.edu.ng 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 .edu.ng 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.