It is not more news that the strike action embarked upon by ASUU has virtually shut down Nigerian public universities. This has left many Postgraduate aplicants confused about the admission processes into the various Postgraduate schools they are applying to. For those applying to University of Lagos (UNILAG) take note of the following.
1. The sale of postgraduate application forms into University of Lagos is still on and would close on Thursday August 15, 2013
2. The postgraduate entrance exams into UNILAG has been postponed with no date fixed. New date would be announced soon. Be prepared
3. Graduates with Third class applying to UNILAG for Postgraduate studies have a chance but it depends on the course. Courses in Education, Business Administration and Arts, Less competitive courses such as Cell Biology and Genetics, Parasitology and Bioinformatics e.tc and more competitive courses such as Master of Information Technology (MIT), Master of Environmental Management(MEM), MSc Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Management e.g accepts Third Class.
4. Apart from Professional Courses such as Geosciences, Engineering, Law and so on that requires one to do Postgraduate Diploma before Masters degree, u can actually do Masters degree directly in many other courses.