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List of Universities Offering Pharmacy in Nigeria

List of Universities Offering Pharmacy in Nigeria

Most times individuals ailments are not so serious that they need to see a doctor, more often they just go to a nearby pharmacy to see a pharmacist.

This course trains students to be pharmacists by teaching them about different drugs and what drugs can be used for different ailments.

Very similar to pharmacology, students learn about the chemical effects of these drugs on humans.

It is a Four year bachelor’s degree program and graduates of this course can have career opportunities
such as Pharmacologists, Clinical Pharmacologists, Veterinary pharmacologists, Pharmacists etc.

To be Admitted into this course Aspirants are expected to take English Language, Physics, Chemistry and Biology in the annual UTME examination, They are also expected to have a 5 credit pass in

WAEC/NECO with subjects including Mathematics, English Language, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

However we recommend that you View Jamb Brochure as Admission Requirements vary in different Universities.

ACPE Accredited HBCU Pharmacy Schools

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Admission Requirements for Pharmacy


Direct Entry Requirements:

Three (3) ‘A’ Level passes in

  • Chemistry,
  • Biology / Zoology and
  • Physics or Mathematics

plus UTME requirements.

O’Level Requirements:

Five (5) SSC credit passes in

  • English Language,
  • Mathematics,
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry and
  • Biology.

UTME Subjects Combination / Requirements:

  • English Language,
  • Physics,
  • Chemistry and
  • Biology

Nigerian Universities Offering Pharmacy


  • Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (ABU)

Ahmadu Bello University is a Federal University located at Samaru, a suburb of Zaria in Kaduna State, Nigeria and established in 1962 | Official Website: abu.edu.ng


  • Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU)

Abia State University is a State University located at Uturu, Abia State, Nigeria and established in 1981 | Official Website: abiastateuniversity.edu.ng


  • Bayero University (BUK)

Bayero University is a Federal University located at BUK, along new site Bayero university Kano, Kano State, Nigeria and established in 1975 | Official Website: buk.edu.ng


  • University of Benin (UNIBEN)

University of Benin is a Federal University located at Ugbowo Campus Benin City in Edo State, Nigeria and established in 1970 | Official Website: uniben.edu.ng


  • ECWA Bingham University, New Karu (BU)

Bingham University is a Private University located at KM 26 Abuja-Keffi Expressway Kodope, Karu, Nasarawa State, Nigeria and established in 2005 | Official Website: binghamuni.edu.ng


  • Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University, Uli (COOU)

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University is a State University located at Ulli in Anambra State, Nigeria and established in 2000 | Official Website: coou.edu.ng


  • Delta State University, Abraka (DELSU)

Delta State University is a State University located at Abraka in Delta State, Nigeria and established in 1992 | Official Website: delsu.edu.ng


  • Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT)

Enugu State University of Science and Technology is a State University located at Agbani in Enugu State, Nigeria and established in 1982 | Official Website: esut.edu.ng


  • Gregory University, Uturu (GUU)

Gregory University is a Private University located at Uturu in Abia State, Nigeria and established in 2012 | Official Website: gregoryuniversity.com


  • Gombe State University (GSU)

Gombe State University is a State University located at Tudun Wada Quarters Gombe in Gombe State, Nigeria and established in 2004 | Official Website: gsu.edu.ng


  • University of Ibadan (UI)

University of Ibadan is a Federal University located at Ibadan in Oyo State, Nigeria and established in 1948 | Official Website: ui.edu.ng


  • Igbinedion University, Okada (IUO)

Igbinedion University is a Private University located at Mission Road Okada in Edo State, Nigeria and established in 1999 | Official Website: iuokada.edu.ng


  • University of Ilorin (UNILORIN)

University of Ilorin is a Federal University located at Illorin in Kwara State, Nigeria and established in 1975 | Official Website: unilorin.edu.ng


  • University of Jos (UNIJOS)

University of Jos is a Federal University located at Jos in Plateau State, Nigeria and established in 1975 | Official Website: unijos.edu.ng


  • Kaduna State University (KASU)

Kaduna State University is a State University located at Kaduna in Kaduna State, Nigeria and established in 2004 | Official Website: kasu.edu.ng


  • University of Lagos (UNILAG)

University of Lagos is a Federal University located at Akoka, Yaba Lagos in Lagos State, Nigeria and established in 1962 | Official Website: unilag.edu.ng


  • Madonna University, Okija

Madonna University is a Private University located at Owerri/Onitsha Expressway Okija in 407 Anambra State, Nigeria and established in 1999 | Official Website: madonnauniversity.edu.ng


  • University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID)

University of Maiduguri is a Federal University located at Bama Road Maiduguri in Borno State, Nigeria and established in 1975 | Official Website: unimaid.edu.ng


  • Niger Delta University, Yenagoa (NDU)

Niger Delta University is a Federal University located at Wilberforce Island in Bayelsa State, Nigeria and established in 2000 | Official Website: ndu.edu.ng


  • Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU)

Obafemi Awolowo University is a Federal University located at Ile-Ife in Osun State, Nigeria and established in 1962 | Official Website: oauife.edu.ng


  • Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU)

Adamawa State University is a State University located at Mubi in Adamawa State, Nigeria and established in 1982 | Official Website: oouagoiwoye.edu.ng


  • University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT)

University of Port Harcourt is a Federal University located at East/West Road, Choba Port Harcourt in Rivers State, Nigeria and established in 1975 | Official Website: uniport.edu.ng


  • Usmanu Dan Fodio University (UDUSOK)

Usmanu Dan Fodio University is a Federal University located at Sokoto in Sokoto State, Nigeria and established in 1975 | Official Website: udusok.edu.ng


  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Akwa (UNIZIK)

Nnamdi Azikiwe University is a Federal University located at Awka in Anambra State, Nigeria and established in 1992 | Official Website: unizik.edu.ng


  • University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)

University of Nigeria, Nsukka is a Federal University located at Innovation Centre, University of Nigeria Nsukka in Enugu State, Nigeria and established in 1960 | Official Website: unn.edu.ng


  • University of Uyo (UNIUYO)

University of Uyo is a Federal University located at Uyo in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria and established in 1991 | Official Website: uniuyo.edu.ng


  • Federal University of Health Science, Otukpo

Federal University of Health Science, Otukpo is a Federal University located at Otukpo Benue State, Nigeria and was established in 2020. | Official Website: fuhso.ng

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