.EDU.NG regulations summary:
Local company required
Registration fee: USD 0.00
Annual domain fee: USD 300.00
DNS Service/Web forwarding is included, free of charge.
Is local company in Nigeria required?
Yes, a local company in Nigeria is required in order to be able to register a .EDU.NG domain name.
Is local admin contact in Nigeria required?
No, a local administrative contact in Nigeria is not required in order to register .EDU.NG domain names.
Are trademarks usable in Nigeria?
Unfortunately, neither a trademark application or registration in Nigeria or elsewhere will give specific access to register .EDU.NG domains.
Is Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) available?
It is not possible to register .EDU.NG IDN domain names with non-ASCII characters.
Are generic domains allowed for .EDU.NG?
There are some restrictions on the type of domain names allowed in Nigeria. Please contact us beforehand, if you are planning to apply for a generic type .EDU.NG domain.
How much time does it take to register .EDU.NG domain name?
Usually, it takes 14 day/s to register a .EDU.NG domain name in Nigeria. We will file the application as soon as possible. However, we cannot provide guarantees as we have no influence on the speed of the Nigerian domain authority once the application has been filed.
What is the minimum of characters allowed for .EDU.NG domains?
It is not possible to apply for .EDU.NG domain names with less than 3 characters.
What is the maximum of characters allowed for .EDU.NG domains?
It is not possible to apply for .EDU.NG domain names with more than 63 characters.
Can I register more than one Nigerian domain name?
Applicants may register an unlimited amount of Nigerian .EDU.NG domain names.
Do I have to configure my DNS?
If you opt to use your own DNS, all specified name servers must be operative and respond authoritatively for the .EDU.NG domain.
Are there other domain extensions related to Nigeria?
Yes, there are more Nigerian extensions available at Web Solutions. Some of them might not require local presence and may be unrestricted. Please check the available extensions for Nigeria below:
Trustee service for Nigerian .EDU.NG domain names
If you would like more information regarding Trustee Service for Nigerian domain names, or would like to review a draft User Certificate, please contact our support team.
How to transfer domains to Web Solutions?
- Enter the domains you wish to have transferred to Web Solutions into the box
- Fill in your name and email address
- Press Confirm. A person from Web Solutions Support will contact you, in order to process the transfer request
- If you have Auth. Codes ready, include these. If not, you can send them later
- If possible and relevant, please unlock the domains, so they are ready for transfer