Covenant University, Ota; University of Nigeria, Nsukka; and the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, produce the most employed graduates in Nigeria, a 2018 graduate report has found.
According to the recently released Stutern Nigerian Graduate Report, 2018, Lagos State University (LASU), is the state university with the most employed graduates in Nigeria.
The report shows that 83.70 percent of Covenant University graduates are employed, while UNN and UI boast of 68.18 percent and 61.76 percent respectively.
“For the second time in a row, Covenant University has the most employed graduates rate in Nigeria. 13 federal universities, 4 state universities and 3 private universities made the list,” the report read in part.
TOP 20 MOST EMPLOYABLE UNIVERSITIES IN NIGERIA
Covenant University Ota
University of Nigeria
University of Ibadan
Federal University of Technology, Minna
University of Ilorin
Obafemi Awolowo University
University of Benin
Lagos State University
University of Lagos
Federal University of Technology, Owerri
Federal University of Technology, Akure
Adekunle Ajasin University
Olabisi Onabanjo University
Nnamdi Azikiwe University
University of Agriculture
Ekiti State University
University of Port-Harcourt
Ahmadu Bello University
However, when it comes to returns on investment, TheCable reports that University of Ilorin, University of Ibadan, and Federal University of Technology, Akure, led the pack.
“On our ranking of the best institutions for return on investment, University of Ilorin retained the first position from our previous edition,” the report read.