List of Cheapest State Universities In Nigeria for 2018 admission [Latest Edition]- Are you looking for state universities in Nigeria that their fees are affordable? if yes, see the Top Ten list of cheapest State Universities in Nigeria and their fees schedule below.
Please note that many of the state universities charge fewer tuition fees for indigenes of the state and most of the universities charge different school fees for different courses, so the school fees range being listed here is just an estimation.
If you differ with us on these estimates, please use the comment section below to indicate your university’s tuition fees.
1. Lagos State University (LASU)
The university also offers courses at Diploma, Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. Lagos State University is located in Ojo, a town in Lagos State, Nigeria. LASU is the only state university in the former British colony.
Lagos State University offers diploma, degree and post graduate programmes including a MBA programme.
School Fees Range: ₦ 25,000
Lagos State University, LASU Official Website – www.lasu.edu.ng
2. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko (AAUA)
Adekunle Ajasin University (AAUA) is a state government owned and operated Nigerian university. The university is in Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, Nigeria.
Adekunle Ajasin University was first established as Obafemi Awolowo University in March 1982 by the government of the old Ondo State, headed by the late Chief Michael Adekunle Ajasin.
Adekunle Ajasin University offers undergraduate and post-graduate programmes in fields of specialization ranging from Science, Arts, Education, Law, Social Sciences,Management Sciences and Agricultural Sciences.
School Fees Range: ₦ 31,000
Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba (AAUA) Website – www.aaua.edu.ng/
3. Nasarawa State University (NSUK)
Nasarawa State University, Keffi is a young university situated in the middle belt region of Nigeria. The University has accomplished incomparable goals within its short time of birth, this is as a result of its determination and diligence in administration.
School Fees Range: ₦ 35,000
4. Taraba State University (TASU)
Taraba State University is located in Jalingo, Taraba State Nigeria.
The Taraba State University, Jalingo was established by the Taraba State Government in 2008, to widen access to University education for Taraba State indigenes and promote economic development in the country.
Right from inception, the University set out for itself a goal that is captured in its motto – HARNESSING NATURES GIFT. The University is guided, by the national and international manpower needs usually accredited by the National Universities Commission, Abuja.
School Fees Range: ₦ 37,000
TASU Website – tsuniversity.edu.ng
5. Benue State University (BSU)
Benue State University is a state-owned in Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria. Its 2006 student enrollment was over 19,000 served by 429 faculty. It offers undergraduate and graduate programs with a catalog of over 50 graduate programs across seven colleges. It is accredited by the National Universities Commission.
The university was founded in 1992 and served 306 students with 149 faculty. The state government felt that the community needed a conventional university to augment the specialized academic offerings of the Federal University of Agriculture.
In 1991, the state government formed a 13-member steering committee to plan for and obtain approval for the university. The university began offering classes for the 1992/1993 school year in four colleges: Arts, Education, Sciences, and Social Science.
School Fees Range: ₦ 45,000
6. Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU)
Akwa Ibom State University (AKSU) was conceived and funded by the Akwa Ibom State, government of Nigeria.
At conception, the university was to be located within Akwa Ibom State’s Technology Triangle at th University Town. However, the administration of the Akwa Ibom State Government have changed the enabling law of the university into a multi-campus institution with the main campus at Ikot Akpaden, Mkpat Enin L.G.A and a second campus situated at Obio Akpa, Oruk Anam L.G.A.
School Fees Range: ₦ 53,000
7. Kogi State University (KSU)
Kogi State University, located at Anyigba, is the university of Kogi, Nigeria.
It was established in 1999 by Prince Abubakar Audu, the former governor of the state. At the time of its establishment, it was known as Kogi State University, It was named Prince Abubakar Audu University (PAAU) in 2002 and later renamed Kogi State University in 2003 (KSU).
School Fees Range: ₦ 57,000
8. Delta State University (DELSU)
With the 1995 Amended Edict, we now have a campus at Oleh. The University runs a multi-campus system with three campuses within a distance of about 200 km apart.
School Fees Range: ₦ 58,000
9. Kebbi State University of Science and Technology (KSUSTA)
The Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero was established under the Kebbi State law No. 6 in December 2006.
The case for the establishment of the University was made as a result of the ever increasing number of qualified indigenes of the State yearning for University education and who, more often than not, find it difficult to secure admissions into Nigerian Universities due mainly to their limited carrying capacities.
School Fees Range: ₦ 60,000
Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, KSUSTA Website – www.ksusta.edu.ng
10. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH)
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) is a technology university in Ogbomosho, Oyo State, Nigeria. The university enrolls 25,000 students and employs more than 3,000 people.
The university enrolls nearly 20,000 students in six faculties and a college. For two consecutive seasons, in 2003 and 2004, the Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC) rated LAUTECH as the best state university in Nigeria.
School Fees Range: ₦ 65,000