Exciting news for students and professionals alike! Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro and Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FPI/FUOYE) have rolled out their Top-Up (Degree and HND Conversion) Programme applications for the academic session of 2023/2024.
|📚 Programme||Top-Up (Degree & HND Conversion) at Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro/Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FPI/FUOYE) 2023/2024|
|🎓 Purpose||Provides quality uni education for university grads & HND holders, aiding academic rectification & certification upgrade.|
|🎯 Programme Objectives||Conversion from HND to uni degree, upgrade degree quality, facilitate degree/career change, & level academic ground for degree acquisition.|
|🏢 Available Courses||Courses in Engineering, Sciences, Agriculture & Management Sciences (e.g. B.Eng. Computer Engineering, B.Sc. Accounting)|
|📜 Admission Requirements||5 O’Level credits, relevant subjects in 2 sittings, English (compulsory), Maths (for some faculties), min Third Class Honours or HND, NYSC completion/exemption.|
|📅 Duration & Venue||2 years, six semesters (15 weeks each). At Engineering Complex, Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro (Full-Time)|
|📝 How to Apply||Obtain form at Federal Polytechnic Ilaro after N15,000 payment. Submit with credentials at Directorate of Linkage & Affiliation, Ilaro.|
|📆 Key Dates||Sales of forms: 14th Aug – 25th Oct 2023. First screening: 28th Oct 2023.|
An Insight into the Top-Up Programme
The collaborative initiative between Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro and Federal University Oye-Ekiti provides an unparalleled platform which offers avenues for high-quality university education for aspiring candidates. This scheme is a beacon of hope for university graduates who faced academic challenges during their initial degree, offering them a chance to improve their academic standings. Moreover, HND graduates can utilise this golden opportunity to elevate their qualifications to University Degrees.
Key Objectives of the Top-Up Programme
The FUOYE Top-Up Programme aims to:
- Bridge the academic gap, enabling HND holders to convert to university degree certification.
- Enhance the standard of university degrees, especially for those who graduated with Third Class or Pass.
- Offer the possibility for a change in degree or career, as per student requirements.
- Level the playing field for acquiring a university degree.
Available Courses for the FUOYE – Ilaro Poly Top-Up/Conversion Programme
Faculty of Engineering:
- B.Eng. Computer Engineering
- B.Eng. Civil Engineering
- B.Eng. Electrical/Electronics Engineering
- B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Sciences:
- B.Sc. Computer Science
- B.Sc. Mathematics
- B.Sc. Physics
- B.Sc. Industrial Chemistry
- B.Sc. Microbiology
- B.Sc. Biochemistry
Faculty of Agriculture:
- B.Agric. Animal Production and Health
- B.Agric. Food Science and Technology
- B.Agric. Hospitality and Tourism Management
Faculty of Management Sciences:
- B.Sc. Accounting
- B.Sc. Business Administration & Management
- B.Sc. Banking & Finance
- B.Sc. Public Administration
To be eligible:
- Applicants need to have a minimum of five (5) O’Level subjects with credit scores in pertinent subjects, achieved in no more than two attempts.
- A credit in English Language is mandatory for all candidates, and those keen on faculties of Engineering, Sciences, and Social Sciences also require a credit in Mathematics.
- A minimum of a Third Class Honours, Pass degree, or an HND certificate from a recognised institution is requisite for the conversion programme.
- All candidates should have completed or be exempted from the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme.
Additional Programme Details
- Duration: The programme spans two years, divided into six semesters, each lasting 15 weeks. The final duration is subject to the institution’s decision.
- Lecture Venue: Classes will be held at the Engineering Complex, Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, on a full-time basis.
How to Apply
- Application Form: Available at Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro upon a non-refundable payment of N15,000.
- Submission: Once filled, present the form along with pertinent credentials (originals & photocopies) and the payment receipt at the Directorate of Linkage and Affiliation, Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro.
- Online Application: For a smoother process, click here to apply online.
Application Timeline: 14th August – 25th October 2023 First Admission Screening: Scheduled for 28th October 2023.
For further queries, feel free to reach out to:
- Mr. S.A. Taiwo: 08033806653
- Mr. D.A. Fatuase: 07068416010
Grab this chance to advance your academic journey and open doors to promising career prospects with the FPI/FUOYE Top-Up Programme.