7 most expensive private universities in Nigeria 2015

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We are going to look at the 7 most expensive private universities in Nigeria today (2015). Do you remembered those days when you can start and finish your Institution with just seventy thousand naira (N70,000.00)?

And back then, a level headed student can see himself through school… But a lot of things had changed. Currently, in this Indomie Age, going to school is more costly to what our parents earned annually. (You can quote me anytime. 😀 )
Before you send your child/ward to a Private University in Nigeria, please take time to read the below article and know how much you will be spending annually.

Far gone are the days when University Education was free! Sending your child to a Nigeria Private University costs a fortune.

Some Parents part with as much as 3million naira per annum for their child to earn a honorable degree in a private university.

If you think this Nigeria Private Universities cost a fortune, then wait until you see how much some Secondary Schools in Nigeria are paying.

Some Expensive Secondary schools in Nigeria pay upto N5,000,000.00 (N5 million) annually. Yes, you read that number well.

However, if you can afford it, while not? But then, majority of Nigerians cannot afford it…
… Enough rambling, let’s look at the 7 most expensive private universities in Nigeria as at 2014.

Check out the Cheapest and Affordable Private University in Nigeria HERE


Crawford University is a private Christian institution located in Igbesa, Nigeria. The University was established in the year 2005.

The school provides accommodation for students but does not provide feeding. Parents only pay for tuition, accommodation and some additional fees. Crawford University tuition fee ranges from NGN400,000.00 to NGN600,000.00

The payments are done annually.


Redeemer’s University is located in Redemption City, Ogun State, Nigeria. Redeemer University is a Christian School that was commissioned in 2005.
At Redeemers University,

* Natural Science students pay NGN605,000.00.
* Management Sciences students pay NGN575,000.00 and
* Humanities students pays NGN545,000.00
All this fees paid are for tuition and accommodation only. Students takes care of their feedings.


American University of Nigeria is the first Nigerian university with American structure and curriculum. It is located in the north eastern part of Nigeria, Yola, capital of Adamawa State.

At ABTI, students pay as much as NGN1,378,500 to receive quality Education. Parents, however, pay their children/ward fees in dollars.

If you are preparing to send your child to the institution, please check out the American University of Nigeria School fees below:

* Tuition Fees: $6,600 (NGN990,000.00),
* Meals: $1,900 (NGN285,000),

* Accommodation: four in a room: $500 (NGN75,000), private room: $1,900 – (NGN285,000.00). In total, it amounts to about NGN1,378,500 per annum.

*** Accommodation and feeding are taken care by the school.


Bowen University is owned and operated by the Nigerian Baptist Convention, located at Iwo in Osun State and start operating on the 4th of November, 2002.

The Bowen University tuition fee ranges from NGN500,000 to NGN750,000 per annum. The university is only responsible for accommodation and tuition. Students are made to buy their food from the cafeteria located inside the school.


Afe Babalola University is a private higher tertiary institution located in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria. It was established in 2009 by Nigeria’s foremost lawyer and legal icon, Chief Afe Babalola (SAN).

The fee covers tuition, development levy, ICT, ID card, medical, sports, PTCF levy, course registration, caution fee and accommodation which is either four per room or two per room.

Here is a breakdown of Afe Babalola University school fees:

* For Engineering students: N925,000 (4 beds) and N1,075,000 (2 beds).
* Health Science students: N725,000 (4 beds) and N875,000 (2 beds)
* Sciences students: N675,000 (4 beds) and N825,000 (2 beds)
* Social Management Science: N675,000 (4 beds) and N825,000 (2 beds)

The Afe Babalola University tution fee ranges from NGN675,000.00 to NGN1,075,000.00 annually. There is no provision for feeding as students are expected to take care of it.


Babcock University is a private Christian co-educational university owned and operated by the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Nigeria.

The university was established as the Adventist College of West Africa (ACWA) in 1957. Their school fee ranges from N620,000 to N3 million annually.

In Babcock University, your meal and hostel defines how much you will pay. It offers two and three daily meal services.

And for accommodation, there are three to seven students in a room. (seven students in a single Room? it is like living in a market place!) When it comes to accommodation, it depends on your choice. Either it is regular (7 in a room), premium (4 in a room) or classic (3 or 2 in a room).

Here is Babcock University school fees breakdown:

* Medicine students: N3 million,
* Law students: N2 million,
* Accounting students pays: N1.5 million,
* Nursing students pay: N1 million, while other
* Faculties pay between: N860,000 – N620,000 annually.


Igbinedion University was approved on 16th May, 1999. Hence, it became the first licensed private university in Nigeria.

Igbinedion University tuition ranges from NGN540,000 to NGN820,000

For Medicine, Pharmacy, Law and Engineering Students of Igbinedion University, they pay a tuition of NGN610,000, accommodation: NGN100,000.00 while other facilities: NGN110,000.

The fees are for accommodation and School fees only. Students take care of their feeding.

Here you have the 7 most expensive Private Universities in Nigeria and just for your entertainment and also for Parents who want to send their children to the most expensive secondary schools in Nigeria, we will be publishing it in the coming days. wishes you all a merry Christmas and a Happy New year in Advance.

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