Webometrics is the highest academic ranking of higher education institutions.
Since 2004, education institutions have been rated by the ranking web using institution’s online presence as a major ranking metric.
The top 10 Nigerian universities from the 2018 ranking edition consists of federal government universities and one private owned university.
Coming up first on the list is the premier university, University Of Ibadan, scoring 2654 in terms of web presence, while Covenant University (the only private institution on the list) and Obafemi Awolowo University followed after.
Here are the 2018 top 10 universities in Nigeria.
1. University of Ibadan
2. Covenant University, Ota (CU)
3. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ife (OAU)
4. University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)
5. University of Lagos, Akoka (UNILAG)
6. Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (ABU)
7. Federal University of Technology, Minna
8. University of Ilorin, Ilorin (UNILORIN)
9. Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA)
10. University of Benin, Benin City, (UNIBEN)