Who can register a .edu.ng

Who can register a .edu.ng domain?


The .edu.ng SLD is a closed one and reserved for ONLY tertiary academic institutions as approved and accredited by the relevant authorities like Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC), National Board for Technical Education (NBTE), NCCE and any other body as recognized by the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Documentation Requirement - Authorization Letter, Evidence of Accreditation 
Registration Procedure Authorization Letter on the Institution's Letterhead to be addressed to (NIRA)
Nigeria Internet Registration Association 8, Funsho Williams Avenue, Iponri, Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria
The letter should state your authorization to register the domain on behalf of the Institution, the domain they want to register and the nameservers of the domain. The letter should be scanned and sent to domains@upperlink.ng. It should also contain the details of the Admin Point of Contact (from the Institution) as listed below: Name
Contact Address,
Phone Numbers,
Postal Code
Universities - NUC Accreditation Letter
Polytechnics and Federal Colleges of Education - NBTE Accreditation Letter
On approval, payment can then be made to us for registration.


For more information on NIRA's Domains Policies which are incorporated by reference. Please see below
  1. NiRA General Registration Policy
  2. NiRA Dispute Resolution Policy
  3. NIRA Complaint Policy
  4. NiRA Privacy Policy
  5. NIRA Domain Names Policy
  6. NG Domain Name Life Cycle Policy
  7. NIRA Auction Process & Procedure
For more inquiries, send a mail to support@upperlink.ng or domains@upperlink.ng
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