Requirements for domain names domains are strictly restricted to Nigerian tertiary academic institutions only. These include: universities, polytechnics, colleges of education etc only.

(A) The main requirement for registering domains is proof of accreditation by the relevant accreditation body, in the form of an accreditation certificate.


  • the university must be accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC)
  • the Polytechnic, College of Agriculture, Monotechnic, College of Health Technology, or Technical college must be accredited by National Board for Technical Education (NBTE)
  • the College of Education must be accredited by National Commission for Colleges of Education

(B) A scanned copy of a signed Letter of Authorization, written on the official Letterhead of the Institution applying for the domain name. The letter must be written by a senior official of the institution and must mention the domain being applied for.

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    1. Web4Africa

      No. Your school may should qualify for a domain name.

  1. Esther Love

    I am unable to upload the required documents. I come out blank after an upload.

    1. Web4Africa

      Apologies. Please send it from your email account.

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