List of Accredited Faculties of Law in Nigeria.

S/N UNIVERSITIES STATUS APPROVED QUOTA
1 UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN Provisional accreditation 150
2 UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS Full accreditation 270
3 UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA, NSUKKA Provisional accreditation 220
4 UNIVERSITY OF MAIDUGURI Provisional accreditation 200
5 UNIVERSITY OF BENIN Provisional accreditation 180
6 UNIVERSITY OF JOS Provisional accreditation 170
7 UNIVERSITY OF CALABAR Provisional accreditation 170
8 UNIVERSITY OF ILORIN Provisional accreditation 150
9 UNIVERSITY OF UYO Provisional accreditation 150
10 OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 250
11 BAYERO UNIVERSITY, KANO Provisional accreditation 220
12 USMANU DAN FODIO UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 80
13 AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 280
14 UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA Accreditation Suspended NIL
15 NNAMDI AZIKWE UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 180
16 UNIVERSITY OF PORT HARCOURT Approval to commence 50

STATE UNIVERSITIES

S/N UNIVERSITIES STATUS APPROVED QUOTA
1 ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 50
2 EBONYI STATE UNIVERSITY interim accreditation 150
3 EKITI STATE UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 60
4 ABIA STATE UNIVERSITY Interim accreditation « 130
5 DELTA STATE UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 120
6 ENUGU STATE UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE & TECH Provisional accreditation 100
7 KOGI STATE UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 60
8 RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 250
9 NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 40
10 AMBROSE ALLI UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 120
11 OLABISI ONABANJO UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 170
12 OSUN STATE UNIVERSITY Interim accreditation 50
13 BUKAR ABBA IBRAHIM UNI Approval to commence 50
14 UMARU MUSA YAR’ADUA UNI Approval to commence 50
15 IMO STATE UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 100
16 BAUCHI STATE UNIVERSITY Approval to commence 50
17 CHUKWUEMEKA ODIMEGWU OJUKWU Interim accreditation 100
18 LAGOS STATE Uni Accreditation Suspended NIL
19 BENUE STATE Uni Accreditation Suspended NIL
20 NIGER DELTA Uni Provisional accreditation 80

PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES

S/N UNIVERSITIES STATUS APPROVED QUOTA
1 IGB1NEDION UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 100
2 AFE BABALOLA UNIVERSITY Approval to commence 180
3 CRESCENT UNIVERSITY Approval to commence 50
4 BABCOCK UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 100
5 BAZE UNIVERSITY Approval to commence 50
6 AMERICAN UNIVERSITY Approval to commence 50
7 BOWEN UNIVERSITY Provisional accreditation 50
8 BENSON IDAHOSA UNIVERSITY Interim accreditation 60
9 NIGERIAN TURKISH NILE UNI Approval to commence 50
10 JOSEPH AYO BABALOLA UNI Approval to commence 50
11 AL-HIKMAH UNIVERSITY Approval to commence 50
12 LEADCITY UNIVERSITY Approval to commence 50
13 AJAYI CROWTHER UNI Approval to commence 50
14 EDWIN CLARK UNI Approval to commence 50
15 MADONNA Uni Provisional accreditation (subject to Council’s approval) 50
16 ELIZADE UNI Approval to commence 50
17 SALEM UNI Approval to commence 50
18 GREGORY UNI Approval to commence 50
19 EDO UNIVERSITY Approval to commence 50

Interpretation of terms:-

Full Accreditation: This means the faculty has complied with all Council requirements.
Provisional Accreditation: This simply means the faculty has substantially complied with Council requirements.
Accreditation suspended : It simply means the faculty of Law has its accreditation suspended by the Council of Legal Education.
Undergoing Accreditation: That is University application to commence Law is being considered, but has not yet been approved for admissions of students to the Law Faculty.

IMPORTANT NOTICE ON ADMISSION TO THE NIGERIAN LAW SCHOOLS.

For any avoidance of doubt, study of law via correspondence, in a setting other than a conventional full time study in a University is not recognized by the Council of Legal Education & the Board of Study for admission of students to the Nigerian Law School and entrance into the Legal profession.

The study of law at the Open University is not recognized.

The parents, public and students are accordingly advised to note please.

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