42 Universities that offers Law in Nigeria

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Universities that offers Law

So you want to study Law… This means you’re an Art student but do have what it takes? I mean, it is not enough to know the list of Nigerian Universities that offers Law. You also need to know the WAEC subject that you need to study Law as well as the JAMB subjects.

Do you? If no, use the search box below to know the subject combination you need to qualify and study Law in Nigeria. This the first steps toward studying Law in Nigeria universities. You will need other documents too for pre-screening and Matriculation screening.

Your JAMB score, Post UTME score and WAEC Grade will be calculated and the aggregate score is what determine if you qualify to study Law. Moreover, those who got their O level result in one sitting have a better chance of getting admission to study Law than those using two sittings.

Do you know that Law is one of the most popular courses in Nigeria and very competitive in the university? Competitiveness means many students want to gain admission to study this course.

Once a course is competitive, it simply means certain measures are put in place to make sure they limit the number of students they can admit. Such limitation includes high jamb cut off mark, a limited number of admissible students, strict subject combinations etc.

But what is so special about this course… Let me give you a little info about Law before you go through the list of universities that offers Law in Nigeria.

Degree in Law aims at producing a law graduate with a level of education to serve as legal adviser to the governments of the day, their agencies, companies, business firms etc. by introducing you to the process of legal development and equip you with the basic tools of legal analysis or legal method.

As a law graduate, you will qualify to be admitted into the Nigerian law school to train further and to qualify as a lawyer. You will then fit into judicial services, legal drafting and advising legislative and administrative functions, criminal prosecution, civil litigation, arbitration, administration of a state, and etc

You also ought to know which Faculty this Law course belongs to in the university. Law course can be studied under diifferent Faculties. Same course but a different approach. Below is a comprehensive list of higher institutions in Nigeria that offers Law.

Courses related to Law

Use the search box below to get information about these courses

  • Civil Law
  • Public and Private International Law
  • Common Law
  • Islamic/Sharia Law
  • Criminology and Securities Studies

Here are the list of universities that offers Law in Nigeria:

  1. Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba
  2. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  3. Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti – Ekiti State
  4. Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin
  5. Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli
  6. Ajayi Crowther University, Ibadan (ACU)
  7. Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma
  8. Babcock University, Ilishan-Remo
  9. Bauchi State University, Gadau
  10. Baze University
  11. University of Benin (UNIBEN) (Federal)
  12. Benson Idahosa University, Benin City
  13. Bowen University, Iwo
  14. Benue State University, Makurdi
  15. Crescent University (CUAB)
  16. Edwin Clark University, Kaigbodo
  17. Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu (ESUT)
  18. Gregory University, Uturu
  19. University of Ibadan (UI)
  20. Igbinedion University Okada
  21. Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji
  22. University of Jos (UNIJOS)
  23. Kogi State University Anyigba
  24. University of Lagos (UNILAG)
  25. Lagos State University, Ojo (LASU)
  26. Lead City University, Ibadan
  27. Nasarawa State University Keffi (NSUK)
  28. Niger Delta University Yenagoa (NDU)
  29. Nile University of Nigeria, Abuja
  30. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife (OAU)
  31. University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT)
  32. Nigeria Police Academy Wudil
  33. Osun State University Osogbo (UNIOSUN)
  34. River State University of Science and Technology (RSUST)
  35. Ekiti State University
  36. Renaissance University, Enugu
  37. Umar Musa Yar’ Adua University Katsina (UMYU)
  38. The University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
  39. National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)
  40. Osun State University Osogbo (UNIOSUN)
  41. University of Uyo (UNIUYO)
  42. Yobe State University, Damaturu

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