Here are the top 10 Nigerian Universities Owned by Pastors/Churches.
Private universities in Nigeria are are becoming quite popular and it is a known fact that most of these private institutions are owned by churches/pastors
A number of Nigerian churches have their own universities and while it is a crystal clear that they have high standards in these schools, the fees can be somewhat too expensive for the average Nigerians.
Some Nigerians have argued that most church members of these Church owned universities are so expensive that most of the members of these churches can barely afford it. Here’s a list of top 10 Nigerian universities owned by Pastors/ Churches
Top 10 Nigerian Universities Owned by Pastors/Churches
1. Madonna University
Tuition fee: N202,500- N925,000
Founded by Catholic priest Father Edeh, Madonna was established on May 10, 1999 in Okija, Anambra State.
2. Covenant University
Tuition fee: 817,500 – N882,500
Located in Ota, Ogun state, Covenant was founded in 2002 by Bishop David Oyedepo.
3. Ajayi Crowther University
Tuition fee: N195,600-N670,000
Located in Oyo, this university was founded in 2005 by the Anglican Communion.
4. Bowen University
Tuition fee: N535,000-N1,725,000
Established in 2002, this university is located in Osun state and is owned and controlled by Nigerian Baptist Convention.
5. Mountain Top University
Tuition fee : N190,000- N550,00
Mountain Top University Founded by Dr. D.K. Olukoya in 2015, Mountain Top is located in Ogun state.
6. Redeemer’s University
Tuition fee N150,000- N520,000
Founded in 2005 by Pastor Enoch Adeboye, this university is located in Ede, Osun state.
7. Landmark University
Tuition fee : N600,000 – N700,000
Founded by Bishop David Oyedepo, this university is located in Kwara state.
8. Paul University
Tuition fee: N300,000 – N500,00
Paul University Located in Awka, Paul university was founded in 2009 by Anglican Bishops East of the Niger.
9. Joseph Ayo Babalola University
Tuition fee: N220,000-N800,000
Founded in 2006 by the Christ Apostolic Church Worldwide, this university is located in Osun state.
10. Babcock University
Tuition Fee: N200,000 – N900,000
Babcock University This university was established in 1959 by the Seventh Day Adventist Church and is located in Ogun State.