Welcome to Unilag Postgraduate Schoool

Postgraduate Studies began informally in various departments at the University of Lagos in the 1966/67 academic session.

In July, 1981, a School of postgraduate studies was established by Senate to coordinate and develop research studies through a formalised University-wide programme.

In pursuance of this mandate, the school has trained thousands of staff for the Nigerian industries, Universites in Nigeria and abroad, the Nigeria’s National Universities Commision, polytechnics, monotechnics and colleges ofeduacation, the armed forces, federal and state government and international agencies, as well as private establishments.

Vision of SPGS

“To be the best Graduate School in Africa and primus in pares in the world, and lead the University to achieve excellence in staff, research, consultancies, academic content and graduands through cutting-edge research and by employing up-to-date data acquisition, information analysis and knowledge delivery systems”.

Mission of SPGS

“To provide advanced courses of instruction and other facilities for the pursuit of high quality postgraduate programmes throughout the university to all persons irrespective of race, creed, sex, or political conviction ans consequently provide the general society with the needed high quality manpower”.

Objectives of SPGS

The University of Lagos School of Postgraduate Studies aims at providing systematics academic and research programmes, geared towards the high level manpower needs of the country and the world.