UNILAG DLI (Distance Learning Institute) : All You Need To Know

The University of Lagos Distance Learning Institute DLI  

provides a flexible, high quality distance learning for those separated by distance and time. 

Whether your at home or at your place a work,this program is so flexible that you can juggle the both,also your tutor assistant will guide and advise you. 

You will also receive feedback on your assignments,and test scores,check out the requirements for eligible candidates below: 

UNILAG DLI (Distance Learning Institute)

The following candidates are eligible to apply:

(a) Graduates of University of Lagos or any other university recognised by Senate (only candidates with good degrees in relevant disciplines will be considered for admission at enhanced entry level)

(b) Holders of the Higher National Diploma or National Diploma or NCE in the relevant disciplines. For this Category, please note that only holders of HND with at least Upper Credit will be eligible for admissions at enhanced entry level.

(c) Holders of recognized relevant full professional qualifications such as ACA, ACCA, ACMA, ACIA, ACIS, ACIB, CII, may be considered for admission at enhanced level provided they have five credits at WASC/GCE/SSCE or equivalent, which include English Language and Mathematics at not more than two (2) sittings.

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(d) Holders of the General Certificate of Education (Ordinary level) or the Senior Secondary Certificate/West African School Certificate ‘NECO’ or its equivalent with credits in five subjects including English Language and Mathematics at not more than two (2) sittings.


Point of entry for candidates in categories a, b and c will depend on details of their Transcripts and such candidates must also satisfy the WASC/SSCE/GCE

‘O’ level, NECO requirements as stated in (c) above.

UNILAG DLI Available Programmes

The following programmes are currently available in UNILAG:
  • 1. B.Sc. IN ACCOUNTING Duration (5 Years)
  • 3. B.Sc. IN ECONOMICS (5 Years)
  • 5. B.Sc. IN SCIENCE EDUCATION (5 Years)

(a) B.Sc. in Education/Biology ( 5 or 6 Years)

(b) B.Sc. in Education/Chemistry( 5 or 6 Years)

(c) B.Sc. in Education/ Physics ( 5 or 6 Years)

(d) B.Sc. in Education/Mathematics ( 5 or 6 Years)

For more detailed explanation access Unilags official distance learning website on www.dli.unilag.edu.ng 

Duration: (2 Years)
  • (i) Diploma in Mass Communication
  • (ii) Diploma in Library and Information Science