The highest ranked university in Nigeria is Obefemi Awolowo University. OAU is located in Ife-Ife and is owned and operated by the Nigerian government. More » Geography Africa

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Some universities with the top marine biology courses include Duke University, the University of California and the University of Miami. provides a list of the top universities with marine biology courses.... More » Education Colleges & Universities
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