LASU (ODLRI) Open & Distance Learning Form 2022/2023
Lagos State University (LASU) Open and Distance Learning & Research Institute (ODLRI) Degree Admission Form, Courses, Eligibility, Duration, Admission Requirements, Application Guidelines, Screening Schedule and Deadline for 2022/2023 Academic Session [Degree, Diploma & Certificate Programmes].
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) degree, Diploma and Certificate programmes under the LASU Open and Distance Learning & Research Institute of the Lagos State University for the 2022/2023 Academic Session.

Prospective students who applied for regular admission through JAMB but were not successful in their applications due to the quota system adopted by JAMB are also advised to apply for the LASU ODLRI programme.

The Institute is uniquely run under Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment (Moodle) with special focus on research and it aims at producing world class graduates with 21st century skills who can contribute productively to modern socio-economic development of the society.

Available Programme:

  • B.Sc in Business Administration
  • Certificate Course: Baking and Confectionary
  • Certificate Course: CCTV AND DSTV Installation
  • Certificate Course: Computer Networking
  • Certificate Course: Cyber Security
  • Certificate Course: Data Science
  • Certificate Course: Educational Management
  • Certificate Course: Environmental Management
  • Certificate Course: Fish Breeding
  • Certificate Course: Government Administration
  • Certificate Course: Leadership and Management
  • Certificate Course: Medicinal Plant
  • Certificate Course: Photography/Videography
  • Certificate Course: Procurement
  • Certificate Course: Production Management
  • Certificate Course: Proficiency in Communication Skills
  • Certificate Course: Project Management
  • Certificate Course: Safety and Crime Management
  • Certificate Course: Solar Power Installation
  • Certificate Course: Traffic Management
  • Certificate Course: Warehousing and Supply Chain Management
  • Certificate Course: Web Development
  • Certificate Course: Welding and Fabrication 
  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Computer Science
  • Diploma in Criminology and Security
  • Diploma in Educational Management
  • Diploma in Fish Farming
  • Diploma in History and International Studies
  • Diploma in Law
  • Diploma in Mass Communication
  • Diploma in Proficiency in Communication Skills
  • Diploma in Project Management
  • Diploma in Road Traffic Management
  • Diploma in Theatre Arts and Music
  • Diploma in Transport and Logistics

    Admission Requirements:


    • Holders of WASCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level) or its equivalent with credit passes in Five (5) subjects at not more than Two (2) sittings to include English Language, Mathematics, and any Three (3) relevant subjects from Commerce, Economics, Accounting, Government, Geography, Business Studies.
    • The programme is suitable for qualified candidates who are 18 years and above.
    • Mature Candidates 30years and above without Commerce/Economics but with Government can apply, but are to make up within 2years


    • Holders of WASCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level)/NABTEB or its equivalent with Credit passes in 4 subjects at not more than two sittings to include English Language, Mathematics, and any two relevant subjects.


    Category A

    • Holders of WASCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO (O’ Level)/NABTEB or its equivalent with Credit passes in English Language and any two relevant subjects
    • Mature Candidates with related experience
    • Candidates awaiting Results in the current year of application

    Category B

    • Holders of OND/HND/B.Sc./B.A./B.Ed./B.Tech. or its equivalent are eligible to apply
    • Mature Candidates with more than two (2) years related experience


    Category of Applicants

    • These programmes are suitable for candidates willing to enjoy a rewarding career and make a difference in their professions by learning from the comfort of their homes.



    • The programme is designed for a period of Four (4) years like the conventional programme, with normal academic and research work.


    • Two (2) academic sessions


    • Three (3) months


    Mode of Teaching & Learning.

    • All academic activities are online with prompt and accurate delivery system.
    • Diploma and Certificate academic activities are going to be blended learning with 70% online classes and 30% physical classes with prompt and accurate delivery system, including workshop.


    ICT Knowledge: 

    ICT proficiency will be necessary at the point of entry, for ALL admitted candidates in the absence of which applicants will be required to obtain same before graduation.

    Method of Application

    • Step 1: Candidates are to go to and Click on the "APPLY NOW" button
    • Step 2: Candidates will generate an application form number, pay the requisite fee of  Ten Thousand (N10,000) Naira Only for Degree and Certificate programmes and N15,000 for Diploma Programmes and fill the application form online.
    • Step 3: Kindly note that ALL LASU payments are done ONLINE;
    • Step 4: Candidates will receive a mail containing the generated application form number including their admission status and a URL to accept Admission.
    • Step 5: Upon accepting Admission, Candidates will be sent a provisional admission Letter and a link (URL) to Jamb website to make payment in order to obtain a JAMB number. (The latter will be for candidates without Jamb Registration number, who have not applied for regular admission through Jamb prior to admission)
    • Step 6: Students are to check their names on the provisional admission list to be released online via the website in (Step 1). 
    • Step 7: Successful candidates will be required to pay a non-refundable acceptance fee of  Twenty Thousand (N20,000.00) Naira only.
    LASU (ODLRI) Open & Distance Learning Form 2022/2023


    Candidates who have been offered admission and have paid the acceptance fee will also be subjected to a screening exercise.

    Mode of Payment

    Upon admission, successful candidates who cannot afford a one-time payment of the relevant fees can make payment in three instalments over the course of the academic session. 

    General Information:

    • Offer of admission into the programme is subject to available space(s) for qualified applicants;
    • Candidates awaiting results are not eligible to apply;
    • Certificates, and not statement of result slips are acceptable for WASCE/SSCE/GCE/NECO results obtained before 2010;
    • On-line print out slips will not be honoured at the point of registration;
    • All completed application forms are to be filled and submitted online.

    RECOMMENDED: LASU ODLRI School Fees Schedule.


    All application forms are to be completed and submitted online, not later than two weeks from the date of publication.

    Disclaimer: Any applicant who pays money into any individual/other account Or through other means aside from the one above, does that at his/ her own disadvantage.

    For further enquiries, kindly send an email to [email protected] or [email protected].