Lagos State University (LASU) invites applications from all the interested and suitably qualified candidates for admission screening exercise into the 2016/2017 academic session. The screening exercise is a compulsory requirement for entry into Lagos State University. There is going to be two (2) rounds of Admission Screening Exercise.

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Eligibility for 2016/2017 Lagos State University (LASU) Post-UTME Screening Exercise

  • Candidates who chose Lagos State University as their choice of institution in the 2016 UTME conducted by Joint Admissions Matriculation Board
  • Candidates must have scored a minimum of 190 marks in the 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination
  • Candidates must be at least sixteen (16) years old
  • Direct Entry candidates who desire to be given consideration for admission into Lagos State University for the 2016/2017 academic session and have gotten Direct Entry Form from JAMB are eligible to apply. Meanwhile, these candidates are exempted from Admission Screening. Online Registration is mandatory for them

Applicants of Lagos State Origin for 100 and 200 levels will be needed (if admitted) to confirm their claims before the IIVC (Independent Indigeneship Verification Committee established by the Lagos State University

Candidates who have chosen any of the following accredited courses (available courses) for the 2016/2017 academic session shall apply:


(A) Arts

  • Christian Religious Studies
  •  Theatre Arts
  • History & International Studies
  • Music
  • Arabic
  • Portuguese / English
  • Islamic Religious Studies

(B) Education

  •  Accounting Education
  • Arabic Education
  • Biology Education
  • Business Education
  • Chemistry Education
  • Computer Science Education
  • CRS Education
  • Economics Education
  • Educational Management
  • Educational Technology
  • English Education
  • French Education
  • Geography Education
  • Health Education
  • History Education
  • Islamic Studies Education
  • Mathematics Education
  • Physics Education
  • Physical & Health Education
  • Political Science Education
  • Yoruba Education

(C) Faculty of Law

  • Law

(D) Management Sciences

  • Accounting
  • Banking and Finance
  • Industrial Relations and Personnel Management
  • Insurance
  • Management Technology
  • Marketing
  • Public Administration

(E) School of Agriculture

  • Agriculture

(F) School of Communication

  • Mass Communication
  • Science
  • Biochemistry
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Fisheries and Aquatic Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Zoology

(G) Social Sciences

  • Economics
  • Geography and Planning
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

(H) College of Medicine

  • Dentistry
  • Medicine and Surgery
  • Nursing
  • Physiology

(I) Engineering

  • Chemical and Polymer Engineering
  • Electronics and Computer Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

(J) School of Transport

  • Transport

Method of Application (How to Apply for 2016/2017 Lagos State University (LASU) Post-UTME Screening Exercise)

(A) All the potential students should visit and click on “Make Payment” option on the drop down list at the top to pay the sum of N5,000.00 (Five Thousand Naira) for the 2016/2017 LASU Admission Screening Exercise

The potential students will be needed to submit the following:

  • Surname, First name, Middle name
  • JAMB Registration Number
  • Email Address and Phone Number (both must be valid and personal to the prospective student)
  • Click on “Proceed”

(B) On the next page, there will be a display of Transaction ID which will be used for Payment. The applicant should copy the Transaction ID and proceed straight to for payment

  • On  page
  • Click on “Pay”
  • Type in your Email Address and Phone Number
  • Enter the Transaction ID copied in the step above
  • Go ahead to fill in the details of your ATM Card
  • Click “Process Payment”
  • Print out the Payment Receipt. A transaction message will be sent to your phone number and email. This is why it needs to be your personal GSM Number and Email Address

(C) After successful payment for LASU 2016/2017 pre-admission screening exercise, go back to the website at

  • Click on “Continue Registration” option in the drop down list at the top
  • Enter the required information (Surname, JAMB Registration Number and Mode of Entry – UTME (Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination) or DE (Direct Entry)
  • Click on “Proceed” button to load the Registration Form

Each applicant is required to complete the Registration Form by giving the following information:

  • Prospective students will be required to upload a scanned copy of their passport-sized photograph that is not more than 20KB in JPEG (jpg) format. Application for change of passport photograph by candidates that are given provisional admission will not be allowed. It is the same passport photograph the candidate uploaded that will be used on their degree certificates. So, candidates are advised to upload a neat and clear passport photograph
  • It is ONLY one choice of course of study that is allowed
  • Carefully read the agreement form. If you agree to the stated terms, click on the “I agree” button just on the left hand side of the page
  • Please note that you won’t be allowed to go further if you do not agree to the stated terms. Read and understand the terms before you register
  • Enter all the required information contained on the online registration form. Confirm that the information/details are correct. Then click “Finish”. To make some changes or correction before clicking Finish, you may click on the “Edit button.
  • Candidates must have 5 (Five) O’level credit passes (not more than two sittings) in subjects relevant to their desired course of study
  • Credit in English Language is mandatory for admission into all the courses in Lagos State University
  • Awaiting Result candidates are eligible to apply. Please note that any examination taken after July 2016 will not be accepted
  • Ensure that you print out your Registration Slip/Form because it serves as your entry ticket into the screening hall

  • Candidates are expected to come to the venue of the screening with their JAMB Original Result Slip that contains their passport photograph
  • Payment and Registration ends two weeks before the advertised date of the Screening Exercise
  • Candidates should log on to a week before the advertised date of the Screening Test so as to check the Sitting Arrangement and reprint the Registration Slip

The registration for the payment of application fee for the pre-admission screening exercise begins from Thursday, June 9th 2016 and closes on Friday June 24th 2016

Note that the screening will be conducted using the newly developed LASU-Computer Based Test Software

In that case, all applicants are advised to revisit LASU Admission Screening Exercise portal from June 27th to July 3rd 2016 to reprint their Admission Screening Identification Slip to know the date, time and venue of the screening

Candidates who didn’t choose Lagos State University as a University of Choice in the 2016 UTME are not eligible to apply

The result of the screening shall be published on LASU’s website at after each day of screening.