Prospective students

Covenant University aims to provide prospective students with as much information as possible about our undergraduate programmes, the application and admissions processes. In addition to exploring our website, prospective students can join our mailing list to get information about Covenant University, admissions and more. Prospective students can also learn about our undergraduate programmes and the application process by physically visiting our Admissions Office on-campus. 


Before you apply

Prospective students of Covenant University are to obtain the JAMB Form for current year of admission, choose Covenant University and sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) as prescribed in the relevant advertisement for the admission exercise.

Also, applicants must complete the online Covenant University Application Forms

Review the website information for your programme of interest:

Note, it is essential to submit all supporting documents for your application on or before the given application lifeline. 



Applicant’s Responsibility

It is the responsibility of the applicant to submit all required documents by the given lifeline. Neither the Admissions Office nor the Departments can assume the responsibility of informing the applicant about incomplete, wrong or missing documents.

Covenant University will not release any document (original, photocopied, or electronic) submitted in support of an application to the student or a third party, as this will become a part of Covenant University application records. If application documents are forged, falsified, or altered, the Admissions Office will notify all relevant officials and submission of such illegal documents will disqualify an applicant for admission.

Non-Refundable Application Fee

  • The application form fee for the 2020/2021 academic year is N7,000 (Seven Thousand Naira Only).
  • Post-UTME Screening fee is N2,000 (Two thousand Naira only).
  • Transaction charges apply – N600 (Six Hundred Naira Only) for bank / over the counter transaction.

Payment can be made at these authorized banks – Access, Zenith, GTB, Stanbic, Keystone, CMFB, and Ecobank. 

You are required to use any of their payment platforms using the applicant’s name and receive the PIN and RECEIPT NUMBER to input on the form.

Note: Remember to save uncompleted application form for completion at a later date. An application cannot be submitted without payment of the application fee.


  • You are required to upload the following documents as your application is considered completed if you successfully upload the documents:
  • Statement of Purpose

A statement of purpose (not more than 500-words) should be prepared and submitted online with the application. The personal statement should address your academic interests and professional objectives, visions, and goals for life. Please review the programmes ( for different colleges for details.

  • Birth Certificate
  • Scanned JAMB result for current year with your visible passport photograph
  • WAEC or NECO Result (if available)
  • Letter of Sponsorship which is to be written and signed by Parents

NOTE: All documents must be in PDF format and should not be more than 200kb.

Passport photograph must be in JPEG and should not be more than 100kb

  • Principal and Pastoral Reference Letters

Three official recommendations are required for your application. These recommendations must be from persons in positions to appraise your potential for undergraduate study at Covenant University. These persons should include the following: 

  • Your Spiritual Leader
  • Principal /Teacher of your last Secondary school and 
  • An Alumnus of Covenant University (optional).

 We require the use of the online recommendation system, which utilizes a secure network and which will:

  • Automatically email your recommendation providers with instructions for online submission of the recommendation.
  • Allow applicants to track recommendations received or not received and follow up with recommenders who still need to submit their appraisals.
  • Automatically notify you when recommendations are received.

Selection Process (Create a link)

CUSAS Screening and Booking

Please note that the screening schedule would be accessible via the Screening Booking menu on the application form.

All candidates are required to pay the sum of Nine Thousand Naira Only (N9,000.00) which entails Seven Thousand Naira (N7, 000.00) for the form and Two Thousand Naira (N2,000.00) for post-UTME screening.


Admission Guide for International Students (Click here)


Rules and Regulations (Student Handbook)

As a prospective student, it is important that you get yourself acquainted with the rules and regulation that governs the institution

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