National Universities Commission, Nigeria

Overview

Established in 1962, the National Universities Commission (NUC) is a parastatal statutory body under the Federal Ministry of Education. Its mission and key tasks are: granting approval for all academic programmes run in Nigerian universities; granting approval for the establishment of all higher educational institutions; ensuring quality assurance of all academic programmes; coordinating higher education policies.

General Information

Organization Name

Acronym

NUC

Address

Aja Nwachukwu House, Plot 430 Aguiyi-Ironsi St Maitama District PMB 237 Garki GPO
Abuja
Federal Capital Territory Nigeria

P

+234 (9) 4133 176181

F

+234 (9) 4133 250

Year of Establishment

1962

Control Type

Public

Entity Type

Non-Profit

Geo Focus and Coverage

National


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