In deed and in truth

The Nation's Pride

A domain of knowledge and legacy of excellence, instrumental in
the production of academia with tremendous impact in Nigeria.

Located in Lagos, Nigeria

Impacting across the world

In pursuit of service to humanity

60+ years of serving


UNILAG Ranking

According to the 2023 Times Higher Education World University Ranking and uniRank African University Ranking of the top recognized higher-education institutions

Vice Chancellor's vision


To build the most innovative and entrepreneurial university in Africa among the top 200 globally, yielding inquiring minds as well as discoveries that are locally and globally impactful.”

Professor Folasade T.Ogunsola

MBChB, FMCPath, FWACP, FRCPath (UK) PhD (Cardiff) FNAMed, FAMedS, FAS


UNILAG at a glance

For over six decades, UNILAG has provided qualitative and research-oriented education to Nigerians and all those who have entered its domain in search of knowledge.


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Updates from across the university

11th FASU Games: UNILAG Receives FASU-NUGA Delegation

11th FASU Games: UNILAG Receives FASU-NUGA Delegation

A combined delegation of officials from the Federation of African University Sports (FASU) and the Nigerian Universities Games (NUGA) were…

FUCAP Career Seminar: Something Big is Here for University of Lagos Students!

FUCAP Career Seminar: Something Big is Here…

A Triple-U collaboration of Unilever, UNICEF, and University of Lagos has brought something big to the table for all students…

UNILAG Announces Passage of Emeritus Professor Olusoga Adekunle Sofola

UNILAG Announces Passage of Emeritus Professor Olusoga…

The University of Lagos regrets to announce the demise of its former Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics & Research), Emeritus Professor…


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Studying at Unilag

Meet our Faculty

Welcoming all students to the department, I charge you to be worthy ambassadors of the department and wish you a fruitful sojourn through UNILAG.

Dr. Adesanmi Mogbademu
Head of department for Mathematics

Explore the campus

See the vibrancy of campus life at UNILAG by exploring
its schools, programs, institutes, and libraries

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Must visit areas on campus

From in-person and virtual tour options, you can get to see and know UNILAG.

Sport Centre

with club sports, recreation events, group exrecise and lots of teams to cheer on, UNILAG sports is for everyone to enjoy.

Amphi Theatre

Our museums feature unique and a wide variety of collections offering educational experiences for everyone.

Lagoon Front

Ahead of its scheduled Conference and blood donation drive, executive members of the KB Club, College of Medicine, University of Lagos…….

Meet our Students

We are looking at partnering with the Department of Marine Sciences by selecting and training participants from the department on permaculture and sustainable agriculture.

Ms. Oludamilola Sansadeen

UNILAG Student of the Department of Marine Sciences

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