We extend a warm welcome to students from Nigeria.

Here you'll find out about the entry requirements for Anglia Ruskin and the qualification equivalents from your home country. You'll also find information about how to apply, fees and scholarships, events we're holding and contact details for us and our approved agents in your country.

Events in Nigeria

Senior International Recruitment Manager Nana Adom will be visiting Nigeria on the following dates. To arrange an appointment with Nana, please email

Date Event City Time Venue Address
Thursday 7 March 2019  British Council Fair  Lagos  10:00am - 17:00pm  Zone Tech Park Gbagada Lagos  Zone Tech Park Gbagada Lagos, Plot 9, Gbagada Industrial Scheme, Gbagada Expressway
Saturday 9 March 2019  British Council Fair  Abuja  10:00am - 17:00pm  Abuja: The Sheraton Hotel  Abuja: The Sheraton Hotel, Ladi Kwali Road, Wuse Zone 4 
Wednesday 20 March 2019 Universities Study Tour  Kaduna  TBC Asaa Pyramid Hotel, Kaduna  Asaa Pyramid Hotel, Kaduna, 13, Lafia Road, By Independence Way, City Centre, Kaduna, Nigeria 
Saturday 23 March 2019  Universities Study Tour  Akure  TBC  Grand Capital Hotel, Akure  Grand Capital Hotel, Akure, Ola Akadiri St, Alagbaka, Akure, Nigeria
Wednesday 27 March 2019  Universities Study Tour  Ilorin  TBC  Noktel Hotel, Ilorin  Noktel Hotel, Ilorin, 14 & 16 Noktel drive, off catchment road, Ilorin, Nigeria 
Saturday 30 March 2019 Universities Study Tour 
Benin  TBC  Protea Hotel, Benin  

Protea Hotel, Benin, 4, Central Road, Off Sapele Road, Benin City, Nigeria



Wednesday 3 April 2019  Universities Study Tour  Owerri  TBC  Greatwood Hotel, Owerri  Greatwood Hotel, Owerri, Plot 12, Commercial District G PortHacourt Owerri Road New Owerri, 000460, Owerri, Nigeria 
Thursday 2 May 2019  Abuja Expo Day  Abuja  10:00am - 17:00pm  Sheraton Hotel Abuja  Sheraton Hotel Abuja ladi Kwali St, Wuse zone 4, Abuja, Nigeria 
Saturday 4 May 2019 Lagos Expo Day  Lagos  10:00am - 17:00pm  Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos, 52 Kofo Abayomi St, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria 

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Entry requirements

Academic qualification equivalents

for students coming from Nigeria to Anglia Ruskin

If you’re applying for an undergraduate course (year 1 entry) you must hold one of the following:

  • a recognised international foundation qualification
  • Ordinary National Diploma (OND) or Higher National Diploma (HND), plus O’ Level credit passes in Mathematics and English Language
  • one year of university education plus O’ Level credit passes in at least five subjects (including Mathematics and English Language)
  • a recognised Advanced Level qualification, or equivalent
  • OR WAEC/NECO with 5 credits at B3 or above / English C6
  • Additional course requirements if any (see Faculty Course Requirements)

If you’re applying for a postgraduate taught course you must hold one of the following:

  • a UK equivalent bachelors degree (minimum lower second class, 2:2)
  • Nigerian postgraduate diploma
  • a recognised pre-Masters course
  • English C6
  • Additional course requirements if any (see Faculty Course Requirements)

Interested in our postgraduate research degrees? Please visit our postgraduate research pages, where you’ll find entry requirements.

Some of our courses may have extra requirements, such as portfolios for art and design courses. These are outlined in our course pages.

If you don't meet academic requirements for undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses then Cambridge Ruskin International College (CRIC) can help. CRIC provides foundation and pre-Masters courses which will help you meet the requirements for our degrees. 

English requirements

English language requirements

We can accept English within the Brandos Atestatas if taken at State Exam Level and passed with minimum 75% (depending on your course choice).

If English is not your first language you'll need to be able to show you have the required level of English language. This is so we can ensure you'll be able to follow your course.

  • Our standard entry criteria for undergraduate courses is IELTS 6.0 or equivalent, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing).
  • Our standard entry criteria for postgraduate taught and postgraduate research courses is IELTS 6.5, with nothing lower than 5.5 in any of the four elements (listening, speaking, reading and writing).

If you don't meet our English language requirements, our Anglia Ruskin University Language Centre offers a range of courses which could help you achieve the level required for entry onto a degree course.

Our Language Centre offers the English language proficiency test (ELPT) in the UK and overseas. To find out if we are holding the ELPT in your country, check our events page or email your country manager.

How to apply

Here are some links to important information that’ll help you with your application to Anglia Ruskin University:

Approved agents

EPS Education

  • Location: Abuja
  • Address: Plot 340 Kado District, By Naval Quarters Mess, Opposite NAF Conference Center
  • Telephone: 0818 282 1207
  • Email:

UKEAS Nigeria

  • Location: Abuja
  • Address: Ground Floor, 50, Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Osas & Oseji Building, Between UBA and H-Medix, Wuse 2, Abuja FCT.
  • Telephone: +234 9 781 8864
  • Email:
  • Website:


UKEAS Nigeria

  • Location: Enugu
  • Address: Suite B8, First Floor, Bethel Plaza, 36 Garden Avenue, Enugu.
  • Telephone: +234 705 919 3156
  • Email:
  • Website:

UKEAS Nigeria


UKEAS Nigeria (Ikeja Office)

UKEAS Nigeria (Victoria Island Office)

UKEAS Nigeria

  • Location: Port Harcourt
  • Address: Ukeas Nigeria (Port Harcourt Office), Plot 156, No 11 Tom Inko-Tariah Street, Rumuogba Estate, Port Harcourt.
  • Telephone: +234 811 670 9992
  • Email:
  • Website:


British Canadian International Education

  • Location: Abuja
  • Address: 24B Djibouti Crescent, off Freetown Street behind Rockview Hotel, the 5th House after Zartech Wuse 2, Abuja
  • Office Telephone: 081-7149-5402 / 09-093478930 / Mobile: 080-6678-8636
  • Email:
  • Website:

British Canadian International Education


TG Marchnata Education

  • Location: Abuja
  • Address: Suite 301A Dbm Plaza, Plot 1381-1383, Cadastral Zone A02 (Opp First Forty Hotel), Aminu Kano Crescent, Wuse 2, Abuja Nigeria.
  • Telephone: 0811 111 1054 / 0809 393 8217
  • Email:
  • Website:

TG Marchnata Education

Diamond Giant Consulting

  • Location: Lagos
  • Address:Suit 53 Terrace By Ecobank Tafawa Balewa Square Race Course, Lagos Island Lagos
  • Telephone: +234 803 508 7511 / +234 802 460 3725
  • Email:
  • Website:

SI-UK Education Council

  • Location: Lagos
  • Address: 2nd Floor, 84 Opebi Road, Ikeja, Lagos
  • Telephone: 01 212 0530 / 01 212 0531 / 0811 047 7469
  • Email:
  • Website:


Solomon Word International Education (SWIE)

  • Location: Lagos
  • Address: Suite 56 (2nd Floor) Lsdpc Ogba Shopping Arcade, Ogba-Ikeja, Lagos
  • Telephone: 01 821 4045 / 0802 666 8008
  • Email:
  • Website:

3AG Global Resources Limited

  • Location: Lagos
  • Address: 1st Floor Back Wing, 9 Olufunmilola Okikiolu Street Off Toyin St, Ikeja, Lagos
  • Telephone: +234 1 342 6927 / +234 802 950 6546
  • Email:
  • Website:

Glory Educational Services

Dave Abion Consulting