Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the Foundation Programme offered by the University of Lagos in the 2012/2013 Session. Highly successful candidates after the Second Semester examinations of the Foundation Programmes are eligible for consideration for direct admission into the 200 Level of the Degree Programmes of the University through JAMB (Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board), the University of Bedfordshire, University of Central Lancashire (UK), University of the West of England and University of Birmingham. Students who have two A-level passes, HND holders and graduates of recognized Institutions are exempted from the entrance examination and may be considered for admission into the Foundation Programme. This is a strictly non-residential programme.
The University will provide an intensive one-year taught Foundation courses of study in the following Faculties:
A. ARTS (Enquiries: 234-8023153012, 08075344655)
(i) Linguistics, African & Asian Studies (Yoruba, Igbo)
(ii) Creative Arts (Theatre Arts, Music, Visual Arts)
(iv) History and Strategic Studies
(v) European Languages (French, Russian)
B. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (Enquiries: 234-8034432262, 07044464637)
(ii) Actuarial Science
(iv) Business Administration
(v) Industrial Relations & Personnel Management
C. EDUCATION (Enquiries: 234-01-7389968, 234-8023078297)
(i) Adult Education
(ii) Education Administration
(iii) Education Biology
(iv) Education Chemistry
(v) Education English
(vi) Education French
(vii) Education Geography
(viii) Guidance & Counseling
(ix) Education History
(x) Education Igbo
(xi) Education Integrated Science
(xii) Education Mathematics
(xiii) Education Physics
(xiv) Education Yoruba
(xv) Christian Religious Studies
(xvi) Islamic religious Studies
(xvii) Human Kinetics & Health Education
(xviii) Business Education
(xix) Education Economics
(xx) Technology Education
(xxi) Home Economics
D. ENGINEERING (Enquiries: 234-8033538328, 01-8446097)
(i) Chemical Engr
(ii) Civil & Environmental Engr
(iii) Surveying & Geoinformatics Engr
(iv) Electrical & Electronics Engr
(v) Metallurgical & Materials Engr
(vi) Mechanical Engr
(vii) Petroleum & Gas Engr
(viii) Computer Engr
(ix) Systems Engr Engr
E. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES (Enquiries: 234-7044807502)
(iii) Estate Management
(iv) Quantity Surveying
(v) Urban and Regional Planning
F. LAW (Enquiries: 234-8034487061)
G. SCIENCE (Enquiries: 234-1-7346832, 08033020969)
(v) Cell Biology & Genetics
(vii) Computer Sciences
(viii) Marine Biology
H. SOCIAL SCIENCES (Enquiries: 234-8034034559, 08051625640)
(iii) Mass Communication
(iv) Political Science
I. PHARMACY (Enquiries: 234-1-7346527 & 234-8029438968)
J. COLLEGE OF MEDICINE (Enquiries:234-8191016583, 07094254086)
(iii) Medical Laboratory Sciences
(iv) Nursing Sciences
UNIVERSITY OF BEDFORDSHIRE (UK) PROGRAMMES (Enquiries – 234-1-7432457):
Accounting, Advertising, Biomedical Science, Business Studies, Computer Science, General Media Studies (Mass Communication), Law, marketing and Psychology.
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE (UK) PROGRAMMES(Enquiries – 234-1-7347161):
Business Related Programmes: Business Administration, Business Studies, Business Information Systems or Technology, International Business, International Fashion Management, Management and Marketing, Marketing, Marketing and Business Management, Business Operations Management, Retail Management (with options).
Construction-Related Programmes: Commercial Management & Quantity Surveying, Construction Project Management, Facilities Management, Building Services and Sustainable Engineering, Architecture.
Economics-Related Programmes: Economics, Business Economics.
Law-Related programmes: Law, Human Rights, Law and Criminology.
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE OFFERS SCHOLARSHIPS.
UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM PROGRAMMES (Enquiries – 234-01-7432457):
Chemical Engr, Civil Engr, Electrical & Electronics Engr, Mechanical Engr, Materials Science and Technology.
UNIVERSITY OF WEST OF ENGLAND (UWE) PROGRAMMES (Enquiries – 234-1-7432457):
Science Related Programmes: Biomedical Sciences, Bological Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Human Biology, Conservation Biology, Sports Science, Forensic Science, Forensic Biology, Forensic Chemistry.
Engineering-Related Programmes: Aerospace Engr, Mechanical Engr, Motorsport Engr, Electrical & Electronic Engr, Computer Science, Construction Management, Civil Engr, Architectural Design.
Environmental Sciences Related Programmes: Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Architectural Design Technology.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: A minimum of FIVE credits (English Language, Mathematics and three relevant subjects) obtained in one sitting at the SSCE/WASC, GCE/O/L, NECO with results obtained before registration. Note that Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics and Actuarial Science candidates require credit in Further Mathematics.
E-APPLICATION FORMS: All candidates must pay at any of the underlisted banks and collect a print-out with an application number from the bank and proceed to the University of Lagos website:www.unilag.edu.ng to access the Foundation Login Link to fill the E-Application Form after twenty four (24) hours of payment at the banks; print two copies of the completed form showing the uploaded colour picture; take the two copies to the Faculty Foundation Coordinator to sign and stamp. Submit one copy to the Foundation Coordinator at the Faculty and bring the second copy along to the examination hall on July 24, 2012. Please read the Information and Guidelines for completing the application forms online. Bank charges of N500:00 must be paid into a separate account to be provided at the bank.
Cost of Application Form: N20, 000:00 payable at the underlisted banks:
E-Application Forms: May 7 and July 20, 2012
UBA, UNILAG (Account No. 1002772627),
First Bank, UNILAG (Account No. 2016362084),
ECOBANK, UNILAG (Account No. 1962000397)
Zenith Bank, Ilupeju (Account No. 1011078079)
WEMA Bank, UNILAG (Account No. 0121178501),
Access Bank, UNILAG (Account No. 0043762240)
Submission of printed application forms to the Foundation Coordinators at the Faculties: May 7 and July 20, 2012
Conduct of Examination:
Examination Date: Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Venue: Multipurpose Halls A, B & C, International School Halls, Faculty Lecture Rooms.
Mode of Examination: All Questions are Multiple Choice. Examination subjects are: Mathematics, English Language and 3 relevant subject areas. 40 questions are on each paper, that is a total of 200 questions to be answered in 3 hours. Students are to report at designated venues at 7:00 a.m. Examinations will begin at 9:00 a.m.
Results: Results will be released on the University website and at the Faculties on Monday, August 6, 2012.
Registration starts: Monday, September 17, 2012
Period of Programme: October 3, 2012 – June 28, 2012
All Enquiries are to be made to Director, Foundation Programmes on 0812800468; 08191521739; 01-7432457, 07042445992
Oluwarotimi O. A. Shodimu, Esq.
Registrar and Secretary to Council