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Modular Executive MBA

Admissions MEMBA

N5, 520, 000
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Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission, you will have to meet all the following requirements:

  • Five credit passes including English and Mathematics at the O Level.

  • Minimum of a second-class lower degree from a university or a post-graduate diploma (PGD) from a recognised university for candidates with third-class degrees or Higher National Diplomas.

  • Minimum of seven years post-qualification (university degree) work experience.

  • A satisfactory performance at the LBS entrance exam or the GMAT or GRE exam.

  • Satisfactory evaluation of the candidate’s intellectual capacity, professionalism, maturity, past professional experience and motivation for work, through an interview. (Only short-listed candidates are interviewed).

  • As candidates will have to combine the demands of the programme with their work, an explicit approval of the company allowing the candidates to undertake these studies will also be required.

Documents & Additional Information

  • Supporting Documents

    • Three reference forms from three referees who know you in professional capacity. All the references may come from the same organisation and may also be sent directly by the referees.​
    • Copies of Ordinary level (if secondary education was in Nigeria) and university degree certificates
    • 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.
    • A passport photograph
    • Company organogram (this may be sketched)
    • Company consent form
    • Evidence of ability to pay (for self-sponsorship, kindly attach your 3 months bank statement or pay slip. For corporate sponsorship, please attach a sponsorship letter from your prospective sponsor) ​
  • Fees and Living Expenses

    LBS Entrance Exam Fee

    N10,000 (Can be paid on the online application portal)

    EMBA Application Fee

    N5,000 (Can be paid on the online application portal)​

    There are few scholarships available, and awarded to students on the basis of financial need and merit. Candidates can apply for a scholarship once they have been offered a place on the programme.

    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.

  • Important Notes

    The tuition fee are subject to review without notice and can be paid in six installments. The fees cover tuition and course materials.

    Installment Amount Date Due
    1st TBC August
    2nd TBC December
    3rd TBC March
    4th TBC June
    5th TBC September
    6th TBC January
Dates & Deadlines

  • Application Deadlines

    Round 1: 27 February 2020
    Round 2: 3o April 2020
    Round 3: 7 June 2020
    Supplementary: 22 June 2020

  • LBS Entrance Exam Dates

    Round 1: 14 March 2020
    Round 2: 6 May 2020
    Round 3: 6 June 2020
    Supplementary: The Admissions Office will contact you.

  • Start Date

    July 2020

  • GMAT or GRE Score Submission Deadline

    Round 1: 14 March 2020
    Round 2: 6 May 2020
    Round 3: 6 June 2020
    Supplementary: The Admissions Office will contact you.

  • 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.

Information Session

Several Sessions are available all year round for you to attend.

These sessions are designed to provide detailed overview of the MBA programme

View Upcoming Sessions


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