Lagos State University (LASU) Postgraduate Admission Form for 2021/2022 Academic Session | APPLY NOW

This is to inform the public about the Lagos State University in short “LASU” Postgraduate Admission Form for 2021/2022 Academic Session. Details about the form are given below.

Lagos State University (LASU) Postgraduate Admission Form for 2021/2022 Academic Session | APPLY NOW

The Institution’s Management of Adamawa State University (ADSU) has released its Direct Entry Screening Form for the 2021/2022 Academic Session. Interested candidates can now purchase the Direct Entry Screening Form. Expect the details about the form officially released below.

About the 2020/2021 LASU Postgraduate Admission Form

The management of Lagos State University (LASU) Postgraduate School is inviting suitably qualified candidates to apply for admission into the 2020/2021 academic session Postgraduate Programmes. This post will give you the courses, requirements and how to obtain the form, so keep reading to stay informed.

LASU Postgraduate Programme General Requirements

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The following are what prospective candidates are required to possess in order to be considered for admission into the postgraduate programme:

  • At Ordinary Level (GCE, WASC, SSCE, NECO, and NABTEB) five(5) credit passes for all courses and also credit in Mathematics at Ordinary Level for the following courses:
  1. Science
  2. Social Sciences
  3. Management sciences
  4. Educational sciences

Note: For requirements for each programme(s), candidates should visit the university website at and check.

Academic Programmes offered at the School of Postgraduate Studies (LASU)

Written below is the list of approved courses offered at the School of Postgraduate Studies LASU in their different faculties and departments.

– Faculty of Arts

The different departments and the programmes offered in the Faculty of Arts are:

Department of African Languages
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Yorùbá Literature (Full / Part-Time)
  • Ph.D. in Yorùbá Language (Full / Part-Time)
  • M.A. in Yorùbá Language (Full/Part-Time)
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Yorùba Language (Full / Part-Time)
Department of History and International Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in International Relations & Strategic Studies [PGDIRSS].
  • Master in International Relations & Strategic Studies [MIRSS].
  • M.A. in History and Diplomacy
  • M.Phil./Ph.D History and Diplomacy
  • Ph.D. History and Diplomacy
Department of Religions & Peace Studies
  • PGD Christian Religious Studies
  • M.A. Christian Religious Studies
  • M.A. Islamic Studies
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Islamic Studies
  • Ph.D. in Islamic Studies
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Christian Religious Studies
  • PGD Islamic Studies
Department of English
  • M.A. English Language
  • M.A. Literature in English
  • M.Phil./Ph.D in English
  • Ph.D. in English
Department of Foreign Languages
  • Master in Translation and Interpretation
  • M.A. Arabic Studies
  • M.A. French
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. French
  • Ph.D. French M.Phil/Ph.D. in Arabic Studies
  • Ph.D. Arabic Studies
Department of Theatre Arts and Music

This department is divided into two and they are;

Theatre Arts Programmes
  • M.Phil/Ph.D
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
  • Master of Arts (M.A)
Music Programmes
  • M.Phil/Ph.D.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
  • Postgraduate Diploma
  • Master of Arts (M.A)
Department of Philosophy
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Philosophy
  • Ph.D. Philosophy
  • M.A. Philosophy

– Faculty of Education

The different departments and the programmes offered in the faculty of Education are:

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Education – FT/PT
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Philosophy
  • Ph.D. Philosophy
Department of Educational Foundations & Counselling Psychology
  • M.Ed. Counseling Psychology
  • Phil/Ph.D. Counseling Psychology
  • M.Ed Educational Psychology
  • Phil/Ph.D. in Educational Psychology
  • Ph.D. Educational Psychology
  • M.Ed Early Childhood Education
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Early Childhood Education
  • Ph.D. Early Childhood Educ.
  • M.Ed Sociology of Education
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Sociology of Education
  • M.Ed Philosophy of Education
  • Phil/Ph.D. Philosophy of Education
  • Ph.D. Philosophy of Education
  • Master in Educational Test Measurement & Evaluation.
Department of Physical and Health Education
  • M.Ed. Health Education
  • M.Ed. Exercise Physiology
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Exercise Physiology
  • Ph.D. Exercise Physiology
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Health Education
  • Ph.D. Health Education
  • M.Ed Psychology and Sociology of Sports
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Psychology and Sociology of Sports
  • Ph.D. Psychology and Sociology of Sports
  • M.Ed Sports Management and Administration
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Sports Management and Administration
Department of Educational Management
  • M.Ed. – Full -Time
  • M.Ed. – Part-Time
  • M.EM – Part-Time
  • Ph.D. – Full-Time
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. – Full-Time
  • Doctor of Education (D.Ed) In Educational Management
Department of Science and Technology Education
  • M.Ed Science Education
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Science Education
  • Ph.D. Science Education
  • M.Ed Mathematics Education
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Mathematics Education
  • Ph.D. Educational Technology
  • M.Ed Computer Education
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Computer Education
  • Ph.D. Computer Education
  • Ph.D. Mathematics Education
  • M.Ed Educational Technology
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Educational Technology
Department of Language, Arts & Social Science Education
  • M.Ed. Language Education
  • Ph.D. Curriculum and Instruction
  • Phil/Ph.D. in Language Education
  • Ph.D. Lang. Education
  • M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction
  • Phil/Ph.D. Curriculum and Instruction
  • M.Ed. Social Studies Education
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Social Studies Education
  • Ph.D. Social Studies Educ.

– Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development Education (CESSED)

  • Master in Environmental Management (MEM) [PT]
  • M.Sc. Environmental Education [FT]
  • M.Sc. Environmental Resource Management [FT]
  • PGD in Environmental Education [ FT/PT ]
  • PGD in Environmental Resource Management [FT/PT]
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. & Ph.D. in Environmental Education/Environmental Resource Management

– Centre for Planning Studies

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Planning Studies
  • Master in Urban and Regional Planning
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) In Housing Development
  • Master In Housing And Urban Development (MHUD)
  • Master Of Science (M.Sc) In Housing And Urban Development
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. In Housing And Urban Development

– Faculty of Engineering

These are the departments and programmes in the faculty of engineering

Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Electronic and Computer Engineering
  • Ph.D. Electronic and Computer Engineering
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Electronic and Computer Engineering
  • M.Sc. Electronic and Computer Engineering
Department of Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  • PGD Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  • Ph.D. Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  • M.Sc. Chemical and Polymer Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering
  • PGD Mechanical Engineering
  • M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering

– Faculty of Law

  • LLM Maritime and Commercial Law Programme (Part-time)
  • LL.M General Programme (Full time)
  • LLM General Programme (Part-time)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Maritime Law- PGDML
  • Master of Legal Studies-MLS (Part-time)
  • LL.M Taxation (Part-time)
  • MLS Taxation (Part-time)

– Faculty of Management

These are the departments and programmes offered in the faculty.

Department of Public Administration
  • PGD Public Administration
  • M.Sc. Public Administration with specialization in:
    • Human Resource Management
    • Public Policy Making and Analysis
    • Local Government Administration and Management
    • Public Financial Management and Budgeting
  • Ph.D. Public Administration
  • Doctor of Public Administration [DPA]
  • Master in Public Administration
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Public Administration
Department of Business Administration
  • M.Sc. Bus. Admin. FT/PT with specialization in:
    • Administration
    • Management
    • International Business
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration
  • Master in Business Administration (MBA)
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Buss. Admin.,
  • Ph.D. Bus. Admin.,
  • Doctor of Public Administration [DBA]
Department of Accounting
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Accounting
  • Ph.D. Accounting
  • PGD Accounting
  • M.Sc. Accounting –FT/PT
Department of Banking & Finance
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. In Finance
  • Ph.D. in Finance
  • PGD Finance
  • M.Sc. Finance
  • Master In Banking and Finance (MBF Professional)
Department of Management Technology
  • PGD Project Management [PGDPM]
  • Master of Project Management [MPM].
  • M.Sc. Management Tech.
  • M.Sc. In Production and Operations Management Full Time
Department of Marketing
  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Marketing
  • Ph.D. Marketing
  • PGD – Marketing
  • M.Sc. Marketing – FT/PT
Department of Insurance
  • Master in Risk Management& Insurance
  • PGD – Risk Mgt & insurance
  • M.Sc. Risk Mgt & insurance
  • Master of Risk Management Programme (MRM)

– Faculty of science

These are the departments as well as programmes offered in the faculty of science

Department of Botany
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Botany
  • Ph.D. Botany
  • M.Sc. Botany with specialization in:
    • Cytogenetic, Ecology,
    • Taxonomy, Ecology
    • Taxonomy, Plant Physiology,
    • Plant Pathology, Mycology,
    • Plant Breeding & Genetics,
    • Ethno-medicine,
    • Biosystematics and
    • Bioinformatics
Department of Fisheries
  • Phil/Ph.D. Fisheries
  • Ph.D. Fisheries
  • PGD Fisheries
  • M.Sc. Fisheries
Department of Biochemistry
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial Biochemistry
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. in Biochemistry
  • Ph.D. in Biochemistry
  • M.Sc. in Biochemistry
Department of Physics
  • Phil/Ph.D. in Physics
  • Ph.D. in Physics
  • Master of Science in Physics
Department of Computer Science
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) Computer Science
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) Computer Science
  • Ph.D. Computer Science
Department of Chemistry
  • M.Phil/Ph.D.:
  • Organic Chemistry and Natural Products
  • Analytical and Environmental Chemistry
  • Physical and Inorganic Chemistry
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Chemistry
  • M.Sc. Chemistry
Department of Mathematics
  • Ph.D. Mathematics with specialization in:
    • Pure Mathematics
    • Applied Mathematics
    • Applicable Mathematics
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Mathematics
  • M.Sc. Mathematics
Department of Zoology & Environmental Biology
  • M.Sc. Zoology and Environmental Biology
  • Ph.D. Zoology and Environmental Biology
Department of Microbiology
  • M.Sc. Microbiology
  • Ph.D. Microbiology
  • PGD Microbiology

– Faculty of Social Sciences

These are the departments and programmes offered in the faculty of social sciences

Department of Economics
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Economics
  • Ph.D. Economics
  • PGD Economics
  • M.Sc. Economics
Department of Geography and Planning (Full & Part-Time)
  • Ph.D. Geography
  • M.Sc. Geography
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Geography
Department of Sociology
  • M.Sc. Sociology
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Sociology
  • Ph.D. Sociology
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work
  • Master in Social Work (MSW)
Department of Political Science
  • Ph.D. Political Science
  • M.Sc. Political Science
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Political Science
Department of Psychology
  • M.Phil./Ph.D Psychology
  • Ph.D. Psychology
  • M.Sc. Psychology
  • Master In Criminology, Security and Legal Psychology [MCSLP]

– Lagos State University School of Communication ( LASUSOC)

  • Master of Science Communication Studies
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Communication Studies
  • Ph.D. Communication Studies
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Communication Studies
  • Master in Communication Studies (MCS)

– School of Transcript

  • M.Phil./Ph.D. Transport & Logistics
  • Ph.D. Transport & Logistics
  • Master in Transport Planning
  • M.Sc. – Transport & Logistics
  • Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management Programme (Part-Time)

– College of Medicine (LAUUCOM, Ikeja)

These are the departments and programmes offered at the college of medicine

Department of Anatomy
  • M.Phil/Ph.D. Anatomy
  • Ph.D. Anatomy
  • M.Sc. Anatomy
Department of Community Health & Primary Health Care
  • Master of Occupational Health
  • Master of Occupational Medicine
  • Master in Public Health (MPH)
Department Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
  • Master of Philosophy (M.Phil./Doctor of Philosophy [Ph.D.])
  • Postgraduate Diploma (PGD)
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)


Applicants are required to pay the sum of Twenty Five Thousand Three Hundred Naira (N25,300.00) nonrefundable application fee into LASU Account on Line. All applicants shall be required to sit for qualifying Entrance Examination on the Main Campus. NOTE:

Visit the University website for information on admission requirements.


Sale of application forms will be closed four (4) weeks from the date of this publication. Application forms for all programmes should be submitted on-line and a copy of the e-Registration slip printed out by the applicant.


1. Candidates who have not completed the National Youth Service Corps assignment or their current Postgraduate Programmes need not apply.

2. All academic transcripts must be received latest two weeks after the close of sale of forms.

3. Request for transfer of processed application forms from one Department to another will not be entertained.

4. Candidates must personally attend the selection and written examinations as make-up test will not be conducted.

5. Please include your E-mail address/ phone number on the form.

For further information, please contact: 08034544783 or 07081473512

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