UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT CENTRE IN COLLABORATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

Date posted : Fri 23 Sep 2016

                                                                      UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS
                                                     HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT CENTRE
                                                 
                                          IN COLLABORATION WITH 
THE DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH
 
                                                                                  ANNOUNCES
ADMISSION INTO 
DIPLOMA IN ENGLISH FOR PROFESSIONALS (DEP) AND EXECUTIVE DIPLOMA IN ENGLISH FOR PROFESSIONALS (EDEP) [2016/2017]
 
PERIOD – October 2016 – September 2017 [Saturdays ONLY]
 
The Human Resources Development Centre invites application from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the following programmes for the 2016/2017 session.
1. Diploma in English for Professionals (DEP)
2. Executive Diploma in English for Professionals (EDEP)
 
1. DIPLOMA IN ENGLISH FOR PROFESSIONALS (DEP)
FOR WHOM: Administrators and Secretaries in Federal and State Civil Service, Personal Assistants, Private, Personal and Confidential Secretaries in Business and Industry, Public Relations and Protocol Officers, Banking and Finance Officers, Legal Practitioners, Accounting Officers, Insurance Officers, Senior Security Officers, Church Ministers and Imams, Islamic Clerics or Preachers, Media Practitioners/Journalists and other Professionals.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: In order to be eligible, an applicant is required to have at least one of the following qualifications:

(a) WASSC/SSSC or equivalent with credit in English Language and passes in four other subjects at not more than two sittings, or
(b) GCE (‘O’Level) or equivalent with credit in English Language and pasess in four other subjects at not more than two sittings,
(c) A first degree of the University of Lagos or any other comparable institution
    approved by the Senate;
(d) Candidates who are above 30 years of age and who have acquired not less than 5 
     years experience in relevant fields may be admitted as mature candidates despite the deficiency in the
     minimum entry requirements of (a) – (c) above.
 
COURSE BENEFITS: Each candidate becomes professionally proficient and confident in spoken and written English to achieve higher productivity at work.

COURSE FEES: N65, 000.00 for tuition fee and N10, 000.00 for Course Material

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2. EXECUTIVE DIPLOMA IN ENGLISH FOR PROFESSIONALS (EDEP)
FOR WHOM: Executive Administrators and Secretaries in Federal and State Civil Service, Personal Assistants (PA), Private, Personal and Confidential Secretaries in Business and Industry, Members of National and State House of Assemblies, Local Government Chairmen and Women, University Lecturers and Administrators, Public Relations Officers, Protocol Officers and Managers, Executive Politicians, Legal Practitioners, Media Men and Women, Military and Law Enforcement Officers (Police, Customs, NDLEA, Immigration, Prisons etc.),  Accounting Officers, Insurance Officers, Surveyors, Engineers, Estate Managers, Scientists, Church Ministers and Muslim Clerics and other professionals.
 
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: In order to be eligible, an applicant is required to have at least one of the following qualifications:
(a) A Diploma in English for Professional’s (DEP) certificate of the University of Lagos or any other recognized  Diploma of other comparable institution approved by the Senate.
(b) A first degree or a second degree of the University of Lagos or any other comparable institution approved by the Senate; or
(c) GCE (‘A’ Level) or equivalent with passes in two or three subjects including English Language;
(d) GCE (’O’ Level) or equivalent with credits in at least five subjects including English Language;
(e) WASSC/SSSC or equivalent with credits in at least five subjects including English Language.
 
COURSE BENEFITS: This is a specially designed programme for Executive leaders in business, industry and other sectors of the economy. The candidate will be enriched such that he or she becomes professionally proficient and confident in spoken and written English while appropriate instructions will be given to enhance participant’s effectiveness at work.
 
COURSE FEES: N120,000.00 for tuition fee and N10,000.00 for course Materials and Equipment.
 
GENERAL INFORMATION FOR DEP AND EDEP.  Duration: Two Semesters.
 
COURSE PRESENTATION: Lectures, Tutorials, Audio and Video Presentations, Film Shows, Case Studies and Project-Writing.
 
PAYMENT PROCEDURE: Both fees are payable to the Human Resources Development Centre, University of Lagos, On Line, via University of Lagos website URL http:www.unilag.edu.ng using ATM/Cash Card that may be obtainable at any branch of First Bank, Eco Bank, Wema Bank, Access Bank. Full details of On-line payment procedures are available in the Human Resources Development Centre e-payment manual to be issued to successful candidates.
 
METHOD OF APPLICATION:
i. Applicants are expected to visit the HRDC portal http://hrdcunilag.edu.ngto fill the pre-application form (Content of pre-application form include Surname, First name, Middle name, Email address and Mobile number). Upon successful completion of the pre-application form, the applicant will be issued a Payment Reference Number which should be printed out.
ii. Applicant should take their print out containing the payment reference number to any of the HRDC application collecting banks (Ecobank, Access Bank, First Bank and Wema Bank) on the University campus to make payment of seven thousand and five hundred naira (N7500).
iii. After payment, applicants should return to the payment portal, click the application form link and log in with the Payment Reference Number and Surname (in lower case and strictly as provided in the pre-application form) as password to access the application form.
N.B.: Kindly note the following
  • Only application payments that the bank has confirmed receipt of will have access to the application form
  • After completion of application form printed copies should be submitted to the HRDC secretariat with the following documents.
       Original print out and a photocopy of  Application form
       Reference Number print out
       2 photocopies of Birth Certificate
       2 photocopies of N7500 tellers
       2 photocopies of credentials
 
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORMS AND COLLECTION OF ADMISSION LETTERS
Completed application forms should be submitted to Human Resources Development Centre Secretariat not later than twelve weeks from this publication. Admission letters for shortlisted candidates are to be printed online. Please note that letters of admission will not be posted to individual candidates. For further information, please contact:

 
The Director,                                                   or                      Programme Coordinator,
Human Resources Development Centre                                   Room B309A,
(By the University Second Gate)                                               Faculty of Arts, University of Lagos, Yaba,
University of Lagos, Akoka, Lagos                                           Tel. 08033912012/08034238100/08035713787
Tel: 08058330206, 08032110264, 08077310103                             (Direct Lines 4932660 (Ext. 1366; 2325)
   
                                                     
                                                     Dr. (Mrs.) Taiwo Folashade Ipaye, FNIM

                                                         Registrar and Secretary to Council
 

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