University of Nigeria (UNN), Nsukka, Enugu State
The University of Nigeria (UNN), is a federal university located in Nsukka, Enugu State, Nigeria. Founded by Nnamdi Azikiwe in 1955 and formally opened on 7 October 1960, the University of Nigeria has three campuses – Nsukka, Enugu, and Ituku-Ozalla – all located in Enugu State.
The University of Nigeria was the first full-fledged indigenous and first autonomous university in Nigeria, modelled upon the American educational system. It is the first land-grant university in Africa and one of the five elite universities in Nigeria.
The university has 15 Faculties and 102 academic departments. The University offers 82 undergraduate programs and 211 postgraduate programmes. The university celebrated its 50th anniversary on October 2010.
|University of Biafra (6 July 1967 – 15 January 1970)|
|Motto||To Restore the Dignity of Man|
|Location||Nsukka, Enugu, Nigeria|
871 hectares (2,150 acres) (Nsukka campus)
200 hectares (490 acres) (Enugu campus)
500 hectares (1,200 acres) (Ituku-Ozalla campus)
|Colors||Green and white|
|Nickname||Lions and Lionesses|
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Below are some approved affiliate institutions of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka by the National Universities Commission (NUC).
- St. Paul’s College, Awka
- Yaba College of Technology Lagos
- College Of Education, Ikere-Ekiti (Regular)
- Spiritan International School of Theology, Attakwu, Enugu
- Spiritan School of Philosophy, Issienu, Nsukka
- Trinity Theological College, Umuahia
- West Africa Theological Seminary, Ipaja, Lagos
- College of Education, Nsugbe
- Digital Bridge Institute, Abuja