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Undergraduate

West African Senior Secondary School Certificate

Science: A pass at credit or better in WASSCE or NECO in at least five subjects including Mathematics and English, and including two science subjects at a grade B or better.

In addition we require either an Ordinary National Diploma with Upper Credit in an appropriate science or mathematics subject, OR successful completion of the first year of a BSc degree programme at a university in Nigeria with a good average grade, OR satisfactory completion of an approved science foundation course.

Arts and Social Sciences (except Law): A pass at credit or better in WASSCE or NECO in at least five subjects including Mathematics and English.

In addition we require either an Ordinary National Diploma with Upper Credit in a relevant subject, OR successful completion of the first year of a B.A. degree programme at a university in Nigeria with a good average grade, OR satisfactory completion of an approved arts or humanities foundation course.

Law:

5 subjects in WASSCE or NECO, all at a grade of least C4 (including English) and two of the five subjects must be at a grade of B3 or better.

OR

B. A pass at credit in WASSCE or NECO in at least five subjects including English PLUS either an Ordinary National Diploma with Upper Credit, OR successful completion of the first year of an appropriate arts or law degree programme at a university in Nigeria with a good average grade, OR satisfactory completion of an approved law foundation course.

Click here for more information about our LLB with English Law.

Engineering: A pass at grade B or better in WASSCE or NECO in at least five subjects including English, Mathematics and Physics.

In addition we require either a University diploma with a good performance in an appropriate Bachelor of Engineering or Mathematics subject, OR successful completion of the first year of an appropriate Bachelor of Engineering degree programme at a university in Nigeria with a good average grade OR satisfactory completion of an approved foundation course.  A pass at grade B or better in WASSCE or NECO in Chemistry is required for Chemical and Petroleum Engineering.

Medicine: For detailed information, please click here

 

Postgraduate

 

Degree Class

 

%

 

CGPA /4.0

 

CGPA/5.0

 

CGPA/7.0

 

2:1

60-70

3.00 - 3.49

3.5 - 4.49

 

5.0 - 5.99

 

2:2

50 -59

2.5 - 2.99

2.99 - 3.49

 

4.0 - 4.99