A golden opportunity beckons for all aspirants seeking a career in the field of healthcare and nursing. The highly esteemed Lagos State College of Nursing (LASCON), located in the heart of Igando, Alimosho LGA, Lagos, has opened its doors for admissions into the National Diploma (ND) Programme for the academic session of 2023/2024.
|🏥 Admission Notice||Lagos State College of Nursing (LASCON) invites applications for its National Diploma (ND) Programme for 2023/2024.|
|🎓 Entry Requirements||Applicants must score at least 200 in JAMB 2023 and have credits in English, Mathematics, Biology, Physics, and Chemistry.|
|📆 Application Timeline||Application opens from 6th July and ends on 11th August 2023.|
|📚 Study Period||The programme lasts 4 years, including a 1-year internship.|
|💻 Application Method||Applications are to be made online on the LASCON website with a payment of NGN 10,000.|
|🖨️ Admission Photocard||After form submission, print a color photocopy of the admission photocard for the exam.|
|📝 Examination||The Post-UTME exam is on 19th August 2023 and is a Computer-Based Test.|
|💵 Fees||First-year fees are N300,000, and there’s a non-refundable acceptance fee of N50,000.|
A Career in Nursing: The LASCON Proposition
LASCON offers an enriching and comprehensive four-year National Diploma (ND) Programme, interspersed with a year of immersive internship. The course is meticulously designed to foster a holistic development of its students, endowing them with the requisite skills and knowledge to become competent healthcare professionals.
Entry Requirements: What You Need to Apply
The admission process is stringent and meticulously planned, ensuring only deserving candidates secure a spot. The basic entry requirements include:
- JAMB: Applicants should have scored 200 or above in the recently concluded 2023 JAMB and chosen LASCON as their choice of institution.
- WASSCE/NECO (OLevel): Aspirants must also possess credit in five subjects – English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Physics and Chemistry, acquired in not more than two sittings.
How to Apply: Step-by-Step Guide
The application window commences on Thursday, 6th July and concludes on Friday, 11th August 2023. All aspiring candidates are urged to seize this opportunity and submit their applications within this period.
LASCON’s application process is digital, swift, and user-friendly. Follow these steps:
- Visit LASCON’s official portal at https://lascon.edu.ng.
- Initiate your application process by clicking on “Start Application”. Complete the registration form. Remember your login credentials for future use.
- Proceed to ‘Make Payment’ on the dashboard.
- Pay the application fee of NGN10,000 (Ten Thousand Naira) only through the online banking application.
- Upon successful payment, your portal status will update, enabling you to finish your application.
- After submitting your application, an examination photocard will appear. Print this out in colour for the examination.
- Note that only candidates with valid examination photocards will gain entry into the Computer-Based Testing Examination Center.
Post-UTME Examination: Be Ready to Face the Challenge
The Post-UTME Examination is scheduled for Saturday, 19th August 2023, commencing at 7:00am sharp. The venue will be LASCON Premises. The examination will test candidates on English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and Current Affairs.
Financials: What to Expect
The first-year school fee stands at NGN300,000 (Three Hundred Thousand Naira) only, payable before the session begins. Additionally, a non-refundable acceptance fee of NGN50,000 (Fifty Thousand Naira) only is required upon acceptance of the admission offer. It’s worth noting that the training is residential.
Fraud Alert: Stay Informed, Stay Safe
LASCON wishes to caution all applicants against fraudulent activities. Beware of scams and misinformation. This advert serves as the sole authentic call for applications into LASCON, Igando, Lagos, for the 2023/24 academic session.
LASCON invites all prospective healthcare enthusiasts to apply and embark on a rewarding journey towards becoming nursing professionals. Remember, the opportunities are boundless for those who dare to dream and act.
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