Founded in 2011, Federal University, Lafia is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Lafia (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Nasarawa. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission, Nigeria, Federal University, Lafia is a coeducational higher education institution. Federal University, Lafia offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. Federal University, Lafia also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.