- To qualify for admission, a candidate must possess at least Senior School Certificate or G.C.E. ‘O’ Level with credit passes in five (5) subjects, including English Language, Literature in English and Mathematics.
- Acceptable ‘O’ level results must be obtained at not more than two sittings.
- A candidate must also have an acceptable score in the University Matriculation Examination (JAMB UME).
- The Faculty may admit Direct Entry candidates who meet the following criteria:
- Undergraduate Degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) in any course, preferably, in the Humanities together with recently obtained Credit passes in at least 5 ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language, Literature in English and Mathematics;
- Acceptable ‘A’ Level grade points in the Interim Joint Matriculation Examination (IJMB) together with recently obtained 5 Credit passes in ‘O’ Level subjects including English Language, Literature in English and Mathematics; and
- Successful performance in a face-to-face screening interview conducted to assess candidates’ communication skills and character.
The Degree Classifications for the undergraduate law programme are contained in the table below:
- First Class
- Second Class (Upper)
- Second Class (Lower)
- Third Class
If a student’s CGPA is below 1.00 at the end of a particular year of study, such a student earns a period of probation for one academic session.
A candidate whose Cumulative Grade Point Average is below 1.00 at the end of a particular period of probation would be required to withdraw from the Faculty. For the purpose of calculating a student’s Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) all the courses whether compulsory or optional are included in the computation.