Lead City University

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About Us

Lead City University has the vision of the University is to be a centre of excellence, a unique, urban-based University, specialising in Social Sciences, Law, Applied Sciences, Information and Communication Technology.and mission of  the University is to contribute to the development of tertiary education in Nigeria by providing qualitative access to knowledge and training, with innovative and challenging teaching techniques that guarantee a balanced education.

Currently in its seventh academic session. Lead City University, Ibadan (LCU) is a private University approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria. It has graduated three sets of students.


The school offers various programmes suitable for both the young adolescents and adult working class. It indeed recognises the need to accomodate the time constraints to individuals and therefore provides flexibility by allowing for a choice between part-time & full-time study schemes. Programmes are offered by specialized faculties in Social Sciences & Entrepreneurial Studies, Information Technology & Applied Sciences and Law.


To Ensure that the University remains at the forefront of the latest developement in the field of Information Technology and Management education, our have optimal access to data, Information and Knowledge through state-of-the-art Computer Facilities, Inter Linkage, Electronic Library, Audiovisual Aids and Student-friendly course materials.

Programs Offered


  • Education
  • Social Science & Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Information Tecnology & Applied Scien


Admission and Applications

This is to inform the general public that Lead City University has not appointed any agent(s) in and outside Nigeria to collect money from prospective Students in other to secure admission into the University. Applicants should visit the University website www.lcu.edu.ng for comprehensive information on admission procedures.

Prospective candidates, Guardians, Parents, Sponsors and general public should BEWARE of these numbers : 08102505715, 07067361243, 0814058046, 08063348873 and this website address: www.topix.com The following account numbers DO NOT belong to Lead City University, Ibadan: UBA – 2058961300, Access Bank – 0047139808

For genuine information about Lead City University Admission, Please visit www.lcu.edu.ng or call 08033237874


Please CLICK HERE to download the Admission Form.


Method of Application/Payment


LCU screening forms can be downloaded from our website or procured with a non-refundable fee of Ten Thousand, Five Hundred Naira (N10,500) by bank draft payable to Lead City University, Ibadan. Completed application forms should be returned to the Admissions officer, Lead City University P.O Box 1267, Dugbe Ibadan. Tel: 08030530351 or at the Liaison Office (Osborne Road, Ikoyi).


Lead City University & Lead City High School Admission Forms are now available at:
1. LCU Business School Old Kingsway Building, Dugbe, Ibadan (08033064552)
2. Lagos Liaison Office at No. 12A Osborne Road Ikoyi, (adjacent to Osborne Foreshore Estate), Lagos.
3. IMTC, plot 11, Kudirat Abiola Way, 2nd floor, Beside Afribank, Alausa Bus-Stop, Along Oregun Road, Ikeja, Lagos(01-8171477, 07042692441, 07042760326)
4. Accelerated Learning System Limited Pentagon Plaza, 23 Opebi Road, Ikeja Lagos.


Bank NameAccount Number
Lead City University Microfinancce Bank Ltd.Campus and Dugbe(Old Kingsway Building) Braches
Zenith Bank Plc.1130012336
Fidelity Bank Plc.4010305093
G.T.Bank Plc.0029591261


Completed application forms should be returned to the Admissions Officer, P.O Box 1267, Dugbe, Ibadan. Tel: 08030530351, Post UME Screening fee: N2,000.



General Requirements (JAMB/Direct Entry)


The minimum entry requirement for admission into Lead Ciity University is GCE O/L, SSCE/NABTEB/ NECO or equivalent credit level pass in five(5) subjects, including English Language, and Mathematics, obtained at not more than two sittings. Those with additional (Direct Entry) qualification such as University Diploma, NCE, IJMB, OND, GCE ‘A’ Level or equivalent professional qualification etc are to proceed from part II. However, candidates awaiting result may apply provided evidence of results would be available before resumption.


Conversion Programmes: Holders of University degrees, HND, ICAN, CIBN or equivalent qualifications may proceed from part III. The University conducts aptitude tests and interviews as part of the screening exercice for all candidates seeking admission into the University. Applicants are to obtain both JAMB and LCU screening forms. Additionally being an ICT driven institution, prospective candidates must have the capacity to operate in an ICT environment.


1. Foundation / Pre-Degree programme in all faculties (9 months) : On successful completion, candidates can proceed to 100 Level of courses of their choice provided they are able to present 5 ‘O’ level credit passes at the point of upgrading.


Bachelor Degree and Diploma Programmes are available in the following Faculties/Departments


A. Faculty of Information Technology & Applied Sciences


l. Department of Computer Science and Electronics


B.Sc Computer & Information Science28203B
B.Sc Computer with Economics28203B
B.Sc Computer with Electronics28202F


ll. Department of Biochemistry & Microbiology


B.Sc Biochemistry2820IJ
B.Sc Microbiology28229J




B. Faculty of Social Sciences & Entrepreneurial Studies


l. Department of Accounting & Finance


B.Sc Accounting28206A


ll. Department of Business Administration & Office Management.


B.Sc Business Administration28208D
B.Sc Marketing28223A




IV. Department of Politics and International Relations


B.Sc International Relations28213C
B.PA Public Administration28213C


V. Department of Economics


B.Sc Economics28206A


VI. Department of Mass Communication & Media Technology


B.Sc Mass Communication & Media Technology28223A
B.Sc Mass Communication & Media Technology28223A


C. Faculty of Education (New Faculty)


ll. Department of Sports & Educational Management


B.Ed Educational Management28213C