4) University of Ibadan
The University of Ibadan is the oldest university in Nigeria. It is located eight kilometers from the center of Ibadan, a major city in Western Nigeria. Besides the well-known College of Medicine, the university has other faculties like science, arts, agriculture and forestry, education, social sciences, technology, veterinary medicine, public health, law and dentistry.
3) Obafemi Awolowo University
Obafemi Awolowo University is owned and operated by the Government of Nigeria. The university was established in 1962. It is located in Osun, Nigeria, and has around 35,000 students. This university was the brainchild of Obafemi Awolowo, first premier of the Western Region of Nigeria.