Distance Learning Institute offers degree programmes in the following disciplines:-

B.Sc. Accounting

B.Sc. Business Administration

B.Sc. Economics

B.Sc. Public Administration

B.Sc. Education with specialization in the following subject areas:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Business Education
  • Economics

B.Ed. Early Childhood Education

B.A. Education/English

The courses in B.Sc. Accounting, B.Sc. Business Administration, B.Sc. Economics and B.Sc. Public Administration span three to five years, courses in Education Science span between two to five years depending on the entry qualifications of the candidate.

All courses spam four to five years.


  1. B.Sc. Transportation Management
  2. B.Sc. Finance


  1. Postgraduate Diploma in Education School Management and Leadership Educational Technology Municipal Administration and Environmental Management Security Management and Infrastructure Protection Law Enforcement and Police Science Forensic Science and Criminal Intelligence
  2. Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
  3. Masters in Public Administration (MPA)
  4. Masters in Educational Technology

DLI boasts of global class facilities such as:

  • Learner Support Services
  • 1,500 Seating Capacity Auditorium
  • Virtual Library with robust databases
  • E-Resource Centre
  • Small & Large Tutorial Rooms
  • A Video Recording Studio
  • A Robust Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Video conferencing facilities

The DLI has a full complement faculty consisting of both academic and non-academic staff. The academic staff is further divided into core and adjunct facilitators. Being part of the University of Lagos, our faculty of adjunct lecturers and facilitators include qualified and experienced lecturers from all the cognate faculties collaborating with DLI to offer Open Distance Education.  There is also an institutionalized operational quality assurance for all our programmes.

Considering existing capacity built in partnership with the cognate faculties within the University of Lagos, DLI is willing to collaborate with UNITAR to offer the following courses:

  • Masters in Conflict, Peace and Security
  • Masters in Electoral Policy and Administration
  • Diploma in Peace Management
  • Diploma in Electoral Policy and Administration.

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