University of Lagos (UNILAG) General Admission Requirements for 2020/2021 Academic Session | CHECK NOW

In this article today, you’ll get useful information regarding the University of Lagos in short “UlNILAG” Admission requirements for the 2020/2021 academic session. This knowledgeable piece will help consolidate your chances of gaining admission to the university.

University of Lagos (UNILAG) General Admission Requirements for 2020/2021 Academic Session | CHECK NOW

As a student preparing for UTME, I don’t need to ask why, the most correct answer to that question is that you’re preparing to gain admission into the University, and one thing ill like to state here as I’ve always stated in the past is this; know the admission requirements for the university you plan to be admitted before making your moves regarding preparations.

UNILAG 2020 Admission via UTME

For some of us that don’t know, permit me to state with confidence that the University Of Lagos is by far, one of the most competitive schools to gain admission in the whole of Nigeria.

Anyone preparing to get admitted into UNILAG 2020 admission via UTMEshould knows that the institution does not accept double sittings; what this means is that you need to clear your SSCE papers on one sitting (we’ll be discussing more of that later) amongst many other things we’ll be sharing today.

General Requirements for UNILAG 2020/2021 Admission

Now, it’s good to understand that your UTME and SSCE are what comprise your O’Level which means Ordinary Level. Now, without wasting much time, let’s go into details of the UTME requirements for UlNILAG admission:

  1. Candidates must have gotten to the age of 16 and above to gain admission into the Institution.
  2. Candidates who wish to choose UNILAG as their institution of study should know that the institution accepts ONLY ONE sitting for SSCE; you need to have at least 6 credits in 6courses including Mathematics, English Language, and four other courses relating to your field. For instance, someone who wants to study Accounting in UNILAG should have at least 6 Credits in subjects like Mathematics, English Language, Financial Accounting, Government, Economics, and one other core subject as listed in the UTME Brochure.
  3. Candidates must have scored above 200 in the recently concluded UTME as he is one major prerequisite. Generally, most Federal Universities do not accept JAMB score less than 200, even at that, 200 is still considered a very weak score to gain admission into the University of Lagos, especially when going for more competitive courses like Medicine, Pharmacy, Engineering, Law, etc.
  4. Candidates must ensure they take the UNILAG PUTME screening exam that comprises Mathematics, Use of English, and General Paper. It’s very important students read and [perform very well in the PUTME to ensure higher chances of gaining admission.

Finally, students must meet or pass the stipulated cut off mark for the course of study they wish to be admitted in for. Anyone preparing for UNILAG admission should understand and work towards this guide, I can assure you that if you follow through these processes and have a checkmark in them all, there’s nothing stopping you from gaining admission into the University Of Lagos.

Madago Emuobo
This post is authored by Madago Emuobo A.K.A Mobo, the founder and Admin of Naijschools. With nearly a decade of expertise in the education sector, Mobo started with Naijschools providing up-to-date information on educational and tech-related topics on breaking news, and daily opportunities for students and graduates.


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