Reasons why students from Nigeria prefer to study abroad: The rate at which Nigerian students relocate abroad to study has continually been on the increase. Every year has witnessed a significant rise in the numbers of students migrating abroad for education despite the huge costs of financing such moves. Students who leave Nigeria to study abroad are usually there for either their undergraduate or post graduate programs. The United Kingdom, United States of America, Canada, Eastern Europe and a few Asian countries are usually the most sought after destinations for Nigerian students.
Also, Ghana and some other African countries have also become destinations for Nigerian students studying abroad.