Following the decision of the government to clamp down on some Nigerian universities that have deviated from their core courses by running programmes that are outside their mandates, here are some of the prominent universities affected.
These specialized universities will no longer offer courses like Law and Accounting etc.
Universities of Agriculture
1. Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta (FUNAAB)
2. Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi (FUAM)
3. Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Umudike (MOUAU)
Universities of Technology
1. Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA)
2. Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO)
3. Madibbo Adama University of Technology Yola (MAUTECH)
4. Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso (LAUTECH)
5. Abubakar Tafawa University of Technology Bauchi (ATBU)
6. Bells University of Technology Ota (BUT)
7. Rivers State University of Science and Technology Portharcourt (RSUST)
8. Enugu State University of Science and Technology Enugu (ESUT)
9. Kano University of Science and Technology Wudil (KUST)
10. Cross River State University of Tecnology Calabar (CRUTECH)
University of Medical Sciences
1. University of Medical Sciences Ondo (UNIMEDS)
The affected schools are expected to immediately remove law and accounting from their portals. Universities of medicine were also listed as part of those schools barred from offering accounting and law courses.