There is no debating the saying that “Health is wealth”. As a result, humanity has tried as much as possible to stay healthy. However, due to one reason or another, there are times you will have problems with your health. Medicine has been one of the oldest and widely studied professions in the world. It takes a lot of time, commitment, dedication, and hard work.
For you to be a certified medical doctor in Nigeria, you have to go to a medical school. Almost every university in Nigeria offers medicine and surgery as a course, let’s look through the best among them.
University of Ibadan
The University of Ibadan is regarded as the best medical school in Nigeria at the moment. It has maintained this position for a very long time. It has one of the largest college hospitals in Nigeria with modern state of the earth equipment. The University of Ibadan has close ties with international institutions like Northwestern University and Feinberg School of medicine in the United States. In conclusion, you have to be willing to work very hard for you to get admission in this prestigious University.
Obafemi Awolowo University
Popularly known as OAU, Obafemi Awolowo University is another good place to study medicine. The university was named after the first “leader” of western Nigeria, Mr. Obafemi Awolowo. It has a standard college hospital with good facilities. Lastly, it is the best medical school in southwestern Nigeria.
Ahmadu Bello University
Ahmadu Bello University, also known as ABU is the place to study medicine in the northern part of Nigeria. With devoted lecturers, standard structures, and newest facilities, ABU is one of a kind.
University of Ilorin
Located in Kwara state capital, University of Ilorin can also be said to be one of the top medical schools in Nigeria. The most amazing thing about the school is that it doesn’t go on strike like other government-owned universities. This makes the education system one of the fastest in the country.
University of Lagos
University is among the most popular universities in Nigeria and one of the first universities in Nigeria. Unilag`s college of medicine is divided into three parts; faculty of basic medical sciences, faculty of clinical sciences, and faculty of dental sciences. The university is one of the institutions that recently received 1.2 million dollars research, granted by Lagos state government.
University of Benin
The University of Benin school of medicine was established in 1973. A good number of doctors graduated from Uniben. The University of Benin has done a tremendous job in the area of medicine in Nigeria.
University of Nigeria Nsukka
With a vast medical resource, University of Nsukka can tutor any medical student in Nigeria. UNN is a federal government-owned University and it is in the eastern part of the country. Furthermore, with campuses in Enugu and Nsukka, UNN can be regarded as one of the largest in Nigeria.
Lagos State University
The Lagos State University is also one of the best medical schools in Nigeria. Established in 1983, it has continued to improve year after year with vast and advanced medical facilities.
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