ADMISSION INTO PART-TIME DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES

PREAMBLE

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates for admission into the underlisted Part-Time Diploma Programmes in Lagos State University for 2018/2019 Academic Session.
(I) FACULTY OF EDUCATION
DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN KINETICS, SPORTS AND HEALTH EDUCATION
DIPLOMA IN PHYSICAL AND HEALTH EDUCATION (2 YEARS)
Candidates who possess any of the following qualifications are eligible to apply for admission into the 2-year Diploma in Physical and Health Education Programme:
Senior Secondary School Certificate with at least three (3) Credit Passes
ii.    Grade II Teachers Certificate with at least three (3) Merit Passes
iii. General Certificate of Education (GCE) with at least three (3) Credit Passes at O’ Level.
iv. Mature Candidates not less than 35 years of age who are also International/National athlete with Medals/Certificates can benefit from the Programme with at least two (2) Credits in GCE

DIPLOMA IN NURSERY AND PRIMARY EDUCATION (2 YEARS)
Teachers with Grade II or other qualifications recognized in Nursery and Primary Education who have at least three (3) years experience in teaching;
ii. Candidates with three (3) Credit passes at Ordinary Level and at least a pass in English Language;
iii. Mature Candidates of not less than 35 years of age, but, who do not have the required three (3) Credit passes and are presently in the Primary Schools may be considered.
iv. Candidates with Passes in N.C.E

DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION
DIPLOMA IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE (2 YEARS)
i. Candidates with four (4) Credits at not more than two (2) sittings to include English Language at the Senior Secondary School Certificate, West African School Certificate, General Certificate of Education or National Examination Council (NECO) Certificate.
ii. Candidates with merits in four (4) subjects including English Language at not more than two (2) sittings in Grade II Teacher’s Certificate.
iii. There shall be a qualifying examination and interview for all applicants to be conducted by the University through the joint planning and coordination by the University Library and the Faculty of Education.
(II)   FACULTY OF ARTS
 DIPLOMA IN MUSIC (2 YEARS)
The Lagos State University minimum entry requirement into the Diploma in Music Programme is as follows:
i. Credit passes in at least three (3) O’Level subjects
ii. A minimum of merit pass at Grade 3 Level in ABRSM or MUSON Examination is acceptable for the programme
iii. Applicants, by whichever mode they seek admission, must satisfy the Department of their basic musical aptitude and competence at a specially conducted Departmental audition. This consists of written (theoretical), practical (playing of various instruments, singing etc) as well as aural examinations. Candidates are recommended for admission only after they might have passed the audition.

DIPLOMA IN THEATRE ARTS (2 YEARS)
Candidates intending to be admitted for the programme must obtain:
i. Credit passes in the SSCE or GCE O’ Level Examination or its equivalent in four (4) subjects including English Language;
ii. Credit passes in Teachers Grade II Examination including English Language and Social Studies. Credit in Literature in English will be an added advantage;
iii. Waivers shall be given to mature candidates (not less than 35years) with other Certificates but who have three (3) years experience in Theatre and Media Arts Practice and with a recommendation from renowned Professionals;
iv. A good grade in the entry examination

DIPLOMA IN CHRISTIAN STUDIES (2 YEARS)
Candidates must have obtained:
i. Credit passes in GCE/WASC, NECO O’ Level Examination in three (3) subjects, including Christian Religious Studies;
ii. Three (3) merit passes in the Teacher Grade II Examination including Christian Religious Studies;
iii. Certificates / Diploma of Theological Institutions
iv. Mature Candidates (not less than 35 years old) with less or other Certificates but who have relevant experience;
v. A good grade in the entrance examination

DIPLOMA IN PHILOSOPHY
Candidates for admission into the Diploma in Philosophy should normally possess at least one (1) of the following:
Four (4) Credit passes at not more than two (2) Sittings to include English at SSCE/WASC/GCE/NECO Certificate.
Candidates with five (5) Credit passes in WASC, NECO or GCE or TC II with at least a pass in English Language.
Candidates with Merits in four (4) subjects including English Language at not more than two (2) Sittings in      Grade  II Teacher’s Certificate.
Mature Candidates who are 30 years old and above with three (3) Credit passes which must include English Language.

DIPLOMA IN YORUBA COMMUNICATION ARTS
A minimum of three (3) Credit passes in SSCE/GCE
A minimum of three (3) Merits in Teacher Grade II Examination
The three (3) Credit passes in (a) or three (3) Merit in (b) above must include Yoruba. A Credit pass in English Language or a Pass in A/L Literature will be an added advantage.
Mature Candidates with lower qualifications and at least ten (10) years work experience in relevant professions may be considered for admission. Tests or oral interviews may be conducted for such Candidates to determine their suitability.

DIPLOMA IN ISLAMIC STUDIES (2 YEARS)
i. Candidates must have Merit/Credit Level pass at the Thanawiyyah Certificate level of Standard Ilmiyyah Schools.
ii. Credit Level Passes of the Al-l’dadiyyah Certificate of Standard Ilmiyyah Schools.
iii. Three (3) Credit passes in GCE/WASC O’ Level Examination in three (3) subjects including Arabic Language Religion and Islamic knowledge.
iv. Candidates who have attained the age of 35 years and above and have acquired wide experience in Arabic Language and Islamic Religious Knowledge with minimum of Ibtida“Iyyah Certificate or evidence of Ul-Quran with very good performances in the qualifying examination.
v. Candidates with additional evidence of good grade in qualifying examination will be given preference.

DIPLOMA IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND STRATEGIC STUDIES (2 YEARS)
i. Candidates must possess four (4) credit passes in WASSCE/NECO/GCE or TC II including English Language and History or Government.
ii. Mature candidates not less than 30 years old with three (3) credit passes including English and History or Government with relevant experience in diplomatic, paramilitary, law enforcement agencies and the Mass media will be considered for admission.

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMME IN FILM STUDIES (2 YEARS)
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Candidates should possess at least four (4) credit passes in relevant subjects in Arts, Natural Science and Social Sciences at not more than two (2) sittings at GCE/SSCE/WASC/NECO. Credit pass in English Language will be an added advantage.
WAIVER:
1. Holders of TC II (Teachers Grade II) Certificates with at least three (3) passes in relevant subjects are eligible to apply.
2. Mature Candidates not less than 30 years old with other Certificates and at least five (5) years cognate experience in their chosen course of study are also eligible to apply.

(III)   FACULTY OF LAW
 DIPLOMA IN LAW (2 YEARS)
i. Candidates must have at least four (4) Credit passes at SSCE/GCE/NECO or its equivalent including English Language.
ii. Mature Candidates of not less than 35 years of age with at least a Pass in English Language or Mathematics with Ten (10) years working experience at managerial level may be considered.

(IV)    FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCES
         DIPLOMA IN ECONOMICS STUDIES (2 YEARS)
i. Credit passes in, at least four (4) subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Economics, and any other subject in the SSCE/NECO/GCE Ordinary Level or its equivalent.
ii. A Professional Certificate in Technology, Business Administration, Banking, Accounting, Law, Marketing, Finance, Insurance and holders of related Professional Certificates.
iii. Mature Candidates of not less than 35 years of age with qualification below the minimum requirements of four (4) Credit Passes which must include English Language and Mathematics or at least a pass in either of these but with not less than ten (10) years cognate working experience may be considered.

DIPLOMA IN SOCIAL WORK AND ADMINISTRATION (2 YEARS)
An applicant for admission into the Diploma in Social Work and Administration shall be required to possess any of the following qualifications.
i. Senior Secondary School Certificate with at least four (4) Credit Passes including English Language.
ii. GCE O’ Level with at least four (4) credit passes including English Language.
iii. SSCE or GCE O’ Level with at least three (3) Credit Passes and a Minimum of 30 years of age.
iv. Officers from the Ministry of Social Welfare, Religious Organization, Media, Local Government Service, Security Agencies among others.
v. Any other interested Candidates with OND/NCE/B.SC Certificates or equivalent qualifications.

DIPLOMA IN CRIME MANAGEMENT STUDIES (2 YEARS)
An applicant for admission into the Diploma in Crime Management Studies shall be required to possess any of the following qualification.
i. Senior Secondary School Certificate with at least four (4) Credit Passes including English Language.
ii. GCE O’ Level with at least four (4) Credit Passes including English Language.
iii. SSCE or GCE O’level with at least three (3) Credit Passes and a minimum of 30 years of age,
iv. Officers from the rank of Assistant Superintendent or equivalent.
v. Any other interested Candidates with OND/NCE/B.SC Certificates or equivalent qualifications.

 IV. FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
DIPLOMA IN PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (2 YEARS)
i Prospective Candidates for Diploma in Public Administration must possess the West Africa School Certificate/Senior Secondary School Certificate, NECO or GCE Ordinary Level or its equivalent with a minimum of four (4) Credit Passes including English Language.
ii. Mature Candidates who do not possess the minimum entry requirements but who can prove that they have sufficient work experience in Public Administration may be admitted, such candidates must have attained the age of 35 years, at least.

DIPLOMA IN INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS AND HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT (2 YEARS)
i. Credit passes in at least four (4) subjects including English Language, Mathematics, Economics, Government and any other subject in the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, WAEC/NECO, GCE O’ Level or its equivalent.
ii. Mature Candidates of not less than 35 years of age with at least a pass in either English Language or Mathematics plus Credit Passes in three (3) relevant subjects may be considered.
iii. Four (4) Credit passes which must include English Language and Mathematics or at least a pass in either Mathematics or English but with not less than Ten (10) years cognate work experience may also be considered
iv. Four (4) Credit passes in Teachers Grade II/WAEC Technical/NABTEB Certificate for Candidates who are not less than 35 years of age. A minimum of Ten (10) years cognate work experience is required.

DIPLOMA IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Candidates must possess four (4) O’ Level Credit Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Economics and any other subject from Physical and Social Sciences.

DIPLOMA IN MARKETING (2 YEARS)
Candidates for the Diploma in Marketing are required to possess four (4) O’Level Credit Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Marketing, Commerce, Economics and any other subject from Physical & Social Sciences.

DIPLOMA IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP (2 YEARS)
Candidates for the Diploma in Entrepreneurship should possess four (4) O’Level Credit Passes in English Language, Mathematics, Commerce and/or Economics and any other subject from Physical or Social Sciences.
(VI)     FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
  DIPLOMA IN CHEMICAL & POLYMER ENGINEERING (2 YEARS)
a. Four (4) O’ Level Credit passes including Credit pass in Chemistry and a pass in English Language with any other three (3) Credits in Sciences.
b. NBTE Certificate with credit in Chemistry and a pass in English Language.
c. C & G Final Certificate in relevant Field
d. Mature Candidates not less than 30 years old with relevant work experience with at least two (2) Credit passes of which Chemistry is a must.

DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Credit passes in Physics, Mathematics, English Language and any two (2) of the following subjects: Chemistry, Biology, Economics, Geography and Agricultural Science.
National Technical Certificate in a related subject with a Credit pass.
Candidates aged 30 years and above, who have been working in Mechanical related industry for at least five (5) years, but, do not meet the above requirements may be considered on individual-merit. Such candidates are required to have Credit passes in three (3) subjects which must include Physics, Mathematics and English Language.

DIPLOMA IN ELECTRONIC AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING 
To be considered for admission into Diploma in Electronic and Computer Engineering, Candidates must possess one of the following:
(a) O’ Level with Credit Passes in Physics, Mathematics, English Language and any two (2) of the following subjects: Chemistry, Biology, Economics, Geography and Agricultural Science.
(b) National Technical Certificate in related science subjects with Credit Passes.
(c) Candidates aged 30 years and above, who have been working in Electronic and/or Computer/Telecommunication Industries for at least five (5) but do not meet the requirements in (a) and/or (b) may be considered if such candidates possess Credit passes in three (3) subjects which must include Physics, Mathematics and English Language.

(VII)   SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATION
    DIPLOMA IN COMMUNICATION STUDIES (2 YEARS)
Candidates should possess at least four (4) Credit Passes at SSCE/GCE/NECO or its equivalent including English Language, Literature-in-English and Mathematics and one (1) Credit Pass from Arts, Science and Social Sciences.

(VIII) CENTRE FOR PLANNING STUDIES
            DIPLOMA IN PLANNING STUDIES (2 YEARS)
a. O’ Level Credit passes in four (4) subjects which must include either English Language/Literature-in-English or Mathematics.
b. A pass in English Language or Mathematics with Credit Passes in any other two (2) subjects.
c. OND/NCE/ICAN foundation/ATS/GRD II
d. Mature Candidates not below 35years with not more than one deficiency from (b) above
e. A’ Level passes in at least two (2) subjects. Every A’ Level Credit is an equivalent of O’ Level Credit.
f. Any other qualifications as may be determined by the University Senate from time to time.

2.0 METHOD OF APPLICATION
Application Form for ALL PART – TIME PROGRAMMES are obtainable from the Lagos State University website: www.lasu.edu.ng on the payment of Ten Thousand Naira (N10,000.00) only as application fees through this link:
http://lasu.edu.ng/epayment/sw1_index.phpor
http://xsignia.com/sw_application/newstudents/
Kindly visit xsignia.com/sw application/newstudents/ for other information and procedures for application.
Disclaimer: Any applicant who pays money into any individual/other account/ or through other means aside from the one above, does so to his/her own disadvantage.

Closing date of Application is Four (4) weeks from the date of publication.



Kappo Samuel Olawale 27th LASUSU PRESIDENT Lagos State University A Badagrian A Politician contact@Kappo_Samuel@yahoo.com


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