In Nigeria, we have a lot of Institutions for Secondary Education (secondary schools). These Institutions include both private and government. The government is divided into two majorly – the state government and the federal government colleges. The federal government colleges are also known as unity schools. The main purpose of these federal government colleges (unity schools) is to bring children from different parts of the nation to unite them and provide them with a standard level of education. In this article, we are going to list the Best Federal Government Colleges in Nigeria that you can send your child or ward to get their secondary education.
These federal government colleges started with very few numbers, then we had only three federal government colleges, now we have over a hundred of them. These federal government colleges are all over the nation now and you can send your child or ward to any of them. If we are being honest, not all the federal government colleges are as good as they used to be, though some of them still keep up to their high standards and this has made collate of the list of the Best Federal Government Colleges in Nigeria.
Top 10 Best Federal Government Colleges in Nigeria
Below, you will find a list of the top 10 Federal Government Colleges in Nigeria and some other information about them. Also, you will find their address and founding date. The schools didn’t just get on the list because of their names but they are the best based on the academic performance of their students.
1. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLEGE, IJANIKIN
Address: kilometer 78 Lagos-Badagry Expressway, Lagos. Website; www.fgclagos.org.ng. Founded in 1975.
2. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT GIRLS’ COLLEGE, BENIN CITY
Located in Federal college road, Uselu, PMB 1161, Benin City, Edo State, was founded in 1973. The college website is www.fggcbenin.com
3. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLEGE, ROBUCHI
Located 16 kilometers northeast of Abaji and 160 kilometers southwest of Garki, Robuchi, it was founded in 1999 and its website is www.fgcrubochi.com.ng.
4. FEDERAL COLLEGE ACADEMY, SULEJA
Located in Maje-Diko By-Pass, Suleja. The website is www.fgasuleja.com.ng, founded in 1986.
5. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLEGE, OKIGWE
Located in Ubahu road, OKIGWE, IMO state, founded in 1997, its website is www.fgcokigwe.com.
6. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLEGE, NISE
Located in Nise road, Anambra, founded 1995, website; www.fgcniseonline.com.
7. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT GIRLS’ COLLEGE, KAZAURE
Located in Amaryawa Road, Kazaure, Jigawa state, was founded in 1997. The college website is www.fggckazaure.com.
8. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLEGE, OKPOSI
Located in Obiozara-Ndeaboh Junction Road, Ebonyi state, founded in 1965. Website is www.fgcokposi.com
9. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLEGE, IKOLE-EKITI
Located in Addressye Ikole road, Ekiti state. The date founded is unknown. Website; www.fgcikoleekiti.com
20. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT GIRLS COLLEGE, EFON-ALAYE
Located in Federal road PMP 004, Ita Osun, Ekiti state, founded in 1999, its website is www.fggcefonalaaye.com.
The ranking above is based on the results of the West Africa examination council (WAEC) examination in the past.