LASU hikes tuition by 168% for brand new college students
LASU hikes tuition by 168% for brand new college students. Lagos State University has elevated tuition of latest college students by 168 p.c, It was gathered that new college students of the college would pay N67,048.50 as in opposition to N25,000 beforehand paid.
When contacted on the phone, the spokesperson for LASU, Adekoya Ademola, confirmed the increment of tuition for brand new college students.
He, nevertheless, clarified that returning college students aren’t affected by the increment.
A round saying the brand new tuition charge confirmed that the brand new college students would pay N67,048.50 per session.
It was titled, “2020/2021 on-line admission screening workouts (100-level – each common with out complete entrepreneurship coaching and common with complete entrepreneurship coaching – and direct entry candidates”.
“Applications are invited from suitably certified candidates for the Lagos State University 2020/2021 Admission Screening Exercise – Regular Student with out Comprehensive Entrepreneurship Training – for Candidates searching for admission through UTME (100 degree) and Direct Entry (200level).
“This on-line screening train is a compulsory requirement for entry into Lagos State University. The Tuition Fees for the Regular Student with out Comprehensive Entrepreneurship N67,048.50 solely per session.”
Ademola defined that college administration was thoughtful within the enhance of the varsity charges.
He stated, “The increment has nothing to do with the previous college students. They will proceed to pay their N25,000 until they graduate. But the incoming college students are those that can pay the N67,048.50.
“It has been authorised by the Governing Council of the University and the Lagos State Government has additionally keyed into it.
“We must get some funds to run the college. The increment has been marginal. It shouldn’t be exorbitant. Some dad and mom and even the state authorities have counseled the college for not skyrocketing the charges to an quantity they can’t afford.”