2019/2020 UNILAG Postgraduate Forms on Sale

UPDATE: UNILAG PG form sales has been extended. It is now closing by Monday, July 8th.

University Of Lagos, Akoka has began the sale of postgraduate form for the 2019/2020 academic session into various postgraduate programmes.

Postgraduate Forms for higher degree at Postgraduate diploma (PGD), Master and PhD into all faculties of the university are available for purchase. Prospective postgraduate applicants can decide for full time or part time programme.


An applicant for admission to a programme shall be:

1. Must possess a Bachelors’s degree of this University or any approved University;

2. A person who holds other qualification(s) recognized by senate of the University of Lagos;

3. In addition to (i) and (ii) above, an applicant may be required, as a condition for admission, to undergo a selection process in the form of written and/or oral examinations.


1. (i) Candidates who have not completed the National Youth Service Corps programme or currently undergoing a Postgraduate programme need not apply. Such applicants will be automatically disqualified.

2. Candidates awaiting Bachelor’s degree results need not apply.

Masters of Philosophy (M.Phil)
To qualify for admission to the above programme:

(i) Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s honours degree from this University or any other approved University with at least a Second Class (Upper Division).

(ii) Candidates with a Master’s degree with a minimum of CGPA of at least 3.50.

(iii) All candidates to the M.Phil. programmes must contact the respective department for availability of supervisors before applying.

(iv) The candidate may be required to undergo a selection process as determined by the respective department.

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

(i) A candidate who has obtained the degree of Master of Philosophy must have a minimum CGPA of 4.0.

(ii) A candidate who has obtained the degree of Masters of Science must have a minimum CGPA of 4.0.

(iii) Candidates must clear with the respective Departments as to the availability of vacancies/supervisors before applying.

(iv) All candidates may be required to undergo a selection process as may be determined by the department.

For M. Phil and Ph.D. programmes only, admission shall be processed at the beginning of each semester.

UNILAG Postgraduate Application Procedure.

1. Postgraduate application forms are available online after payment. Visit UNILAG Postgraduate Portal to confirm the availability of desired course and specializations  http://spgs.unilag.edu.ngClick the 2019/2020 Applications link;

2. Complete the Pre-Application Form to obtain a Payment Reference Number. (please print the payment advice)

3. Proceed to make payment of the sum at any commercial Bank (remita TSA) or through internet banking. UNILAG PG form cost  ₦22,500.00 (Twenty Two Thousand and Five Hundred Naira Only) and there can be bank charges.

4. . After payment, proceed to the School of Postgraduate Studies website http://spgs.unilag.edu.ng, click the 2019/2020 Application link, then “Continue Application” link, login with Payment Reference Number and provide surname in lowercase as password.

5. Completly fill the post graduate application form and upload digital passport photograph (jpeg format) which should not be more than 15KB in size. The acceptable dimension is width: 275 pixels or 35mm, height: 314 pixels.

6. Thoroughly cross check the filled form, then submit.


7. Print out UNILAG Postgraduate exam pass.

Other Information for Postgraduate Admission.

1. Deadline for sales of post graduate forms is Sunday, 6th June, 2019. All forms must be submitted online by 23rd June, 2019

2. Send  all Academic Transcripts to Secretary, School of Postgraduate Studies.                     University of Lagos. Akoka. Yaba. Lagos 

It must before the beginning of registration.

3. Statement of Result is not acceptable to Postgraduate Admission.

See list of Postgraduate course here.

For any other questions, drop it in the comments.

35 thoughts on “2019/2020 UNILAG Postgraduate Forms on Sale

  1. I want to access the online form for PhD admission 2019/2020. Please provide the link so I can fill the form online.

  2. Please can i retrieve my reference No. after payment, nepa interupt light, i could not be able to get my reference No. i paid through internet banking to (REMITTA) with this remiita no (RRR: 190305306066

    1. Hello Bola, retry it on Google chrome browser. Make sure your passport is the correct size

      1. Hi Ayodele, I tried on google chrome and it still didn’t bring up the space for passport upload

      2. Last option. Go to unilag campus at Akoka, visit a good business center and pay them to register you.

      3. Thanks so much registration now successful, pls what next after the registration are we to wait for exam date notification

      4. Yes, keep up with this blog for info on PG unilag screening exams. Also purchase past questions to prepare.

      5. Please I have tried it on many phones and it didn’t bring out the place for passport, will I upload it before I submit?

  3. Please what’s the cost of the form and a graduate of industrial chemistry am I eligible for geology

    1. The form is 22,500 read the blog. Visit the dept of geology to ask if you can do masters in geology

  4. Pls Are They Any Alternative To Fill The Form, For Student Who Haven’t Yet Recieved Their Degree Of Certificate As A Result Of Their School Policies To Release The First Degree Of Certificate After 4 Or 5 Years Of Their Graduation, In Pursue Of The Postgraduate Diploma Degree In Unilag

    1. That’s serious!!! What kind of school is that? You can apply with statement of Result. But you would need your certificate during registration

  5. hi,
    Is it compulsory to get academic and employment references for the application stage. Is there any cadre for the academic reference?

      1. Can employment reference substitute academic or both is compulsory? Or just academic is enough.

      2. If you’re applying for MBA or other professional program, employment reference would suffice, but for others, make sure it’s an academic reference, preferably your former lecturer.

      1. Pls do you know if dey will extend the closing date bcos I want to obtain the form. I learnt abt it late. Thanks

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