List Of Universities And Polytechnics That Offers Architecture In Nigeria

Do you want to study Architecture? Are you looking to apply for Architecture during the next UTME screening exercise? If so, the Ultimate List of Schools which comprises of Universities and Polytechnics that Offers Architecture in Nigeria is the main purpose of this post.

If so, then you may be wondering or asking : Do they study Architecture in any Nigerian Universities or Polytechnics ? If they eventually study it, What are the List of Schools That Offers it In Nigeria?  I will be very glad to provide you answers to all the questions above, but before we dive into that, let’s give a quick introduction to what Architecture is.

Yes, Architecture is offered in Some Nigerian higher institutions such as Universities , Polytechnics and Colleges Of Education.

Knowing that the course is offered in Nigeria is not enough, we are also going to provide you a lot of details about the Universities in Nigeria that studies Architecture as a course and the Polytechnics in Nigeria that Offers Architecture as part of they programmes.

The major things be are going to cover about the post are:

NOTE: The Numbers Attached to Each University or Polytechnic are irrelevant. The main focus is that the schools listed below offers Architecture as a Course.
To See the JAMB Subject Combination for each of these Courses Here.


1 Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria 2,055
2 Federal University Of Technology, Akure 1,733
3 Federal University Of Technology Minna 1,611
4 University Of Ilorin, Ilorin 972
5 Federal University Of Technology, Owerri 771
6 University Of Lagos 767
7 University Of Nigeria Nsukka. 704
8 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi 686
9 University Of Jos, Jos 647
10 University Of Uyo, 625
11 Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 620
12 Modibo Adama University Of Technology, Yola 548
13 Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka 545
14 Kaduna State University, Kaduna 514
15 University Of Benin, Benin City 341
16 Rivers State University Of Science And Technology, Port Harcourt 332
17 Imo State University, Owerri 282
18 Kano University Of Science And Technology, Wudil 263
19 Covenant University, Canaan Land, Ota 187
20 Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye 131
21 Abia State University, Uturu. 121
22 Federal University, Birnin-Kebbi, Kebbi State 113
23 Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko 107
24 Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ebonyi State 81
25 Enugu State University Of Science And Technology, Enugu 72
26 Anambra State University, Uli 34
27 Joseph Ayo Babalola University, Ikeji-Arakeji, 3
28 Crescent University, Abeokuta 1
29 Tansain University, Oba, Anambra State 0


1 Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna 1,752
2 Yaba College Of Tech, Yaba 1,730
3 Fed. Polytechnic, Nekede 1,476
4 Fed. Polytechnic, Bauchi 994
5 The Polytechnic, Ibadan 800
6 Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Kwara State 743
7 Fed. Polytechnic, Oko 722
8 Fed. Polytechnic, Ede 678
9 Fed. Polytechnic, Bida 675
10 Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi 664
11 Kano State Polytechnic, Kano 578
12 Akwa-Ibom State Polytechnic, Ikot-Osurua 499
13 Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic,Zaria 486
14 Fed. Polytechnic, Ida 432
15 Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti 431
16 Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia 425
17 Rivers State Poly, Bori 412
18 Hassan Usman Katsina Poly, Katsina 389
19 Fed. Poly. Offa 301
20 Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana, Afikpo 290
21 Inst. Of Mgt. And Tech, Enugu 278
22 Fed. Polytechnic,Ilaro 272
23 Ramat Polytechnic, Maiduguri 252
24 Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo 245
25 Lagos State Poly, Ikorodu 219
26 Fed. Polytechnic, Mubi 213
27 Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja 187
28 Moshood Abiola Poly, Abeokuta 174
29 Waziri Umaru Fed. Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi 140
30 Abia State Polytechnic, Aba 134
31 Jigawa State Polytechnic, Dutse 114
32 Fed. Polytechnic, Kaura/Namoda 83
33 Hussaini Adamu Federal Polytechnic, Kazaure 74
34 Nigeria Army School Of Military Engineering, Makurdi 56
35 The Oke-Ogun Polytechnic, Saki, Oyo State 37
36 Federal Polytechnic, Uka 21
37 Ogun State Institute Of Technology (Formerly Gateway Ict Poly), Igbesa, Ogun S 9
38 College Of Agriculture, Lafia 7
39 National Institute Of Construction Technology, Uromi 4
40 Wolex Polytechnic, Ikeja, Lagos 3

Best Universities to Study Architecture In Nigeria

Among all the list given above, here are the list of best universities to study Architecture in Nigeria.

  1. University of Jos
  2. Federal University of Technology Yola
  3. University Of Lagos (Unilag)
  4. Obafemi Awolowo  University
  5. Olabisi Onabanjo University
  6. Convenant University
  7. Moshood Abiola University
  8. Federal University Of Technology  Akure
  9. Federal University Of Technology Minna
  10. Yaba College of Technology.


The requirements in O-Level certificate such as WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB (if acceptable) for those who wish to study Architecture are a minimum of credit passes in the following courses :


Those who wish to apply for Computer engineering are to apply the following courses as their UTME subject combinations during Jamb registration.
1. English
2. Mathematics
3. Physics
4. Chemistry

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