

Located in the South-Western region of Nigeria, OAU boasts of a very good college hospital with records of treated medical cases and ailments.

This is the Second Federal University in Nigeria to make our list of the best medical school in Nigeria to Study Medicine.

Though Currently Ranking Number 3 among Best universities in Nigeria, But Just Like the University of Ibadan, Obafemi Awolowo University has also proven to have one of the best medical school in Nigeria to study Medicine and Surgery.

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3. Ahmadu Bello University Zaria (ABU)

ABU Zaria is one of the best Federal university in Nigeria Located in the Northern Region of the Country with enough Facilities to handle any Profession in any Medical Field.

  • The Faculty of Medicine came into being in 1967, the first of such in northern Nigeria.
  • The faculty contains a total of 17 departments.
  • On the 25th November 1966, the Council of the University approved establishment of the faculty and in 1967 as a single degree awarding faculty.

The Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) is well known for its records in handling Medical Issues arising in the Northern Region of Nigeria.

4. University Of Lagos (UNILAG)

The College of Medicine was conceived by the founding fathers as a Medical School which is an autonomous entity within the University of Lagos. It was founded to produce highly trained medical manpower to provide specialized medical services and to conduct research into health related problems. In October 1962, the first batch of 28 medical students were admitted into the College and they received their first lectures on October 3, 1962.It is one of the best in Research and training as the Faculty in question (Medicine) has Published a Lot of Articles in Health and Medical related fields.

We cannot forget to give an Honorable Mention to the University as they have constantly maintained the Top 10 Best Universities in Nigeria in all ramification. See more over here

5. University of Nigeria NSukka (UNN)

The University of Nigeria Nsukka is one of the Oldest University in the country located in the South Eastern Part of the Country with a medical school.

UNN was Established in 1960 and has one of the best Teaching Hospital (UTH) in the whole of South East and the University is owned and managed by the Federal Government.

6. University Of Benin (UNIBEN)

The University of Benin also known as Great UNIBEN by many, is a federal University. It  was established in November 1970.

The University of Benin school of Basic Medical Sciences has a lot of Facilities and Equipment available. It also incorporates clinical studies for every student’s fifth year. Her medical school has a different time-table from that of the rest of UNIBEN.

University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) is also one of the best teaching hospitals in Nigeria.

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See Also:University Of Benin JUPEB 2018/2019 Admission Form Out.

7. Lagos State University (LASU)

The College of Medicine of the Lagos State University popularly known as LASUCOM is one of the top College of Medicine in Nigeria. The college is located within the structure of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

The Lagos State University has for so many years proven to be one of the best Universities in Nigeria as its the only State university in the country that makes it to the top 20 or in most cases, the Top 10 University in Nigeria.

8. University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)

UNILORIN has good facilities for studying medicine. One attractive thing about studying medicine in UNILORIN is the fact that it has a fast paced educational system and doesn’t go on strike like other government-owned universities, making it possible to finish your medical program in record time.

UNILORIN according to 2017 edition of the Best universities in Nigeria Made it to Number 5 and is a Federal Government Owned University which was established in 1975.

2018/2019 UNILORIN JUPEB Admission Form Now Available.

9.Delta state University(DELSU)


The Delta State University, Abraka – popularly known as DELSU, Abraka – is a State government owned university in Nigeria with the main campus located at Abraka, Delta State and a campus at Anwai, Asaba

There is one more good medical school in Nigeria – Delta state University. In a nutshell, it has a strong educational program and good equipment.  DELSU Courses – See Official Courses Offered In Delta State University

10. Niger Delta University (NDU)

This is the Last in our List of Top 10 best medical university in Nigeria but that doesn’t make it the Least or the Worst of em all.

The Niger Delta University Wilberforce located in Bayelsa State is a great place to study medicine.

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