Five credit passes including English and Mathematics at the Ordinary Level for Anglophone applicants.
A minimum of a second-class lower university degree from a recognised university
A minimum of three year’s post-qualification work experience
A competitive NMAT, Essential Skills Assessment (ESA), GMAT or GRE score. NMAT cost is $75 (online & centre-based), GMAT $250 and GRE $250.
The ESA is a ” minimum-preparation” 50-minute exam designed to test readiness for a graduate management education program. The assessment is delivered online through ProctorU in a secure, proctored environment. There is special pricing of $55 only for Lagos Business School applicants as a limited period offer. The standard price of the ESA test for all candidates applying to b schools in other parts of the world is 129 USD. A special discount of 74 USD has been procured for candidates applying to Lagos Business School only. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for your special discount. To register for the ESA follow this link https://gmac.ysasecure.com/login
Visit www.nmat.org for the NMAT, www.mba.com for the GMAT and www.ets.org for the GRE registrations. Candidates can pick a free copy of the NMAT study guide from LBS Lekki campus after registering for the NMAT test.
For the test preparation please call B. Y. Mafit on 07063376716; Tractrain on 08033557712; Total Ascent 08104224268; Examplanet Services on 09027339900
To schedule for GMAT call Bellaz on 08060725686
A demonstrated intellectual capacity, professionalism, maturity and effective decision-making and problem-solving potentials assessed during an interview
Required Documents and Fees
The required supporting documents and fees are as follows:
- A completed online application form
- Three reference forms to be completed within the online application by your referees
- Copies of O’Level and university degree certificates (statements of results are acceptable)
- Official Transcripts sent after you have been admitted (these may be sent directly by your former school)
- Curriculum Vitae
- Copy of the NYSC Certificate or Letter of Exemption for Nigerians only
- English language proficiency test (TOEFL or IELTS) for non-native English speakers is strongly advised.
- A passport photograph
Fees and Living Expenses
The programme tuition for the current year is N3,481,119 per session and we run two sessions. Fees cover tuition and course materials and can be paid in three instalments at the beginning of each semester.
Every year the Lagos Business School awards scholarships to deserving MBA candidates. Candidates who wish to avail themselves of scholarships could apply after gaining admission on our Full-Time MBA Programme
International Students – The tuition for international students for the current year is N3,481,119 per session and we run two sessions. Lagos Business School offers a minimum of 10% tuition scholarships to international students.
The school does not provide accommodation, but we can assist you with information on how to find suitable housing around the school. Students typically share flats with other students at a rate of N200,000 – N550,000 per person/annum. Monthly expenses after paying the rent could be as from N30,000.
Current Year Fees and Financing
Full-Time MBA 1st Session 2nd Session Total Programme fees N3,481,119 N3,481,119* N6,962,238 Application fee N5,000 NMAT/GMAT $75/$250 (2016) Visit www.mba.com for details or GRE $250 (2016) Visit www.ets.org for details.
*The tuition is subject to review without notice.
The tuition fee is subject to review without notice and can be paid in six instalments. The fees cover tuition and course materials.
Installment Amount Date Due 1st TBC June 2nd TBC November 3rd TBC February 4th TBC May 5th TBC September 6th TBC January
Round 1: 5 December 2020
Round 2: 13 March 2021
Round 3: 8 May 2021
NMAT / Essential Skills Test (EST) / GMAT / GRE Score Submission Deadline
Same as Application Deadline
Lagos Business School awards a number of scholarships every year to outstanding students with proven financial need. To apply for a scholarship, you should submit a filled scholarship application form to the MBA Admissions Office within the first week of getting an admission letter.
The scholarship committee meets during the second week of admission letters being sent out. Scholarship awardees are notified by the end of the same week.
The scholarships cover the tuition for the MBA programme. If awarded, you will be responsible for other personal expenses including housing and feeding.
To qualify, you must have applied and given admission into the MBA programme.