Does UNILAG Accept Second Choice Candidates? Answer

Will UNILAG Accept Second Choice Candidates for admission?: It is no new thing that JAMB allows candidates select two choice of universities, one polytechnic and one college of education.

But you will find out that most universities doesn’t accept candidates that select them as Second Choice preference.

Anyways you may see all Universities that accept second choice here.


In this short article, I will briefly discuss on whether UNILAG accept second choice candidates or not for admission. Before then, it is imperative you take note of the fact that the University of Lagos (UNILAG) is a very competitive University hence, you must be very prepared to always have high scores in your JAMB and Post utme examinations.

Will UNILAG Accept Second Choice Candidates?.

The answer is No, the university of Lagos, UNILAG does not accept second choice candidates for admission. In other words, UNILAG does not offer admission to candidates that select them as second choice in JAMB.

So if you a UNILAG aspirant and you’ve already chosen UNILAG as your second choice of institution in JAMB, it’s a sad news that you will not be offered admission.

Nevertheless, if you still want to change UNILAG as your first choice so you can gain admission, it’s a good news that it’s very possible as JAMB knows there’s possibility of students making mistakes durring registration. So anyone who wants to do that can take the JAMB change of institution form.

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Why UNILAG Don’t Accept Second Choice Candidates.

This is likely what comes to your when you find out that UNILAG does not accept second choice candidates. But to be open to you, no one knows why UNILAG don’t offer admission to candidates that choose them as second choice.

However from various reasons, it is likely a policy the university keeps. So no matter your JAMB score (even 300 and above), if you don’t select the university of Lagos as your first choice, you will not be offered admission.

Now that I have told you UNILAG does not accept second choice candidates, it is left to you to decide whether you want to do the change of Institution because without changing UNILAG to be your first preference, it no no luck that you will not be offered admission.

So feel free to let me know if you have any other questions concerning this topic or related and do not forget to share this with your friends.

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