Colleges and Universities Offering Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning in Nigeria

  • Course Name: Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning(Urban and Regional Planning)
  • Major Subject: Urban and Regional Planning
  • Course Category: Degree Courses

Institutions Offering Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning

  • Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso  
    Admission requirements:
    Admission to 100 level is on the basis of performance in the University Matriculation Examination (U.M.E.) conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) or good performances in the Pre-Degree Science Programme final examination.
    In addition, candidate must have at least five credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Biology at the S.S.C.E/G.C.E O'Level or its equivalent in order to qualify for admission into any of the faculties. For this purpose, a combination of credit passes at ”0” Level in five science subjects and at not more than two sittings is acceptable.
    Candidates are also required to fulfill such faculty and department entry requirements as may be prescribed from time to time.

    Admission by Direct Entry
    Admission to 200 level by Direct Entry is based on the performance at the G.C.E. ”A” Level Examination or its equivalent. Applicants with any of the following qualifications may be considered for admission by Direct Entry, provided all the five subjects at '0' Level are obtained at not more than two sittings;
    ND with upper credit/HND/N.C.E. at credit level in relevant subjects (plus U.M.E. requirements) may be considered for admission into the 200 Level.
    Penalty for Gaining Admission with Falsified Credentials/Certificates
    Candidates admitted to the University are seriously warned in their own interest, not to present false credentials/certificates to the University for their admission. The laws that established LAUTECH empowers the Senate to deprive any person of any degree, diploma or other award of the University which has been conferred upon him/her if, after due enquiry, it is discovered that the candidate has fraudulently gained admission into the University or obtained that award.
  • Osun State University Osun State University, Osogbo  
    Admission requirements:
    U.M.E. Candidates
    For admission into the first degree programme in Urban and Regional Planning, a candidate must have the senior secondary certificate (SSCE) or its equivalents with credit level passes in five (5) subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Physics and Geography to form the core subjects, with credit in other relevant Science subjects at not more than two sittings. The candidate must also earn an acceptable score in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

    Direct Entry Candidates
    Candidates seeking admission by direct entry into the 200 level Urban and Regional Planning programme, must have Advanced Level passes in at least Mathematics and Physicsy, in addition to credit level passes in five of the subjects listed in 3.2.1 above at the SSCE or its equivalents. Candidates with ND and approved equivalents in relevant fields with at least a lower credit may be considered for direct entry into the prograamme.candidates with acceptable pass in the UNIOSUN Foundation programme are also eligible for admission for entry into the 100 level of the programme.
  • The Federal University of Technology Akure The Federal University of Technology Akure, Akure  
    Admission requirements:
    (a) UTME Admission

    Admission into the department is mainly through the UTME. The entry requirement is 5 credits at not more than two sittings in SSCE, WASSCE, NECO, or its equivalent in the following subjects: English Language, Mathematics, Geography and any two subjects from Chemistry, Biology/Agric. Science, Economics and Technical Drawing. The prospective Candidate must have at least a pass in Physics.

    UTME Subjects:

    English Language, Mathematics and any two from Physics, Chemistry, Economics and Geography.

    (b) Direct Entry Admission

    In addition to fulfilling the requirement for (a) above, candidates seeking admission to 200 Level shall possess any of the following:

    i. Advanced level passes in at least two of the following: Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Physics and Chemistry; and

    ii. National Diploma (ND) at Upper Credit in Town and Regional Planning.
  • Imo State University Imo State University, Owerri  
    Admission Requirements


    In addition to having a UTME Score acceptable to the University and also a post UTME score, each candidate must have at least five credit level passes. These must include English language, Mathematics, Geography and any two of Economics, Tech, Drawing, Government, Biology and Chemistry, Physics and fine Arts. Candidates possessing other qualifications may be considered by the senate on the recommendation of the Department of Urban and Regional Planning.

    Direct Entry:

    Holders of the National Diploma in URP or a closely related field of environmental sciences may be considered for direct entry admission. Such candidates, however must have obtained a. The five credits mentioned above,
    b. Not less than a lower credit in National Diploma.
  • Ambrose Alli University Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma  
    Entry requirements:
    1.Admission is by concessional examination organized by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB). To be eligible for admission, candidates must have at least five (5) credits in the West African School Certificate or its equivalent at not more than two sittings.
    2.Details of subjects required are in faculty handbook.
    3Candidates for admission may be required to attend an interview.
    4.Admission requirement are as provided for in the general University Regulations.
    5.Direct Entry requirement are as specified in the relevant section of this handbook.
  • University of Lagos University of Lagos, Lagos  
    Admission requirements:
    Direct Entry:
    I. Very good passes in JUPEB/A’ Level subjects:
    Mathematics, Geography and any
    one of Chemistry, Physics, Biology or
    II. HND/ND (Distinction) in Urban and Regional
    Planning in 300/200 Level.

    Five O/Level credit passes in English
    Language, Mathematics, Geography
    and any two of Physics, Biology,
    Chemistry, Economics, and Fine
    Arts/Technical Drawing.
  • Novena University Novena University, Ogume  
    Admission requirements:
    Five Credits at SSCE (or its equivalent) in English, Physics, Mathematics and any other 2 subjects preferably Chemistry Geography & Biology in that order A’ Level passes in Physics and Mathematics
    UME subjects are English, Physics, Mathematics and any of Chemistry, Geography or Biology.
  • Valley View Polytechnic Valley View Polytechnic, Ohafia  
    - Original certification of credit passes in five(5) requisite O/Level subjects at not more than two(2) sittings, and minimum total score of 110 at the JAMB examination (UTME) in the required UTME subjects.
  • Redeemer's University Redeemer's University, Ede  
  • Delta State University of Science and Technology Delta State University of Science and Technology, Ozoro  
  • Abia State University Abia State University, Uturu  
  • Yaba College of Technology Yaba College of Technology, Yaba  
  • Wesley University Wesley University, Ondo  
  • University of Jos University of Jos, Jos  
  • University of Ilorin University of Ilorin, Ilorin  
  • Modibbo Adama University of Technology Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola  
  • Kano State University of Science and Technology Kano State University of Science and Technology, Wudil  
  • Federal University of Technology Owerri Federal University of Technology Owerri, Owerri  
  • Federal University of Technology Minna Federal University of Technology Minna, Minna  
  • Enugu State University of Science and Technology Enugu State University of Science and Technology, Enugu  
  • University of Ibadan University of Ibadan, Ibadan  
  • Gregory University Gregory University, Uturu  
  • Cross River University of Technology Cross River University of Technology, Calabar  
  • Crescent University Crescent University, Abeokuta  
  • Caritas University Caritas University, Enugu  
  • Benue State University Benue State University, Makurdi  
  • Bells University of Technology Bells University of Technology, Ota  
  • Bayero University Bayero University, Kano  
  • Ahmadu Bello University Ahmadu Bello University, Kaduma  

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