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Miva University: Nigeria’s No1 Online University [The Future of Education Is Here]

Are you a working class student, skilled entrepreneur or a student who cannot cope with the traditional system of university learning and in dire need of the degree and certificate? Miva University is here for you………

Miva University is a private premier online university and Nigeria’s No1 online open university that offers a wide variety of undergraduate degrees in different field of study and is accredited to run as a private university by the National Universities Commission (NUC) of Nigeria.

Miva university is designed to be career oriented and empower individuals like you regardless of your location, background or schedule with the skills and degree you need to thrive in today’s world and get you hired in any organization.

The beauty of Miva university is that you get admitted without JAMB as application is based on O,level (WAEC/NECO) and gives you opportunity to study at your own pace and schedule.

However, In these blog, I will be dishing you with every information you need to know about Miva university and why you need to attend the Nigeria’s No1 university.

About Miva University – Nigeria’s No.1 Online University

Miva University Logo

As mentioned earlier, Miva university is a private online university in Nigeria established and accredited by NUC in 2023 to run as a private university in Nigeria.

The university is a premier online university in Nigeria and first of it’s kind accessible anywhere to everyone from all part of the world. They offer flexible, accessible, and personalized learning so that students can balance their studies with other commitments.

Miva university combine alot of qualities needed to get the degree you needed for the career you desire from your home and provide students with high-quality education that prepares them for success in their chosen careers.

It is worth to mention that Miva university is a career oriented university as every program has different career options and the tuition can be paid in installment of two times.

Who owns Miva University

It is no news anymore that Miva university is a private univerity and was established in March 2023 by uLesson Group with it’s primary campus located in Abuja.

uLesson Group is a Nigeria EdTech company also operating as an online educational platform for nursery, primary and secondary school students founded in 2019 by Sim Shagaya.

It is also worthwhile to mention that Sim Shayaga owns and found one of West Africa largest ecommerce platform and Dealdey.

In conclusion, we can conclude that Sim Shagaya founded Miva university through the uLesson Group.

Degree/ Programmes Available at Miva University

Miva university offer degree in two different field of study which will be listed below. However, note that the university are working to add more degree course to their curriculum in the nearest future.

Below are the degree programs available at Miva University

School of Computing

  • BSc. Computer Science
  • BSc. Cybersecurity
  • BSc. Data Science
  • BSc. Software Engineering

School of Management and Social Sciences

  • BSc. Business Management
  • BSc. Economics
  • BSc. Accounting
  • BSc. Public Policy and Administration

Features/ Benefit of Applying for Miva University

Miva university has a lot of benefits to enjoy as its student. The university offer an array of career degree programs to individuals while they study at the comfort of their home, anytime, any day without distracting your day to dat activities.

Is that not exciting enough as benefit to enjoy?………. while at the same time you get equivalent degree as your friend who attend the traditional university and has to be at the school campus…….

What an incredible innovation from ULesson group and Sim Shagaya.

However, below are are the list of benefits to enjoy

  • No Application Fee
  • No UTME Required
  • Flexible & Affordable
  • 24/7 Accessibility
  • Remote Learning Support

Is Miva University right for you?

Miva University is a good option for students who are looking for an affordable, flexible, and convenient way to earn a degree. It is also a good option for students who are unable to attend a traditional university due to work, family, or other commitments.

How much is Miva University Application Fee

Miva university application form is totally FREE as the university does not charge for application on the school portal.

How to Apply for Miva University

To apply for Miva university application form, you must have get your O,level ready as that is the only requirements needed for application.



  • Log on to Miva University officail portal and select your choice of course to apply.
  • Begin your registration by filling the following details (A valid email address and Phone number)
  • Upload your O,level (WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB) result with minimum of 5 credits in both English and Mathematics.
  • Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an acceptance letter via mail in less than 24 hours if you are eligible for admission.


  • Upon receiving your acceptance letter, proceed to enrol in the courses for your programme of study and make payment
  • After receiving your acceptance letter and making payment, please upload a photo of yourself to your student portal.

A learning pack which includes your admission letter and other necessary orientation materials will be delivered to your provided physical address. 

Also, you will be notified of upcoming events in the school and when classes resumes.

Miva University Application Timeframe

Miva university has three application timeframe which equally means the university admit students three times in a calendar year.

Below are the timelines for upcoming admissions:

September 2023 admission

Applications end August 31, 2023 and classes start September 4, 2023 Closed

January 2024 admission

Applications starts September 11, 2023 and classes start in January 2024. Application Ongoing

May 2024 admission

Applications start in January, 2024 and classes start in May 2024. Not Started

How Much is Miva University School Fees

Miva university school fees are much more affordable compared to the services and quality they offer as the first of it’s kind in Nigeria.

However, the university school fees vary depending on your course of study and can be paid in two installment payments.

Below is the school fees for all courses available at Miva university.

School of Computing (All courses)N250,000.00
School of Management and Social Sciences (All courses)N200,000.00
Note: Same amount applies to all courses in the faculty and the levels.

Other Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is Miva University Accredited by NUC?

Miva University is a degree-awarding online university, recognised and licensed by the National Universities Commission.

Is JAMB/UTME required for Admission?

Don’t worry about JAMB/UTME. You only need to pass WAEC, NECO, GCE, or NABTEB with at least five credits in the subjects you need for your course, including English and Mathematics, in no more than two sittings.

How will I attend Lectures?

Miva Open University offers online classes, so you can learn from anywhere in the world. There are also optional in-person events where you can meet your classmates and professors, but not compulsory.

How Long Does it take to Earn a Degree at Miva?

It takes four years to earn a degree at Miva Open University, just like it does at a traditional university. But does not disturb your Job/ day-to-day activities.

Is Miva Universtity restricted to Nigeria Only?

Miva university is an online university. Therefore, students from any part of the world are eligible to apply to Miva University.

Will Miva gradutes participate in the NYSC Program?

Miva University students are not required to participate in the NYSC program. Instead, they will receive an exemption letter from NYSC, which gives them the same rights as an NYSC certificate.

Founder and editor at AcademyPathways. Habeeb is a National Diploma(ND) holder of Statistics graduated from the highly esteemed The Polytechnic, Ibadan, Nigeria. With over a decade of experience in the education sector and career setting, Habeeb provides first hand information on educational and career related topics.

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