Many candidates wish to study at the Lagos State University LASU. However, a lot of them have questions as to the courses offered in LASU. Such as what course to study, the school fees for such courses and also cut off marks and school fees for different courses. However, on this page, you will find answers to all your questions on the courses offered in Lagos state University, LASU.
Lagos State University LASU
Lagos State University, Ojo popularly referred to as LASU is one of the most prestigious universities in Nigeria. Although the University is state owned, it remains one of the best institutions to study in Nigeria. Furthermore, one of the reasons candidates choose to study at LASU is the variety of courses it offers to prospective students. As well as the moderate cut off mark. Even though the school does not offer accommodation to its students, it has become a very popular choice of institution among UTM/DE candidates. Also postgraduates students choose LASU to study.
Importantly, the institution offers various programmes including part time and full time courses. As well as diploma, undergraduate and post graduate programs
Lagos State University LASU Courses
Every year, the Lagos State University (LASU) management board officially releases list of courses available for UTME and Direct Entry candidates. Also, they provide information on the cut off marks for each programme and courses. However, below is a list of all official courses offered by LASU and available for UTME and DE candidates
Faculty of Arts
2. Cristian studies
5. History and International studies
6. Islamic Studies
10. Theater Arts
Faculty of Education
1. Accounting Education
2. Arabic Education
3. Business Education
4. Biology Education
5. Chemistry Education
6. Computer Science Education
7. Cristian studies Education
8. Educational Management
9. Educational Technology
10. Economics Education
11. English Education
12. Geography Education
13. French Education
14. Health Education
15. History Education
16. Islamic Studies Education
17. Mathematics Education
20. Physics Education
21. Physical and Health Education
22. Political Science Education
24. Theater Arts
25. Yoruba Education
Faculty of Law
School of Management Sciences
2. Public Administration
4. Banking & Finance
5. Management Technology
6. Industrial Relations and Personnel Management
8. Business Administration
Faculty of Science
5. Computer Science
6. Fisheries & Aquatic Biology
School of Communication
1. Mass communication
College of Medicine
2. Medicine & Surgery
Faculty of Social Sciences
1. Geography & Planning
3. Political Science
School of Transport
Faculty of Engineering
1. Chemical and Polymer Engineering
2. Electronics & Computer Engineering
3. Mechanical Engineering
LASU Courses Cut off marks
In addition to releasing an official list of courses, the Lagos State University Management also provides information on the cut of mark for their admission each year. For instance, the 2018/2019 academic session admission exercise cut off mark was set at 190.
Therefore, candidates who scored at least 190 in their Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) will proceed to take part in the Online Admission Screening Exercise of the institution. In addition to this, candidates must have chosen Lagos State University LASU as their first course of choice. Also, you must not be less than 16 years old.
More on LASU Cut off marks for all Courses
First, be advised that scoring 190 in your UTME is not a guarantee of admission into Lagos State University. In addition, you have to pass the post UTME screening and beat departmental cut off marks as well.
Also, certain course such as those in the Basic Medical Sciences, Clinical sciences and Engineering usually have a higher cut off than the rest. In addition, candidates should ensure that they have high grades in their O’level . As this will be very helpful in securing admission into LASU.
However, if you happen to score 190, ensure you prepare well for your Post UTME and score as high as you can .
Important note : Usually, it is advisable to choose LASU as your first choice university. Because candidates who choose LASU as second choice have little chance of securing admission into the institution .
LASU course and school Fees
The school fees for LASU has remained unchanged since 2017/2018 session. However the fees vary from courses to courses. Below is the LASU school fees for the 2018/2019 Academic Session
Faculty of Arts , Education and Social Sciences
The tuition fees for all courses under the faculty of arts, social sciences and education in LASU N113, 250 .
These include Music, Theatre arts. History, philosophy and English.
Also, there is Christian religious studies, Business education, Adult education and Geography
Education. In addition, there is Physical and health Education, Guidance and Counselling among others .
Also, in Social Science, you have Sociology, Psychology, Political Science. As well as Mass Communication and Insurance.
Faculty of Law, Science and Engineering
School fee for courses under the faculty of Law, Science and Engineering is N115,750.
Basic Medical and Clinical sciences
The school fees for courses under these faculties is N115,750. As these includes courses such as Biochemistry , Medicine and Dentistry.
LASU Acceptance Fee
Candidates who have been offered admission into LASU are expected to pay an acceptance fee of Twenty thousand naira (N20,000.00 only). As this will serve as a confirmation of admission offer acceptance.
LASU Course Registration
Candidates who successfully gained admission into LASU are expected to pay acceptance fee. As well as school fees. In addition, such candidates are expected to carry our course registration. As this is very important. Follow the steps below for guidelines on how to register courses for newly admitted LASU students .
a. First, log on to LASU official portal at www.lasu.edu.ng
b. Then, scroll down to ‘undergraduate’ section. And click on ‘Course Registration’.
c. After that, enter your matric number and surname to log in
d. Finally, go ahead to add your courses and complete your course registration.