University pathways


olumawu Foundation program

Welcome to Olumawu University Foundation program offering comprehensive pathways to Universities in Nigeria and Overseas.
In particular, the program offers very cost-effective pathway for students to renowned overseas university education.

International university Foundation program (IUFP)

The International University Foundation Program (IUFP) is a full-time pre-degree university pathway course which offers a fast-track entry to universities that have signed Progression agreements with London College Of business and Law (LCBL). Students completing the course at Olumawu School can thereafter progress to degree courses at their preferred university.
Students are awarded the IUFP completion certificate upon successful completion of the program. The award is given by the IUFP assessment committee and the students will then proceed to one of our partner schools as a full time, degree student.
The partner universities that recognise the IUFP as satisfying their entrance criteria for direct admission into first year of their degree courses are located at:


Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Matriculation Board is popularly referred to as JUPEB. The programme is moderated by the University of Lagas numerous affiliated centers across the Nigeria. Additionally, JUPEB is a nine (9) month program that allows successful applicants to get admitted to 200-level courses without taking JAMB examination.

Another benefit of IJMB is that, as long as you achieve the course’s minimum Cut Off Mark, 80% of Nigerian institutions would accept the results for entrance into any department. In conclusion, a potential candidate only needs to;
• Register for the program.
• Attend classes for roughly ten months.
• Attend the IJMB final test and use the certificate for admission to 200-level courses without JAMB.

united kingdom universities

australia/canada/dubai universities

courses includes

program Duration

There are two program duration, the intensive and standard.

Course structure

Study six subjects: three core subjects and three electives required for your degree course

Core Subjects
Elective Subjects

Enrolment Eligibility

To be enrolled for IUFP, students must have completed their Senior Secondary Education and be at least 16 years old. They must have acquired 5 credits in their ‘O’ Level exam (WAEC/NECO/Cambridge IGCSE/Cambridge ‘O’ Level), including English Language and Mathematics.

why study with us

Flexible mode of learning

We offer a hybrid teaching and learning platform which makes the program accessible to every student in any part of the country also Lectures are delivered in-person within our state-of-the-art facilities, including boarding accommodation for students who would prefer physical classes.
Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)- In an effort to ensure every student, irrespective of location, has access to quality education pathways which give them the opportunity to study in the university of their dreams, Olumawu Pre-University offers Virtual Learning Environments where students have access to all the course modules and online tutors for support and guidance.
Where learning is undertaken virtually however, during examination, students will be expected to travel down to the school facility for the written progression and placement examinations under the supervision of delegates from the London College of Business and Law (LCBL).

Certified Teaching Staff

Our dedicated teachers are highly qualified and certified to teach the course in their respective subject areas.

Support for Skill and Personal Growth

Your personal growth and development are key in reaching your academic goals. At Olumawu School, we focus on your best attributes, helping you grow into your potentials in school and life.

Start Dates

The standard starting periods are both January and September.

Benefits of the IUFP to students

Quick Admission Route

As an international student based in Nigeria, completing the IUFP after your secondary education gives you the opportunity to study an extensive variety of degree course in any of the IUFP partner universities with no extra qualification needed.

University Placement Support

The IUFP is a highly structured and comprehensive program that supports students not only during the program but also assists them secure a place at a leading University via IUFP’s University Placement Service.

Gain a prestigious university education

State-of-the-art facilities, high academic standards, influential network and better employment opportunities are some of the gains of studying in a top university. The IUFP not only provides you with this edge but gives you the option to choose from a list of prestigious universities!

Cost Effectiveness

Taking the IUFP in your home country offers huge financial savings for parents when compared to undertaking a university Foundation course overseas with the same success outcome!

Test of English Proficiency

No Additional Proof of Language Testing is required to progress to the university of your choice.
The Academic English module, one of the core subjects of the course, suffices as proof of English Language competency for IUFP students who wish to study in Australia or Canada. However, students who wish to progress to UK universities need also a Credit grade in English Language in their O’ Level examination!