Lagos State University: Statistics
|#2857 of 14,131||In the World|
|#58 of 1,104||In Africa|
|#10 of 157||In Nigeria|
|#463 of 1,172||For Family medicine|
|Top50%||For 9 other topics|
- Acceptance rate
- Highest Degree
Acceptance rate & Admissions
|Admissions Requirements||Universities Matriculation Examination (UME) following secondary school education, or direct entry for holders of the Higher School Certificate (General Certificate of Education, Advanced ('A') Level)|
|Academic Calendar||September to July|
We've calculated the 25% acceptance rate for Lagos State University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.
Lagos State University has published 2,908 scientific papers with 30,756 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Medicine, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Biology, Business, Environmental Science, Economics, Demography, Psychology, Chemistry, and Pediatrics.
Lagos State University majors
by publication & citation count
Annual publication & citation counts
Programs and Degrees
The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Lagos State University.
Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.
|Art & Design||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Liberal Arts & Social Sciences||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Master's Degree||African Languages, Anatomy, Arabic, Biochemistry, Botany, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Christian Religious Studies, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Management, Fishery, French, Geography, Health Education, History, Human Resources, Islamic Studies, Law, Literature, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Occupational Therapy, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Work, Sociology, Sports, Sports Management, Theatre, Transport and Communications, Zoology|
|Doctor of Philosophy||African Languages, Anatomy, Arabic, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Christian Religious Studies, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, Fishery, French, Geography, Health Education, History, Islamic Studies, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Music, Physics, Physiology, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Sociology, Theatre, Zoology|
Lagos State University alumni
- Born in
- 1990-.. (age 33)
Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known professionally as Wizkid, is a Nigerian singer and songwriter. A prominent figure in the modern-day Afrobeats music scene, Wizkid is regarded as one of the biggest and most influential African artists of all time. He began recording music at the age of 11 and released a collaborative album with the Glorious Five (5), a group he and a couple of his church friends formed. In 2009, Wizkid signed a record deal with Banky W's Empire Mates Entertainment (E.M.E). He later rose to the limelight after releasing "Holla at Your Boy", the lead single from his debut studio album, Superstar (2011), which also spawned the singles "Tease Me/Bad Guys" and "Don't Dull".
- Born in
- 1974-.. (age 49)
- Enrolled in Lagos State University
- Graduated with Bachelor of Science in economics
- politicianfilm directoractor
Desmond Elliot is a Nigerian director, and politician He was elected as a lawmaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Surulere Constituency, in the 11 April 2015 Nigerian General Elections. Elliot competed to become the ambassador for the Face of Hope Project, a "volunteer-based non-profit, non-religious, non-political organization established to give hope to the hopeless", in which he will work toward fixing "child illiteracy in Nigeria and Africa at large" should he emerge. He won best supporting actor in a drama at the 2nd Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards and was nominated for best supporting actor at the 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards.
Ada Ogochukwu Ehi
- Born in
- 1987-.. (age 36)
- Enrolled in Lagos State University
- Graduated with Bachelor of Science
- media personalitysingersongwriterrecording artist
Ada Ogochukwu Ehi, also simply known by her stage name Ada, is a Nigerian gospel singer, songwriter, recording and performing artist. She started her musical career at the age of 10 as a backup singer for child star Tosin Jegede. Since she professionally started her music career under Loveworld Records in 2009, she has increasingly gained local and international popularity through her songs and music videos.
Chioma Chukwuka Akpotha
- Born in
- 1980-.. (age 43)
Chioma Chukwuka// is a Nigerian actress, director and movie producer. In 2007, she won the Africa Movie Academy Award for "Best Actress in a leading role" for her performance in the movie "Sins of the flesh", and the Afro Hollywood award for best actress in a lead role in 2010.
Lagos State University faculties and divisions
|Centre : Environment and Science Education||Environmental Studies, Science Education|
|College : Medicine||Medicine, Surgery|
|Faculty : Arts||African Languages, Arabic, Arts and Humanities, Christian Religious Studies, Communication Arts, English, French, History, International Relations and Diplomacy, Islamic Studies, Literature, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Theatre|
|Faculty : Education||Curriculum, Education, Educational Administration, Health Education, Physical Education|
|Faculty : Engineering||Chemical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Polymer and Plastics Technology|
|Faculty : Law||Law|
|Faculty : Management Sciences||Accountancy, Business Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Labour and Industrial Relations, Management, Public Administration|
|Faculty : Science||Aquaculture, Biochemistry, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Fishery, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Zoology|
|Faculty : Social Science||Economics, Geography, Political Sciences, Sociology|
|School : Communication||Communication Studies, Mass Communication|
|School : Postgraduate Studies||Administrative Law, Advertising and Publicity, African Languages, Anatomy, Applied Mathematics, Arabic, Biochemistry, Botany, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Christian Religious Studies, Commercial Law, Communication Studies, Community Health, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Curriculum, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Fishery, Foreign Languages Education, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, Geography, Health Administration, Health Education, History, Human Resources, International Business, International Law, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Studies, Islamic Law, Journalism, Labour and Industrial Relations, Labour Law, Management, Maritime Law, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Microbiology, Natural Resources, Occupational Health, Parks and Recreation, Pathology, Physical Education, Physics, Physiology, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Public Administration, Public Health, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Regional Planning, Science Education, Social Work, Sociology, Statistics, Technology Education, Tourism, Town Planning, Transport and Communications, Zoology|
|Accreditation||National Universities Commission; Council for Legal Education in Nigeria; Medical and Dental Council in Nigeria; Council for Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria|
|Motto||Per la verità e di servizio |
For Truth and Service
Location and contacts
|Address|| PMB 01 |
Ojo, Lagos State