OIS Service is the official partner of a number of diplomatic missions and consortia of International schools. In Nigeria, our mission is to offer inimitable international education opportunities in the topmost school around the world ranging from nursery to university education levels. We also assist with execution of an admission processes for GCSE and A-level programmes.

To effectively manage this, our educational counsellors are equipped with crucial pre-requisite knowledge and experience to provide expert information and guidance to enable you make an informed decision. We are uniquely positioned to guide you through the entire processes to ensure a hitch-free application, admission, travels and settling in for studies.

1. SCHOOLS: Universities (Undergraduate and Post Graduate)

We process admissions into leading institutions across three continents to deliver a vast range of higher education programs to international students, within modern facilities for modern learning.

The excellent education services we provide, in conjunction with our university partners, enables international students to achieve their full potential and join more than 2,000 degree courses at some of the world's most popular and high-profile institutions.

Whether students choose to study in iconic city-centre locations or in the heart of major university campuses, our network of partners provides them with unrivalled choices, quality and support.

Universities we facilitate Admissions into include:

United StatesUnited KingdomChina
Oregon State UniversityUniversity of East AngliaNANKAI University, Tianjin
University of South FloridaUniversity of Exeter
Colorado State UniversityNewcastle University
Marshall UniversityNewcastle University London
George Mason UniversityUniversity of Manchester
Drew UniversityGlasgow Caledonian University
Saint Louis UniversityQueens University Belfast
City University London
St Georges, University of London
University of Gloucestershire
University of Sterling
Leeds Beckett University
2. SCHOOLS: A-Levels, GCSE, Junior Secondary, Primary & Nursery

Our International Partners, Cognita, own a number of schools in which young talents are recognized and nurtured to bring out the best in them in preparation for the challenges of a fast moving world. We focus on children within the age group of 4 to 18 years.

The primary school programme is targeted at children between the ages of 4 to 12 years and gives attention to the complete development of the child in the classroom and beyond.

The high school programme is for students aged 12 to 16 and provides a framework of academic challenges and life skills through embracing and transcending traditional schools subjects.


Through our education partners Cognita schools, OIS organizes an international hitch-free excursion for students and tutors to get the experience of international schools with very unique values in locations like the United Kingdom, Brazil, Chile, Singapore, Spain, Thailand or Vietnam.

During the visit, there will be formal and informal learning and the empowered school leaders will provide answers to numerous educational research questions, teach the group new things and organize expertly guided activities within and outside the school environment.

With a flexible educational tour tailored to fit your budget, the life-changing journey is designed to exceed participant’s expectations. The students will no doubt return home inspired, confident and with their horizon broadened.

From practical education, lasting cultural connections, intercontinental food, socialization, sporting & gaming activities, guided sight-seeing to professional behavioral teachings, bonding with their classmates in a new environment outside the classroom, new friends across the globe & exposure making every experience of the education tour fun-filled and memorable.

To discuss your educational tourism packages, please call us on (+234) 817 447 70 18 or send an e-mail to infoabuja@oisservices.com and you will get an immediate reply.


  • POST GRADUATE: Masters, MBA, PHD Etc
  • UNDERGRADUATE: Foundation, Pathway, Bachelors
  • A-LEVELS: Grade 12 & Grade 13
  • GCSE: Grade 10 & Grade 11
  • JUNIOR SECONDARY: Grade 7, Grade 8 & Grade 9
  • PRIMARY: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5 & Grade 6

Our Services

  • Matching Course Selection.
  • Advanced Education Counseling.
  • Pre-Departure Briefings.
  • Visa Processing Assistance.
  • Airport Pick up Assistance.
  • Accommodation Arrangement Service, amongst others.

Benefits Of Using OIS

NOTE: Submission of Admission Application by Proxy:

It is possible to submit your admission application and documents by post or email, however the processing time will take a little longer. You will need to send application forms and other required documents in a special delivery envelope or attached in an email, please refer to our contact details for our address.

Application Requirements

For primary, secondary, GSCE and A-levels, we will require a completed application form, data-page of international passport and a recent report grade sheet.

For foundation, under-graduate or post-graduate you will be required to show you have completed secondary education in line with the required grades, academic transcript, professional reference, a personal statement concerning your choice of course and other matching documents.

It is also likely that you would need to provide proof of English-language proficiency like TOEFL or IELTS.

Read FAQ
Why study abroad?
Studying abroad, particularly from primary levels can transform one's life in many ways. It helps to boost maturity, self-reliance, life-time connections worldwide, gains of a global mindset; expansion of future employment prospects, broader understanding of the way the world works and others.
Where in the world should I study?
Popular destinations and economically viable countries which OIS can process student admission for you includes: United Kingdom, Spain, USA, China, Vietnam and Singapore.
Where will I live while I'm abroad?
For most programs or educational levels, OIS can arrange for you to live with carefully chosen Host families close to your school that will match your personality and interests. Children are treated like local students, constantly monitored and brought up with moral values. You can also rent your own flat, live with other students from around the world in shared apartments or in a school accommodation.
Can family visit or live with me while abroad?
Yes. Your family can apply for a tourist visa and visit you when they want. For UK and Spain, if a child is below age 12, a parent will be eligible to apply for not just a visiting visa but child tier 4 dependent visas and live with the kid(s) throughout their stay.
What are the entry requirements
Different programs are right for different people and entry requirements vary widely between schools and countries. A child needs to be 4 years to apply for a study program abroad. For primary, secondary, GSCE and A-levels, we will require a completed application form, data-page of international passport and a recent report grade sheet. If you are applying for foundation, under-graduate or post-graduate degree you will be required to show you have completed secondary education in line with the required grades, academic transcript, professional reference and a personal statement.
It is also likely that you would need to provide proof of your English-language proficiency by taking an English language test such as TOEFL or IELTS.
Will I need to attend an admission interview?
No, you will not be required to attend an admission interview. However, depending on the program applied for or school, there could be an interview via Skype.
Applicants would also have the opportunity to ask more questions directly to the school's international admission officer.
We from OIS have direct contact with the international schools we represent. You will be properly guided to choose a suitable school and support you through the application process.
How much does it cost to study abroad?
Popular DestinationsEst. Tuition FeeEst. Living Expenses
UK £15,100 £12,000
ChinaRMB 50,000 (US$5,584)RMB 54,000 ($9,950)
Spain€7,200- € 11,000€10,800
What else will I do when am offered admission?
Great! You are in. To secure your admission you will need to pay an initial terms or semesters deposit fee. Primary and Secondary schools would ask to include another deposit/bond to be refunded when the child completes the study abroad or withdraws with prior notice given to the school authority.
It is also essential to bank in other terms fees and living expenses for at-least 28days. This usually serves as evidence of students finance to cover the period of studies.
When can I start applying for study aboard programs?
Application deadline will be different depending on the school but early application is the best way to go. Kids from Grade 1(PRY 1) to Grade 11 (GCSE or WAEC) can be transferred abroad at anytime of the year but A-levels and degree programs usually commence in January & September and application is open at-least 5(five) months before each academic session.
How can I get a Visa?
OIS will guide you through the visa application process, we have a team of experienced visa counsellors and our visa success rate stands at 99%.
Can I work during my studies abroad?
Often there is a limit of 20 hours paid work per week during your studies (18yrs and above), your school will provide you with a reference letter to prospective employer.
Will I get refund if my visa is refused?
Having paid a deposit to the institution for tuition fees and your visa is refused; you will receive a refund of the deposit when we send the school a copy of your visa refusal letter. However, some of the schools will usually retain a small amount usually no more than £100 or $140 for admission fee.
Can I submit an application by proxy?
Yes you can. From our Abuja based office where we operate, we can remotely commence an application process for you, all you have to do is to forward us the relevant admission documents.
How much will OIS charge you?
All our services are FREE
Further enquires
For further enquires that we haven't address here, please feel free to ask them in the comment box below or call us NOW on (+234) 817 447 7018

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