UNILAG Department of Biology Admission Requirement 2024/2025

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Biology at the University of Lagos (UNILAG)


The University of Lagos (UNILAG) is a federal government research university in Lagos State, Nigeria.

The school has maintained one of the most competitive in the country regarding admissions. UNILAG has one of the largest student population sizes of any university in the country.

In this article, we will be listing the necessary requirements candidates must meet to study Biology at Lagos State University, ranging from O’level subject combination, JAMB Score and Post UTME Score, and departmental cut-Off mark.

To study Biology, candidates must meet the following requirements.

O’Level Subject Combination

Below is the O’level Requirement for Biology (as a course) (UTME CANDIDATES)

Five (5) or six (6) SSC credit passes at one (1) or two (2) sittings, including English Language, Mathematics, and other relevant subjects. Mathematics and two (2) other relevant subjects.


English Language(*), and any three (3) relevant Science subjects.

Direct Entry Requirement For Biology

  • Two (2) ‘A’ level passes chosen from Geography, Chemistry, Geology, Physics, Mathematics, Zoology, and Botany or Biology.

JAMB Score

For any candidate to be admitted to any Department in the University of Lagos, the Candidate must score 200 and above in JAMB.


We hope this article clarifies the UNILAG Department of Biology Admission Requirements, irrespective of the program you want to enroll in.

We will be sure to update this article if there are any amendments by the school authority.

We wish you luck in your academic pursuit.

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