The University of Lagos was founded in 1962, it is made up of two campuses, the main campus at Akoka, Yaba and theCollege of Medicine in Idi-Araba, Surulere. Both sites are in the Mainland of Lagos. The University is comprised of nine faculties and a college of Medicine.
The faculties offer a total of 117 programmes and they include:
faculty of Arts
faculty of Social Sciences
faculty of Environmental Sciences
faculty of Education
faculty of Law
The University has two research centers:
the centre for human rights
the centre for African, regional integration and borderland studies
The University also offers Master’s and Doctorate degrees in most of the aforementioned programmes. Latest news and publications are available on the website.