LASU Department of Education and Yoruba Admission Requirement 2022/2023

This article is designed to help students who wish to study Education and Yoruba in faculty Education at Lagos State University.

It is very important for all candidates who wish to apply for any of the courses offered at LASU  to carefully confirm and see if the course they Selected is offered in the institution before registering for JAMB.

Lagos State University, also known as LASU, was established in 1983 by the enabling Law of Lagos State of Nigeria, for the advancement of learning and establishment of academic excellence.

The university caters to a population of over 35,000 students enrolled full-time. The university also offers courses at Diploma, Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. Lagos State University is located in Ojo, a town in Lagos State, Nigeria.

LASU is the only state university in the former British colony. Lagos State University offers diploma, degree, and post graduate programs including an MBA program.

O’Level Subject Combination

The O’level subject combination and requirements needed to study Education and Yoruba;

You require; Five (5) SSC credit passes including English Language and Yoruba.

Special Consideration (Waiver) Remarks

  • LASU and UNILAG require an ‘O’ Level credit pass in Mathematics.

Jamb Subject Combination

In UTME, please note that the English Language is Compulsory for this course. Therefore, the three (3) other JAMB UTME subject combinations needed to study Education and Yoruba under the Faculty of Education in the above Universities include;

Yoruba and any two (2) subjects chosen from History, Literature in English, French, Christian Religious Studies, Islamic Studies, Arabic, Geography, and Physics.

Special Consideration (Waiver) Remarks

  • LASU accepts Government but does not accept Physics.

Direct Entry Requirement

These are the conditions you need to fulfill to gain Direct Entry admission to study Education and Yoruba if you don’t intend to use UTME. You require;

Two (2) NCE/’A’ Level passes in Yoruba and any Literature in English, Christian Religious Studies, Islamic Studies, Igbo, and French.

Jamb Score

All candidates interested in getting admitted into LASU for the 2022/2023 session, should know that to be eligible for the screening, you must have scored 160 or above in your JAMB result.


We hope that this article is helpful to all aspirants and students of Lagos State University (LASU). We will update this article should the school authority make any changes.

We wish you the best of luck.

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