Based in one of the world's most exciting capital cities, we're home to a diverse community of inspiring and determined learners, teachers and innovative thinkers, representing over 140 nationalities. We currently have over 200 students from Nigeria enrolled in full-time degree programmes and short-term study abroad programmes with that number continuing to grow every year.
Dedicated to employability
We take pride in helping our students reach their goals and succeed in their careers. All of our undergraduate courses include some form of work-related learning, such as a placement, client project or on-campus work experience, and many courses are accredited by professional bodies.
Budding entrepreneurs can even launch their business ideas with the support and guidance of our business incubator – Accelerator. Our international graduates looking to work in the UK after their studies will even be assisted in finding work opportunities with Tier-2 sponsoring employers.
Get in touch
If you would like more information about the University, our courses, or need some help with your application please contact us:
Helen Long'a Tongu
International Recruitment Officer (India, Africa and UK International)
Want to speak to someone in your own country? Check out our list of local reps.
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Our international team
We offer a welcoming and supportive environment situated in one of the world’s greatest cities. Our international students come from all over the world, giving you the opportunity to meet people from a variety of different backgrounds. No matter where you're from, we'll ensure you have the best possible university experience and, if you need support during your time with us, our international advisers can provide valuable information and advice.
Our students from Nigeria
Food Science MSc
"A golden opportunity to contribute my own quota in making the world a better place".
Food Science MSc
"I had the opportunity to take up a postgraduate fellowship in the Houses of Parliament, working with the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology."
International Foundation Programme, Forensic Science BSc
"Coming to the UK was the biggest step I have taken in my life and it has really exposed me to loads of things. It has made me realise that the world is so huge and full of many different people, races, cultures and ways of living."
Ayodele Tolulope Mercy
"I now have a network of mentors who can help me get my dream job thanks to London Met!"
Dr Ifesinachi Okafor-Yarwood
International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies BA (Hons)
"I was selected with two other students to represent London Met at the Hiroshima and Peace program in Japan – funded by the University and the Japan Student Services Organisation (JASSO) the Japanese Government (JASSO). These are experiences I would never forget as they dared me to start believing more in myself."
Living in London is a fantastic experience as a student – with so many places to explore, things to do and people to meet. Whether it's working in the UK, the cost of living or how to register with a doctor, we understand that as an international student you may have some questions and concerns about moving to London – we hope that the information below will help answer your questions.
Useful links for students from Nigeria
Meet us in Africa
Find out if our reps will be in your region soon
Throughout the academic year, we visit a number of different countries at higher education fairs, conferences and events.
Nigeria entry requirements
Academic entry requirements
Browse our guide of accepted qualifications for students coming to London Met from Nigeria.
English language requirements
Do you need to improve your English?
Check what level of English you'll need in order to study for a degree at London Met. If you need to improve your English, explore our pre-sessional English course.
Visas and immigration
Student (previously Tier 4) Student visa
You can start the application process for your Student visa 90 days prior to the start date of your programme.
Find somewhere to live during your studies
You can begin the process to apply for accommodation once you have accepted your offer. We work with a number of different accommodation providers that range in style and budget.
Spend a semester or year studying at London Met
If you're not looking to study your full degree with us, we can offer you the opportunity to spend a semester or year studying at London Met.
Chat to a London Met student
Send a message
We have a team of student ambassadors who you can chat to about student life, their courses, studying in London and more.