List of Federal Universities in Nigeria and Their Slogans 2019

Here is a Comprehensive list of Federal Universities in Nigeria and their Motto. Nigerian Universities Slogans and the year they were founded.

Federal Universities Slogan

Below is the list of all the accredited Federal Universities in Nigeria as approved and listed by the Nigeria University Commission (NUC).

The table below contains the list of Federal Universities in Nigerian and their motto (slogan) and the year they were founded.

This page will be updated once new federal universities are created.

List of Federal Universities In Nigeria.

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Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi

Doctrina mater artium

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria

The first duty of every university is the search for and the spread of knowledge and the establishment of the nation

3 Bayero University, Kano …. And above every possessor of knowledge, there is the one more learned 1975
4 Federal University Gashua, Yobe Knowledge is Success 2013
5Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun Excellence and Relevance 2007
6Federal University of Technology, Akure Technology for Self Reliance 1981
7Federal University of Technology, Minna Technology for Empowerment 1982
8Federal University of Technology, Owerri Technology for Service1980
9Federal University, Dutse, Jigawa State Knowledge, Excellence, & Service 2011
10Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina Integrity and Service 2011
11Federal University, Kashere, Gombe State Education For Global Citizens2011
12Federal University, Lafia, Nasarawa State Integrity, Innovation and Excellence 2011
13Federal University, Lokoja, Kogi State SIC ITUR AD ASTRA2011
14Federal University, Ndifu-Alike, Ebonyi State Excellence and Integrity 2011
15 Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa Knowledge, Excellence, Service2011
16Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, Ekiti State
Innovation and Character for National transformation with academic prowess.

17Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State Character, Excellence and Service 2011
18Federal University, Birnin Kebbi In Pursuit of Excellence 2013
19Federal University, Gusau Zamfara Knowledge Innovation and Service 2013
20Michael Okpara University of Agricultural Umudike Knowledge, Food and Security1992
21Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola Technology for Development1981
22National Open University of Nigeria, Lagos Work and Learn 2002
23Nigeria Police Academy Wudil Knowledge for Service2013
24 Nigerian Defence Academy Kaduna sēvā paramō dharma 1985
25 Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka Discipline, Self Reliance and Excellence 1992
26 Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile-Ife For Learning and Culture 1962
27University of Abuja, Gwagwalada For Unity and Scholarship 1988
28Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Knowledge For Development 1988
29University of Agriculture, Makurdi Innovation and Service 1988
30University of Benin Knowledge for Service 1970
31University of Calabar Knowledge for Service 1975
32University of Ibadan Recte Sapere Fons 1948
33University of Ilorin Probitas Doctrina1975
34University of Jos Discipline and Dedication 1975
35University of Lagos In Deed and In Truth1962
36University of Maiduguri A tradition of Excellence in medical sciences 1975
37University of Nigeria, Nsukka To Restore the Dignity of Man 1960
38University of Port-Harcourt For Enlightenment and Self-Reliance 1975
39University of Uyo Unity, Learning and Service 1991
40Usumanu Danfodiyo University Read1975
41Nigerian Maritime University Okerenkoko, Delta State In Pursuit of Excellence2018
42Air Force Institute of Technology, Kaduna Quest for Excellence 2018
43Nigerian Army University Biu Knowledge, Creativity & Innovation for National Self Reliance2018

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