UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (HDRC) IN COLLABORATION WITH CENTRE FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND SYSTEMS (CITS).

Date posted : Fri 23 Sep 2016

                                                                    UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS
                                           HUMAN RESOURCES DEVELOPMENT CENTRE (HDRC)

               IN COLLABORATION WITH CENTRE FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND SYSTEMS (CITS).

                                                                              ANNOUNCES
ADMISSION INTO DIPLOMA IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FOR THE 2016/2017 ACADEMIC SESSION
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into  Diploma in Information Technology, Centre for Information Technology and Systems, University of Lagos forthe 2016/2017 SESSION.

OBJECTIVES OF THE PROGRAMME
The objectives of this course are as follows:
·   Equip students with competence and the confidence to evaluate ICT requirements in Business and implement effective ICT solutions.
·   Produce competent, well-rounded and industry-ready students capable of formal employment in the ICT industry,research Institution or any other relevant private and public sectors.
·   Equip student with skills necessary to use ICT proficiently in day-to-day business activities.
               
FOR WHOM
WAEC holders, ONDs, Graduates and employees of ICT firms who which to acquire more knowledge in IT.
 
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
For consideration for admission into the programme, candidates are required to have any of the following academic qualifications:
 
·     GCE/WASC/WASSCEO/Lwith at least credit in MATHEMATICS, a PASS in ENGLISH LANGUAGE including passes in three other subjects at not more than two sitting.
·     Mature candidates (30 years and above) with experience in any ICT profession, who may not have all the requisite academic qualifications, but whose organizations stand to benefit from the programme.
 
DURATION   -                     9 months

COURSE CONTENTS:
*Communication Studies                                          *Web Technology
*Programming                                                           *System |Analysis and Design
*Mathematics for Information Technology                 *Use of Packages
*Networking Fundamentals                                        *Accounting Packages
*Computer Systems Architecture                                *Project Management
*Database Design and Implementation
 
COURSE FEES
N60, 500 for Tuition and N19, 500 for Course Materials
 
APPLICATION FEE AND METHOD OF APPLICATION
i.      Applicants are expected to visit the HRDC portal http//:hrdc.unilag.edu.ng to fill the pre-application form.  (Content of the pre-application form include Surname, First Name, Middle name, E-mail 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.     Applicants should take their print out containing the payment reference number to any of the designated banks (Ecobank, Access Bank, First Bank and Wema Bank) on the University campus to make payment. (Application Fee N7,500)
iii.    After payment, applicants should return to the payment portal, click the application form link, login with the payment Reference Number and the Surname (in lower and strictly as provided in the pre-application form) as password to access the application form

Kindly note the following:
i.    Only application payments that the bank has confirmed receipt will have access to the application form.  Applicants who experience challenges may return to the bank where payment was made to request that their payment be posted.  (Notification of payment receipt shall be sent to applicants who have paid.)
ii.   The password will be as provided in the Surname field in lower case; errors in filling of surname must therefore be reflected in the password used.
iii.  If payment is not made five (5) days after obtaining Payment Reference Number (voucher); the pre-application would be DECLINED.  Applicants will then be expected to refill the pre-application form to obtain a new Payment Reference Number (voucher).

After completion of application form, printed copies should be submitted at the HRDC Secretariat not later tha twelve weeks from the date of the advert with the following documents:
·         Original printout and a photocopy of the application form.
·         Two (2) photocopies of Birth Certificate
·         Two (2) photocopies of Reference Number printout
·         Original copy and a photocopy of N7,500.00 teller
·         Two (2) photocopies of credentials
 
ADMISSION LETTERS: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 ENQUIRIES, PLEASE CONTACT

Deputy Registrar,                                                                         Programme Coordinator,           
Human Resources Development Centre,                                         Centre for Information Technology and Systems
(By the 2nd gate of the University)                                    or            Room 207,
University of Lagos, Akoka,  Lagos                                                  University of Lagos.                           
Tel:  08058330206, 08032110264, 08077310103                                 Tel: 08028990660
                                                                                                       
 

                                                                  Dr. (Mrs.) Taiwo F. Ipaye, FNIM.
                                                           Registrar and Secretary to the Council
 

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