The University of Lagos, UNILAG 2017/2018 Foundation programme admission has been announced by the management of the university. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the School of Foundation Studies, University of Lagos for the 2017/2018 Academic Session.
The Application opens on Monday, 8th May, 2017.
Candidates who emerge highly successful in the programme after the examination which will be administered by the Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB), are eligible to be considered for Direct Entry admission into 200 Level in relevant degree programme of the University of Lagos through JAMB (Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board), or admission into the University of Bedfordshire, University of Central Lancashire, University of the West of England, De Montfort University, Leicester, and University of Birmingham, UK and Soochow University, China. Please note that the programme does not currently have facilities for the visually impaired and is strictly a non-residential programme.
The School of Foundation Studies will provide an intensive one-year programme, teaching subjects in line with the JUPEB Syllabus for admission according to the following subject combination groupings:
Subject Combination Designation
ART Visual Arts
BUS Business Studies
CRS Christian Religious Studies
ISS Islamic Studies
LIT Literature in English
UNILAG 2017/2018 Foundation Programme Admission Requirements
A minimum of FIVE credits (English Language, Mathematics and three relevant subjects) obtained in one sittingat the SSCE/WASSC, GCE/O/L, NECO with results obtained before registration.
University of Lagos has zero tolerance for drug abuse, sexual harassment, examination malpractice and other anti-social behavior. All admitted students will undergo compulsory medical test.
How To Apply For UNILAG 2017/2018 Foundation Programme Admission
-visit the University of Lagos website (www.unilag.edu.ng)
on the prospective students menu, click on the School of Foundation Studies
-go through the information on subject combinations relevant to your proposed choice of course of study for Direct Entry admission.
-complete the Pre-Application Form to obtain a payment reference number (PRN) using the applicant’s names.
For University of Lagos Staff Children:
-Click the staff biological child link, provide 5 digit staff ID number and select appropriate name on the staff children list to obtain a payment reference number (PRN).
-Cost of Application Form (including on line practice tests (excluding Bank Charges)): N25, 000.00 (non-refundable).
Make payment at any Commercial bank in Nigeria with the payment reference number (PRN)
– Return to the University website, click on School of Foundation Studies and click on continue Application. Log in with PRN and applicant’s surname in lowercase as password.
– Complete the application form, print two copies and bring along to the entrance examination on 10th – 14th July, 2017
N.B.: Please read the information on the subject combination relevant to your course of study before completing the application forms online
UNILAG 2017/2018 Foundation Programme Examination Details
Examination Dates: 10th – 14th July, 2017.
Mode of Examination: Computer-Based Testing (Please check the Unilag Website a week before examination to verify your venue and examination date).
All Questions are Multiple Choice.
Examination subjects are: Mathematics, English Language (20 questions each) and 3 other relevant subjects (according to candidates choice of subject combination) of 15 questions each, that is, a total of 85 questions to be answered in 1 hour.
Students are to report at designated venues – according to the schedule on the ExaminationPass.
All candidates must be at the designated venues two hours before the scheduled Examinationtime.
Results: Results and Merit Admission will be released on the University website on Tuesday, 25th July , 2017.
Registration/Verification (For admitted students): 31st July – 11th August, 2017
Lecture Begins: 14th August, 2017
Period of Programme: 31st July 2017 – 30th June, 2018
UNILAG 2017/2018 Foundation Programme Application Deadline
The Application closes on Friday, 30th June, 2017.