Following is a list of available academic programmes and degrees awarded at both undergraduate and
graduate levels in the University, listed under the faculties. Details of these programmes and admission
requirements can be found on the university website: www.unilag.edu.ng
History and Strategic Studies
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
Petroleum & Gas Engineering
Surveying & Geoinformatics
Cell Biology& Genetics
Industrial Relations and Personnel Mgt.
Urban and Regional Planning
|Basic Medical Sciences
|Anatomic and Molecular Pathology
Medical Laboratory Science
Medical Microbiology and Parasitology
Pharmacology, Therapeutics & Toxicology
Community Health & Primary Care
Hematology and Blood Transfusion
Medicine & Surgery
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Radio diagnosis & Radiography
Christian Religious Studies
Early Childhood Education
Guidance & Counselling
Islamic Religious Studies
UNILAG warmly receives international students into programmes across its campuses. The International
students are given priority when it comes to accommodation and their interests are always taken into consideration by the
University authorities to ensure their smooth stay in UNILAG. There is also a body composed of all international students
(both undergraduate and postgraduate) in collaboration with the Office of International Relations of the University to
protect and promote their interests on the campuses.
Immigration Requirements for International Students
Before Visa is received:
Be admitted to the University of Lagos as a degree-seeking student or for a special
programme which must be a full course of study.
Submit original financial support documents from sponsor such a sbank ststements, proof of employment
with yearly earnings indicating adequate liquid assets to support student for one academic year
(required for initial entry students and transfer students).
Financial support should be at least equal to the amount of money that appears on the document
student takes to the Nigeria Embassy in their country to apply for a visa.
Submit original letter(s) of willingness to support student, completed by the sponsor along
with financial documents (required of initial entry students and transfer students). Sponsors can
be the student, parents, family, friends, business, University of Lagos or a combination of the above.
Prospective International students should make contact with the Nigeria Immigration Service through the
contact details below:
Nnamdi Azikiwe Int'l Airport Road,
P.M.B. 38, Garki, Abuja
After Visa is received:
Please submit a copy of the following to the University of Lagos: passport picture page and name page,
other visas or immigration documents that have previously been issued to the student.
Complete the International Student Arrival Form at www.unilag.edu.ng at least two weeks
before your arrival date. All International students are required to complete this form
Visit our website at www.unilag.edu.ng
for additioal information, or email the
University Passages Unit:
Students' Halls of Residence
Mixed Post-graduate Halls
- Erastus Akingbola Hall
- Henry Carr Hall