Applicants seeking admission to Part I (First Year) of a degree course in the University must be qualified for admission before the beginning of the session in which they wish to enter. The applicants must meet both:
1.The general entrance requirements, and
2.additional Faculty or Departmental course requirements.
Students intending to enter the University are advised to obtain information from the University about entry requirements to ensure that they have satisfied the requirements by the time they apply for admission.
Applications for courses leading to first degrees must be made on the prescribed form obtainable from the Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Suleja Road, Bwari, PMB 189, Garki, Abuja.
Unified Tetiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)
Prospective candidates must have sat for the UTME Examinations, must have applied for a course in any Nigerian University that offers law and must have scored an aggregate to be determined by the University before they are deemed eligible in subjects relevant to the programme applied for.
Faculty of law
Prospective candidates must have obtained a minimum of Five (5) passes at Credit level in the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE or Equivalent) conducted by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) or the National Examinations Council (NECO) in not more than two (2) sittings, including a pass at credit level in both English and Mathematics and other subjects relevant to the candidate’s chosen field of study. They would then be required to register and write a test (Post -UTME) which is conducted by the University
* UME: Literature-in-English and any two other Arts/or Social Science subjects.
* ‘O’ Level Requirements: Five ‘O’ level credit passes to include English Language, Literature – in – English and any other three Arts/Social Science subjects.
* Direct Entry: (ii) First Degree (Second Class Lower) of an accredited University.