Monday, 18 June 2018

EKSU 23rd Convocation Ceremonies ANNOUNCED


The Ekiti State University, wishes to inform all graduands, parents, guardians and the general public as well as  friends of the University that the activities marking its 23rd Convocation Ceremonies will take place as scheduled below:

TUESDAY, 19TH JUNE, 2018
(I)    Event:    Vice-Chancellor’s Press Conference           Venue: New Senate Chamber               Time:    10.00 am

(ii)    Event:    Convocation Play

Title: Trial of Brother Jero                Venue:    Main Auditorium               Time:      12.00Noon

(iii)    Event:    Football Match                        Venue: Sports Pavillon                   Time:    3:00p.m.

WEDNESDAY, 20TH JUNE, 2018
(i)    Event:    Environmental Sanitation                                               Time:     10.00am

(ii)    Event:    Vice-Chancellor’s Reception

Venue:    3,000-Lecture Theatre, University Main Campus, Ado – Ekiti                                   Time:        4:00 p.m.

THURSDAY, 21ST JUNE, 2018
(i)    Event:    Convocation Lecture
Lecturer:    Professor Peter Okebukola, OFR (Former Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC) & Pro-Chancellor, Crawford University, Igbesa, Ogun State)

    Topic:         Can the dry bones rise again? a peep into the Revitalization
Story of the Nigerian University System
Venue:    Main Auditorium                                                     Time: 12:00 Noon

(ii)    Event:    Alumni Night                    Venue:    3,000-Seater Lecture Theatre         Time:     4:00 p.m.

FRIDAY, 22ND JUNE, 2018
(I)    Event:    Conferment of First Degrees  and Award of Prizes Venue:    University Main Auditorium       Time:   10:00 a.m

(ii)    Event:    Dinner for the friends of the University             Venue:     New Senate Chamber           Time:    4.00p.m

SATURDAY, 23RD JUNE, 2018
(I)    Event:    Award of Honorary Degree, Conferment of Higher Degrees,

Postgraduate Diplomas and Award of Prizes

Venue:    University Main Auditorium                                                Time:    10.00 a.m.

GENERAL INFORMATION
(I)    The Convocation ceremonies will involve the students who graduated from the University in the 2016 /2017 academic session in all programmes.

(ii)    Academic robes  and invitation cards will be available for collection from Faculty Officers/Secretaries of Faculties/Schools/ /Programmes  from Monday, 11th June, 2018 upon payment of the following prescribed charges (excluding commission):

First Degree/Diplomas        –    N  7,500.00        Master’s/Post Graduate Diplomas    –    N12,500.00

Ph.D. Degree            –    N25,000.00

METHOD OF PAYMENT

(a)    Kindly pay the stipulated amount into EKSU IGR Account No. 1008844821 in any branch of UBA Plc stating clearly your Name, Matriculation Number, Faculty, Department and year of graduation at the top of the Teller.

(b)    The printed receipt of payment for robes should be kept intact as it will be required for collection of certificates/transcripts in future.

(iii)    The deadline  for the submission of academic robes is Tuesday, 19th June, 2018, after which a late submission charge of Two Thousand, Five Hundred Naira (N2,500.00) per day will be paid.

(iv)    Damage or loss of an academic robe will attract a penalty of N50,000.



(I)      Granduands who have completed their clearance will be eligible to collect  their certificates during convocation with the payment of Fifteen Thousand Naira (N15,000) only.  The payment of fifteen thousand naira (N15,000) is a concession for those who attend the convocation ceremonies only.  The amount will revert to N25,000 after the Convocation Ceremonies.



REQUIREMENTS:

Original Statement of Result/Notification of Result;
Student’s Identity Card or letter of Identification from the Department;
Two Passport Photographs;
Payment of N15,000 into EKSU IGR Account Number (UBA)1008844821
Evidence of Clearance from (a) Alumni Office;  (b) Advancement Centre and (c) Academic Affairs office
INVITATION CARDS FOR GRADUATING STUDENTS

Each graduand is entitled to two invitation cards.  The invitation cards and a set of academic robe would be available for collection on presentation of receipt.  Convocation Brochure will be distributed to accredited graduating students inside the hall.

The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Samuel Oye Bandele congratulates the  graduating students on behalf of the University     Community and wishes all participants a wonderful ceremony.

              Professor (Mrs.) C. O. Akomolafe                        Akin Arogundade, Esq

                Chairman,  Ceremonies Committee                            Registrar

LASPOTECH Announces 2018/2019 Full Time HND Admission



Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates for admission into the Full-Time 2-year Higher National Diploma programmes of Lagos State polytechnic for 2018/2019 Academic Session.



FULOKOJA's Admission to Postgraduate Programmes (M.Sc., M.A. and Ph.D.) 2018/2019 Academic Session


Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into Full-Time/Part-Time Postgraduate programmes leading to the award of either Master degree or Ph.D degree in the various Faculties and in the areas specified under each Department of the Federal University Lokoja:
S/N
Faculty/Department
Programme
A.
Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
1. 
Department of Political Science
M.Sc. Political Science
Master in Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Philosophy (M.Phil) in Political Science
Master of Legislative Studies
Ph.D Political Science
2. 
Department of Economics
M.Sc Economics
Ph.D Economics
3.
Department of Geography
M.Sc. Geography
Ph.D Geography
4.
Department of English & Literary Studies
M.A. English Language
M.A. Literature-in-English
Ph.D. English Language
Ph.D. Literature-in-English
5.
Department of History & International Studies
M.A. History & Int. Studies
Master in Peace & Conflict Studies (MPCS)
Master in Development Studies (MDS)
Ph.D. History & Int. Studies
B.
Faculty of Science
1.
Department of Mathematical Sciences
M.Sc. Mathematics
Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in Pure & Applied Mathematics
Ph.D. in Pure & Applied Mathematics
2. 
Department of Computer Science
M.Sc. Computer Science
Ph.D. Computer Science
3.
Department of Geology
M.Sc Geology
Ph.D. Geology
4.
Department of Chemistry
M.Sc. Chemistry
Ph.D Chemistry
5.
Department of Physics
M.Sc Physics
Ph.D. Physics
6.
Department of Biological Sciences
M.Sc Applied Parasitology
M.Sc. Environmental Biology
M.Sc. Conservation Biology
Ph.D. Parasitology

1. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
  • Masters Degree (Academic and Professional)
The Master degree programme runs for a minimum period of 4 semesters and a maximum period of 6 semesters for full-time candidates; a minimum period of 6 semesters and a maximum period of 8 semesters for part-time candidates. All Master Degree Programmes are by coursework. The following may qualify for the Master Degree admission:
  • Graduates of Federal University Lokoja or other recognized institutions who have obtained the approved degree of Bachelor with at least second-class division or its equivalent or candidates with University degree and appropriate Postgraduate Diploma of Federal University Lokoja or other recognized institutions with at least a credit level pass.
(ii) Candidates with only Bachelor’s degree in Third Class division and a relevant Postgraduate
      Diploma
(iii) Candidates whose degrees are unclassified with average of “C” or 50% or above. Such candidates may be subjected to qualifying tests.
(iv) Candidates must possess five (5) relevant O’Level credits including English and Mathematics.
(v). NYSC Discharge/Exemption Certificate
 (vi). Candidates may be required to pass examination set by departments to which they are seeking admission to determine their suitability for postgraduate work.
(vii). Candidates who hold qualifications other than the ones listed above, which are acceptable to the Board of the School of Postgraduate Studies and Senate of the University.

  • Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.)
The Master of Philosophy degree programme is available only to full-time candidates. It runs for a minimum period of two (2) semesters and a maximum period of four (4) semesters. Candidates in this category are eligible for conversion to Ph.D. To be eligible for conversion for the Ph.D. programme, candidates are expected to score not less than 4.00 CGPA at the end of the first session. The following may qualify for Master of Philosophy admission:
  • Graduates of Federal University Lokoja or other recognized institutions who have obtained a Master degree (Academic) with a CGPA of less than 3.0 on a 4-point scale or less than 4.0 on 5-point scale.
(ii) Holders of a Master degree (Academic) in a cognate discipline with a CGPA of 4 and above.
(iii) Candidates must possess five (5) relevant O’Level credits including English and Mathematics.
(iv) NYSC Discharge/Exemption Certificate
(v) Candidates who hold qualifications other than the ones listed above, which are acceptable to the Board of the School of Postgraduate Studies and Senate of the University.

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
The Ph.D. degree programme runs for a minimum period of sis (6) semesters and a maximum period of ten (10) semesters. Relevant courses will be taken for the Ph.D. full-time studies where prescribed and a Thesis is required at the end of the Ph.D. programme. The following may qualify for the Doctor of Philosophy admission:
  • Graduates of Federal University Lokoja and other recognized institutions who have obtained good Master degree (Academic) with a CGPA of not less than 4.0 on a 5-point scale or 3.0 on a 4-point scale appropriate to the proposed area of study.
(ii) Graduates of Federal University Lokoja and other recognized institutions who have obtained Master of Philosophy degree appropriate to the proposed area of study.
(iii) In addition to (i) and (ii) above, candidates must possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Second Class lower division.
(iv) Candidates must possess five (5) relevant O’Level credits including English and Mathematics.
  • NYSC Discharge/Exemption Certificate
(vi) Candidates who hold qualifications other than the ones listed above, which are acceptable to the Board of the School of Postgraduate Studies and Senate of the University.

RSUST Announces 30th Convocation Ceremony Schedule

The Management of the Rivers State University of Science and Technology (RSUST) invites the Public, Parents, Guardians and in particular Graduands to the 30th Convocation Ceremonies of the Institution for the conferment of Higher and Bachelors’ Degrees, Emeritus Professors and award of Postgraduate Diplomas and Prizes to deserving graduands.
The 30th Convocation Ceremony of the University is scheduled to hold on Tuesday, 26th June, 2018 by 9.30 a.m., at the Convocation Arena. It will be a week-long Ceremony and details of the programme of events are as follows:-



Sunday, 17 June 2018

UNILORIN Announces Jupeb Admission Form and Guidelines for 2018/2019 Academic Session

The University of Ilorin Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board wishes to inform the public, that the Unilorin JUPEB admission form for the 2018/2019 academic session is out.

All interested candidates are to take note of the following:

For those who do not know about the JUPEB programme, it stands for “Joint Universities Preliminary Examinations Board (JUPEB)”, and it is a national examination body which is approved by the Federal Government of Nigeria. The JUPEB Board is solely responsible for conducting common and standard examinations for candidates who have been exposed to a minimum of one-year approved learning in the University, and are currently seeking Direct Entry admissions into 200 level in Nigerian Universities.

Unilorin JUPEB Admission Requirements:

All interested applicants must possess credit passes in at least five (5)  relevant O’Level subjects (which must include the following):

English Language, Mathematics and any other three O’Level subjects in WASC/SSCE, NECO, NABTEB and its equivalent, in not more than two sittings.

Candidates awaiting results can also apply for the Unilorin JUPEB Programme.

All interested applicants are expected to register for a combination of 3 subjects out of the 16 subjects.   These three subjects must be according to their proposed course of study in the University.

The deadline for registration is 31st August, 2018.

2. JUPEB SUBJECT COMBINATIONS

Below is the list of approved subject combinations for a successful JUPEB registration.

1.Biology, Chemistry, Physics

2.Agricultural Sciences, Chemistry, Physics

3.Economics, Government, Literature-in-English

4.Government, Literature-in-English, Islamic Religious Studies

5.Business Management, Economics, Government

6.Literature-in-English, Economics, Yoruba

7Literature-in-English, Economics, Music

8.Literature-in-English, Economics, History

9.Economics, Geography, Literature-in-English

10.Economics, Geography, Mathematics

11.Government, Mathematics, Physics

12.Government, Literature-in-English, Christian Religious Studies

13.Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics

14.Mathematics, Physics, Geography

15.Chemistry, Physics, Economics

16.Literature-in-English, Economics, Christian Religious Studies

17.Accounting, Economics, Geography

18.Accounting, Economics, Government

19.Christian Religious Studies, Government, Economics

20.Islamic Religious Studies, Government, Economics

21.Economics, Government, Mathematics

22.Business Studies, Economics, Geography

23.French, Government, Literature-in-English



3. Procedures for Unilorin Unilorin JUPEB Admission Registration

Please follow step by step the procedures below, which will show you, how to get started.

Step 1.Visit https://uiljupeb.unilorin.edu.ng/

Step 2.All candidates should take note of this important information: you are expected to have a valid e-mail address and phone number.

Step 3.Sign up:  You are required to fill the “sign up registration form” with your correct details.

Step 4.Account Confirmation:  Confirm your account via the e-mail sent to your inbox.   The confirmation link will be sent through the E-mail ID you used for registration.

Step 5.After you must have confirmed your e-mail, log in to your account.

Step 6.Online Application Payment:  All candidates are required to pay a sum of N25,000.0 for application/registration.

Step 7.Complete the Bio-Data form.

Important Information

All candidates are required and expected to check the website from time to

time for the actual date of the entrance examination and other relevant

information.

AUCHI POLY'S Updated Entry Level Requirements for 2017/2018 Academic Session


The departmental entry requirement (SSCE) has been updated. Check for your desired course Entry Level Requirements before you apply for HND programme. See the attached file for more information.

FUOYE Publishes Updated Academic Calendar for 2017/2018 Academic Session

The management of the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) has released the first and second semester academic calendar for the 2017/2018 academic session.

FUOYE Academic Calendar – 2nd Semester.

DATES
EVENTS
Monday, 25th June, 2018
SECOND SEMESTER 2017/2018/ Lectures begins
Friday, 5th October, 2018
Lectures Ends
Monday, 8th – 12th Oct., 2018
Revision Week
Monday, 15th October, 2018
Second Semester Examinations Begins
Friday, 2nd November, 2018
Second Semester Examinations ends
Friday, 14th December, 2018
End of 2017/2018 Academic Session
SUMMARY OF SECOND SEMESTER 2017/2018 ACADEMIC SESSION
Lectures                                                   15 Weeks
Revision                                                      1 Week
Examination                                                3 Weeks
Total                                                        19 Weeks

FUOYE Academic Calendar – 1st Semester.

DATES
EVENTS
Friday 8th December, 2017
Resumption & Registration For Fresh & Returning Students
Monday 18th December, 2017
Orientation Programme for fresh Students begins
Wednesday 20th December, 2017
Orientation Programme for fresh Students Ends
Friday 22nd December, 2017
Christmas Break
Friday 5th January, 2018
Resumption from Christmas and New Year break
Monday 8th January, 2018
Lectures begin for Fresh Students
Monday 8th January, 2018
Registration for Returning Students begins Resumption/Registration for Students from SIWEP
Friday 12th January, 2018
Registration for Returning Students Ends
Monday 15th January, 2018
Lectures begins for All Returning Students
Monday 15th January, 2018
Late Registration for Students Returning from SIWEP begins
Friday 19th January, 2018
Late Registration for Students Returning from SIWEP ends
Friday 19th January, 2018
Registration for Fresh Students Ends/Late Registration Ends for all Students
Friday, 2nd February 2018
Matriculation Ceremony
Friday 27th April, 2018
Lectures ends for All Students
Monday 30th – Friday 4th May, 2018
Revision Week for All Students
Monday 7th May, 2018
First Semester Examination begins for All Students
Friday, 8th, June, 2018
First Semester Examination Ends for All Students
 End of First Semester 2017/2018 Academic Session.
Friday 8th June – Monday 25th June, 2018
First Semester Break
SUMMARY OF FIRST SEMESTER 2017/2018 ACADEMIC SESSION
Registration of fresh & returning students/
Orientation of fresh Students                  5 Weeks(Including Christmas and New Year break
Lectures                                                15 Weeks
Revision                                                  1 Week
Examinations                                          4 Weeks
Total                                                25 Weeks