Founded in 1962, the University of Lagos has, for over 5 decades, provided qualitative and research-oriented education to Nigerians and all those who have entered its domain in search of knowledge. The University has built a legacy of excellence and has been instrumental in the production of top range graduates and academia who have had tremendous impact, directly or indirectly, on growth and development in Nigeria.


Our academic programs are rigorous and carefully modelled to prepare our students to be ahead. Our nearly 60,000 students can choose from 80 undergraduate and 110 postgraduate degree programs plus research and study opportunities across the world. That’s why University of Lagos is the university of first choice and the nations pride


  • Creative Arts (Theatre Arts, Music and Visual Arts)
  • English Language
  • European Languages & Integration Studies (French and Russian)
  • History and Strategic Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Linguistic, African and Asian Studies (Igbo and Yoruba)
  • Education Business
  • Education Christian Religious Studies
  • Education Early Childhood
  • Education Economics
  • Education English
  • Education French
  • Education Geography
  • Education History
  • Education Igbo
  • Education Islamic
  • Religious Studies
  • Education Yoruba
  • Educational Management
  • Education Foundations
  • Human Kinetics and Health Education
  • Health Education (Mainstream)
  • Human Kinetics Education
  • Health Professionals
  • Lifelong and Continuing Education
  • Science and Technology Education
  • Education Biology
  • Education Chemistry
  • Education Home economics
  • Education Integrated Science
  • Education Mathematics
  • Education Physics
  • Education Technology
  • Estate Management
  • Actuarial Science
  • Insurance
  • Industrial Relations and Personnel Management (IRPM)
  • Mass Communication
  • Sociology
  • Social Work
  • Psychology