Full List of Accredited Colleges of Education in Nigeria 2021

If you want to get a Nigerian certificate in education, NCE in a well-recognized college of education, I will advise you to choose any of the following colleges.

Yes, there are numerous higher institutions in Nigeria ranging from universities, polytechnics, colleges of educations? Yes, Nigeria has them all and in abundance. But, we will be focusing on the college of education now.

Research has it that the Nigerian educational system was only made up of universities and polytechnic. These two were there since the time that Nigeria didn’t get its independence.

Colleges of Education

On getting her independence in 1960, a new tertiary institution was introduced into the Nigerian educational system. That is the college of education that most of us are aspiring to study at today.

Unlike universities and polytechnics, colleges of education only focus on the training of quality teachers in the teaching profession to teach the upcoming leaders of tomorrow a better education.

I will start with the list of private colleges of education, followed by federal and lastly state. Let’s get started;

SEE ALSO: Courses Offered by Colleges of Education in Nigeria and Colleges Offering Them

Full List of Accredited Private Colleges of Education In Nigeria. 

1  Institute of Ecumenical Education, (Thinkers Corner), Enugu  Enugu, Enugu State. 
2  Delar College of Education  Agodi Gate, Ibadan, Oyo State 
3  City College of Education, Mararaba, Gurku  Mararaba, Gurku, Nasarawa Stat 
4  Ansar-Ud-Deen College of Education, Isolo  Oshodi, Isolo, Lagos State. 
5  Yewa Central College of Education, Ayetoro  Ayetoro, Ogun State. 
6  OSISA Tech. Coll. of Education, Enugu  Enugu, Enugu State 
7  St. Augustine Coll. of Education, Lagos  Akoka, Lagos 
8  African Thinkers Community of Inquiry, Enugu  Enugu, Enugu State 
9  Muftau Olanihun College of Education, Ibadan  Ibadan 
10  Havard Wilson College of Education, Aba  Aba, Abia State State 
11  Muhyideen College of Education, Ilorin  Ilorin 
12  College of Education, Offa  Offa, Kwara State 
13  Bauchi Institute of Arabic & Islamic Studies, Bauchi  Bauchi 
14  Corner Stone College of Education, Lagos  Unilag, Lagos 
15  Peaceland College of Education, Enugu  Enugu 
16  The College of Education, Nsukka  Enugu 
17  Unity College of Education, Auka Adoka, Benue  Otikpo 
19  Kinsey College of Education, Ilorin, Kwara State  Ilorin 
20  ECWA College of Education, Jos (ECOEJ)  Jos


Complete List of Govt Approve Federal Colleges of Education In Nigeria 

1  Federal College of Education (Technical), Asaba  Asaba, Delta State. 
2  Federal College of Education, Kano  Kano City, Kano State. 
3  Federal College of Education (Special), Oyo  Oyo, Oyo State. 
4  Federal College of Education, Abeokuta  Abeokuta, Ogun State 
5  Federal College of Education, Eha-Amufu  Eha Amufu, Enugu State. 
6  Federal College of Education (Technical), Gombe  Gombe, Gombe State. 
7  Federal College of Education, Kontagora  Kontagora, Niger State. 
8  Federal College of Education, Okene  Okene, Kogi State. 
9  Federal College of Education (Technical), Omoku  OMoku, Rivers State. 
10  Federal College of Education (Tech), Potiskum  Potiskum, Yobe State 
11  Alvan Ikoku College of Education, Owerri  Owerri, Imo State. 
12  Federal College of Education (Technical), Akoka  Akoka, Lagos State. 
13  Federal College of Education (Technical), Bichi  Bichi, Kano State 
14  Federal College of Education (Technical), Gusau  Gusau, Zamfara State. 
15  Federal College of Education, Katsina  Katsina, Katsina State. 
16  Federal College of Education, Obudu  Obudu, Cross River State. 
17  Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo  Ondo, Ondo State. 
18  Federal College of Education, Pankshin  Pankshin, Plateau State. 
19  Federal College of Education, Yola  Yola, Adamawa State. 
20  Federal College of Education, Zaria10.  Zaria, Kaduna State. 
21  Nigerian Army School of Education (NASE), Ilorin  Ilorin, Kwara State. 
22  Federal College of Education (T), Umunze  Umunze 

Full List of Certified State Colleges of Education In Nigeria 

1  College of Education, Gindiri  Gindiri, Plateau State. 
2  Adamawa State College of Education, Hong  Yola, Adamawa State. 
3  Tai Solarin College of Education, Ijebu-Ode  Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. 
4  College of Education, Ikere-Ekiti  Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti State. 
5  Ebonyi State College of Education, Ikwo  Ikwo, Ebonyi State. 
6  College of Education, Warri  Edjeba Road, Warri, Delta State 
7  FCT College of Education, Zuba  Zuba, Garki, FCT Abuja. 
8  Osisatech College of Education, Enugu  Enugu, Enugu State. 
9  Nasarrawa State College of Education, Akwanga  Akwanga, Nassarawa State. 
10  Isa Kaita College of Education, Dutsin-Ma  Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State. 
11  College of Education, Ekiadolor-Benin  Ekiadolor-Benin, Edo State 
12  College of Education, Gashua, Damaturu  Gashua, Yobe state. 
13  Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan-Waya, Kafanchan  Kafanchan, Kaduna State. 
14  Osun State College of Education, Ilesa  Ilesa, Osun State. 
15  Kwara State College of Education, Ilorin  Ilorin, Kwara State. 
16  Kwara State College of Education  Oro, Kwara State. 
17  College of Education, katsina-Ala  Katsina-Ala, Benue State. 
18  Sa’adatu Rimi College of Education, Kumbotso, Kano  Kumbotso, Kano State. 
19  College of Education (Technical), Lafiagi  Lafiagi, Kwara State. 
20  Nwafor Orizu College of Education, Nsugbe  Nsugbe, Anambra State. 
21  Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education, Otto/Ijanikin  Otto/Ijanikin, Lagos State. 
22  Emmanuel Alayande College of Education (EACOED), Oyo  Oyo, Oyo State. 
23  College of Education, Waka BIU  Waka BIU, Borno State. 
24  St. Augustine College of Education (Project Time), Lagos  Yaba, Lagos State. 
25  Delta State College of Education, Agbor  Agbor, Delta State 
26  Akwa Ibom State College of Education, Afahansit  Afahansit, Akwa Ibom State. 
27  Kogi State College of Education, Ankpa  Ankpa, Kogi State. 
28  Adamu Augie College of Education, Argungu  Argungu, Kebbi State. 
29  College of Education, Azare  Azare, Bauchi State 
30  Umar Ibn Ibrahim El-Kanemi College of Education, Science and Technology, Bama  Bama, Borno State. 
31  College of Education, Jalingo  Jalingo, Taraba State. 
32  Zamfara State College of Education, Maru  Maru, Zamfara State. 
33  Jigawa State College of Education, Gumel  Gumel, Jigawa State. 
34  Niger State College of Education, Minna  Minna, Niger State. 
35  Rivers College of Education, Rumuolumeni  Port-Harcourt, Rivers State. 
36  Shehu shagari College of Education, Sokoto  Sokoto, Sokoto State. 
37  Jama’Atu College of Education (JACE), Kaduna  Kaduna, Kaduna State. 
38  College of Education, Arochukwu, Abia  Arochukwu Abia State 
39  College of Education, Ila-Orangun, Osun State  Ila-Orangun, Osun State 
40  Michael Otedola Coll. of Prim. Education, Lagos  Noforija-Epe Lagos 
41  Kashim Ibrahim College of Educ., Maiduguri    
42  Delta State Coll. of Physical Education, Mosogar  Mosogar, Sapele, Delta State 
43  Enugu State Coll. of Education (T), Enugu  Abakaliki Road, Enugu State 
44  Cross River State Coll. of Education, Akampa  Akampa, Calabar, Cross River S 
45  Edo State College of Education, Igueben  Igueben, Edo State 
46  Isaac Jasper Boro COE, Sagbama  Sagbama, Yenogoa, Bayelsa State 
47  Kogi State College of Education, Kabba  Kabba, Kogi State 


Now that you have seen the complete list of colleges of education in Nigeria and their locations in different states, I strongly believe that you will be able to make the right choice when choosing a college of education to run your NCE program.

However, if there is a new college of education in your state or locality that we’ve not stated here, you can use the comment section below to inform us, and we will update it ASAP. Thanks

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