Are you looking to apply for the 2023/2024 UNILAG Post-UTME exam? In this article, we will guide you through the application process and provide important information you need to know. Ogunwatch learnt that the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has announced the commencement of the sale of Post-UTME forms for the 2023/2024 academic session. So, let’s dive in!
What is the UNILAG Post-UTME Exam?
The Post-UTME exam, also known as the Post Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, is a screening exercise organized by the University of Lagos to admit students into the institution. It is a mandatory test for prospective students who have scored a minimum of 200 in the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination.
Eligibility Criteria for UNILAG Post-UTME Exam
To be eligible for the UNILAG Post-UTME exam, candidates must meet the following criteria:
- Choose UNILAG as the first choice during the 2023/2024 JAMB registration. Candidates who selected UNILAG as a second or third choice will not be considered for admission.
- Have a minimum of five credit passes at one sitting in relevant O’level subjects, including Mathematics and English Language.
- Upload O’level results on the JAMB Central Admissions Processing System (CAPS) on or before August 13, 2023.
- Be at least sixteen years of age by October 31, 2023.
- Participate in the Post-UTME screening. Candidates who do not take part in the screening will not be considered for admission.
- Former students whose admission was withdrawn due to poor performance or absence status may re-apply, provided they choose a new course or program.
Note: Students who have been expelled from the university are not eligible for fresh admission.
How to Apply for the UNILAG Post-UTME Exam
To apply for the UNILAG Post-UTME exam, follow these steps:
- Visit the official UNILAG website: https://unilag.edu.ng/?page_id=2546.
- Select “Post-UTME Application” from the admission menu.
- Log in using your UTME (JAMB) number as the username and your lowercase surname as the password.
- Generate and print the payment advice for the Post-UTME application.
- Make the payment at any commercial bank or pay online.
- Return to the university portal to complete the screening form.
- Click on “Continue Application” to fill out the admission screening form.
- Review the supplied data by clicking on “Preview” to ensure accuracy.
- Print your Post-UTME Examination Pass.
Important Notes for UNILAG Post-UTME Exam Applicants
Here are some important things to note:
- The Post-UTME exam is conducted online, and no physical presence is required at the University of Lagos campus or any other location for the exercise. Disregard any invitation to a physical screening location.
- Failure to participate in the Post-UTME screening will result in ineligibility for admission.
- Do not share your personal information with unknown individuals claiming to be agents or officials of the University of Lagos.
For inquiries and clarifications, contact UNILAG via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the following numbers: 09053006772, 08027953216, and 08141656802.
Finally, be aware that the University of Lagos has a zero-tolerance policy for drug abuse. If a newly admitted student tests positive for drug use during or after registration, their admission will be withdrawn.
Don’t miss this opportunity to apply for the 2023/2024 UNILAG Post-UTME exam. Follow the guidelines provided above, and best of luck with your application!