Kwara State University, also known as KWASU, is the 77th university to be registered by the Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC). It is the 95th university to be recognized in Nigeria. The university was Established by the administration of Dr. Bukola Saraki in 2009, and envisioned to be more than a typical university in Nigeria. It ... Continue Reading
Kwara State University, also known as KWASU, is the 77th university to be registered by the Nigerian Universities Commission (NUC). It is the 95th university to be recognized in Nigeria.
The university was Established by the administration of Dr. Bukola Saraki in 2009, and envisioned to be more than a typical university in Nigeria. It was designed to be a center for community service and entrepreneurship. In a country where the fundamental values of volunteerism and community involvement are yet to be fully embraced, The university recognises itself as a part of a community,and has the position of a Director for Community Development for the purpose of mobilizing the community, setting assessment strategies, and identifying the needs within the community so that lecturers can use their expertise to impact directly on the communities.
Programme Description:Kwara State University (KWASU) invites applications from qualified candidates for admission into the Diploma in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) programme for 2014/2015 academic session.
The Diploma Programme in Information and communication technology is a 15month accelerated (no break) program leading to the award of the Diploma in Information and Communication Technology with specialization in courses as listed below.
Upon completion graduates may work as professionals in various industries while others may choose to proceed for the Degree Programme at the Kwara State University via direct entry to 200 Level in their chosen specialization.
This program is designed to meet the challenges and opportunities presented by advances in information technology, mass communication and business information technologies respectively.
The program provides breadth of knowledge and skills in the information technology (IT) area for application in a business context, as well as the opportunity for you to specialize and attain a high level of expertise in specific areas.
1. Information Technology
2. Mass Communication Technology
3. Business Information Technology
All candidates must have at least five (5) ‘O level credits in relevant subjects, including Mathematics and English. Result combinations in two sittings will be considered.
Direct Entry Requirements upon Completion:
Having completed the Diploma Programme, students who intend to proceed into the degree Programme at the University would be admitted into 200 Level at the Kwara State University (KWASU) based on merit or may proceed to any University of their choice across the country.
All qualified students must meet a minimum grade of 3.0 to get admitted directly into the degree programme. Graduates will also be required to take relevant A’ level courses within the program after which they would be admitted into the degree programme.
Application Fee: N10, 000 only –
Visit our website at: www.kwasu.edu.ng and click on “Apply Online for the Kwasu Diploma in Information Technology”
Application Closing Date: February 28th,2015
Screening Date: March 4th, 2015
Lecture Starts: March 9th, 2015
For more information please visit the Kwara State University, Center for Innovative Technology, Malete. Ilorin, Kwara State.
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Courtesy – Nigerian Scholars Team
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