June 29, 2022

University of Lagos Postgraduate School Admission policies/procedures for all newly admitted PG students for the 2021/2022 academic session.

The University of Lagos School of PostGraduate Studies Authority (UNILAG) has published the Admission Guidelines for all fresh/newly accepted graduates for the 2021/2022 academic session.

FRESH UPDATE: Applicants who are offered provisional admission for the 2021/2022 academic year are advised to schedule screening hours on their student portal either TUESDAY 26 APRIL or THURSDAY 28 APRIL 2022

Candidates with ‘6th November, 2021’ NYSC Certificate issues are advised to proceed to School of Postgraduate Studies for continuation of their screening.

UNILAG registration guidelines for new Postgraduate students 2021/2022

Click the Student Login link at http://studentportal.unilag.edu.ng.
Sign in with your application number as the matriculation number and your surname (in lowercase) as the password. After logging in, you must change your password.
Update your biological data as needed
In the dashboard, click Upload document and upload the following original color documents:

  1. Degree Certificate or Transcript (unsealed Transcript is unacceptable)
  2. NYSC Discharge Certificate or Exemption Certificate
  3. Other Relevant Degree Certificate (If applicable)
  4. Professional Certificate (If Applicable)
  5. Call to Bar Certificate (LLM Candidates Only)
  6. O’Level Result Certificate
  7. Birth Certificate
  8. Evidence of change of name (marriage certificate/newspaper advert)
  • From the dashboard, click on ‘Appointment’ to schedule a date for screening.
  • Proceed to Postgraduate School, University of Lagos on the scheduled screening date and time (This Stage is not all by proxy; Applicants must follow Covid-19 protocol; List of documents required).
  • Select the prospectus at the screening location for a non-refundable fee of N10,000.
  • Upon successful completion of the screening, start the registration process by creating an online account (at REMITA) and proceed with payment online or at a commercial bank in Nigeria. (Please note that prior to online registration, mandatory fees and tuition fees are due; payment of tuition fees on installment is only possible for part-time applicants)
  • Fill out the online course registration form.
  • Print 2 (two) copies of each course form, admission form, biological data, acceptance letter, payment request, and receipt.
  • Sign Course Forms with Head of Department and University Bursar in that order.
  • CHANNEL FOR ENQUIRY: Admissionspgs@Unilag.Edu.Ng or Ictspgs@Unilag.Edu.Ng

Additional information

  • The University of Lagos does not tolerate substance abuse, social crimes and illegal activities. Any student found wanting shall loose his/her studentship.
  • The university requires everyone on campus to follow the Covid-19 protocol.
  • Applicants are advised to refrain from third party partonizing on behalf of blogger or business center etc.
  • All new students MUST provide their original credentials at the screening centers.

List of Documents

ANNEXURE: Checklist of documents Required For Screening;

  1. Original credentials (for sighting)
  2. Screening Schedule /Appointment Letter
  3. Admission Letter
  4. Receipt for Prospectus
  5. Biodata Form
  6. Degree Certificate or Transcript (unsealed Transcript is unacceptable)
  7. NYSC Discharge or Exemption Certificate
  8. Birth Certificate
  9. Other Relevant Degree Certificates (If applicable)
  10. Professional Certificate (If Applicable)
  11. Call to Bar Certificate (LLM Candidates Only)
  12. O’Level Result (MBA Candidates Only)
  13. Evidence of change of name (with marriage certificate/newspaper advert)

Venue: School of Postgraduate Studies, University of Lagos, Yaba, Lagos

Deadline of Screening: As announced at https://spgs.unilag.edu.ng

Time: 9am – 3pm daily