Direct entry is a university admission pathway by which applicants who have gone through one academic training or the other that will qualify them for admission into the second year (200 level) of their desired course of study. The academic training could be a diploma programme, IJMB etc. This means with such training you don’t need to start all over, you can simply continue but it must be in the same field.

While direct entry admission is available in all Nigerian universities for almost all courses if not all, you do need to know about each school preferences for the admission. In this review, we shall take a look at the direct entry admission of university of Lagos (Unilag), the requirements and process of application. Kindly read through if this is your search.



Unilag Direct Entry Admission Requirements

As you begin to prepare yourself for the direct entry admission of university of Lagos, you need to find Application the requirements for the course of interest as directed by JAMB. This is a good point to start. Next you should possess five (5) credit passes at not more than one sitting in relevant O level subjects including English Language and Mathematics. Ensure your subjects are well combined in accordance with the university of Lagos requirements for the course of study.


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Unilag Direct Entry Admission Application Form

To begin your direct entry admission process at the university of Lagos you must have obtained and filled the direct entry form and be ready for the screening. Once you purchase the direct entry form from the JAMB office, log on to the JAMB website, fill and submit online. After this comes the application on unilag website. Please note you will be required to pay screening fee. Here are steps to follow;

  1. Log on to the university website,
  2. Navigate and click on admission
  3. From there, click on DIRECT ENTRY
  4. On the next page, log in with your JAMB registration number and surname typed in lower case as the password
  5. Once you are in, generate your payment invoice
  6. Visit any one of the commercial banks to make payment. You may as well pay online with your ATM card
  7. Return to the Unilag portal, login and complete the screening form
  8. Lastly, print your DIRECT ENTRY e-registration slip

Please note that you will be duly screened and if you are deemed unfit for admission character, health or academic wise, your application will end instantly. For those who will be lucky enough, it means you have just become a bonafide student of university of Lagos and you have successfully shortened your stay by one year. A huge congratulations!

For enquiries or assistance, kindly forward an email to or call any of the following numbers 08182716045, 07043359831, 07046537158 and 07026079596. You may as well visit the university of Lagos admission office for your enquiries


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