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Welcome to the country information for students from Nigeria.

Meet us in Nigeria

We visit Nigeria on average two times a year, typically in April and November. You can expect to meet us in Lagos and Abuja. Find out about our scheduled visits.

Studying at Kingston

Kingston University has welcomed students from Nigeria into many departments, including Business, Engineering and Science.

Academic excellence

Students from Nigeria are attracted to Kingston University due to its international reputation for teaching quality, supportive learning environment and close proximity to London.

Overseas education representatives in Nigeria

Below is a list of university representatives in Nigeria. Please contact your nearest representative if you would like further information:


For further information about Kingston University, please contact Nadia Palmer. If you would like information on our courses or assistance with your application, please contact one of our representatives in Nigeria. For further information about studying and living in the UK, please visit or contact the British Council at:

UK visa requirements for Nigeria

Students from Nigeria coming to study in the UK must obtain prior entry clearance and therefore need to apply for a visa. For further information please contact your local British visa processing mission:

  • Visa Section: Abuja
    Tel: (234) 09 4623251
  • Visa Section: Lagos
    Tel: (234) 01 2770780 - 2

You will need to show details of your acceptance onto a course, your offer letter and evidence of sufficient funding to support your education and living expenses while you are in the UK.

What our students say

Meet Michael from Nigeria, an international Creative Writing MA student.

Meet Yahaya from Nigeria, an international Information Systems MSc student.

Contact us

International enquiries
Tel: +44(0)20 8417 3411