Crawford University

country rank  109
world rank  10658

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University Overview

Established in 2005, Crawford University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Faith City (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Ogun. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Lusada, Igbesa. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Crawford University (CRU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Pentecostal religion. Crawford University (CRU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 14 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Nigerian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Acronym CRU
Founded 2005
Motto Knowledge with Godliness
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Private Mailbox 2001
Faith City (population range: 50,000-249,999)
23401 Ogun
T +234 (0)802 300 3436
F +234
Other locations Lusada, Igbesa

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Crawford University
Faith City 23401
+234 802 300 3436

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Pentecostal Christian-Pentecostal Apostolic Faith Mission -

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Crawford University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

National Universities Commission, Nigeria

Year of first Accreditation


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Chartered Institute of Accountants of Nigeria ICAN

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of African Universities (AAU)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019