Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates into the School of Foundation Studies, University of Lagos for the 2018/2019 Academic Session.  Highly successful candidates after an approved examination administered by the Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB), are eligible for consideration for Direct Entry admission into the 200 Level of the Degree Programmes of the University through JAMB (Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board), or admission into the University of Bedfordshire, University of Central Lancashire, University of the West of England, De Montfort University, Leicester, University of Birmingham, UK and Soochow University, China. Please note that the programme does not currently have facilities for the visually impaired and is strictly a non-residential programme.

 The School of Foundation Studies will provide an intensive one-year programme, teaching subjects in line with JUPEB Syllabus for admission according to the following subject combinations and their respective SFS codes:

S/N SUBJECT COMBINATION DESIGNATION
1. Accounting_Business Studies_Economics SFS01
2. Accounting_Economics_Geography SFS02
3. Accounting_Economics_Government SFS03
4. Visual Arts_Christian Religious Studies_Government SFS04
5. Visual Arts_Christian Religious Studies _Music SFS05
6. Visual Arts_Government_Music SFS06
7. Visual Arts_Literature In English_Music SFS07
8. Visual Arts_Mathematics_Physics SFS08
9. Biology_Chemistry_Physics SFS09
10. Biology_Economics_Government SFS11
11. Biology_Economics_LiteratureIn English SFS12
12. Biology_Mathematics_Physics SFS13
13. Business Studies_Economics_Government SFS14
14. Chemistry_Economics_Mathematics SFS15
15. Chemistry_Physics_Mathematics SFS16
16. Christian Religious Studies_French_ Literature In English SFS17
17. Christian Religious Studies_ Government_Music SFS18
18. Christian Religious Studies_ Government_Yoruba SFS19
19. Christian Religious Studies _Government_Igbo SFS20
20. Christian Religious Studies_ Literature In English_History SFS21
21. Christian Religious Studies_ Literature In English_Music SFS22
22. Economics_Geography_ Government SFS23
23. Economics_ Government_Islamic Studies SFS24
24. Economics_ Government_ Literature In English SFS25
25. Economics_ Mathematics_Physics SFS26
26. French_ Government_Islamic Studies SFS27
27. French_History_Islamic Studies SFS28
28. Government _ Christian Religious Studies _Economics SFS29
29. Government _History_Islamic Studies SFS30
30. Government _ Literature In English _History SFS31
31. Government_ Literature In English _Music SFS32
32. History_ Government _ Christian Religious Studies SFS33
33. Islamic Studies_ Government _ Literature In English SFS34
34. Literature In English _ Government _ Christian Religious Studies SFS35
35. Literature In English _History_Islamic Studies SFS36
36. Mathematics_Geography_Economics SFS37
37. Mathematics_Physics_Geography SFS38
38. Government_Islamic Studies_Economics SFS39
39. Biology_Chemistry_Economics SFS40
40. Visual Arts_Government_Islamic Studies SFS41
41. Visual Arts_ Christian Religious Studies _History SFS42

 ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

A minimum of FIVE credits (English Language, Mathematics and three relevant subjects) obtained in one sitting at the SSCE/WASSC, GCE/O/L, NECO with results obtained before registration. 

PROCEDURE FOR COMPLETING SCHOOL OF FOUNDATION STUDIES e-APPLICATION FORM:

  • visit the University of Lagos website (www.unilag.edu.ng)
  • on the ‘Students’ menu, click on ‘Foundation Program’
  • scroll to the bottom of the page and click on ‘Application Form’
  • select ‘School of Foundation Studies’ as application type on the application interface
  • go through the information on subject combinations relevant to your proposed choice of course of study for Direct Entry admission in the list above
  • read the application guidelines on the application interface and complete the Pre-Application Form to obtain a payment reference number (PRN) using the applicant’s names.

For University of Lagos Staff Children:

  • Click the staff biological child link, provide 5-digit staff ID number and select appropriate name on the staff children list to obtain a payment reference number (PRN).
  • Cost of Application Form (including online practice tests (excluding Bank Charges): 25,000.00 (non-refundable).
  • Make payment at any Commercial bank in Nigeria with the payment reference number (PRN)

Return to the University website, click on School of Foundation Studies and click on continue Application. Log in with PRN and applicant’s surname in lowercase as password.

N.B.: Please read the information on the subject combination relevant to your course of study before completing the application forms online

  • The Application opens on Monday, September 17, 2018 and closes on Thursday, October 4, 2018.
  • Examination Date: Friday, October 5, 2018

Mode of Examination: Computer-Based Testing (Examination Pass will be generated automatically after successful completion of the application process).

  • All Questions are Multiple Choice.
  • Examination subjects are: Mathematics, English Language (20 questions each) and 3 other relevant subjects (according to candidates’ choice of subject combination) of 15 questions each, that is, a total of 85 questions to be answered in 1 hour.
  • Students are to report at designated venues – according to the schedule on the Examination Pass.
  • All candidates must be at the designated venues two hours before the scheduled Examination time.

Results:- Results and merit admission will be released on the University website.

 University of Lagos has zero tolerance for drug abuse, sexual harassment, examination malpractice and other anti-social behaviours. All admitted students will undergo compulsory medical test.

All enquiries are to be made to Director, School of Foundation Studies

+234-09093621958 (please call during office hours only, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.)