Computer science is taking over, and if you want to study Computer Science in any tertiary institution in Nigeria, but want the world standard, then you should know that ONLY 1 Nigerian University made the list of World’s Standard in Computer Science.
And the Nigerian University that made this list, is no other than Covenant University, a private University in Nigeria. Covenant University has maintained her preeminent position in the field of Computer Science among Nigerian universities, according to latest computations by Elsevier SciVal, which is the world acclaimed ready-to-use solution that offers easy access to the research performance of 8,500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide.
Take note that the current rankings of African institutions in the field of Computer Science (Miscellaneous) by SciVal, Nigerian’s very own University, Covenant was ranked 3rd in the continent behind the University of Johannesburg (South Africa) which was ranked 1st, and the University of Cairo (Egypt) ranked 2nd.
You should take note that this assessment, spanning the period between 2012 and 2017, showed that Covenant had 54 publications, 61 authors, and 28 citations in this area.