Programme Overview

The Seminary offers both Regular and Summer/Sandwich programmes leading to the award of Diplomas and Degrees. Regular programmes commences in August while Summer/Sandwich Programme commences in the last week of May over middle of July every year
2 years (Regular) 3 years (Summer) -
4 Credits in WAEC/NECO including English (not more than two sittings)

DIPLOMA OF THEOLOGY 3 years (Regular) 4 years (Summer) -
4 Credits in WAEC/NECO including English (not more than two sittings)

3 years (Regular/Summer) for Church Officers

1. Undergraduate Programmes
(a) Diploma (b) BA/BCM
2. Post Graduate Programme
(a) PGDT (b) M.A.
4 years for B.A. (Regular) 5 years for B.A. (Summer) 2 or 3 Contacts for PGDT and M.A.
Entry Requirements:
5 Credits in WAEC/NECO including English (not more than two sittings) or 1st Degree with Higher Credits
i. B.A. in Religions and Philosophy
ii. B.A. in Pastoral Studies
iii. B.A. in Mission and Evangelism
iv. B.A. in Biblical Studies
v. B.A. in Christian Education
vi. B.A. in Conflict Management and Peace Studies
vii. Bachelor of Church Ministry (BCM) for matured Ministers of God
viii. Post Graduate Diploma in Theology (PGDT)
ix. M.A. in Theology and Development Studies

Master of Arts in Theology and Development Studies (MATDS)

The Master of Arts in Theology and Development Studies is a two-year programme designed to produce Bible scholars competent in biblical theology, sound exegesis and good teaching skills. You must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Religion or Theology with a 2nd Class pass from any recognized university or theological college that is either affiliated with a Nigerian university at the degree level or accredited by recognized accrediting bodies.

BA in Theology and BA in Religion

Four-year degree programs training pastors, missionaries and Christian educators for the fast growing Nigerian church. Entrance requirements include (1) evidence of New Birth, (2) a minimum of five credits including English in O’ level WAEC or its equivalent, in not more than two sittings, (For BA in Religion, credits in Christian Religious Knowledge and one Science subject are also required), (3) a letter of recommendation by your pastor, bishop or Superintendent.


1) Candidates with a Diploma or BA from any higher institution or university may also apply.

2) Candidates with acceptable Diploma and higher qualifications in Theology, Religion or Biblical Studies are admitted into the second year of our BA Theology. The awarding Bible College or Seminary must be affiliated to any Nigerian university or validly accredited internationally.

LATS operates daily undergraduate classes, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. All Masters programs are operated in contacts, with each contacts requiring either three or four weeks (two weeks of class lectures followed by one or two weeks of presentations and exams). span>

for further information, contact:
The Registrar, LAWNA Theological Seminary, Jos
08068113581; 08077109967

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LATS - LAWNA Theological Seminary, Jos - Nigeria.
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Telephone (from inside Nigeria): 0806-811-3581; 0807-710-9967
Telephone (from outside Nigeria): +234-806-811-3581; +234-807-710-9967