Knowledge is expensive. You will never understand the phrase above until you take a glance at the top 5 most expensive universities in Nigeria.
Babcock university was esterblished in 1957 as Adventist College of West Africa (ACWA). The university is a private-christian university operated by Seventh Day Adventist Church. Babcock university is the most expensive university in Nigeria with a school fees of N620000 to N3000000.
Your meal and hostel defines your accommodation fee. The university’s accommodation ranges from regular(7 in a room), premium(4 in a room) to classic(3 or 2 in a room). Feeding in the university could be either twice or thrice depending on your choice.
2. American University of Nigeria (ABTI):
American University of Nigeria is located in Yola, Adamawa state. It is the first university in Nigeria with American structure and curriculum.
ABTI is one of the most expensive university in Nigeria with a tuition of over N1.8million per annum.
A breakdown of American University of Nigeria (ABTI) school fees shows that students of the university pays;
Accommodation- $500 for four per room and $1900 for private room.
Total of $9900 which its naira equivalent is N1800000 at N200 per dollar equivalent.
3. Afe Babalola University
Afe Babalola university is a private university located at Ado-ekiti, Ekiti state capital. It was esterblished in 2009 by Nigeria’s foremost lawyer Chief Afe Babalola (SAN). Afe Babalola university’s school fees ranges from N675000 to N1075000 annually. The school fees covers tuition, accommodation, development levy, ICT, ID card, medical, sports, course registration etc. Accommodation in the university could be either 4 or 2 beds. There is no provision for feeding in the school.
4. Igbenedion University
Igbenedion university was the first licenced private university in Nigeria. The university became operational on 16th may, 1999. Igbenedion university is located in Benin city, Edo. It was founded by Sir Gabriel Igbenedion. Igbenedion University was the first private university to graduate medical doctors in the sub Saharan Africa.
Igbenedion university school fees ranges from N540000 to N820000. The school fees covers only tuition and accommodation.
5. Bowen University
Bowen university was esterblished in November 2002. It is located at Iwo, Osun state. Bowen university is operated by the Nigerian Baptist Convention.
Bowen university unlike ABTI is not responsible for the meal of the students. Bowen university tuition fee ranges from N500000 to N700000