Along with additional accreditation, earning a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree permits you to practice law most countries. These academic programs give you a solid understanding of law and the thinking skills necessary for the field.
An LLM allows you to legally arbitrage tussles in any field of career specialization. A Master of Law gives wealth of knowledge, most people who graduate from this degree can specialize in any field of legal defense.
To gain admission into the Nigerian universities (both public and private universities are in every state of the federation including the FCT), a prospective student has to sit for and successfully pass the UME(Universities Matriculation Examination) which is administered by JAMB (Joint Admission and Matriculation Board). Also individual universities regularly screen prospective candidates to make sure they are up to par for university level work in Nigeria.
The Law Programme is tailored after the National University Commission’s guidelines which emphasize the need for Law graduates to be knowledgeable in other fields of huma
The Oba Erediauwa College of Law turned out its first crop of graduates in 2004. The eleventh batch graduating today is already at the Law School.
The Law Programme is tailored after the National University Commission’s guidelines which emphasize the need for Law graduates to be knowledgeable in other fields of human endeavour, such as Psychology, Economics, Philosophy, etc., so as to fully appreciate analyze and understand the important role that law plays in the Nigerian Society in particular and the entire humanity in general.
A candidate who wished to transfer from another University must possess the minimum entry requirement for Admission to the College of Law. Application Forms are obtainable from the Admission Office of the University. Application for transfer to the College will be treated on its own merit.
Applications for course leading to a first degree (i.e. in respect of “a” above) must be on the prescribed forms obtained from the Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Abuja.
In addition to A and C above, suitable candidates will be required to submit themselves for a written test, followed by an oral interview.
Upon admission, students shall pay to the University all fees prescribed by the University, and observe all such regulations as are related to registration and matriculation.
Matriculation and Registration