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Nigeria’s Most Sought-After Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education and Innovative Enterprise Institutions

We present you the most sought-after Universities, Polytechnics/Monotechnics, Colleges of Education and Innovative Enterprise Institutions in Nigeria as documented in the presentation at the 2019 JAMB policy meeting by the Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede.

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Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has revealed the list of the most sought after Universities, Polytechnics/Monotechnics, Colleges of Education and Innovative Enterprise Institutions in Nigeria.

According to the statistics released by JAMB, the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) had the highest number of admission applications for any university in Nigeria during the 2019 UTME registration.

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TOP TEN INSTITUTIONS – (ALL UNIVERSITIES) – FIRST CHOICE

2019 POSITION INSTITUTIONS TOTAL NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS PERCENTAGE (%)
1st University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Kwara State 108,912 5.77
2nd Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State 81,397 4.31
3rd University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State 78,741 4.17
4th University of Nigeria Nsukka, Enugu State 77,290 4.10
5TH University of Lagos, Lagos State 74,713 3.96
6TH Bayero University, Kano, Kano State 72,436 3.84
7TH University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State 63,378 3.36
8TH Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-ife, Osun State 56,895 3.02
9TH Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State 56,327 2.99
10TH University of Jos, Jos, Plateau State 51,053 2.71

2019 UTME APPLICATION STATISTICS BY INSTITUTION TOP TEN INSTITUTIONS

(ALL COLLEGES OF EDUCATION) – FIRST CHOICE

2019 POSITION INSTITUTIONS TOTAL NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS PERCENTAGE (%)
1st Federal College of Education, 3,770 0.20
2nd Saadatu Rimi College of Education, Kumbotso, Kano 3,731 0.20
3rd College of Education, Akwanga 2,431 0.13
4th Federal College of Education (Tech.), Potiskum 2,257 0.12
5TH College of Education, Gidan-Waya 2,214 0.12
6TH Isa Kaita College of Education, Dutsinma 2,179 0.12
7TH Federal College of Education, Kan^ 1,974 0.10
8TH Federal College of Education, Katsina, Katsina State 1,889 0.10
9TH Federal College of Education (Tech.), Gombe 1,771 0.09
10TH Aminu Saleh College of Education, Azare 1,350 0.07

2019 UTME APPLICATION STATISTICS BY INSTITUTION TOP TEN INSTITUTIONS

(ALL POLYTECHNICS/MONOTECHNICS) – FIRST CHOICE

2019 POSITION INSTITUTIONS TOTAL NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS PERCENTAGE (%)
1st Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna 3,529 0.19
2nd Ramat Polytechnic, Maiduguri 3,047 0.16
3rd Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro 2,891 0.15
4th Federal Polytechnic, Offa 2,843 0.15
5TH Yaba College of Technology, Yaba 2,287 0.12
6TH Federal Polytechnic, Nekede 1,660 0.09
7TH Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic, Zaria 1,611 0.09
8TH The Polytechnic, Ibadan 1,574 0.08
9TH Federal Polytechnic, Ede 1,502 0.08
10TH Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin 1,441 0.08

2019 UTME APPLICATION STATISTICS BY INSTITUTION TOP TEN INSTITUTIONS

(INNOVATION ENTERPRISE INSTITUTION- IEIs) – FIRST CHOICE

S/N INSTITUTIONS TOTAL NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS
1 Aflon Digital Institute, Abuja 38
2 PEFTI Film Institute, Lagos, Lagos State 33
3 Nigerian Television Authority, Television College, Jos, Plateau State 24
4 National Film Institute, Jos, Plateau State 23
5 UNICEM Community. Dev. Initiative Train. Inst. Mfamosing, Cross River State 17
6 Ibrahim Shehu Shema ICT and Business Institute, Katsina 14
7 Afrihub ICT Institute, Abuja 14
8 Maurid Institute of Mgt And Tech, Mbiaso, Akwa Ibom State 13
9 Kaduna Business School, Kaduna, Kaduna State 13
10 Complete Computers And Tech Inst, Benin, Edo State 13

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