In a noteworthy development, Edo State University (EDSU), Uzairue, has rolled out an invitation for applications from prospective students who are keen to upgrade their academic qualifications. The university’s Conversion programme paves the way for holders of Higher National Diplomas (HND) to convert their qualifications into full-fledged Bachelor of Science degrees in an array of disciplines.
|🎓 University||Edo State University (EDSU), Uzairue|
|🔄 Conversion Programme||From HND to B.Sc. Degree|
|📚 Courses Offered||B.Sc. in Accounting, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Mass Communication, Maths & Computer Science, Microbiology, Political Science|
|📜 O-Level Requirements||5 Credits (incl. English & Maths) matching JAMB standards|
|🎖️ HND Requirements||Min. of Lower Credit in HND from approved institutions. Completed NYSC or exemption.|
|⏰ Duration||24 Months|
|💰 Application Fee||₦ 20,000.00|
|🗓️ Application Deadline||6 weeks from advertisement date|
Degree Courses on Offer
Edo State University is providing the following B.Sc. courses for those interested in the HND to Degree Conversion programme:
- B.Sc. in Accounting
- B.Sc. in Biological Sciences
- B.Sc. in Business Administration
- B.Sc. in Mass Communication
- B.Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science
- B.Sc. in Microbiology
- B.Sc. in Political Science
Eligibility and Programme Duration
Basic ‘O’ Level Requirements:
To be considered, candidates must have a minimum of five (5) credits in the Senior School Certificate Examination, General Certificate of Examination, or an equivalent qualification. Essential subjects include English Language and Mathematics, and these credentials must be obtained within a maximum of two sittings. Furthermore, it’s crucial to note that these prerequisites must be in line with standards set by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
Beyond the general requirements for the respective degree programmes, applicants should possess an HND (Higher National Diploma) with a minimum grade of Lower Credit. This diploma must be from a Polytechnic or Monotechnic recognised by the University Senate. It’s also mandatory for candidates to have completed the National Youth Service Corps programme or be in possession of an exemption certificate.
All conversion courses will be conducted over a span of 24 months.
Application Procedure and Fees
Hopeful candidates can fill out the online application form on the Edo State University, Uzairue official website: EDSU Conversion Programme Application.
Application Fee: A non-refundable fee of ₦20,000.00 is required for the application process.
Contact and Additional Information
For further clarifications, potential applicants can direct their queries to:
The Conversion Programme Unit,
Edo State University, Uzairue, Edo State, Nigeria.
- Email: email@example.com
- Phone Numbers: 09025412171, 07012641913, 08064888518
Interested individuals should take note of the deadline: Applications will close six (6) weeks from the date of this announcement.
For those considering furthering their studies and enhancing their qualifications, this is an exceptional opportunity provided by one of Nigeria’s leading academic institutions.